Minister of Health holds meeting with USAID Mission Director to Philippines
On May 12, Minister of Health S.Enkhbold received U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director to the Philippines Ryan Washburn and other representatives of the agency.
'Youth Employability Landscape Study Mongolia' launched by Lorinet Foundation
Lorinet Foundation launched the 'Youth Employability Landscape Study Mongolia’ on May 10, 2022. The launch event was attended by over 60 representatives from the public and private sectors as well as several participants from the development sector including international NGOs and civil society organizations.
USAID-funded project being implemented on strengthening Mongolia’s COVID-19 response
Save the Children is implementing the project, ‘Technical Assistance to Strengthen the COVID-19 Response in Mongolia under Meeting Targets and Maintaining Epidemic Control (EpiC)’ in cooperation with the nonprofit human development organization, FHI 360, with financing from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
China Matters Documents the Surprising Exploration in Asia’s Biggest Cave
Guizhou Province in China has long been known for its expansive karst landscape. It’s home to towering limestone peaks, deep gorges and cascading waterfalls, but perhaps its most remarkable feature is the underground kingdom of caves that spans through its mountains and below the surface.
Team of researchers begins to conduct study on implementation of syllabuses
One of the objectives that have been reflected in the action program of the Government of Mongolia is to create an internationally-acknowledged general education system in the country. In its framework, a team of researchers from the University of Cambridge are working in Mongolia.
Minister of Road and Transport Development checks progress of Ulaanbaatar-Darkhan autoroad construction
On May 6, Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar became acquainted with the progress of the first and second sections of the Ulaanbaatar-Darkhan autoroad, giving tasks to corresponding officials.
Operations of Legal Committees of Child Rights to be made more accessible
A project on mitigating the impact of COVID-19 by increasing children’s access to justice in Mongolia is being implemented by the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) with funding from the European Union.
Livestock birthing at 72.4 percent nationwide
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. As of today, 20.2 million dams (72.4 percent of a total 27.9 million) have delivered offspring nationwide, with a survival rate currently at 99.1 percent.
National minimum wage rises to MNT 550 thousand
A decision to increase the minimum wage to MNT 550 thousand in 2023 was made at the meeting of the Tripartite National Commission for Labor and Social Concession held yesterday.
Minister puts forth request to continue to implement EU’s Erasmus+ programme
On May 3, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan received Ambassador of the European Union, Head of the EU Delegation to Mongolia Axelle Nicaise.
Electronic signatures begin to be issued for citizens
With the newly amended Law on Electronic Signature coming into effect from May 1, electronic signatures have begun to be issued for citizens from yesterday.
Training on human rights due diligence organized
UNDP released ‘Human Rights Training Facilitation Guide’ in 2021 which served as the basis for the training that provided the participants with knowledge and tools necessary to identify and assess adverse human impacts and risks of business operations, integrate and act upon them.
New international border crossing point to open in Gobi-Altai aimag
Preparations are currently underway to open a new international border crossing point in the country’s Gobi-Altai aimag, which borders Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China.
Citizens start being involved in preventive checkups
Works to involve the population in medical checkups nationwide has started to be carried out from May 1.
INVITATION TO BID
The Ministry of Energy of Mongolia is inviting sealed bids from eligible bidders to the offer “To build Tavantolgoi 450MW Thermal Power Plant including design service, procurement of equipment, construction and commissioning on the basis of turnkey contract”.
Global Green Growth Institute to provide support in sourcing necessary funding for green city
On April 27, Head of the Satellite City and Special Economic Zone Development Agency of the Capital City B.Mendsaikhan held a working meeting with Country Representative for Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Annaka Peterson.
E-learning interactive training platform launched
E-learning interactive training modules were developed to support distance short-term courses devoted for health workers at all levels of hospitals especially, those are working at family, soum and village health centers or primary health care (PHC) centers in the country.
Burgastai - Laoemyao autoroad border checkpoint resumes operations
Starting from April 28, the Burgastai - Laoemyao autoroad border checkpoint has resumed operations.
Roundtable on ways to increase Mongolian exports to Russia held
The participants expressed their gratitude to the Embassy of Mongolia for organizing this event and noted that it would be useful to organize such events on a regular basis to establish contacts between Mongolian businesspeople in Russia and further expand Mongolian business activity in the country.