Mongolian Students to Participate in Model United Nations
Six students from Bayan-Ulgii aimag will take part in the annual program “Model United Nations” of UNICEF held by Harvard University of USA between January 26-29, 2023.
National Contest “Mongolian Calligrapher 2022” Organized for the 26th Year
The winners of the 26th National Contest “Mongolian Calligrapher 2022” were honored at the opening ceremony of the exhibition of the best calligraphy works.
About Seventy Nine Thousand Children Enrolled in the First Grade of Primary School
According to the National Statistics Office, 1413 kindergartens, 859 general educational schools, 77 technical and vocational education and training institutions and 69 universities and colleges are operating in 2022-2023 academic year at the national level.
Child Protection Project to be Implemented in Khovd aimag
The project “Improving Child protection in Cooperation with Schools”, funded by Save the Children, has started in Khovd aimag.
Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry to cooperate with FAO
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry started a joint project on improving food safety and plant protection system with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This project is significant as it is being carried out at a time when the use of pesticides is increasing in the world, especially in Asia, and agricultural land is running out.
UNICEF Launches Educational Mobile Game for Children
UNICEF releases the first ever educational mobile game “Nomadic adventure” in Mongolia which already has over 5000 downloads on Android system alone.
Extrovert Students Tend to be More Creative
“Solving the burning problem of Education ', the 5th academic conference is being held today.
Views Exchanged on Expanding Cooperation with LCCI
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
First Telecommunication Center’s Building Taken Back Under State Ownership
There is an old building beside The Wrestling Palace in 6th Khoroo, Bayanzurkh district. The first Telecommunication Center was operated in this building in 1914 by order of the first Prime Minister of Mongolia T. Namnansuren. The Museum of Communication was also here from 1921-1998.
More than 60 million USD to be invested by UNICEF for child well-being in Mongolia from 2023-2027
MONTSAME News Agency interviewed Mr. Evariste Kouassi-Komlan who was appointed as the UNICEF Representative to Mongolia in November 2021. He has extensive experience with children's issues in the development and complex humanitarian contexts, with a focus on ensuring linkages between climate change and social sectors, and a history of establishing partnerships.
Mongolia Virtually Participates in Indo-Pacific Business Forum
Mongolian government officials, members of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia, and U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia Richard.L Buangan participated in the fifth Indo-Pacific Business Forum, which was held on January 12, 2023.
Mongolian Companies Supply Cashmere to Chanel and Schneiders
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry informed that twelve new cashmere dehairing plants were under construction. Thus, Mongolia will have 43 plants in total once they start operating.
Khangardi Order conferred upon World Bank’s Country Manager for Mongolia
Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar received the World Bank’s Country Manager for Mongolia Andrei Mikhnev, upon the completion of the latter’s term in Mongolia.
Views Exchanged on Organizing Mongolia-Turkey Tourism Forum
In connection with the decision of the Government of Mongolia to declare 2023-2025 as “Years to Visit Mongolia”, the events to promote culture, history, and tourism through auto rallies will be organized in cooperation with the Government of Turkiye.
Period for Exempting Diesel Fuel From Excise Tax Extended
The Government decided to extend the effective period of the resolution on exempting diesel fuel from excise tax until July 1, 2023.
“SUU” JSC Established 12 Cooperatives for Milk Production, Providing MNT 27.8 Billion to Herders
Mongolians consume three times less milk and dairy products on a daily basis than it is recommended by the World Health Organization. Therefore, increasing the consumption of milk and dairy products and opening up the opportunity for people to get adequate nutrients through their daily food is the primary goal of “SUU” JSC, Mongolia's first dairy factory.
UNICEF Donates MNT 2.9 Billion for Pandemic Preparedness and Response
UNICEF Mongolia donated an additional MNT 2.9 billion for Mongolian Pandemic preparedness and responses.
Tourism Events to be Held in Bayan-Ulgii Aimag in 2023
Bayn-Ulgii /Montsame/Bayan-Ulgii. /Montsame/. We’re highlighting the most well known activities and festivals in westernmost Bayan-Ulgii aimag, where Mongolia ethnic minority Kazakh, Tuva, Dörbet Oirat, Uriankhai live.
Guidelines Issued for Citizens Traveling to China
The Chinese Government has made a decision to lift its travel restrictions imposed in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic. Thus, the Zamiin-Uud-Erlian border crossing point by road was reopened yesterday, January 8, and passengers started traveling in both directions between Mongolia and China.
Newly Renovated Border Checkpoint in Zamiin-Uud Opens
The newly renovated border checkpoint complex in Zamiin-Uud, Dornogovi aimag opened on January 8. The renovation of the main building, interior and exterior constructions, and subsurface utility engineering services have been completed in the area of 19.72 hectares.