Constantinus International Award 2021: Khan Bank Business Support Center client received this year’s Gold Medal
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Every year, the International Council of Management Consulting Institutes (ICMCI) recognizes the world’s best consulting projects through the Constantinus International Award for management consulting and IT. In 2021, the ICMI’s international jury selected a Mongolian project implemented by a Khan Bank Small and Medium-sized Enterprise (SME) Business Support Center client to receive the Gold Medal. Both silver medals went to projects from Ireland and Canada.
Mongolia receives essential medical supplies from South Korea
Due to the temporary closure of Erlian-China’s border checkpoint, the import of medicines and medical equipment has been halted; in particular 37 freights of 17 suppliers are now in delay at Erlian checkpoint whilst 21 freights of 14 organizations are at the Tianjin port as of October 28, 2021 and relevant organizations are taking measures to immediately import essential medicines and medical devices.
Mongolian and Russian journalists convening for the second time
On November 3, the second forum on cooperation between Mongolian and Russian journalists kicked off under the motto, ‘Friendly neighbors-Conversation without borders’ at the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Ulaanbaatar.
COVID-19: 1,279 new cases, 10 deaths reported
The Ministry of Health reported that 1,279 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 896 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 383 cases in rural regions.
Medicines and medical devices to be imported through more border checkpoints
At the regular Cabinet meeting today, it has amended the Government Resolution on ‘Determining the border crossings for bringing medicines and medical devices’.
Sukhbaatar ship to become museum
At the Cabinet’s regular meeting on November 3, the Minister of Environment and Tourism and the Governor of Khuvsgul aimag were instructed to submit proposals to ensure preservation of Sukhbaatar ship and turn the ship into a museum for tourists.
‘Mongolia-Russia relations: History, modern times, and future outlook’ scientific conference takes place
On November 2, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Institute of International Affairs at the Mongolian Academy of Sciences co-organized a scientific conference under the theme, ‘Mongolia-Russia relations: History, modern times, and future outlook’ in the framework of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Russian Federation.
Deputy Labor Minister works in western aimags
Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection S.Zulfikar, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Program Manager Victor Lutenco and project team members held meetings with Governors and Deputy Governors of Khovd and Bayan-Ulgii aimags.
YSC: It would be nice to have at least a coffee shop in the soum…
We interviewed high school students of Mankhan soum of Khovd aimag D.Tamir, B.Batmend and G.Temuulen. They are members of the ‘Pioneers’ team, one of the most active team participating in the Youth Sustainability Corps (YSC) program. The project is co-funded by the Mongol Ecology Center and the European Union.
COVID-19: 1434 new cases, 12 deaths reported
The Ministry of Health reported that 1434 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 1043 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 390 cases in rural regions.
UN Mongolia co-creates its new strategic cooperation framework for 2023-2027
On November 2, the UN Mongolia and the Government of Mongolia invited all development partners to co-create their joint development vision and priorities for the next five years of strategic cooperation on sustainable development.
COVID-19 booster shot recipients gradually increasing
Today, November 2, the Ministry of Health reported 1,021 СOVID-19 infections and 10 deaths in the 24 hours. In detail, 690 cases were reported in Ulaanbaatar city, with 331 cases in 21 provinces.
Polar Star Order presented to WHO Representative
On November 1, to WHO Representative to Mongolia Dr. Sergey Diorditsa was awarded with the Order of Polar Star.
Views exchanged on appropriately controlling internal migration
On October 28, Governor of Bayan-Ulgii aimag D.Bauirjan held a meeting with Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection S.Zulpkhar and UN International Organization for Migration (IOM) Programme Manager Victor Lutenco.
Number of patients under treatment at hospital decreases
In the week of 43rd, last week, 2318 cases were detected per day an average, which shows the number of Covid-19 cases decreased.
PM meets representatives of culture, arts, sports and service sectors
Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Oyun-Erdene today held a meeting with representatives of culture, arts, sports, food production and service sectors.
Road freight to Czech Republic for the first time
For the first time Mongolian carriers have transported freight by road to Czech Republic of the European Union, reports Ministry of Road and Transport Development through its website.
COVID-19: 921 new cases, 11 deaths reported
The Ministry of Health reported that 921 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 667 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 254 cases in rural regions.
COVID-19: 1,188 cases, 12 deaths reported
Today, October 31, the Ministry of Health reported 1,188 СOVID-19 infections and 12 deaths in the 24 hours. In detail, 751 cases were reported in Ulaanbaatar city, with 433 cases in 21 provinces and 4 imported cases.