National Book Festival to run for three days
The National Book Festival, which was uncertain whether to be held due to the pandemic, has been scheduled to be organized on June 5-7 at Misheel Expo center under both virtual and traditional forms for the first time
Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s traditional vest made of peacock feathers
Handmade by skilled embroiders and tailors of the palace in the early 20th century, the vest has peacock feathers seamed together.
People in mandatory isolation ineligible to vote
The SEC then announced that eight more charter flights are planned in June to bring back some 2,000 Mongolians from abroad
Construction of Chinggis Khaan Museum to be completed by December 2020
In about 2 months since its construction launch, the foundation of the building has been completed, kicking off the work for the ground floor recently.
UNDP to provide USD 200 thousand for Mongolia's COVID-19 response
It was informed at the meeting that additional USD 200 thousand will be provided to Mongolia from a fund the agency set up to provide support to countries for the fight against Covid-19.
Certificate of humanitarian aid to Russia presented
As part of the humanitarian aid, meat and meat products worth 76 million rubles or USD 1 million will be donated to Russia
360 Mongolians arrive from Russia
All the returnees were studying in Russian cities, such as Moscow, Irkutsk, Ulan-Ude, Tuva, Kazan and Novosibirsk.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece ‘Birthplace Dream’
‘Birthplace Dream’ by State Honored Art Figure, State Prize Laureate, prominent landscape painter Tsembeldorj Myatav.
COVID-19 recoveries increase by 4, no new cases reported
The recovered patients received treatment for 42 to 43 days. Now.104 people are undergoing Covid-19 treatment in the country.
EU and UNFAO works in Zavkhan and Khuvsgul aimag
During the visit, the team met with local authorities, partners and beneficiaries to see the implementation of ongoing projects in the region.
Naadam Festival to be live streamed to avoid mass gathering
Naadam wrestling, archery, and knuckle-bone shooting tournaments and horse races will be held as usual – except every participant of the tournaments, tournament organizers, and festival celebrants will have to be tested for Covid-19.
Five more people recover from Covid-19
Four of the five patients who have recovered after 25 to 55 days of treatment are students aged between 20-21 years old and one is a 55-year-old woman.
Sandalwood leaf hat of Undur Gegeen Zanabazar
The hat is 12 centimeters high, 37 centimeters in diameter and weighs 180 grams.
ADB, Mongolia sign 3 loans to boost COVID-19 response, renewable energy
$30 million additional financing for the Fifth Health Sector Project to further strengthen the country’s preparedness and response to COVID-19
Record number of new COVID-19 cases confirmed, total surges to 98
Later today, at around 4 PM, Director of the National Center of Communicable Diseases (NCCD) D.Nyamkhuu reported another 37 new cases.
19 new imported COVID-19 cases detected, total jumps to 61
18 Mongolian military students who arrived from Russia yesterday tested positive. By doing so, the total number of COVID-19 cases in Mongolia is now at 61, all are imported from abroad.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece “Khot Ail”
This time, we are presenting the painting “Khot Ail (Herdsmen camp)” by State Honored Cultural Figure M.Butemj.