Hungary to grant USD 57 million loan for Biocombinat’s renovation
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary Peter Szijjarto is visiting Mongolia. Following his attendance in inter-regional conference on ‘Whole-of-Society-Approach’ to preventing and countering violent extremism and radicalization that lead to terrorism which commenced at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, Mr. Peter Szijjarto held an extended meeting with Foreign Affairs Minister D.Tsogtbaatar.
High-level inter-regional conference against terrorism taking place in Ulaanbaatar
On June 20, the High-Level Inter-Regional Conference on ‘Whole-of-Society Approach’ to Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism kicked off at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The conference is being co-organized by the Government of Mongolia, OSCE Secretariat’s Transnational Threats Department (TNTD) and the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism.
Senior Artistic Gymnastics Asian Championship kicks off in Ulaanbaatar
On June 19, the eighth Senior Artistic Gymnastics Asian Championship began at the Buyant Ukhaa Sports Complex in Ulaanbaatar. The competition is taking place in Mongolia for the first time. 139 athletes, 64 coaches, and 46 judges have joined the event
Foreign Minister holds official talks with his Japanese counterpart
The parties expressed satisfaction with the successful negotiations on the establishment of New Ulaanbaatar International Airport Concession Agreement and agreed to intensify the work on the airport opening in the near future.
Mongolia-Japan teaching hospital opens
The opening ceremony of the Mongolia-Japan Teaching Hospital of the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences (MNUMS), built with the non-refundable aid of the Government of Japan in Bayanzurkh district, took place on June 16.
Government of Mongolia and ADB sign deal to develop ecotourism in two national parks
On June 13, The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Mongolia signed a USD38 million loan to develop ecotourism in Khuvsgul Lake National Park and Onon-Balj National Park to serve as models for economicallyinclusive development and conservation in Mongolia.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece “Botgon tsagaan uuls”
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the painting, ‘Botgon tsagaan uuls (Cloud like a white calf)’, by State Honored Cultural Figure M.Butemj.
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga pays official visit to the Kyrgyz Republic
On June 12, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov held official talks in the Grand Conference hall of the Ala Archa State Residence
Indian Ambassador Mohinder Pratap Singh: Infrastructure development of the oil refinery is performing well
Ambassador of the Republic of India to Mongolia Mohinder Pratap Singh, Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister B.Enkh-Amgalan and other officials got acquainted with the ongoing infrastructure development of the new oil refinery in Dornogobi aimag.
I will be back home with belts of all professional boxing organizations
On June 7th, silver medalist of the Olympic Games and world championships, IBO world champion, Honored Athlete of Mongolia N.Tugstsogt held a press briefing about his forthcoming match and future goals. His bout this time will be for the WBC belt.
Asia Power Grid can be built in Gobi region
The conference brought together over 200 representatives comprising government officials and scholars from 14 countries including Russia, China, Japan, Canada, and Sweden as well as international organizations such as the United Nations, European Union and International Committee of the Red Cross.
3x3 basketball players of 34 countries competing at the main square of Ulaanbaatar
The FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup started at the Sukhbaatar Square yesterday on June 3. Recognized as an Olympic, it is the first time for the 3x3 Basketball World Cup to be organized in Mongolia.
“Mad nomad” first toy art exhibition on display
‘Mad Nomad’ the first ever toy art exhibition of five young artists is on display at Sengeragi art gallery. The exhibition features works inspired by nomad warriors, legends and tales.
Winners of painting competition ‘Friendship between Mongolia and China through our eyes’ announced
The competition was organized among Chinese language schools by Menggu Xiao xi bao’ newspaper of the MONTSAME national news agency on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic ties between Mongolia and China and the 90th anniversary of the newspaper.
Respects paid to peacekeepers
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh took part in the ceremonial meeting for ‘International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers’, paying respects to military servicemen of the Mongolian Armed Forces who engaged in peacekeeping missions and delivered a speech.
Liquid milk production increases year by year
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, European Union, Mongolian Food Producers’ Association and Global Communities Mongolia jointly celebrated the World Milk Day that falls on June 1.
Regional seminar on achieving the SDGs kicks off in Ulaanbaatar
The second Regional Seminar for the Asia-Pacific Region Parliaments on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals started on Monday at the State House.
300 writers and 120 organizations taking part in 'Ulaanbaatar Book Fair'
With a motto ‘Children – the Future of Mongolia’, the ‘Ulaanbaatar Book Fair’ annual festival opened at the Sukhbaatar Square.
Film depicting Mongolian way of life to be released
Having previously won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature from the Calgary International Film Festival in 2016, the Burn Your Maps film depicting the Mongolian way of life is to be released on June 21.