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Politics

Jun 24, 2016 |

Tashkent/MONTSAME/. On June 24, President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj addressed the meeting of the Council of heads of member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.

The Mongolian President extended congratulation on the 15th anniversary of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and thanked his Uzbek counterpart Islam Karimov for successful organization of the SCO Summit.

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ This year marks the 2225th anniversary of the establishment of the statehood, 810th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire and the 95th anniversary of the People’s revolution. The organizing committee is led by the deputy prime minister of Mongolia Ts.Oyunbaatar.

Jun 24, 2016 |

Tashkent/MONTSAME/ On June 23, a tripartite meeting of leaders of Mongolia, China and Russia was held for the third time in Tashkent city, Uzbekistan on sidelines of the 16th Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit.

Jun 23, 2016 |

Tashkent\MONTSAME\. On sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit underway in Tashkent, President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj held on June 23 a bilateral meeting with President of China Xi Jinping at the Kuksaroi (Blue Palace) State Resident.

Economics

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Every Mongolian citizen possesses 1072 shares of Erdenes Tavantolgoi LLC. The Government enforced a right for citizens aged 18 and more to sell 30 percent of their shares. One million and 650 thousand citizens have the right, and some 1.2 million of them have issued requests to sell.

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolia’s Development Bank became a partner of the Interbank Consortium of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO IBC) according to a decision made at a meeting of the SCO IBC Council in Tashkent June 23.

Jun 22, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A ceremony took place on Wednesday to commence the REACH project for small- and middle-sized business to be co-implemented by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the “Developmental Solution” NGO.

Jun 20, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia opened Monday its 3rd Annual U.S Trade Mission in Washington DC, the AmCham website published.

Agriculture

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Ministry of Food and Agriculture reported Friday that the number of livestock has reached 73 million heads after the country received 18.8 million heads of baby animals this spring.

Jun 15, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ As of June 1, 2016, grain, vegetables, potatoes and other plants have been sown on 367.9 thousand hectares.

Jun 15, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ In the first five months of this year, 18.8 million heads or 78.8% of 23.9 million heads of dams that were counted by end of 2015, have given births nationwide.

Jun 15, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ According to a survey on prices of agricultural products on the market by May of this year, an average price of cow-hide of 2 cm more thickness was the lowest (MNT 14-16 thousand) in Ovorkhangai, Tov and Dornod aimags, while the highest (MNT 21-28 thousand)--in Zavkhan aimag and Ulaanbaatar city.

Society

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The World Bank report titled Land Administration and Management in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia was completed and publicly released sixteen months ago in February 2015.

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/Air Busan began flying the Busan-Ulaanbaatar route on June 24, becoming the first Korean carrier to operate the route between the two cities. 

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Based on a report from the General Authority of Citizenship and Migration, the Tourism Division of Ulaanbaatar Municipality has informed that the number of tourism was 30 thousand and 553 by May of this year which increased by six per cent against the previous year.

Jun 23, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The US Embassy in Ulaanbaatar announced Thursday that Mongolian entrepreneurs Khongorzul Bat-Ireedui and Amartaivan Budee will attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) which will commenced on Wednesday in Palo Alto, California.

Education

Jun 07, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Khan Bank Foundation, the social responsibility implementer of Khan Bank, informed last week that it sponsored and jointly implemented a project to publish “Exotic Animals and Plants” a Braille book to improve the environmental and biological knowledge of visually impaired children, created upon the request of the Mongolian National Federation of the Blind (MNFB).

May 31, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Khan Bank reported Tuesday that it has awarded scholarships to 70 outstanding students for the 2016-2017 academic years.

May 30, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Under the auspices of the President of Mongolia and the UNESCO, an international conference themed “ROCK ART: History, Memory and Dialogue” opened  May 30 at the Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel, Ulaanbaatar.

May 25, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ “Arts immortalized on Rocks: History, Concept and Discussion” dubbed international scientific conference will take place on May 30 and 31 in Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel of Ulaanbaatar.

Sports

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Freestyle Wrestling Federation of Mongolia (FSWFM) announced Friday names of wrestlers to take part in the Junior Wrestling Asian Championships to be held July 7-10 in Taichung, Chinese Taipei.

Jun 24, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Boxers of the national selected team of Mongolia were qualified to compete in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics after they reached finals in the AIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament continuing in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Jun 21, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mind athletes from the Mongolian Intellectual Academy headed Tuesday for the USA to take part in the Extreme Memory Tournament of top 24 athletes of the world, which will be held on June 24-26 in San Diego.

Jun 21, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ At the invitation of the Mongolian Judo Association (MJA), qualified judokas of the Georgian national team have arrived here to have joint training with their Mongolian counterparts.

Mining

Jun 22, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The “Erdenes Mongol” LLC will cooperate with the General Electric (GE), an American multinational conglomerate corporation headquarted in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA.

Jun 08, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Oyu Tolgoi LLC announced Wednesday that it signed a crucial contract for the underground mine development – another key step forward towards full ramp up of construction.

May 28, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Coal& Metals Mongolia 2016 International Forum was held May 6 and 7 in Ulaanbaatar, attracting some 600 national and international representatives of investors in mining and quarrying sectors.

May 27, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Corruption risks in mining sector have been evaluated by IRIM (Independent Research Institute of Mongolia) in line with the market demand and the recommendations from the UN Development Program, reported Ministry of Mining on Thursday.

Art and Culture

Jun 23, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Fourth International Khoomii (throatsinging) Festival is to take place on July 6-9 in Chandmani soum, Khovd province of Mongolia, the “birthplace of throatsinging”. The biannual festival will select best artists and be followed by a scientific conference.

Jun 22, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The “Zveri” Russian pop rock band will stage a concert in Mongolia with an objective to deliver actions of saving mazaalai (Gobi bear) around the world under a slogan “Sings for Mazaalai”.

Jun 14, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ An exhibition named “Mongolian Heritage – Mongolian Bow in 3,000 years”, showcasing the history of Mongolian archery has opened at the National History Museum, to close on June 20.

Jun 14, 2016 |

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian contortionists have commenced preparations for setting a new Guinness World Record. This July 6, a total of 350 contortionists will perform at the Chingis Square.