Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During the Tsagaan Sar holiday, 700 personnel consisting of traffic police officers and cadets of the University of Law Enforcement are working under heightened level of readiness, in order to ensure traffic safety.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Prime Minister J.Erdenebat has approved an order to establish a working group responsible for the implementation of the recommendation on "Air pollution of Ulaanbaatar city" by the National Security Council.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During the few weeks preceding the celebration of Lunar New Year, traffic jam in Ulaanbaatar escalates drastically due to increased traffic from provinces and to major malls and shopping centers. In an early attempt to control the traffic jam during Lunar New Year which falls this month, Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Batbold issued an ordinance today, February 1.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A.Tsogtsetseg, Minister for Health received Masato Takaoka, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia yesterday, January 31, to exchange views on cooperation in health sector.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Today, January 31, a closing workshop is being held at UN House for a project titled ‘Strengthening local level capacities for disaster risk reduction, management and coordination in Mongolia’, co-funded by Government of Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, UNDP and Government of Mongolia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A conference on present situation and future goals of heat energy and water supply system of Darkhan-Uul aimag took place on January 27 in Darkhan city.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolia has been selected as one of the world’s ten best ethical destinations for 2017 by Ethical Traveler, nonprofit organization a project of the Earth Island Institute. The countries on the 2017 list include Belize, Cabo Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominica, Palau, Tonga, Uruguay and Vanuatu.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian Agency for Standardization and Metrology has become a signatory to Mutual Recognition Arrangement of International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation. Currently, it has signatories of 90 accreditation bodies of 87 countries.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A livestock herder with her wife got lost on January 28 in a severe snow storm on the way back to their home from a neighbor’s in Sumber soum of Tuv (Central) province. The two immediately became unable to find their home and were numbed by the cold.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ D.Jigjidnyamaa, head of “Ulaanbaatar Railways” JSC signed a memorandum of co-operation with K.K.Alpysbayev, head of “Kazakhstan Temir Zholy” JSC on January 30.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On January 30, D.Ganbat, Minister of Roads and Transport Development met with K.K.Alpysbaev, President of ‘Kazakhstan Railways’ joint stock company (“Kazakhstan Temir Zholy”) and requested from him to train specialists of Mongolian railways to Kazakhstan.