A ceremony was held on February 6 at the National Park of Ulaanbaatar to hand over three cars as contribution to solving the transport problem for preservation of Great Gobi Six – wild camels, Przewalski’s horses, wild asses, black tailed gazelles and Saiga antelopes.
Today is marking the 124th birthday of General D.Sukhbaatar, the leader of that historic revolution and founder of Mongolia’s first political force- the Mongolian People’s Party. Every year, as a tradition, Mongolians reminisces the great leader and lay wreaths on his Statue at the central square named after him.
On Monday, Mr Suresh Babu, Ambassador of the Republic of India to Mongolia visited MONTSAME News Agency and met with Ms B.Ganchimeg, Director General of the agency.
Museum of Ulaanbaatar, established in 1956, shows history and development of the capital city Ulaanbaatar. The museum has three halls, where exhibits are demonstrated, according to historic development periods of Ulaanbaatar. It has over 3300 collections, however only one third of them are on display for visitors.
Over 70 million-year-old dinosaur fossils returned to Mongolia in the spring of 2013, after the President of Mongolia took actions on the alleged report that the Tyrannosaurus Bataar fossils that had been found in Mongolia were to be sold for USD 1.085 million at an auction in the US.
With the upcoming Chinese Lunar year (New Year) celebration from 27th to 29th of this month, Embassy of the People’s Republic of China and Chinese cultural center held a series of events in Ulaanbaatar last week.
A large-sized tomb with wall paintings dating back to Yuan Dynasty has been discovered in a mountain next to Heng Shan village of Shangsi county of China.
On January 12-13, an academic conference designated to introduce the outcome of work done by archaeological expeditions in Mongolia was held at Mongolian University of Science and Technology. The conference has gathered more than 160 archaeologists who have enriched the existing list of Mongolian archaeological treasures with their fresh finds in 2016.
An honorary meeting dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia was held at the Great Hall of the State House of Mongolia on January 13.