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  • Sunset Music Festival

    2016 оны 7 сарын 26
    The 12th Sunset Music Festival will take place at the Hotel Mongolia (Mongol Shiltgeen) in Gachuurt on July 29 and 30. Leading Mongolian DJs will attend the music festival, which will  be held under the theme ‘Everybody, let’s have fun in the fresh air, beautiful nature and on the silky sand’.
  • Increase in tourists before Naadam

    2016 оны 7 сарын 26
    Tourist arrivals in Mongolia have been continually increasing. Before the Mongolian national festival of Naadam, earlier this month, the country received a total of 42,823 tourists; this represents a 9.7% increase compared to the same period in 2015.
  • Genghis Khan keeps watch over Mongolia again

    2016 оны 7 сарын 25
    Genghis Khan, the legendary Mongolian ruler and horseman who invaded half the world in the 13th century, now keeps  watch over the scenic land-locked and country from the steppes.
  • Siberian wildfire smoke covers Ulaanbaatar

    2016 оны 7 сарын 25
    While wildfires are raging in the forests of Eastern Russia, the smoke is drifting down to Mongolia. Northern parts of Mongolia, especially the cities of Darkhan, Erdenet and Ulaanbaatar have been shrouded in grey smoke from the Siberian wildfires.
  • Chinese billionaire Jack Ma arrives in Mongolia

    2016 оны 7 сарын 25
    China’s richest man, the founder of Alibaba online shopping, Jack Ma arrived in Ulaanbaatar earlier today (25th July), at the invitation of Mongolian sumo wrestler Asashoryu (D.Davgadorj). He will stay in Mongolia until 27th July. During his stay, he will  give a lecture to Mongolian students of technology.
  • 11 new ministers appointed

    2016 оны 7 сарын 25
    Last week, the State Great Khural (Parliament)  appointed 11 new members of Prime Minister J.Erdenebat’s cabinet. However, the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) board has withdrawn four nominees for the ministerial offices of Construction and Urban Development, Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, Health and Energy.
  • Religious ceremony on Mt Otgontenger

    2016 оны 7 сарын 22
    Once every four years, a special religious sacrifice ceremony takes place near the peaks of some of Mongolia’s most sacred mountains. This year, the Mongolian President and government officials have authorized a ceremony for Mt Otgontenger (22nd of July) and Mt Sutai (24th of July).
  • Mongolia’s first IMAX theatre opens

    2016 оны 7 сарын 22
    The opening ceremony of the ‘Urgoo’ IMAX Theater will be held at 8:00 pm today (22nd of July) at the ‘Shangri-la’ mall. The first film to be shown at the new cinema will be ”Star Trek Beyond”, which is being released worldwide today in IMAX format.
  • B.Tegshbayar becomes world track cycling champion

    2016 оны 7 сарын 22
    Mongolian cyclist B.Tegshbayar has won a gold medal at the 2016 UCI Junior Track Cycling World Championships in Aigle in Switzerland. The silver and bronze medals went to Daniel Babor (Czech Republic) and Moreno Marchetti (Italy). The competition, which is being held at the UCI World Cycling Centre (WCC) in Aigle began on Wednesday July 20th and will run until Sunday July 24th. 
  • Asian Draughts Championship in Ulaanbaatar

    2016 оны 7 сарын 22
    The Asian Draughts Championship is taking place from July 20th to 30th in Ulaanbaatar. One hundred standard draughts games for all age categories are being played in ‘B’ corpus of the Mongolian State University of Education. Around 200 draughts players from 15 countries, including China, Japan, South Korea, India and Singapore are participating in the Asian Draughts Championship in six age categories.
  • President Ts.Elbegdorj speaks to UN Secretary-General

    2016 оны 7 сарын 21
    Earlier today (21st of July), President Ts.Elbegdorj spoke with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon by phone regarding the security of Mongolian peace-keepers in South Sudan, where there has been a sharp deterioration of the political situation.
  • Parliament approves new Cabinet

    2016 оны 7 сарын 21
    An important session of the State Great Khural (Parliament) session began late last night (22.00pm) and ended in the early hours of this morning (03.00am on Thursday 21st July).
  • Mayors of major cities to arrive in Ulaanbaatar

    2016 оны 7 сарын 21
    The 3rd Northeast Asian Mayors Forum will be held in Ulaanbaatar on 3rd -5th August. On this occasion, the delegates will not just be from Northeast Asia; City mayors and deputies from China, South Korea, Russia, Japan, Hungary and France will convene to discuss green city development and eco energy solutions. Participants in the forum will include prominent speakers from international organizations such as UN Habitat, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Asian Foundation.
  • Danshig Naadam: 500 monks to chant on Chinggis square

    2016 оны 7 сарын 21
    In the framework of the ‘Friendly Ulaanbaatar’ programme, the ‘Danshig Naadam-Khuree Tsam dance’ religious festival will be held on 6th-7th August on Chinggis square.
  • 350 contortionists to perform on Chinggis Square

    2016 оны 7 сарын 21
    As a part of the ‘Friendly Ulaanbaatar’ programme, many art events such as the opera, ‘The Three Tragic Hills’, the ‘Ulaanbaatar Night’ rock and pop show, the festival entitled ‘Dances of the Steppe’ and ‘the Morin Khuur’ festival and the ‘Mongolian Deel’ traditional fashion event have all been held on Chinggis Square during Naadam.
  • Farewell ceremony for Mongolian Olympic team

    2016 оны 7 сарын 20
    Just two weeks remain before the start of the Rio-2016 Olympics. In total 50 athletes will be competing in nine sporting categories in the forthcoming XXXI Summer Olympic Games and Paralympics in Rio-de-Janiero, Brazil. Earlier today (20th July), a farewell ceremony for the departing Mongolian Olympic team was held on Chinngis Square.
  • B.Temuulen selected to carry the Mongolian flag

    2016 оны 7 сарын 20
    A member of the Mongolian national judoka team, international master of sport B.Temuulen will lead the Mongolian team and act as flag bearer for the country in Rio-2016 Olympics.
  • Mongolian Peacekeepers awarded NATO medal

    2016 оны 7 сарын 20
    Mongolian “Blue Helmets” have been successfully undertaking peacekeeping duties in the NATO backed Operation ”Resolute Support” in Afghanistan alongside US armed forces.
  • Mongolia’s new Olympic logo

    2016 оны 7 сарын 19
    The Ministry of Health and Sport and the National Olympic Foundation has introduced Mongolia’s official Olympic logo, clothes and sport’s kit, which Team Mongolia will be wearing at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • ‘Hakuho Foundation’ donates ambulances

    2016 оны 7 сарын 19
    The ‘Hakuho Foundation’ is donating fully equipped ambulances to Arkhangai and Uvurkhangai provinces and Erdenesant soum (district) of the Tuv province.
  • IDA to provide USD 20 million loan to Mongolia

    2016 оны 7 сарын 19
    The International Development Association (IDA) is to provide a USD 20 million loan to Mongolia.