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  • UB Mayor begins European visit

    Өчигдөр 16 цаг 59 минут
    S.Batbold, the Mayor of Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia started his European working by visiting Warsaw on 22nd of March. In the Polish capital, S.Batbold discussed cooperation between two cities with Mayor Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz.
  • Khushigt Valley Airport soon to open

    Өчигдөр 16 цаг 59 минут
    Mongolia’s new international airport currently under construction 60 kilometers from Ulaanbaatar at Khushigt Valley in Sergelen soum of Tuv Province is nearing completion.
  • Czech Republic threatens to close Embassy in Mongolia

    Өчигдөр 16 цаг 41 минут
    Nearly 30 Mongolians have been protesting outside the building of the Czech Embassy to Ulaanbaatar over visa requirements.
  • Why the bailout?

    Өчигдөр 13 цаг 9 минут
    The Mongolia government has jointly announced with the IMF that it will implement the politically difficult - but inevitable - rescue package, and avoid becoming a delinquent international debtor.
  • Tragedy in America: young Mongolian contortionist dies

    2017 оны 3 сарын 22
    A Mongolian girl, a member of ‘Circus Mongolia’ has died in the United States. According to an unofficial source, the girl, who is a contortionist might have been killed by someone.
  • Mongolian PM skips Bayan-Ulgii visit

    2017 оны 3 сарын 22
    Mongolian Prime Minister J.Erdenebat has landed in Khovd, the country’s most western province after cancelling his visit to neighbouring Bayan-Ulgii.
  • Mongolia to audit commercial banks’ assets

    2017 оны 3 сарын 22
    In the framework of implementing the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Mongolia is planning to audit the financial assets of its commercial banks.
  • Mongolian and Vietnamese government delegations meet

    2017 оны 3 сарын 22
    Meetings between the Mongolian and Canadian governments will be held in Ulaanbaatar on 27-30th of March.
  • Mongolia makes presentation at UN about women’s rights

    2017 оны 3 сарын 22
    Mongolia gave a presentation at a Conference of  the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) of the United Nations Economic and Social Council on 17th of March.
  • Ulaanbaatar Marathon-2017

    2017 оны 3 сарын 21
    The annual “Ulaanbaatar Marathon” through the streets of the Mongolian capital will be held on 20th of May.
  • Speaker of Mongolian Parliament to visit Tokyo and Bangladesh

    2017 оны 3 сарын 21
    M.Enkhbold, Speaker of Mongolian Parliament will conduct a working visit to Japan on 27th of March. During the visit, M.Enkhbold is to meet his counterpart to discuss the medium term actions of the Strategic Partnership Programme between Mongolia and Japan.
  • Mongolian judge delivers baby

    2017 оны 3 сарын 21
    During a court hearing in the Mongolian capital, Ulaanbaatar, a woman went into labour. Before the ambulance could arrive, she gave birth to a healthy baby boy with the help of the judge.
  • Snow disrupts PM visit

    2017 оны 3 сарын 21
    Bad weather on Tuesday (21st of March) forced an Aero Mongolia flight with Mongolian Prime Minister J.Erdenebat on board to Bayan-Ulgii to be delayed. This province in the far west of Mongolia, is famous for its ethnic Kazakh-majority province, the eagle hunters and the highest mountains in the country. The PM had been planning to participate in the Kazakh spring festival of Nauryz. However, flights have been delayed following first snow fall in the westernmost province of Mongolia since January
  • Mongolia to ban coal burning

    2017 оны 3 сарын 21
    While most of the year Ulaanbaatar’s skies are clear, between November and March, visibility beyond a few blocks is nearly impossible in many parts of the city. Coal burning by the 175,000 households in the ger districts, for cooking and heating, contributes to the severity of air pollution in wintertime – summer air pollution is much lower. Ulaanbaatar’s “harmful dust” is 6-7 times higher than the most lenient World Health Organization standards.
  • Mongolia government building engulfed in fire

    2017 оны 3 сарын 20
    A fire broke out at the state government headquarters in central Ulaanbaatar on Monday (20th of March), forcing the evacuation of more than 200 officials as it engulfed the second floor of the building.
  • Mongolian cake for Guinness World Records?

    2017 оны 3 сарын 20
    In Mongolia, the first celebration of the year is the Lunar New Year Festival, known as Tsagaan Sar - or ‘white moon’.
  • Mongolia to grant for mining licenses

    2017 оны 3 сарын 20
    The ‘Mongolia Mining and Exploration-2017’ conference will take place on 23-26th of March.
  • Mongolia settles USD 580 million debt

    2017 оны 3 сарын 20
    Mongolia has paid a USD 580 million debt bonded by the Development Bank LLC. Prime Minister J.Erdenebat has confirmed that this sum has been fully transferred on time and in advance of the 21st of March expiry date.
  • Mongolia plans to export 40 tonnes of gold

    2017 оны 3 сарын 17
    Mongolia Gold 2017 Conference and Exhibition opened at the Chinggis Hotel on 17th of March. The event is being organised by the Mongolian Mining Exchange in cooperation with the Ministry of Mining and Heavy Industry, Mongolbank, BCM and HKIMA.
  • Mongolian Democrats to elect National Policy Committee

    2017 оны 3 сарын 17
    The Mongolian Democratic Party is organising the election for its National Policy Committee. The voting will take place on 2nd of April.
  • Highest ranked Mongolian judokas wrestle each other

    2017 оны 3 сарын 17
    A half billion cash prized judo competition named after the honoured Mongolian athlete D.Tserenkhand took place at the Mongolian National Circus on 16th of March at 6 p.m. The Mongolian Olympic and World medalists’ team won 5:2 points in the competition.