Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. A regular spring session of the Mongolian Parliament will open on April 6, under the relevant law. In the wake of fast-spreading Covid-19 globally and Mongolia’s heightened state of readiness, Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar made a decision to organize its plenaries of the spring session by using video-conferencing and virtual […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 26, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar held a meeting with U.S. Ambassador Michael S. Klecheski, British Ambassador Philip Malone, Australian Ambassador Dave Vosen, and Canadian Ambassador Catherine Ivkoff. At the meeting, Minister D.Tsogtbaatar informed the ambassadors of the COVID-19 situation in Mongolia, ongoing government measures, State […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On March 26, Asian Development Bank (ADB) Mongolia Resident Mission announced that the ADB today approved a $1 million grant to support the Mongolian government’s fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The grant, from the Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund, will fund the immediate purchase of key […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Enkhtuvshin received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui and the President of PetroChina Daqing Tamsag LLC Jiang Hongfu yesterday. The Ambassador congratulated Mongolia on being one of the few countries where the spread of COVID-19 […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONSTAME/ At its meeting on March 25, Cabinet made a resolution to put the integrated electronic land management system into the use of relevant government organizations. The system encompasses electronic land management planning system, land valuations, tax, and payment system, land cadastre data system, and land monitoring system. The […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At its meeting held today, March 25, Cabinet approved the revised version of the regulation on granting soft lending from the Fund to support Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs), selecting, re-lending of loans, repayment and control. The new regulation reflects following several changes in the scope of […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Today, March 25, the Cabinet convened to discuss matters regarding financial assistance to be provided by international organizations for Covid-19 prevention measures. The Cabinet approved to hold negotiations on loan agreements with World Bank, International Development Association and International Bank for Reconstruction and Development within the framework of […]

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Monthly statistical reports released by the National Statistical Office of Mongolia and Mongolian Customs General Administration have been showing the negative effects of the global spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. Statistics on the customs activities show that exports were declined by 31.5 percent as of March 23 or […]

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Fifteen percent of the total territory of the country has been blanketed with thick snow. Due to heavy snowfall in Uvs aimag, the spring condition is likely to worsen. More than 40 percent of the expected 1.4 million offspring of the aimag have been delivered. Herders of Umnugobi, Ulziig, […]