Foreign Minister meets his S.Korean counterpart Kang Kyung-wha

On the sidelines of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with his South Korean counterpart Ms. Kang Kyung-wha on September 25.    Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar expressed his satisfaction with bilateral relations and cooperation has been actively developing, realization of the agreed issues during Mongolian Premier’s visit to the Republic of…

New project in agricultural sector to commence in 2020

The document of a project ‘Formulation of master plan on the agricultural value chain’ was signed today by officials of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry (MOFALI), National Development Agency (NDA) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The 3-year project will commence in January 2020, to which JICA will render supports in the formulation of the Master Plan…

Foreign Affairs Minister meets U.S. President Donald Trump

President of the United States Donald Trump received heads of delegation, governments of UN member states, who attended the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly on September 24. Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with U.S. President Donald Trump, expressing his gratitude on successful visit of President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga to the United States paid last…

President of the Czech Senate to pay an official visit to Mongolia

President of the Senate of the Czech Republic Jaroslav Kubera is to pay an official visit to Mongolia accompanied by business delegation on September 29-October 2. Mr. Jaroslav Kubera will hold meetings with President Kh.Battulga, Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar and other high-level officials. Moreover, he will open a business forum, which will be held…

Mongolia and the European Union celebrating 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations

On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the European Union and Mongolia, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, sent a letter to Mongolian Foreign Minister Tsogtbaatar Damdin. In the letter she highlighted that over the…

History of Mongolia-the EU cooperation on display in Brussels

A photo exhibition in dedication to 30th anniversary of Mongolia-the European Union was opened in Brussels, the Kingdom of Belgium on September 26. Present at the exhibition opening were Mongolian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium O.Och, Managing Director for Asia and Pacific at the European External Action Service Gunnar Wiegand, and ambassadors of member states…

Balloon to be launched next month from central square

This year marks 380th anniversary of the foundation of capital city of Mongolia. On occasion of the anniversary, Governor Office of the capital city and Ulaanbaatar City Tourism Department in collaboration with Mongolian Aerospace Research and Science Association (MARSA) announced a competition ‘Our creations in the space’ among school children aged 12-15. Children can compete with…

More direct flights to be conducted in route Ulaanbaatar-Istanbul

At the end of 2-day meeting of bilateral working group in charge of amendments on Intergovernmental Agreement between Mongolia and the Republic of Turkey on Air Relations, the sides signed the agreement on September 26. The agreement will enable the number of aviation companies to be increased from Mongolian side and to conduct direct flights…

A 3.5% OF THE POPULATION IS A GREAT SOCIETY

Read this as you may be surprised, but fighting peacefully against dictatorship is twice as effective as fighting. In the fight, only a small percentage of the population – 3.5 percent – is enough to attend, and their struggle is successful, leading to a change in society, BBC Agency’s David Robson emphasizes. There are many…

YOL VALLEY

Another wonder of Gobi Desert in Mongolia is Three Beauties of Gobi as a monstrous shake stone mountain. This mountain has soak shake dividers pursued a persistent stream. Length of Yol Valley proceeds with 8 km.The mountain gorge named after Lammergeier, which is called Yol in Mongolian. Situate at stature of 2800 m above ocean…