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Mongolia’s hourly wage to reach USD 1

Mongolia has raised its monthly minimum wage to MNT 320,000 (129.8 U.S. dollars); this came into effect from 1 January, 2019.  The monthly wages of more than 100 thousand people were increased by 33.3 percent.

Earlier today (14 February), Prime Ministry

Vaccination against meningococcal disease

Six cases of meningococcal disease have been reported in Mongolia since January, 2019 reported the National Centre for Communicable Disease (NCCD) on Thursday.

Meningococcal disease is caused by the bacteria Neisseria meningitidis and can cause infections in the lining of the

Mongolia and Cuba to celebrate 60th anniversary

Mongolia”s State Secretary D.Davaasuren and Cuba”s ambassador in Ulaanbaatar, Raul Delgado, agreed on Thursday on the need to boost bilateral cooperation.

D.Davaasuren welcomed the Cuban diplomat at the Mongolian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with whom he talked about various issues of

Mongolia-China-Russia to implement 32 projects

The Mongolia-China-Russia economic corridor is an important part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Tuvshintugs Battsetseg, deputy director of the Department of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia said that the economic corridor

100,000 Solar Ger Electrification Programme

The Mongolian government has launched a “National 100,000 Solar Ger Electrification Programme”, an initiative to provide nomads with portable solar home systems (SHS). Simple portable panels and batteries, easy to set up and carry, have become a modern accessory in

The woman who taught judo to the Mongolian President

As part of its series of its ‘Unforgettable Friend’ interviews with unique Mongolians who have, in their own ways, brought their country to the word, the ‘News Agency’ invited N.Oyun-Erdene for a discussion.

This remarkable woman was the first Mongolian female

South Korean technology to cut UB transport emissions

The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea and the Ulaanbaatar Transport Department signed a memorandum today (14 February) on introducing diesel particulate filters (DPF), which should reduce public transport emissions by 85-97 percent.

In the framework

UB mayor takes action to protect children from flu

The Ulaanbaatar City Mayor issued a decree to temporary close all game centres where children gather until 1 March due to the flu outbreak. During the period, parents are banned from bringing children under the age of 10 to public

Mongolia’s programme for protecting its intangible cultural heritage

The Mongolian government adopted a national programme for the protection of the nation’s intangible cultural heritage during a regular meeting on Wednesday.

The national programme aims to protect the intangible cultural heritage of various ethnic groups in Mongolia and pass on

Rare Mongolian Snow Leopard killed – two arrested

Mongolian police have arrested two men involved in killing an endangered snow leopard.

The two suspects were arrested in early February while attempting to sell the skin and frozen meat of the snow leopard at the Emeelt market in the outskirts

Third Mongolia-China expo

The third Mongolia-China expo will be held this September in Hohhot, the capital of China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The biannual event is a great opportunity for Mongolia to diversify exports to China as well as expanding economic cooperation.

China has