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Domestic violence in Mongolia rises due to pandemic lockdown

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a technical assistance grant of 440,000 U.S. dollars to help address and prevent domestic violence in Mongolia amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the bank’s office in Mongolia said on Tuesday.

“Aside from its severe economic

Mongolia’s coronavirus cases reach 227

Two more confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported today (8 July) in Mongolia, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country to 227. Two women aged 21 and 22 were confirmed having the disease  after repeated tests. One

Eight people die in ongoing floods in Mongolia

At least eight people, two of them children, have lost their lives in the floods caused by the continuous rains in Mongolia. Recently, five people were swept away with their car by flood waters in the South Gobi Province

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27 Mongolian students get full marks in General Entrance Exam

Some 30900 Mongolian students took the General Entrance Exam on 2-5 July. According to officials, the exam attendance was 89.5 percent.

This year, 27 students achieved 800 points, which is the highest score in mathematics; 14 of them were from Ulaanbaatar.

Recovery rate in Mongolia reaches 85 percent

Three more Mongolians have been discharged from the National Centre for Communicative Diseases (NCCD) after having fully recovered from coronavirus.

So far, the country has 220 confirmed cases of coronavirus; 188 of whom have recovered. In other words, Mongolia’s recovery rate

Khovd reopens after bubonic plague emergency

Quarantine measures announced in two soums (districts) of Khovd Province, in western Mongolia were suspended on Sunday (5 July) from 1.00 p.m. The two soums were closed on 29 May after bubonic plague was reported.

According to, the National Centre for