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Mongolian woman gives birth to twins – on charter flight

A MIAT-chartered plane has ended up with two extra passengers on board after a pregnant woman gave birth on board above the clouds.The Boeing plane was returning from the Turkish city of Istanbul evacuating 261 Mongolian nationals when the heavy

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 to repatriate peacekeepers from Afghanistan

The 11th deployment of Mongolian peacekeepers is currently serving jointly with the German Armed Forces in the NATO-led “Resolute Support” mission in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

Health officials reported today (8 July), that the Mongolian Defence Ministry has begun working

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

Mongolian model with the world’s second-longest pair of legs

Finding a normal skirt or pair of trousers is never an easy task for 29-year-old B.Rentsenkhorloo, who stands at 6 feet and 9 inches and officially has the world’s second-longest pair of legs.

Shopping often becomes a difficult chore for her

Japan extends visas for Mongolians

The Japanese authorities have agreed to extend the period of validity of visas and other documents permitting Mongolians to stay in the country. Many Mongolians have been stranded in Japan after borders were closed in order preventing spread of coronavirus.

Mongolia repatriates 855 of its national in a week

This month, Mongolia will repatriate some 3000 of its nationals with 10 charter flights to Seoul, Frankfurt, Tokyo and Istanbul. So far in July, a total of 855 Mongolians have already returned home on four evacuation flights on 2-7 July.


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.

Mongolian Parliament approves new cabinet

At today’s (7 July) session, the Mongolian Parliament approved the structure of the new Cabinet headed by Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh. The Mongolian Cabinet will have 14 ministries – six of them are general and eight are functional. One new development