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Mongolian marathon girl qualifies for Tokyo-2020 Olympics

International Master of Sports M B.Munkhzaya has qualified for the 2019 World Championships in Athletics in Qatar as well as for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. She took 6th place at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon, finishing the race in

Mongolian teachers threaten to strike over pay

Thousands of Mongolian teachers have threatened to call a nationwide strike next week over the salary. Teachers are demanding to raise their monthly salary to MNT 1.6 million.

Mongolia’s acting Foreign Minister to participate in UN session

The 72nd Regular Session of the United Nations General Assembly will convene at UN Headquarters in New York, from 19th to 25th of September.
As a member of the UN, Mongolia attends the session every year. This year, acting Foreign Minister Ts.Munkh-Orgil will participate in the session instead of President Kh.Battulga.

US dollar rises against Mongolian tugrik

On 18th of September, at the ‘Naiman Sharga’ currency exchange the Mongolian tugrik stood at MNT 2460.55 against the US dollar. The tugrik has risen by MNT30 against the US dollar from MNT2431 since September 1st.

Saker falcon numbers decreasing

The Mongolian government banned the commercial export of the saker falcon for five years in 2013. Despite this, the birds’ numbers are continuing to decline.

EBRD provides USD 50 million loan to Khan Bank

The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing Mongolia’s Khan Bank with a US$ 50 million (€45 million equivalent) credit line to support the competitiveness and resilience of the country’s economy.

The Mongolz defends crown at ICT Expo 2017

During the expo, the National eSports and Robots Championships took place. ‘Team 425’ became champion in the Dota2 category and Mongolz defended its crown in the CS.GO category.

Parliament to appoint new PM

The autumn session of Mongolia’s State Great Khural (parliament) will open on 1st of October. During the opening ceremony of the autumn session, parliament will approve the new prime minister. Before this, the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) will hold a

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