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Mongolia’s medal targets for Tokyo 2020

In the 2020 Draft State Budget, the Mongolian cabinet plans to spend MNT 20 billion for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. The Mongolian National Team consists of 500 athletes in 32 sporting categories. The target which the country’s athletes

New Law on Organ Donors to come effect in April

During the autumn session of parliament, which concluded just before Tsagaan Sar, Mongolia’s lawmakers approved an amendment to the Law on Organ Donors. The law was first approved in 2000 and amended in 2012.

Search for ten-year-old Mongolian boy continues

A ten-year-old boy disappeared from the Khalkh Gol soum of Dornod province on 20 February. According to one source, the boy from a herder family did not return home after he went out at noon.

Zavkhan Province in UN project

The Zavkhan Provincial Administration in Uliastai has registered 63 localities from 16 soums as a ‘specially protected areas’. The research and registration was conducted in coordination with the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (UNFAO).

The Tsaatan and their reindeer

Just before Tsagaan Sar, the first ‘Best State Reindeer Herder’ award was presented to Ch.Batbayar from the Tsagaannuur soum of Khuvsgul province.

UB spends 350 billion on Tsagaan Sar

The most pleasant time of the year for Mongolians is Tsagaan Sar (the traditional Mongolian Lunar New Year). It is also particularly pleasant for our domestic food manufacturers as they are busiest at this time.

Rio Tinto affirms power delivery commitment for Mongolian mine

Rio Tinto has expressed its commitment to seeking a new power delivery solution for its part-owned Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine following the Mongolian Government’s cancellation of the 2014’s Power Sector Cooperation Agreement (PSCA).

Three Mongolian judokas to compete for the UAE

Former World number one D.Tumurkhuleg and Grand Slam Paris winner are to compete for the United Arab Emirates. Also N.Dagvasuren who won bronze at the Grand Slam in Tokyo will join Davaadorj.