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From Prison to Parliament: J.Erdenebat to be released

Today (3 March), a Mongolian court decided to release former Prime Minister J.Erdenebat and others, namely, B.Otgonbaatar and D.Tuvshinjargal from prison at the request of their lawyers.
The case relating to former MP J.Erdenebat and five others was returned for

‘Lucky’ number plate sold for MNT427 million

A vehicle registration plate, also known as a number plate, license plate, is a metal or plastic plate attached to a motor vehicle or trailer for official identification purposes. All countries require registration plates for road vehicles such as cars,

Mongolians living longer now than in 1992

The average life expectancy in Mongolia has risen to 70.19 years, according to a report released by the country’s National Statistics Office on Monday.
The average life expectancy of the Mongolian population was first calculated in 1992. Since then, the average

Mongolia reports 33 new COVID-19 cases: 9 from mass testing

Today (16 February), Mongolia reported 33 new cases of coronavirus, nine of whom were identified during the ongoing mass testing programme. This initiative was launched on 11 February among households in Ulaanbaatar; currently, the capital is under strict quarantine measures.

First Mongolian woman referee selected for Olympics judges panel

The International Judo Federation (IJF) has announced the referees chosen to officiate at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.
Sixteen referees have been chosen for the Olympics and IJF referee from Mongolia T.Enkhtsetseg is included in the official list and

Mongolia to launch COVID vaccination rollout from next week

Mongolian Minister of Health S.Enkhboldhas said that Mongolia’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout is planned to start on 23 February, once the strict lockdown measures are lifted.
Last week, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene confirmed that Mongolia is concluding agreements to AstraZeneca’s and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines

Mongolia to receive Astra Zeneca and Pfizer vaccines under COVAX

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the European Union funded “Recovering Together” project, implemented by the World Vision, is contributing in the form of a donation of 370 equipped hospital beds as an expression of the solidarity of the European

Greylag Goose tagged in Mongolia spotted in India

A Greylag Goose with a satellite tag from Mongolia was been spotted at the Navatalav wetland near Patdi in India. This has established that these birds migrate to the state in the winter.

This is the second sighting of the same

EAEU seeks free trade with Mongolia

The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) is considering an opportunity of establishing free trade zones with Mongolia, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Pankin told TASS in an interview.
“Joint research groups have been formed to examine the feasibility of making free trade

Russia’s Sputnik vaccine for Mongolia?

Russia’s RDIF sovereign wealth fund said on Tuesday that Mongolia had approved its Sputnik vaccine against COVID-19 for domestic use, becoming the 23rd country to do so globally.
Mongolia granted the vaccine an emergency use authorization without conducting its own clinical