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Launch of book about N.Aisholpan to take place in Los Angeles

2019-02-18

British author Louise Welsh, who is recognized with her works such as ‘The Cutting Room' and ‘Tamburlaine Must Die', is writing a book named ‘The Eagle Huntress' about Mongolian eagle huntress N.Aisholpan.    In her interview to Forbes Kazakhstan, N.Aisholpan…

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Mongolian writer D.Uriankhai nominated for the Nobel Prize

2019-02-15

Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) has received an invitation to nominate a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature for 2019 from the Nobel Committee of the Swedish Academy.   Following to the invitation, Institute of Language and Literature at…

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MIAT’s new aircraft put on scheduled flights

2019-02-14

MIAT Mongolian Airlines' new aircraft ‘Boeing 737-8MAX' started making flights on regular schedule on February 5. After receiving its certificate for international flights, aircraft and other relevant flight permits issued by the Civil Aviation Authority, the new aircraft made its…

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National program to safeguard intangible cultural heritage approved

2019-02-14

During its regular meeting on February 13, the Cabinet approved the ‘National Program on Protecting Intangible Cultural Heritage', which will be realized through 2019-2023.   The National program will contribute to support talented folks and all Mongolian ethnic groups, protect…

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Judokas win 1 silver and 1 bronze medals from Paris Grand Slam

2019-02-14

The Paris Grand Slam 2019 took place in Paris, France on February 9-10. 570 judokas from 97 countries participated in the tournament. While Ts.Tsogtbaatar and D.Amartuvshin won silver and bronze medals in the men's -73 kg and -60 kg weight…

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National Museum to hold special exhibition of traditional games

2019-02-14

For the celebration of the Mongolian Lunar New Year, the National Museum of Mongolia is to hold special exhibition ‘Traditional Mongolian Games' from February 1 to March 15.   The exhibition will present over 100 games and archeological findings related…

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Mongolian singer O.Enkh-Erdene stays among 13 world’s best performers

2019-02-14

Winner of Mongolia's Got Talent 2016 O.Enkh-Erdene is participating in the global talent competition ‘The World's Best' which is being aired by the American TV network CBS. Last week, he successfully passed the first round with his performance of a…

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Mongolia to collaborate with Russia and China in protection of white-naped crane

2019-02-14

Six environmental organizations of Mongolia, Russia and China signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on protection of white-naped cranes last week in Nanchang, China.   The white-naped crane migrates between the three countries. Specifically, the bird summers in Mongolia and spends…

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