May 25 is car-free day in UB

May 25 is car-free day in Ulaanbaatar. 46 countries celebrate this day annually in order to prevent traffic accidents and encourage people to give up cars. Traffic accidents accounted for 11.1 percent of all deaths due to accidents and external causes. As of 2023, 525 injuries and 57 deaths were recorded due to traffic accidents…

Mongolia ranked 7th in the Judo World Cup as a team

Judo World Cup, which is a big test before the Paris Olympics continues in Abu Dhabi. Individual matches were held and the champions were announced yesterday/23.05.2024/. Mongolia has sent 18 judokas and ranked 7th as a team by won the one gold, one bronze medal. Then, Japan took the lead in the team ranking, followed…

The “Student Police” program is being organized for the 8th year

The “Student Police” program is being organized for the eighth year in cooperation with the Police Department and the Tourism Department. This program aims to increase the participation of citizens and the public in the prevention of crimes and violations of the “FIVE-YEAR DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES for 2021-2025”, to decrease the number of crimes, to involve students and…

“Steppe Wind” festival will be held at next week

On May 8-9, the “Steppe Wind” international moto festival celebrated its 9th year in Mongolia. Festival venue is Equestrian statue of Genghis Khan in Tsonjin Boldog. This year, the festival is open to everyone who wants to participate while it used to be held just among local motorcycle enthusiasts and clubs. This year, the festival…

In Mongolia, 100-120 children are diagnosed with cancer annually

Today /May 20, 2024/, the first batch of children’s cancer drugs supplied within the framework of the “The Global Platform for Access to Childhood Cancer Medicines” 2023-2027 project was delivered to Mongolia. “The Global Platform for Access to Childhood Cancer Medicines” is a joint effort by St. Jude and WHO to end disparities in access to safe…

If you take a photo of the ballot paper, you will be fined 10 million MNT

Taking a photo of the ballot paper and sharing it to the public are illegal action. Some citizens make this mistake because of their lack of knowledge. Communications regulatory commission of Mongolia is considering it and will work to eliminate complaints and violations. If you take a photo of the ballot paper, you will be…