Minister_of_Transport_of_met_with_Mongolian_Minister_of_Road_and_TransportUpon the invitation of the Minister for Transport of the Russian Federation Maksim Yurevich Sokolov, the Minister for Roads and Transportation of Mongolia Amarjargal GANSUKH paid a working visit to Russia on August 06-09, 2014.

Saturday, 09 August 2014 16:26

Altargana Festival 2014 to begin

Altargana festivalThe "Altargana" International Festival that aims to preserve, protect and promote the culture and customs of people of Buriad (Buryat) ethnic origin has been organizing since 1994, and the 2014 Altargana, a biennial edition, will be held in Dadal Sum of Khentii Aimag in July 18-21, 2014.

Saturday, 09 August 2014 15:56

Famous T-bataar post stamp released

On July 25th, 2014,T-bataar dinosaur post stamp “Mongol Post” has officially released a new set of postage stamp featuring Tarbosaurus bataar in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Mongolia.

Tourist police MongoliaThe City Council in conjunction with UB Tourism Board, Metropolitan Police and Mongolian Students Union is implementing "Tourist Guide-Police" program for the 2014 National Naadam Festival and tourist season.

UNWTO welcomes Mongolia decision on visa free entryOn July 29, 2014, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has released a press release appraising the visa restrictions easing procedure taken by the Government of Mongolia. Stimulating travel by such procedures is one of UNWTO’s recommendations to promote the growth of the tourism sector and its positive impact on the economy.

Ulaanbaatar to have new bus stop with free wifiThe Ulaanbaatar Mayor's Office in collaboration with the City's Transportation Road Authorities and the Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia, have been implementing a program to build public transport stops under general standards.

Monday, 30 June 2014 15:25

Grand Race for Naadam Festival 2014

Naadam Horse FestivalThe 60 km Grand Race of horses will be held during 2014 Naadam Festival.

Mongolia visaThe Government of Mongolia approved by its decree the list of additional 42 countries the citizens of which will be exempted from requiring Mongolian visa. The list will be in force starting from June 25, 2014.

Mongolian Airlines Boeing 767ER

MIAT Mongolian Airlines is planning to fly to Singapore.

Mongolian_Airlines_aircraft_photoJune 2014 was a busy month for Mongolian civil aviation with one airline (EZnis Airways) halting its operation and other two launching new routes.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 12:33

Mongolia carves tourism niche

Mongolia Nomadic by NatureEfforts to highlight Mongolia’s broad range of attractions are paying off, with the tourism industry on course to notch up a decade of sustained growth, a recently published report has concluded.

Eznis Airways suspends flight operationsEznis Airways – one of the significant domestic airline in Mongolia has suspended operations on May 22, 2014 with immediate effect citing "company’s financial difficulties" caused by the harsh economic conditions.

MIAT's Boeing 737-800 with Sky Interior configurationOn May 10, 2014 a brand new Boeing 737-800 named after the Chinggis Khaan’s (Genghis Khan) grandson Guyug Khaan under the flag of the national air carrier – MIAT Mongolian Airlines landed at the Chinggis Khaan International Airport in Ulaanbaatar at 16:00 local time.