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.

Thursday, 24 April 2014 06:04

Mongolia to accelerate its tourism sector

Prime Minister of Mongolia on TourismOn June 23, 2014 the Prime Minister of Mongolia, Mr. Altankhuyag Norov and the Minister of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Mongolia - Mrs. Oyungerel Tsedevdamba officially announced about the participation of Mongolia in ITB Berlin 2015 during a meeting with tourism industry in the government house.

Melia_Hotels_International_UlaanbaatarBaz International and Melia Hotels International signed an agreement for management of the newly-built Gran Melia Ulaanbaatar. The 150-room hotel, to be added to the Gran Melia Hotels & Resorts luxury portfolio, is scheduled to be open in 2017.

Hunnu Air Airbus 330-200Second largest international air carrier of Mongolia - Hunnu Air announced its plan to acquire the Airbus A330-200.

Frankfurt and Berlin flight to UlaanbaatarMIAT Mongolian Airlines announced in April (2014) updated its flight schedule to Frankfurt and Berlin.

Tuesday, 01 April 2014 04:30

Louis Vuitton to produce monogrammed Gers

Louis Vuitton MongoliaIn an attempt to capitalize on the growth in demand for luxury goods in Mongolia, French fashion house Louis Vuitton has announced that it will soon begin to produce signature gers using the company’s iconic monogram leather.

Movenpick_Hotel_in_Ulaanbaatar_MongoliaMövenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced new hotels in Turkey, Mongolia and Morocco, the take-over of a landmark property in Pakistan and the opening of a new ‘hotel within a hotel’ in Egypt as considered organic expansion continues to be the hallmark of the company.

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 07:14

Mongolian hockey team brings home bronze

Mongolian_hockey_teamThe Mongolian ice hockey team won the bronze medal at the 2014 Challenge Cup of Asia in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This is the second time the Mongolian ice hockey team has won bronze in the last four “Сhallenge Cup” competitions.

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 07:06

IMAX to come to Mongolia

Cinema_theatre_in_Ulaanbaatar_MongoliaIMAX Corp. and New Tour Safaris have struck an agreement to build the first IMAX theaters in Mongolia.

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 05:09

International Travel Mart 2014 held

ITM_Mongolia_Expo_centerThe Mongolian Tourism Association in conjunction with the Tourism Department of Ulaanbaatar city held the International Travel Mart 2014 in March 22-23, 2014.

new dinosaur museumThe long legal battle over the ownership status of the Lenin Museum has finally been over after almost a year-long debate. The high court profile case has now been resolved and the Supreme court of Mongolia made a decision in favor of the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Mongolia.

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