Alert: Lockdown Extended until December 11, 2020

The Mongolian government has extended the current state of heightened alert resulting in the prolongation of the current status of lockdown until December 11, 2020.  While certain industries will be permitted to resume limited operations (e.g. manufacturing, media, banking and funeral services), much of the service sector will remain closed.  Previous guidance on grocery shopping within …

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Alert: Mongolia Immigration Agency Starts Online Helpline

In connection with Mongolia’s state of public emergency preparedness, the Mongolia Immigration Agency has initiated an online helpline to provide foreigners with immigration-related information. Please visit  http://mn.immigration.gov.mn/  on business days between 08:30AM-05:00PM and click the blue icon in the bottom right-hand corner. The helpline will request your name, mobile telephone number and e-mail address to start the chat (while the …

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Alert: Visa and Residence Permit Extension Requests Temporarily Accepted Online

In connection with the 14-day extension of Mongolia’s state of public emergency preparedness, foreigners whose visa/residence permit expires between November 12, 2020 – December 1, 2020 can submit extension requests online at visasection@immigration.gov.mn. Required supporting documentation: – Request letter (in Mongolian or English) – Copy of passport or foreign residency card For more information, please …

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Alert: Lockdown Extended until December 1, 2020

The Mongolian government has extended the current state of heightened alert resulting in the prolongation of the current status of lockdown until December 1, 2020.  Previous guidance on grocery shopping within your neighborhood or residence still stands.  Due to a ban on non-government vehicles circulating on the roads citizens are encouraged to not drive and …

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Alert: Anti-COVID-19 Measures – UPDATE as of 2345 

Alert: Anti-COVID-19 Measures – UPDATE as of 2345   Mongolia continues to modify and expand public health measures in an attempt to contain a cluster of COVID-19 outbreaks in Ulaanbaatar and Selenge.  As of the publication of this message to American citizens the U.S. Embassy is aware of the following additional measures.  All previously announced …

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ALERT: New Measures Adopted to Combat COVID-19

ALERT: New Measures Adopted to Combat COVID-19 On November 11, 2020, Mongolia’s State Emergency Committee (SEC) announced new measures aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19.  The measures come after an individual tested positive for coronavirus reportedly after exiting 21 days of quarantine.  The individual’s family members also tested positive according to press reports.  Below you …

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U.S. EMBASSY IN MONGOLIA TO RESUME LIMITED CONSULAR SERVICES

As of September 08, the United States Embassy in Mongolia is resuming limited American Citizen services, certain Immigrant and Nonimmigrant visa services, including: students (F-1 / M-1), exchange visitors (J1), treaty investors (E-2), and certain immigrant visas that qualify under current Presidential Proclamations. While the Embassy aims to process cases as soon as possible, there …

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Alert: Direct Flight to the United States Departing August 3, 2020

Alert: Direct Flight to the United States Departing August 3, 2020 On July 27, 2020, the Mongolian government informed the U.S. Embassy that it plans to operate a diplomatic flight from Ulaanbaatar to Seattle, Washington on August 3, 2020.  Seats are available on this flight for foreign citizens who wish to depart Mongolia. Date Destination …

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Alert: Mongolian Immigration Agency Announces Changes to Covid-19-related Automatic Visa Extension Procedures

Alert: Mongolian Immigration Agency Announces Changes to Covid-19-related Automatic Visa Extension Procedures The Mongolian Immigration Agency has clarified its guidance on the immigration status of foreigners present in the country whose visas have or may expire because of their inability to exit Mongolia due to travel restrictions imposed due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis.   Foreign …

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Alert: Severe Weather Expected in Mongolia’s Central and Eastern Provinces May 16-20

Alert: Severe Weather Expected in Mongolia’s Central and Eastern Provinces May 16-20 Mongolia’s National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has issued a severe weather warning covering the period between May 16 and 20.  NEMA expects high winds to begin in the city of Ulaanbaatar beginning at 12:00 p.m., May 16. The weather system is expected to …

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Alert: Special Departure Flights for Foreign Citizens in Mongolia Affected by COVID-19-related Travel Restrictions

On April 21, 2020, the Mongolian government and MIAT Mongolian Airlines informed the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar that MIAT will operate two additional evacuation flights. The flights are currently scheduled to depart as follows: Ulaanbaatar to Seoul, Republic of Korea on April 30, 2020. Ulaanbaatar to Frankfurt, Germany on May 2, 2020. These dates and …

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Alert: EVACUATION FLIGHT DATE CHANGE – MIAT Flight OM501 to Tokyo, Japan will depart on April 2, at 1:05 PM NOT on April 3.

U.S. Embassy  Denver Street #3  11th Micro District  Ulaanbaatar 14190  Mongolia    Alert: EVACUATION FLIGHT DATE CHANGE – MIAT Flight OM501 to Tokyo, Japan will depart on April 2, at 1:05 PM NOT on April 3.   MIAT Mongolian Airlines has informed the Embassy that it’s flight OM501 originally scheduled to depart Ulaanbaatar for Tokyo on …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  …

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Evacuation Flight to Istanbul

The U.S. Embassy Consular Section has been informed by the Mongolian government that MIAT Mongolian Airlines may operate an evacuation flight to Istanbul, Turkey on March 17.  If you wish to be placed on a waiting list to travel should this flight operate you may go to the MIAT ticket offices below during the hours …

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Health Alert: Potential Evacuation Flights for Foreign Citizens in Mongolia Affected by COVID-19-related Travel Restrictions

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy, Ulaanbaatar March 12, 2020 Location: Mongolia Event: Potential evacuation flights for foreign citizens in Mongolia affected by COVID-19-related travel restrictions On March 11, 2020, the Mongolian government informed the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar that it intends to offer a limited number of seats on potential evacuation flights to foreign citizens wishing …

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