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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:   07/01/2021 ***  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days ...
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READOUT: Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Visit to Mongolia

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release READOUT July 25, 2021 Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Visit to Mongolia The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman met Speaker of the Mongolian Parliament Zandanshatar, Foreign Minister Battsetseg, and Deputy Foreign Minister Munkhjin during her visit to Ulaanbaatar ...
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Authorized Departure of Non-Emergency U.S. Government Employees from U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar

Authorized Departure of Non-Emergency U.S. Government Employees from U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar On July 3, 2021, due primarily to an ongoing surge in new COVID-19 cases and significant strain on Mongolia’s healthcare system, the Department of State authorized the voluntary departure of non-emergency U.S. government employees and their accompanying family members from U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar.  The embassy will ...
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2021 Trafficking in Persons Report

Mongolia (Tier 2) The Government of Mongolia does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking but is making significant efforts to do so. The government demonstrated overall increasing efforts compared to the previous reporting period, considering the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its anti-trafficking capacity; therefore Mongolia remained on Tier ...
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Feature Alumna of the Month: Ms. Gantuya (Gana) Badamgarav

Gantuya Badamgarav, or Gana to her family and friends, loved arts, music and mathematics from a young age.  However, growing up in a rural, provincial capital in 1970s Mongolia didn’t provide many artistic opportunities. So, Gana followed her interest in mathematics and earned her BA in economic planning from Saint Petersburg University of Finance and ...
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