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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information  Last updated:   11/30/2020 Country-Specific Information:  Mongolia continues to extend suspension of all inbound travel from foreign locations and has banned the entry of all foreign nationals with limited exceptions; see Entry and Exit Requirements below. All commercial flights, passenger rail, and auto traffic into and out of Mongolia are suspended during the time ...
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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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The application for the 2021 Community Engagement Exchange Program is now open!

November 17, 2020 Public Affairs Section U.S. Embassy Mongolia Call for Applications: PAS-Ulaanbaatar-004/FY2021 Community Engagement Exchange (CEE) is a year-long program designed to enable civil society leaders, ages 20-27, to harness the power of networks, relationships, and information for the public good, specifically on issues related to civic dialogue and peacebuilding, open and participatory government, ...
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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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