Mongolian-Russian friendship days celebrated
The “Days of Mongolian-Russian Friendship and Cooperation-2018” took place in Mongolia for the 58th time for two months.
One of the key events is the International Universal Exhibition-Fair "Gateway to Asia", which will be attended by number of representatives from Russian Federation, including businessmen, NGOs delegates as well as companies of Mongolia. An international scientific conference will be held with theme “The visual arts, design and architecture of Mongolia and Siberia in the 20th and 21st centuries: main trends and cross-cultural interactions”. The Russian Film Festival “Russian Renaissance” is scheduled to run. Over the past two years, 16 branches of the Russian Language Center at the Russian Centre for Science and Culture (RCSC) opened in the capital and in provinces of the country. This year, during the Days of Friendship, it is planned to open three more centers. Four mixed teams will take a tour to aimags of Mongolia to conduct activities such as Russian language and culture festivals, Russian language competitions, poetry and song contests in Russian, competitions among Russian teachers, and meetings of Russian alumni. Moreover, refresher courses will be conducted for Russian specialists in Ulaanbaatar and in the aimags with the participation of specialists from the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (known as RUDN) as well as various competitions and contests, scientific conferences on the development of Russian-Mongolian relations will be held in the educational institutions of Mongolia, in the branches of the Russian Language Center at the RCSC in the aimags of Mongolia. The premiere of the film “Wild Edens” about the nature of Russia, wild animals of the Altai, the Far East and Kamchatka will take place. On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Victory of Khalkhin-Gol battle, a contest on knowledge of history will be organized among Mongolian schoolchildren.