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BCM summit addresses business sector development

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By Ch.KHALIUN The Business Council of Mongolia (BCM) held the 1st Annual Business Council of Mongolia Summit last Thursday at Blue Sky Hotel, to discuss and exchange views about how the business community can resolve issues plaguing Mongolia’s business sector under the banner “Supporting sustainable business growth and development in Mongolia”. Executive Director of Erdenes [...]

April 24th, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Prime Minister visits western provinces

Prime Minister arrives on Khovd airport with Mongolian Airline's large airplane

By E.OYUNDARI Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg conducted a working visit to the western provinces, meeting with officials and residents of Uvs, Khovd and Bayan-Ulgii provinces from April 21 to 23. New flight to western provinces opens doors for domestic air transportation  In Khovd province, Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg attended a ceremony for the arrival of the first [...]

April 24th, 2016 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso exhibition coming to Ulaanbaatar

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By B.DULGUUN The Ulaanbaatar City Council is organizing the first-ever exhibition of original artwork by Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso in Ulaanbaatar, as part of the Friendly Ulaanbaatar Program, with cooperation from the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum. Art collector and Russian entrepreneur Alexander Shadrin approached the city council with a proposal to display his collection [...]

April 24th, 2016 | Posted in Arts & Culture,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

The War on Terror through the Mongolian lens

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By Hassan Butt Since the dawn of McCarthyism, America’s policymakers have wandered around the pastures of minority politics like second-rate gardeners. If pundits have ever needed to search for a resurgence of anti-intellectualism and baseless smears in American politics, they may not need look further than the demagoguery of Donald J. Trump. But the veracity [...]

April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The future of Mongolian fine arts

My Way... by M.Davaasuren

By Lucy Thompson A joint exhibition by the graduates of the Mongolian School of Fine Arts is running at Q Gallery until April 29. This collection explores the students’ inner worlds and their connection with the changing world around them. The School of Fine Arts, which is 60 years old, holds a portfolio exhibition every year, [...]

April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Mongolian actor cast as Romeo in the USA

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By B.BAATAR Mongolian actor G.Zanabazar, known as Zana Gankhuyag, scored the role of Romeo in “Romeo and Juliet” staged at Synetic Theater in Washington, D.C., USA last month. The following is an interview with Zana Gankhuyag by Unuudur.  Please tell us about yourself to our readers. Why did you decide to become an actor? My [...]

April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

M.Tumenbayar seizes silver medal at Asian Taekwondo Championships

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By B.TUNGALAG Bronze medalist of the Asian Games and International Sports Master M.Tumenbayar won a silver medal in the men’s 58 kg of the 22nd Asian Taekwondo Championships. The tournament was held in Manila, Philippines, from April 20 to 21. M.Tumenbayar of Mongolia competed against athletes from the Philippines, Kazakhstan, and Qatar in the men’s [...]

April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Public urination and spitting to warrant 20,000 MNT fine

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN The revised Law on Hygiene became effective on February 29, 2016. The public attention has been drawn to a particular provision in the law, which states, “If caught spitting, disposing nasal discharge or urinating on the street or public area, a 20,000 MNT penalty will be charged”.  Although the law has taken [...]

April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

AmCham Monthly Meeting discusses challenges in the mining sector

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By M.OYUNGEREL The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia held a panel discussion and a Q&A session about current challenges in the mining industry and future expectations from it with CEO of Energy Resources LLC G.Battsengel, Economist and Executive Director of Mongolia Oil Shale Association Ch.Khashchuluun, and Chief Economist of Erdenes Mongol LLC and [...]

April 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Integrated e-data system launched in the mining sector

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By Ch.KHALIUN The Mining Ministry reported on the launch of the electronic data system of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), and highlighted that all information related to the nation’s mining sector, including special licenses, production, sales, tax payments, donations, and support, are now centralized and available to the public. Mongolia first joined the EITI [...]

April 21st, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

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