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New Year tree shines at Chinggis Square

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By B.BAATAR Ulaanbaatar’s New Year tree lighting ceremony took place on Monday at Chinggis Square. Chairman of the Ulaanbaatar City Council D.Battulga, General Manager of Ulaanbaatar B.Badral, and State Honored Athlete and Labor Hero E.Badar-Uugan participated in the lighting ceremony. Chairman D.Battulga noted, “A number of projects were launched in UIaanbaatar in 2014. There is [...]

December 17th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolia suspects 4.3 million USD Green Tara statue to be smuggled illegally

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By B.TUNGALAG One of Mongolia’s 17th century’s relics, a gilded statue of Green Tara created by Zanabazar, was sold for 4.3 million USD or 3.46 million EUR, at an auction in Paris, France on December 11. Mongolian officials suspects the historic bronze statue may have been moved to France illegally. Minister of Education, Culture and [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Kh.Badamgerel awarded as Top Model at Goyol 2015

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolia’s biggest fashion festival, Goyol’s closing ceremony took place on December 3 at the Central Cultural Palace. Director of Andra Model Management agency Kh.Badamtsetseg became Mongolia’s Top Model of 2015. Designer of Govi LLC E.Battsetseg won the designers’ Grand Prix. The Mongolian Designers’ Association and Shilmel Zagvar Fashion Center organized the 27th Goyol [...]

December 4th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Miss T.Battsetseg advances to Top 20 of Miss World

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian beauty pageant T.Battsetseg, who is representing Mongolia at Miss World 2014, has advanced to the Top 20. The top 20 pageants will compete for the Miss World title. The girls put on cocktail dresses for the Top Model segment and were judged on their walk, their poise, their attitude, and their presence. [...]

November 30th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian artists partake in exhibition in New York

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By B.TUNGALAG State Honored Artist Do.Bold, Cultural Merit Worker Ya.Oyunchimeg and B.Sarnai participated in Asian Art: Contemporary Viewsexhibition at QCC Art Gallery in New York, U.S.A. The exhibition started on October 16 and will continue until February 22, 2015. State Honored Artist Do.Bold is featuring his work “Composition”, Ya.Oyunchimeg is displaying her illustrations of nature, [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolia artist takes five prizes at 2014 ISCA convention

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By B.BAATAR Mongolian artist Ch.Ganbaatar, who lives in the U.S., won five prizes at the 2014 Annual International Society of Caricature Artists’ (ISCA) Convention, which took place in Reno, Nevada, the U.S. on November 16 to 21. Over 250 caricature artists from every corner of the world participated in the convention. List of Ch.Ganbaatar’s prizes [...]

November 25th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Sutra Great Deity Tara’ inscribed in the Asia-Pacific Register of the Memory of the World

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By B.TUNGALAG Secretary-general of the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO G.Jargalsaikhan granted an official certificate of the registration of Sutra Great Deity Tara in UNESCO’s Asia-Pacific Register of the Memory of the World to Minister of Culture, Sport and Tourism Ts.Oyungerel at the Mongolian National Library on November 19. Mongolian cultural heritage Sutra Great Deity [...]

November 23rd, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

State Hair and Beauty Festival takes place

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By B.TUNGALAG The 22nd Hair and Beauty Mongolian Festival to select the state champion for heardressing and nail art was held at Misheel Expo on November 14 and 15. The Office of the Ulaanbaatar City, Association of Hairdressers and Beauticians, and Misheel Group LLC jointly organized this year’s state championship. Over 170 hairdressers and beauticians [...]

November 17th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian girl takes Grand Prix at International Drawing Competition

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By B.BAATAR An international drawing competition was organized by the Alliance for Healthy Cities in Hong Kong on October 29 to November 1, in relation to their 10th anniversary. The alliance held their sixth meeting in Honk Kong during the competition. Teacher at Mongeni School T.Tsegmid won first place in the professional artist category, student [...]

November 16th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian contortionists capture silver cup at Wuhan International Acrobatic Art Festival

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian contortionists of the Mongolian National Circus won a silver cup at the 11th Wuhan International Acrobatic Art Festival which was held in Wuhan, China on November 7. The contortionist performed a performance called “The Movement of Baby Tiger” to a Mongolian traditional melody. The contortionists were led by a circus trainer B.Norovsambuu. [...]

November 9th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

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