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‘Ikh Khuraldai’ concert

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By B.ODONTUYA On August 26 a fabulous concert was held at the Central Cultural Palace. This was a joint concert of Mongolian rock and pop artists and the Mongolian Song and Dance Academic Ensemble, for 50th Anniversary of the Mongolian National Grand Orchestra. The concert was titled ‘Ikh Khuraldai’ which literally means ‘Great assembling.’ The [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Neil Armstrong, Remembered

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Story Musgrave was a NASA astronaut for more than 30 years, and flew on six space flights. He performed the first shuttle spacewalk on Challenger’s first flight, and was the lead spacewalker on the Hubble Telescope repair mission. He is the only person to have ever flown on all five shuttles. Neil Armstrong, the commander [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in International | Read More »

A.Ochir: The Shoroon Bumbagar Tomb is under the state protection

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By M.ZOLJARGAL An Exploration and Research Team has discovered an Ancient Turkic find in Bayannuur Soum in the Bulgan District. Below is an interview from Unuudur Newspaper with A.Ochir, the Consulting Professor from the Institute of History at the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) on the find which embodies traditions, customs, and many artifacts. -I [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Топ мэдээ | Read More »

“The Importance of Long Run Perspectives in Development”

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By Paul Sullivan, Georgetown University Politicians and others who need to give results within a few hours, days, weeks or years normally focus on the short run to prove that they are doing their jobs correctly and should keep them. However, for a country or a company one of the most important perspectives to have [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Stuck in traffic

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE This issue has been on the tip of my tongue for some time now and I think it’s about time I got it off my chest. Traffic in Ulaanbaatar is absolutely outrageous. In the last few years it has crossed the line of being unbearable to the point where walking, rather than driving, [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Future peace ambassadors assembled in Mongolia

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By B.ODONTUYA A total of 104 kids from Japan, China, Russia, South Korea, North Korea and Mongolia have gathered together to celebrate world peace and friendship for the ‘Kids’ Asian Union Camp 2012’ assembly, which was held for the 12th time in Mongolia. The JCI organization in Mongolia organized the event which has the aim [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Agencies Disbanded

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By E.DARI The newly appointed Prime Minister of Mongolia, N.Altankhuyag, resolved to address the lack of service of state officials and have state offices staffed with skillful personnel. He further promised to reduce the 43 state agencies. During the irregular meeting of the Parliament on Monday, the above mentioned issues were brought into the discussion [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Athletes and Coaches who magnificently displayed Mongolia granted

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Athletes and coaches who successfully participated in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London were granted a reward on August 26. The Prime Minister of Mongolia, N.Altankhuyag, gave Silver Medalist in the Men’s Flyweight (52kg) of Boxing, N.Tugstsogt, 60 million MNT and bronze medalist in Men’s Lightweight (64kg) of Boxing, U.Munkh-Erdene, received 30 million [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Choir – Sainshand Road to be Operational by 2013

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE The construction of the 176.4 kilometre-long road from Choir to Sainshand started in February of 2011. The road will link Dornogobi, Gombosumber aimags and several soms and is built with CTV cement (over 20cm thick). The new material has been deemed suitable for Mongolia’s extreme climate due to its firm and durable quality. [...]

August 29th, 2012 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Taste of India: A Spicy Foray in Ulaanbaatar

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By Michelle Tolson I’ve come to learn writing restaurant reviews isn’t easy. Well, actually I’ll take that back. Writing the reviews is enjoyable but people have very strong opinions about their food. Criticize the water and sanitation infrastructure. Call out a corrupt system that doesn’t adequately advocate for domestic violence victims. That is ok, but [...]

August 28th, 2012 | Posted in Топ мэдээ | Read More »

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