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PRIVATE BUSINESSES START INVESTING MONGOLIAN ARTS AND CULTURE

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By E.OYUNDARI During the cultural summit that took place in recent days, the officials were discussing that there is insufficient partnership between cultural and commerce people in Mongolia. They said that the existing relationship between them is only temporary. It is a common image in Mongolia that any cultural event is dependent on business entities. [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Ulaanbaatar roads to be cleaned with vehicles from 2013

By M.ZOLJARGAL The roads along the suburbs of our capital city have been lagging behind in terms of repair and cleaning since the Maintenance Service Companies were privatized. Below is an interview with D.Enkhsaikhan, the Director of the City Maintenance Authority (CMA), Ulaanbaatar Governor Service. -It’s been four months since you have been appointed to [...]

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Stay on “Atelier of flowers” exhibition

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By B.TUNGALAG Yellow, pink, blue and red…..sunflower, peony, thistle and tulip… All these are “children” of young artist Ts.Amarjargal. Flowers show the well-being of the earth and are a symbol of beauty for her. An Exhibition named “Atelier of flowers” will be showed at Tsagaan Darium Art Gallery on December 26. It is her first [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

B.Tuvshinzaya: I started dancing to reveal my talents

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 By B.ODONTUYA The following is a short interview from Unuudur Newspaper with a student from the Music and Dance College of Mongolia -B.Tuvshinzaya. He is the young dancer who is performing in the Mongolian production of the Nutcracker ballet at the Grand Theatre of Tianjinn, China. He studies in the ninth grade of classical dance [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

File sharing: is it legal?

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By B.BYAMBADORJ The entertainment industry has been fighting copyright infringers for a quite a long time now and as we know the ongoing fight went “online.”In a way, online distribution of creative works made it easier and cheaper to distribute materials but also at the same time it has the negative impact of distributing materials [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

“The Foolish Glutton” and “The Last Station of the Mountain Goat1”

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1 For not Mongolian readers: There is a very well-known Mongolian poem about an old, mountain male goat (ibex) that stands on the edge of a very high cliff in the Altai Mountains, his final station. He is pulled down the slopes by the heavy horns of tradition and his leadership is transferred to a [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

What Makes an Economy Fragile

By Paul Sullivan, Georgetown University I have been thinking a lot about what makes people, organizations and countries fragile. This is a tough, competitive world with little leeway for fragility. Understanding when something or someone is fragile is often clear. How to toughen them up, make them more resilient and even anti-fragile is something else. [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

70 players compete in Chin van Handdorj Chess Tournament

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By B.TUYA Over 70 chess players, including six Grand Masters, 19 FIDE masters, and more than 20 sports masters and sub masters have competed in the Chin Van Handdorj rapid chess tournament, which was named after Mongolia’s first Minister of Foreign Affairs. The tournament was held on the occasion of the 101st anniversary of the [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Fuel Prices Rose Despite Government Loan to Fuel Importers

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE The Fair Competition and Consumer Protection Authority announced on Monday that the fuel prices are going to increase by 50 MNT, this despite the soft loans issued by the Mongolbank to stabilize petroleum prices. O.Magnai, head of the Fair Competition and Consumer Protection Authority said, “Our nation imports around one million tonne petroleum [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Agreement signed for green development

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ulaanbaatar City Mayor, E.Bat-Uul, and the Minister of Nature, Environment and Green Development, S. Oyun, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding agreeing to cooperate in implementing the 2013-2016 Action Plan, which aims to ensure a secure and healthy environment for citizens of Ulaanbaatar, and they agreed to consider the importance of the [...]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

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