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Cancer in Mongolia

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE Mongolia is suffering from a liver cancer mortality rate that tops the world which is six times the global average and the numbers are increasing due to excessive alcohol use. Cancer begins in your cells, which are the building blocks of your body. Normally, your body forms new cells as you need them, [...]

December 13th, 2012 | Posted in Community | Read More »

National Statistics Office Releases Social and Economic Evaluation

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE The Deputy Head of the National Statistics Office (NSO) of Mongolia, B.Erdenesukh and the Head of the Macro Economics Department of NSO B.Badamtsetseg has officially released this year’s social and economic evaluation for the period up until November 2012 during a press conference. Below are some of the highlights of the evaluation. Gold [...]

December 13th, 2012 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Prefabricated bridges to ensure traffic flow

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The Director of the Ulaanbaatar Auto Road Authority (UARA), D.Nanzaddorj, spoke with the Unuudur newspaper with regard to road construction works to be conducted in 2013. -The 2013 Ulaanbaatar Budget was approved last week and 28.1 billion MNT was budgeted for the road construction. How are you planning to spend the budget? -The [...]

December 13th, 2012 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Speaker Z.Enkhbold gives duty to IAAC

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By E.DARI The Speaker of the Parliament Z.Enkhbold visited the Independent Authority against Corruption (IAAC) of Mongolia on Monday along with the Deputy Speaker of the Parliament L.Tsog, Chairman of the Standing Committee on Justice Sh.Tuvdendorj, Chairman of the Standing Committee on Petition R.Burmaa and members of the Parliament D.Ganbat, D.Battsogt and O.Baasankhuu. The Speaker [...]

December 13th, 2012 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Mongolia observes holiday for Democracy

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By E.DARI Mongolia has been traditionally celebrating a holiday for Democracy on December 10th since the first democratic movement held in December 10th, 1989. This year Mongolia marks 23rd anniversary of Democratic Revolution and observing the event the ceremonial meeting was held at the Central Cultural Palace of Mongolia on Monday. The Speaker of the [...]

December 13th, 2012 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

The Thick Fog of War

By Paul Sullivan, Georgetown University An oddity of the history of wars is that most pre-war expectations of wars regarding; lost lives, costs, lengths of the wars and more were completely wrong. We find similar errors as wars build up. Human beings have a warlike nature. Maybe this continues because few take the time to [...]

December 10th, 2012 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Mongolian Bonds Rebounds after Taking a Hit due Political Uncertainty

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE After taking a hit due to political uncertainty, Mongolia’s bonds rebounded with the 2018s quoted at 97.50/98.50 and the 2018s around 98.15/99.15, which is fastrecovery considering it reached levels as low as 93.50 and 94.50. Mongolian bonds plunged 7-8 USD on Wednesday due to the news that the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP) [...]

December 10th, 2012 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Mongolia attends OSCE Ministerial Meeting

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By E.DARI A delegation headed by L.Bold, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, and J.Enkhsaikhan, the Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) attended the19th Meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council which took place on December 6th and 7th in Dublin, Ireland. During the meeting the Foreign [...]

December 10th, 2012 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

More than 1,500 foreigners deported this year

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By M.ZOLJARGAL According to the State Inspector of the Deportation Division of the Mongolian Immigration Office, J. Puntsag, Mongolia has so far deported 1,688 foreign citizens from 22 countries this year. Many of the deported people were construction workers. Journalists from the Unuudur newspaper interviewed J.Puntsag, who stated that, “Our division has 14 inspectors and [...]

December 10th, 2012 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

T.Tserenpurev: Heating Costs will Rise with Fair Competition Regulatory Authority’s approval

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE The UBpost has sat down with the Head of the Energy Management Commission T.Tserenpurev to discuss the reports regarding the increase of central heating price. -Is it true that central heating prices will increase soon? How much will it increase by? -Energy and heating producers and distributors have proposed to increase their price. [...]

December 10th, 2012 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

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