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Yair Jacob Porat: Our focus is our clients’ business success


By B.KHASH-ERDENE BDO, the world’s fifth-largest consulting and auditing company opened a member firm in Mongolia on January 1, 2013. BDO Mongolia was created by the merger of audit firm “Itgelt Audit”with information technology (IT) and advisory firm “Amar-Incon”. The co-founder of BDO Mongolia and Amar Incon,Yair Jacob Porat, agreed to an interview about the services [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Mongolia: Sky-high ICT goals


By Paulius Kuncinas Regional Editor, Oxford Business Group Cabinet approval for Mongolia’s first satellite in late 2012 makes clear the height of the country’s ambitions for improving information and communications technology (ICT) provisions. Although a satellite launch is an ambitious objective, improving on-the-ground infrastructure will prove to be just as significant, and as challenging. In November, [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The Importance of Balance

By Paul Sullivan, Georgetown One of the most difficult things for a society to do is to create some sense of social balance and social justice, while at the same time developing and growing an economy. Just about every country that has developed its economy has had time periods of great income and wealth inequality. [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

State Boxing Championship begins

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By B.TUYA The State Senior Boxing Championship has begun on Monday at the Central Sports Palace, with the preliminary elimination bouts. This year 206 participants; 166 men and 42 women boxers from 26 organizations are competing in the championship in men’s; 49, 52, 56, 60, 64, 69 kg weight classes and women’s 52, 60, 70 [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Designer S.Ariunaa to participate in Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Tokyo

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By B.ODONTUYA Mongolian designer S.Ariunaa is going to participate in the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, which will take place in Tokyo, Japan from March 18-22. The designer will present her 2013-14 winter collection. Designer S.Ariunaa is one of the most prominent designers of Mongolia, best known by her cashmere clothing designs when she was working for [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Paper quilling is not foreign, it is an art of the earth

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By B.TUNGALAG Few people can create masterpieces by making things with paper rather than writing and drawing on paper. The art of “quilling” (paper filigree) is spreading all over the world and growing in popularity every day. In Japan and Korea, for example, paper handicrafts have been developed to a high level and wonderful creations [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Should nightclubs be closed down?


Night clubs are fun, but sometimes not so fun when it comes to safety. Let’s start with the obvious risk: fire. Not two days ago over 200 people died in a horrific nightclub fire in Brazil. This is not the first nightclub fire the world has seen and, unfortunately, it probably won’t be the last. [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Community | Read More »

CHALCO threatens legal action against Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE Chinese state-owned company CHALCO warne on Monday that it would seek legal action against Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi (ETT) if it fails to abide by their contract. The President of China Aluminium International Trading Co Ltd (Chalco Trading), Li Dongguang, who is overseeing the deal between CHALCO and ETT, said at a press conference [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Three Malaysians Arrested for Debit Card Fraud


By M.ZOLJARGAL The Criminal Police Department (CPD) has arrested three Malaysian citizens on charges of debit card fraud. The suspects were allegedly planning to purchase goods from high end retail stores in Central Tower using fake debit cards. The Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia was alerted when a point of sale (POS) terminal in [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolia and Hong Kong talks collaborating against crime


By E.DARI Prosecutor General of Mongolia D.Dorligjav is paying a working visit to Hong Kong at the invitation of Director of Public Prosecutions of the Department of Justice of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Kevin Paul Zervos. Prior the visit, the Mongolian delegates met Kevin Paul Zervos and hold bilateral talks onsigningagreements to promote [...]

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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