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D.Ganbaatar: Let’s admire our national script together

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By B.TUNGALAG “The Secret History of Mongols, a pride of Mongolia” exhibition opened at the National Art Gallery of Mongolia on January 18. This calligraphy exposition was arranged by D.Ganbaatar, calligrapher and painter, and the head of the “Script and Culture” educational center, along with his students at the University of Language and Civilization. We [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

D.Bum-Ochir: Mongolian Science is just like Robinson Crusoe on his empty island

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By B.BYAMBADORJ The following abridged interview is with Ph.D. B. Bum-Ochir, Head of the Department of Society, Culture and Anthropology Department at the National University of Mongolia (NUM). -What is the level and progress of our science researchers and professors compared to the current state of science today? If they are falling behind, what are [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Adventure in Erdenet

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE Last week some of the staff of the UB Post travelled to Mongolia’s second largest city, Erdenet, for a little winter work retreat. Our trip was for two days and three nights. We only had two days and a night in Erdenet, and spent the two nights on the train.The families of two [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Forum on the draft Mineral Law held

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE To discuss the much criticised and publicised draft Mineral Resource Law, senior advisor to the presidents, P. Tsagaan initiated the discussion held yesterday morning at the president’s civil hall. The forum was organised by the; World Bank, German Society for International Cooperation and the support of Mineral Resource and Raw Material projects. The [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Mongol Daguur Steppe may become World Heritage site

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By M.ZOLJARGAL UNESCO is conducting a study in the wetlands of the Mongol Daguur Steppe to determine whether it will be listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Mongol Daguur Landscape is one of the most well-preserved examples of steppe natural complexes on earth. It comprises intra-zonal wetlands and forest-steppe landscapes that are of [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

President gives direction to the Government

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By E.DARI The Government of Mongolia has conducted it’s first-time open discussion forum, where the President of Mongolia, Ts.Elbegdorj took a part, hearing information regarding the work the government has supported to reduce air pollution as well as making some specific recommendations. The open discussion forum was conductedduring the meeting of the National Security Council, [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

1000 children attend anti smoking conference

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By B.BYAMBADORJ On January 19, female members of the State Great Khural organized 1,000 children’s conference (consisting of students from 34 public schools) titled “Adolescents who Denied Cigarettes.” During the development of the renewed law on cigarettes last autumn, it was found that children, women and adolescents aged from 15 to 18 who do not [...]

January 21st, 2013 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Pupils’ basketball tournament begins

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By B.TUYA The Pupils’ League, the long-awaited annual basketball tournament for students of the General Education schools of Ulaanbaatar, began on Wednesday. This year, over 850 teams from more than 100 schools of the nine districts of the city have registered to take part in the league tournament, in three age categories. The league is [...]

January 20th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Contortionists earn silver and bronze at Rome circus festival

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By B.ODONTUYA Mongolian contortionist E.Lhagva-Ochir and the contortionist duo D.Tsetseglen and G.Nyamgerel have won silver and bronze cups, respectively, at the 29th International Circus Festival of Rome, known as the Golden Circus Festival. The Golden Circus Festival is considered one of the most prestigious international festivals, and is ranked alongside the International Festival of the [...]

January 20th, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

A city should be liveable

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The GrUBe Welcome to The GrUBe! This column is dedicated to readers’ gripes about life in UB, hence the name “GrUBe”. Readers are invited to submit their grUBes, or ideas for articles, to this email address: weekly.grube@gmail.com. Submissions should be less than 900 words. The editorial staff at the UB Post reserve the right to [...]

January 20th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Opinion,Топ мэдээ | Read More »

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