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EC set to sign Partnership and Cooperation Agreement with Mongolia

By E.DARI The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Catherine Ashton, who is in Ulaanbaatar to attend the VII Ministerial Meeting of the Community of Democracies, will reportedly sign a Partnership and Cooperation agreement with Mongolia during her visit. The Partnership and Cooperation [...]

April 29th, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Kyrgyz and Norwegian foreign ministers call on Mongolia’s president

By E.DARI In the frame of their visits to Mongolia to attend the VII Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies, the foreign ministers of Kyrgyzstan and Norway on  called on the President of Mongolia, Ts.Elbegdorj. Following his meeting with the president, the Foreign Affairs Minister of Kyrgyzstan Erlan Abdyldayev also held bilateral talks with [...]

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The ‘London Eye’ looking at Mongolia

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 Published Monday April 29, 2013 By D.Jargalsaikhan When deciding which country to invest in, those who are from investment banks in London perhaps take a ride on the giant ferris wheel located at the north end of Lambeth Bridge that crosses the River Thames. They look beyond the city to seek investment opportunities. While this [...]

April 29th, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Mongolia to be energy self-sufficient by 2014, says minister

Published Monday April 29, 2013 By B.Khash-Erdene Minister of Energy M.Sonompil said last week that the ministry is aiming to make Mongolia energy self sufficient by next year and plans to expand energy production further to eventually become an energy exporter. The minister’s comments came during a regular update on the ministry’s current projects and [...]

April 29th, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics,Domestic | Read More »

Bilateral conference set to broaden Mongolian-Czech cooperation

Published Friday April 26, 2013 By B.Khash-Erdene The Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) announced this week that it will convene a bilateral Mongolia and Czech Republic Business Conference on April 29 and 30. Jointly organized by the MNCCI and the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mongolia, the event aims to broaden [...]

April 28th, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Fuel prices to stabilize, says mining ministry

Published Friday April 26, 2013 By B.Khash-Erdene The Deputy Minister of Mining, O.Erdenebulgan, announced yesterday that fuel prices are likely to stabilize following measures taken by the government to diversify its suppliers of fuel. The announcement came during a regular update on all mining and petroleum related matters. The regular updates are part of the [...]

April 28th, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Construction expo aims to build the industry

Published Friday April 26, 2013 By B.Khash-Erdene   An international exhibition and conference titled “Construct Mongolia 2013” will be held at the Children’s Palace in Ulaanbaatar on June 13 and 14, to provide an opportunity for sector officials and companies to meet and discuss ways support the expansion of the industry. Participants at the event [...]

April 28th, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Dornod’s herders seek help

Published Monday 11 March, 2013   According to the Head of the Industry and Agriculture Department of Dornod Province, A.Enkhtuvshin, herders in Dornod Province are in need of assistance following the harsh winter. Dornod Province is still covered in snow, in depths ranging between 20 and 60 centimetres.  Khalkhgol soum has had snowfalls more than [...]

April 28th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Companies failing to upgrade may face closure

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Published Friday April 26, 2013 The Chief of the Ulaanbaatar City Maintenance Authority, D.Enkhsaikhan, has sent demands to companies that violated a 2012 decree to upgrade their surroundings, and gave them until April 30 to complete upgrades, warning them that they may be closed down if the demands are not met. The Ulaanbaatar [...]

April 27th, 2013 | Posted in Business & Economics,Domestic | Read More »

Employment project targets the elderly

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Published Friday April 26, 2013 The Minister of Labor of Mongolia, Ya.Sanjmyatav, recently initiated a “Program to Operate Professional Advisory Team” to support employment of the elderly as part of a government labor program. Tanii Zutgeliin Tuluu (For Your Effort) non-governmental organization (NGO) is holding the first “Golden Teachings of Elders” meeting today [...]

April 27th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

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