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Mongolia learns from the water purification experiences of Austria

By M.ZOLJARGAL   The 50th Anniversary of the Founding of Mongolian and Austrian Diplomatic Relations is taking place in 2013. As part of the anniversary, a business forum attended by officials from the two countries took place this month. From Austria, delegates from various sectors, such as transportation, logistics, tourism, renewable energy, real estate, mining [...]

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Mongolia-China vocational center opens


By M.ZOLJARGAL   In 2012, the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) has launched a project in cooperation with the Peace Development Foundation of China to increase job openings for Mongolian citizens and improve their livelihood. The project was implemented in 16 provinces and two outlying districts of Ulaanbaatar, enrolling over 100 people. [...]

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

Bayanlig soum to receive new Soum Center


By M.ZOLJARGAL   In accordance with the New Government for Changes, a major project to develop soums has launched at Bayanlig soum of Bayankhongor Province and is reportedly progressing well. It’s been two months since the project started and the Minister of Factory and Agriculture, Kh.Battulga, recently visited Bayanlig to learn about the project’s progress. [...]

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Bogd Khaan’s Brown Palace to become a museum


By M.ZOLJARGAL   Out of four palaces of Bogd Khaan, only the Green Palace is operational now. The Brown Palace, or Khaistain Laviran, is located in the 11th Khoroo of Khan-Uul District and is watched over by only one guard family. Its appearance has deteriorated significantly as it has been abandoned for many years. However, [...]

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Mongolian Ground Jay catches the interest of foreign bird watchers


By M.ZOLJARGAL   Apart from only visiting and experiencing Mongolia’s historically significant sites, many tourists head to Mongolia for the sole purpose of watching the Mongolian Ground Jay, a very rare endemic species of bird in Mongolia. Most foreign bird watchers contact the Information Center for Tourists (ICT), located in the Erel Bank building (across [...]

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Chinese fishermen caught illegally fishing in Mongolian territory

By M.ZOLJARGAL   On July 24, border guards of Border Military Unit 0306 noticed light and the sound of an engine nearby, and caught six Chinese citizens fishing at Buir Lake at around 11:30 pm after illegally crossing the Mongolian border. The suspects were fishing from a single boat. When the border guards tried the [...]

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Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival to take place

 The first Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival will be held in Ulaanbaatar from October 3 to 10. The festival will be organized by the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism, the Department of Culture and Arts, the Art Council of Mongolia and the Mongolia-France Center, to support international cooperation in the Mongolian film industry and to [...]

July 30th, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian students to participate in “The National Geographic World Championship”

By B.Anu Three Mongolian students will participate in “The National Geographic World Championship”, which will be held in St.Petersburg, Russia. They were selected from the “Mongolian Wunderkind 2013” olympiad, which was organized by the Ministry of Education and Science, the National Geographic Mongolia project, National Geographic Kids Mongolia, and the Swiss Agency for Development and [...]

July 30th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Asian archers to come Mongolia

By B.Anu The Asian Grand Prix of Target Archery is being held in Mongolia from July 27 to August 2. Over 160 archers and representatives from 10 countries, will take part in this competition. An international judge from Singapore, Hoong Mau Sui, will judge the competition, and General Secretary of the Asian Archery Federation, Sung [...]

July 30th, 2013 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

10 Mongolian children attending Michael Jordan training camp

By B.Tungalag  The professional basketball clubs, SBL and Khasiin Khulguud, are preparing a surprise for Mongolian basketball players. The clubs will send 10 Mongolian children to participate in the summer training camp of NBA legend, Michael Jordan. Children and youth interested in basketball come from all over the world to take part in the camp. [...]

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