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Mongolian People’s Party delegates head to North Korea

By M.ZOLJARGAL   At the invitation of the Worker’s Party of Korea (WPK), delegates of the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) have set off to North Korea for an official visit. The MMP’s group leader in Parliament, N.Enkhbold, is heading the delegation, which includes members of the Parliament, N.Nomtoibayar, and MPP Secretary General in Charge of Foreign [...]

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Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party under scrutiny

By M.ZOLJARGAL   Songinokhairkhan District’s members and supporters of the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP) reported on July 23 that they will work to dismiss passive party administrators who ignore the opinions and proposals of other party members. The district’s party members are seeking dismissals of these administrators, as they frequently lay off or change [...]

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State Special Commission responds to foot-and-mouth outbreak

By M.ZOLJARGAL   The second meeting of a working group of the State Special Commission took place on July 23, to discuss current measures against the outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease among livestock in Bayan-Ulgii Province and required funding solutions. Chief of the State Veterinary and Breeding Agency, M.Galbadrakh, spoke about the outbreak in the province [...]

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Ulaanbaatar to develop with private and foreign funding

By M.ZOLJARGAL   On July 23, Chief of the Ulaanbaatar City Governor’s Office, Yo.Gerelchuluun, reported the implementation of a new regulation to introduce and adapt in-demand, advanced technology and know-how funded not only by the state and city budget, but also by the foreign and domestic private sector. The regulation is expected to accelerate the [...]

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Construction site accidents decline


By M.ZOLJARGAL   On July 23, Deputy of the Ulaanbaatar City Mayor, S.Ochirbat; the State Specialized Inspection Agency (SSIA); and Authority for General Planning officials reported on the progress of “Common Regulations on Occupational Safety in Construction Sites in Ulaanbaatar”. The Ulaanbaatar City Representative’s Council approved the regulations on July 15. Construction companies have been [...]

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Japanese experts to teach 240 Mongolians tree planting

By M.ZOLJARGAL   Delegates from Hokkaido prefecture’s local nature conservation organizations will implement a three-year project in Ulaanbaatar with the Governor’s Office in September, 2013. The project officially began when administrators from the two countries signed a project contract on July 24. Two hundred and forty Mongolians will be taught ecologically friendly technology developed in [...]

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Highway construction project begins next month


By M.ZOLJARGAL   The building of Mongolia’s first highway in will launch next month, as part of the Street Project implemented by the Ministry of Economic Development. The official inauguration was scheduled for last week but was postponed for unknown reasons. Below are details from the Street Project’s Operation Service Chief, S.Gongor. -Can you talk [...]

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Large deposit of dinosaur fossils found near the border

By M.ZOLJARGAL Last week, border guards from the 0131 Border Military Unit found and secured a clearly visible deposit of dinosaur fossils at Nomgon soum of Umnugovi Province. Whether the fossils were above ground because of erosion from storms, or were intentionally dug out, has yet to be determined. The border unit reported the finding [...]

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Orkhon Province sewage treatment plant extension under construction


By M.ZOLJARGAL   The Governments of Mongolia and France launched the “Orkhon Province Sewage Treatment Plant Extention Project” together on July 17. Orkhon residents have been waiting for the extension for 23 years and province administrators were delighted to finally witness its launch in 2013. The project is being financed by a soft loan from [...]

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Mongolia’s First Siegfried

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Ballet dancers E.Oyun and E.Oyunbat took the leading roles when Swan Lake ballet was first staged in Mongolia in 1975. E.Oyunbat, former dancing partner to the famous E. Oyun, was distinguished as the Best Artist by the Ministry of Culture in 1975, 1988. A graduate of the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, Oyunbat worked in [...]

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