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Goodbye to Summer

By Michelle Borok   Too soon the green will turn to brown Oh, much too soon the rain will tumble down Another winter has come to stay Goodbye to summer The Autumn leaves may fall But I can still recall A summer sky Greta Keller’s “Goodbye to Summer”, Lyrics by Suzanne Botterell and Harry Phillips [...]

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

Sports journalists travel by bicycle


By B.Tungalag The Mongolian Sports Journalists Federation and Mongolian Youth Federation’s “Young Cyclist” club have jointly organized the sports journalists’ cycling journey and hike on August 23 and 24. The journey’s purpose was to support the appeal of having bicycle paths in the city. Around 30 members of the Mongolian Sports Journalists Federation took part [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Mongolians to participate in Asian Women’s Volleyball Championshipp


By B.Tungalag   The Mongolian national women’s volleyball team will compete in the 2013 Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship. The event, which will run from September 13 to 21 in Bangkok, Thailand, is expected to gather national teams of 16 Asian countries including Australia. The Mongolian national team has been seeded in the “A” pool together with Thailand, [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

First-ever UB Food Festival celebrates international cuisine


By Michelle Borok Viva City, a new housing and commercial development in Yaarmag along the Tuul River, hosted the two-day UB Food Festival on August 24 and 25. The festival featured several restaurants, lounges, fast food chains, and distributors in Ulaanbaatar. The participating businesses had tents set up along the blocked-off streets and pedestrian plazas [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Boss of Microbus’ opens

The opening ceremony of the “Boss of Microbus” movie made by the “Mill” movie production company was held at Urgoo Cinema 1 on August 23.  This event was hosted by an actor of the“Dream Theatre,” G.Altanshagai. The movie’s main characters aptly arrived by microbus which made the audience very surprised. The first viewers of the [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Tiger Street Football brings nonstop action to Mongolia and Asia

By K.Tugchin Tiger Street Football 2013 continues to deliver exciting weekends filled with street football action into cities across Asia. The regional street football tournament brings together top local and international teams to compete for the chance to win cash prizes and the opportunity to represent their country at the Tiger Street Football Grand Finals in [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Exploring ‘Street Art 2013’


By B.Tungalag Not everyone goes to fine art galleries but everyone walks along city streets . You can see paintings on walls everywhere, such as the extensive murals on Sun Road (Narnii Zam) and Sansar Tunnel. Many people object to street artists painting on walls. Street artists share their views and critiques of society through [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Fire kills one and damages properties of 300 traders at Narantuul


By B.Khash-Erdene Last Friday morning, a fire broke out at the Narantuul Trade Center’s grocery section at around 6:10 am according to eyewitnesses. The fire brigade took one corpse out of the burning building, with some reports stating that it was a child’s. It is estimated that properties of more than 300 traders were damaged. [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Онцлох мэдээлэл,Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Mongolia unlike any other

Mongolia unlike any other - Photo

By JERICK AGUILAR It has been 16 years since I left the Philippines to study for a master’s degree in the United States. At that time, I thought I would be away for only two years. I told myself that I would just finish my studies then return home and get a job that would allow me [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Z.Enkhbold: State support in construction sector has been successful


Speaker of the Parliament Z.Enkhbold got acquainted with the progress of the construction work of current public infrastructure projects such as roads and some apartment blocks, which are being built in Sukhbaatar, Bayanzurkh, and Khan-Uul Districts within the framework of the reconstruction and improvement of ger districts. Firstly, Speaker Z.Enkhbold visited the construction site at [...]

August 27th, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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