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State Third Clinical Hospital acquires new ICU

By M.ZOLJARGAL The State Third Clinical Hospital (STCH) has recently acquired a new intensive care unit for post-cerebral hemorrhage and heart attack treatment to provide greater support to the cardiovascular center at the hospital. With financing from the Health Project of the Millennium Challenge Account in Mongolia, the hospital also acquired angiography and computer tomography [...]

September 20th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Average monthly salary now 631,000 MNT

By M.ZOLJARGAL The National Statistical Office of Mongolia has recently studied the monthly salaries of employed Mongolians and determined that the average monthly salary is 631,000 MNT. According to the study, the average salary paid by businesses with fewer than 100 employees is 631,000 MNT, while workers employed by businesses with more than 100 employees [...]

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Desertification affects 77% of Mongolian territory

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ministry of Nature, Environment and Green Development (MNEGD) presented the public with Mongolia’s first ever “Desertification Atlas” on September 18. With the atlas, Mongolia has now scientifically acknowledged desertification data, which will serve an important role in implementing practical, detailed and efficient measures against desertification in provinces. Scientists and experts of the [...]

September 20th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Aviation sector seeing upgrades soon

By M.ZOLJARGAL The Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia is set to hold a consultation session, “Aviation Sector Reform 2013″ today, to report on current development projects, and consult on prospective upgrades and reforms to the sector. Mongolia is the second largest landlocked country in the world, and therefore, the aviation sector is believed to be [...]

September 20th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Protest at the Government Palace leads to arrests and evacuations

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By M.ZOLJARGAL A protest against amendments to the extraction law concerning river basins and forested areas resulted in the apprehension of 11 people and the confiscation of three guns, 36 bullets, nine grenades, and additional explosive devices, as well as the evacuation of five ministries and offices near the Government Palace On the morning of [...]

September 19th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Domestic,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

National Library of Mongolia joins OCLC

By M.ZOLJARGAL The National Library of Mongolia (NLM) has joined Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) through an agreement negotiated on behalf of NLM by D.Enerel, Assistant Professor and Catalog Librarian at Middle Tennessee State University, and Andrew H. Wang, Vice President, OCLC Asia Pacific. The agreement provides the National Library of Mongolia use of OCLC [...]

September 18th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolian delegacies observe Australian election

By E.DARI A Mongolian delegation headed by the Secretary General of the General Electoral Commission, B.Altanjargal, observed the Australian 2013 Parliamentary Election for the first time, representing Mongolia. Australian Parliament consists of two chambers, including the House of Representatives with 150 members and the Senate with 40 senators. A general parliamentary election was carried out [...]

September 18th, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Draft law submitted for a 3-day national holiday during Tsagaan Sar

By E.DARI Member of Parliament Su.Batbold has submitted a draft bill to the Speaker of Parliament, Z.Enkhbold, on Monday, to make some amendments to the law on public holidays and occasional days. The bill proposed changes to the observance of Mongolia’s lunar new year celebration. According to a report from Parliament’s press agency, during the [...]

September 18th, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

B.Batkhuu: Gold mining companies will operate actively if regulation is amended

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The Ministry of Mining has been working on an amendment to the law on prohibition of extraction at water basins and forested areas. The minister proposed a discussion of the matter to the special session of parliament. The law was passed four years ago, yet implementation of the law has always been inadequate. Some economists [...]

September 18th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Domestic | Read More »

MPP demands Speaker to run parliament as classic consensus establishment

The Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) members in parliament have delivered a statement to the Speaker of Parliament, Z.Enkhbold, demanding that the Government of Mongolia, composed of the coalition of the Democratic Party, Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party and Mongolian National Democratic Party, report work done last year to the parliament. The statement also demands the examination [...]

September 18th, 2013 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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