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D.Erdenebaatar: I keep unmatched rare artifacts in my safe-deposit box in a bank, this is a tragedy

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Unuudur, a Mongolian daily paper, interviewed PhD D.Erdenebaatar, professor from the Department of Archaeology of Ulaanbaatar University, an affiliate of the National University of Mongolia, about archeological science and the current condition of the Mongolian archeological sector. -Ulaanbaatar University owns an archeological museum. I heard that it is free of charge and open [...]

November 30th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Domestic | Read More »

Tengis Cinema to be privatized in 2014

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ulaanbaatar City Administration (UCA) owns 34 percent of Tengis Cinema, while the rest is owned by the South Korea-based Wayrich Resource Asia, which financed and renovated the cinema premises. Recently, Member of Parliament S.Batbold and CEO of APU joint stock company P.Batsaikhan have purchased the 66 percent share from Wayrich. The UCA [...]

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Ulaanbaatar opens new road to Tuv Province

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By M.ZOLJARGAL An opening ceremony for the new 32.2 km paved road from Ulaanbaatar to Jargalant and Bornuur soums of Tuv Province took place on Wednesday. These soums are the main suppliers of vegetables and dairy products to Ulaanbaatar. The food supply sent from the soums was prone to getting spoilt in the summer and [...]

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Ulaanbaatar residents support continuation of license plate traffic restriction

By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ulaanbaatar City Administration has been following a policy to consider city residents’ opinions before approving any decisions. A poll on whether to halt the traffic restrictions based on license plate numbers on weekdays was organized on Wednesday, for the second time, between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The Ulaanbaatar City Reference and [...]

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L.Gantumur: We will abolish state interference with scientific development

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By M.ZOLJARGAL -Minister of Education and Science L.Gantumur grants certificates for four million MNT scholarships to 12 young scientists- Mongolia celebrated Scientist’s Day on Wednesday, November 27, and the Minister of Education and Science, L.Gantumur, delivered a speech during an award ceremony. “A science sector that waits for funding from the state, and does nothing [...]

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Central swimming pool ceiling collapses

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By M.ZOLJARGAL A part of the ceiling at the Water Sports Training Center (WSTC), more commonly known as the Central Swimming Pool, broke and fell  into the pool at around 12 a.m. on Monday. The director of the center, G.Arslan, reported through his Facebook page, “The WSTC has been operating for 28 years non-stop without [...]

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Infrastructure for upcoming housing projects completed

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The government started construction of housing projects complete with their own schools, kindergartens and hospitals in Bayangol Valley (located on the way to Nairamdal Camp), Nisekh (area surrounding Chinggis Khaan International Airport), and Yarmag. However, the constructions were halted due to underdeveloped infrastructure in the areas. The Ministry of Construction and Urban Development [...]

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New Year Tree lighting ceremony on December 15

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The annual lighting ceremony of the New Year Tree will take place at Central Square on December 15. The lighting ceremony was discussed during the regular meeting of the Ulaanbaatar City Administrative Council which took place on November 23. The public celebration to welcome the approaching year of 2014 will be organized at [...]

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UBS Music Video Awards to be organized

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Organizers of the UBS Music Video Awards 2013 held a press conference yesterday to give details about this year’s event. This year, the UBS Music Awards is expected to be held on November 29, at the Central Cultural Palace. The best of the best artists will be awarded in 14 categories: Best Idea, Best Painter, [...]

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

UB Art Fair to be held

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Every year, professional artists and sculptors wait in anticipation of the UB Art Fair. This year’s UB Art Fair will be unveiled at Blue Moon Art Gallery from November 29 to December 1. The UB Art Fair aims to develop cultural tourism, extend the tourism season, and support professional artists. The fifth UB Art Fair [...]

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

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