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Prime Minister says new roads save time and money

By M.ZOLJARGAL Prime Minister N.Altankhuyag held the weekly meeting “Prime Minister’s 30 minutes” on Saturday and briefed the public on his activities. The Prime Minister reported that the 11-11 Government Information Center has received many reports from residents that the newly opened roads have made it possible to transport one ton of freight between Zamyn-Uud [...]

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

Tough challenges in 2014

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It is worth noting that the government, led by Prime Minister Altankhuyag, has worked hard in the passing year. Ministers have taken fewer trips abroad this year and a new norm of holding cabinet meetings  every Saturday has been set. The construction of 1,800 km of paved roads was completed within an impressive timeframe, increasing [...]

December 26th, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Private collection of European and American modern art on view

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By  Vanessa Soetanto At 976 Art Gallery’s preview of “Original Graphic Artworks of World Famous Artists”, an important collection of European and American modern art was debuted in Ulaanbaatar. For this groundbreaking show, one opening is not enough. At yesterday’s larger, public opening attendees were asked to wear formal attire. The show features 23 graphic [...]

December 25th, 2013 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

START WITH ONE

By B.KHASH-ERDENE There aren’t many things worse than seeing your own child in pain and struggling to live hour by hour, but this is what Zorigoo has to endure as his two and a half year old son, Anand, is suffering from Dandy-Walker syndrome, a congenital brain malformation involving the cerebellum and the fluid filled [...]

December 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Community,Opinion | Read More »

76 Columbus’ from the Banana Republic

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The time has come for us to be straightforward and call the things that have names by their names, just like livestock are given different names based on their looks. In a country where lawmakers put their personal interests above the job they are supposed to do, all profits from economic activities are only shared [...]

December 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Mongolia spends 426.5 million MNT on Gobi Bear protection programs

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By M.ZOLJARGAL This year, over 426.5 million MNT was spent on programs designed for the protection of the endangered mazaalai (Gobi Bear). The programs were funded by governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as project organizers. As part of the program, officials reported that two springs in Shar Khuls and Khushuut of the Great Gobi [...]

December 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

D.Ulambayar: No one believed that a young Mongolian man reinvented the mobile phone

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The  Director of Mongolia-Korea Polytechnic College (MKPC), D.Ulambayar, gave an interview during the college’s groundbreaking ceremony about a wide range of issues in Mongolia’s science and education sectors, as well as related social issues. -Can you briefly introduce yourself to our readers? -I was born in Zavkhan Province. I am a radio electronic [...]

December 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

B.Bat-Erdene: Children see toys as a reflection of life

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The head of the Children’s Toy Association of Mongolia, B.Bat-Erdene, had a childhood dream to create toys, which has come true. Currently, children living in eight soums of his home province, Bulgan, play in playgrounds created by him. B.Bat-Erdene also provides toys for elementary school students and children in kindergartens. We have waited [...]

December 17th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Alcohol-free night club opens

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The first ever alcohol-free night club, “Zaluus-21” (Youth-21) has recently opened and is encouraging young people to spend their free time and have fun without using alcoholic beverages. The club is located in the Third Micro-District and was established by the Healthy and Active Life Club with the support of the “New Government [...]

December 17th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolian engineer wins 100 million MNT

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By M.ZOLJARGAL -New invention to secure Mongolia’s energy independence-  Engineer N.Natsagnyam’s research, “Automated Adjustment for Reactive Potential of Synchronized Generator and Virtual Laboratory NaNyam-AX12” was awarded the “Best Innovation Technology in Science-2013 Prize.” If the new technology is installed at all power plants, Mongolia can eradicate its energy dependency on Russia, according to officials from [...]

December 17th, 2013 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

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