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Bribery and Bold Statement

By B.Khash-Erdene “Watch out, or I’ll bury you with money,” yelled a scruffy looking old man at the driver who nearly ran him over as he carelessly crossed the road while counting a bundle of money drawn from an ATM on the roadside. The car zoomed away, and the passersby who noticed the affair chuckled. [...]

December 8th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Opinion,Онцлох мэдээлэл,Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Z.Altai: We have to provide online learning courses to teach the Mongolian language and culture to children abroad

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Mongolia opened an embassy in Sweden in 2009 and former member of the parliament and Ambassador of Mongolia to Sweden  Z.Altai, who is the second person to be appointed as Ambassador to Sweden, gave an interview about what he learned there, and his plans as the ambassador, during his brief visit to Ulaanbaatar. -You [...]

December 4th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolia to recycle junked cars

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Approximately 650,000 vehicles are registered in Mongolia and over 500, or 75 percent of them, have been used for more than ten years. A certain number of vehicles fall out of use every year, but unfortunately, none of them are recycled locally, as there is no car recycling center in Mongolia. Instead, their [...]

December 4th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Mongolia makes it easier to build

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ulaanbaatar City Administration established the Center for Receiving City Residents on December 26, 2012, to ease the many complicated procedures required to obtained construction permits. Delegates of the city administration, foreign organizations and private businesses held a consultation meeting to discuss the center’s operations and future plans. The center was in charge [...]

December 4th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Ulaanbaatar road users to pay annual fees

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By B.ODONTUYA The Ulaanbaatar City Auto Road Authority (UCARA) announced changes in the road fee policies on Monday, including increased fees for provincial vehicles coming into the city. According to Unuudur Daily Newspaper, the current fee of 500 MNT for entering Ulaanbaatar will be raised to 1,000 MNT, starting January 1, 2014. In addition, vehicles [...]

December 4th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Colder temperatures to come next week

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By B.ODONTUYA J.Tsogt, Head of the Weather Forecasting Section of the Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Monitoring, talked to journalists about the current weather conditions in Mongolia. -What is the reason for the relatively warm climate recently? -Usually at this time of the year, the southern parts of Mongolia are subject to high air [...]

December 4th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

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