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Let us kick-start our coal policy


The 4th global coking coal summit was held in Taiyuan (Shanxi Province, China) last week. Besides coal mining enterprises, the summit was attended by coal, iron, and steel industry associations, buyers, suppliers, research institutions, and delegates from international stock exchanges. It is clear that this summit would help Mongolia to accurately align its coal policy [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

D.Renchinkhand: There’s nothing wrong with the mining industry if we do environmental restoration

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By B.DULGUUN The following is an interview with senior miner and former Deputy Minister of Geology and Mining Industry D.Renchinkhand. He was one of the first mining engineers of Mongolia and contributed to the development of policies in the sector and assisted in establishing Mongolia’s oldest and significant mines such as Erdenet copper and molybdenum [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Mongolian woman wins UNESCO writing competition


By B.TUNGALAG The UNESCO Office in Bangkok and Tokyo Institute of Technology jointly announced an e-contest themed “Skill for better life” among students and teachers in Asian Pacific countries from August to December, 2013. Mongolian teacher Ts.Urantsetseg won the competition through her article titled “Secrets of being healthy and happy” and received an award from [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

State Junior Draughts Championship challenges 620 players


By M.ZOLJARGAL The State Junior Draughts Championship launched on Saturday at School No.42 in Songinokhairkhan District of Ulaanbaatar. A total of 620 male and female players will compete in four age categories; five to seven, eight to 10, 11 to 13, and 14 to 16 years of age. The players will be challenged in the [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Entree Gold announces fiscal year 2013 results


By K.TUGCHIN Canadian miner Entree Gold Inc. filed its annual operational and financial results last week for the year ended December 31, 2013. Greg Crowe, president and CEO commented, “With the completion of our financing in early 2013, Entree substantially added to its treasury, thus enabling us to focus on growth, rather than simply surviving. [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Mongolian-made bikes hit the market in May


By M.ZOLJARGAL G.Dashnyam, widely known as “Nickel Ganba” among Mongolians, will open a bike factory in early May and says he will launch his domestically made bikes on the market within a month. The factory will produce 100 bikes per day. The bike’s brand name is Zetro and will come in large and small size [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Prime Minister’s weekly meeting sums up March projects and plans for April


By M.ZOLJARGAL Prime Minister N.Altankhuyag shared information about national projects completed in March and his plans for April with journalists during his “30 Minutes with the Prime Minister” weekly meeting on Thursday. In detail, he worked closely on projects to increase exports in February and March, and plans to meet delegates from each sector regarding [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Earthquake early warning system tested

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By M.ZOLJARGAL On Thursday, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) tested its new earthquake early warning system in Ulaanbaatar, setting off sirens at 4 p.m. and instructing citizens on how to protect themselves and minimize possible earthquake related casualties in an emergency. It was NEMA’s third time organizing the testing. However, this year’s scenario was [...]

March 30th, 2014 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Mongolia eyes wind energy potential


By Paulius Kuncinas Regional Editor, Oxford Business Group With demand for electricity on the rise, and a national drive to boost renewable power production gathering strength, investor interest in Mongolia’s fledgling wind energy industry looks set to grow. The government aims for renewable sources to account for at least 20 percent of power generation capacity [...]

March 27th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Art created with recycled materials: ‘Less Rubbish, More Process’


By B.TUNGALAG Red Ger Art Gallery is hosting a mixed-media art exhibition displaying art pieces made of rubbish and recycled materials, from March 19 to April 2. Supported by Rio Tinto LLC, the exhibition, “Less Rubbish, More Process” was initiated by the Mongolian Art Council. Contemporary installation work, photography and video were created by seven [...]

March 27th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

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