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A.Tumenjargal: I felt the Holy Land in Tibet


By B.TUNGALAG Photographer A.Tumenjargal opened his exhibition “Tibet-Through to the Holy Land” about the nature and people of Tibet, at the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery from March 14 to 16. A.Tumenjargal focuses on three themes: nature, portrait and city. This time he displayed the best of his travel photos. “Tibet- Through to the Holy [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Renter’s woes


By U.ARIUNJARGAL Generally, students and young single people have some of the same troubles in the real world. Leaving the nest can be a difficult experience. My major was in journalism, and after graduating from university, I was able to find a new job. I lived with a distant relative, he had a Mongolian style [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Nauryz festival to run at Chinggis Square

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Nauryz, a Kazakh traditional spring festival o, will be held at the Chinggis Square today, March 21. The Bayan-Ulgii Province Council in Ulaanbaatar, in partnership with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Ulaanbaatar City Governor’s Office decided to celebrate this festival with a series of cultural activities promoting Kazakh traditions, customs and arts. [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian hockey team takes second win at Challenge Cup 2014


By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian national ice hockey team is currently competing in the 2014 International Ice Hockey Federation Challenge Cup being held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from March 16 to 22. The Mongolian ice hockey team won its second victory in the games against the Kuwait team with 3:1. Mongolia had previously won [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

D.Oyuntsetseg: Politicians ruined journalism


By B.DULGUUN The following is an interview with Senior Officer of the Public Relations and Communication Division of the Office of the President of Mongolia, D.Oyuntsetseg, who worked for many years in the parliament’s public relations department. The interview highlights her professional views about the development of countries and modern Mongolian journalism. -Everyone sees the [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Mongolia to modernize payment systems through a 20 million USD loan from ADB


By B.KHASH-ERDENE The Ministry of Economic Development and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have agreed to implement a “Payment System Modernization” project in Mongolia, after signing an agreement for a 20 million USD loan for the project last week. The project will run for two years to address issues such as the development of a [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Road projects worth 74 billion MNT planned for 2014


By M.ZOLJARGAL In 2014, 40.4 km of roads will be built, 54.9 km of roads will be expanded, and 243.2 meters of bridges will be renovated. In addition, nine water drainage pipes and two overpasses will be built, while 1.84 km of new roads made of natural stones will become available at the cost of [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Border points under new management starting April 1


The Cabinet Office organized a “Reforms in Border Checkpoints” consultative meeting on Wednesday. At the meeting, the government’s actions to eliminate bureaucracy at the checkpoints were presented and ways to correlate actions of the affiliated agencies were explored. In his opening speech, Chairman of the Cabinet Office Ch.Saikhanbileg read a letter sent from a citizen [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Ethnosphere art project kicks off next month


By B.TUNGALAG An art project titled “Ethnosphere” will commence next month. The project will encapsulate efforts by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Arts Council of Mongolia, professional composers, musicians, fashion designers and painters, who will create complex artworks on a professional level. Ethnosphere will be a complex creation of national music compositions, fashion [...]

March 20th, 2014 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Authorities discover illegal logging operation


By M.ZOLJARGAL The Division Against Organized Crimes and Ministry of Environment and Green Development (MEGD) have inspected logging operations of Khuder Usukh LLC from March 13 to 15 and discovered that the company logged 501 trees illegally at Bayan Ar Mountain in Yuruu soum of Selenge Province. The authorities said that they had a tip-off [...]

March 19th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

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