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Another strike to democracy and freedom

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Parliament has recently been discussing the call for the resignation of Kh.Temuujin, the Minister of Justice. This however is not a chance incident. Rather, it is a reflection of a plot devised by a political-business group that intends to use legal means to remove from a position of power and influence the person who initiated [...]

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

Urgeeleg film launches

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian film named “Urgeeleg” opened at cinemas in Ulaanbaatar on April 19. The film is directed by J.Sengedorj and stars notable Mongolia actors such as A.Amarsaikhan, G.Erdenebileg, J.Bayasgalan, S.Bold-Erdene and B.Navchaa. The official opening ceremony of “Urgeeleg” took place at Urgoo Cinema on April 19 and at Tengis Cinema on April 20. The [...]

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

Mongolian judokas hold joint training in Japan

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Mongolian female judokas are attending a ten-day joint training with the Japanese national judo team and other judokas from the Japan Judo Academy in Japan. The training follows a joint training held among Mongolian, Georgian and Austrian male judokas in Germany. The team comprises of 14 of the finest female judokas of Mongolia, [...]

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

O.Baigali: Sincerity is the beginning of positive change

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By B.DULGUUN  The following is an interview with violinist O.Baigali about her career. Not many people know where and how violin was created. Can you tell us about its origin? Since I’m majoring in this profession, I’m required to know many things about my instrument. We get a special curriculum to learn the history of [...]

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

Prime Minister gives nod to Oyu Tolgoi second phase funding

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE The Mongolian Mining Journal printed a letter sent from Prime Minister N.Altankhuyag addressing the CEO of Rio Tinto, Sam Walsh, dated March 27, in which he gives the go-ahead for Oyu Tolgoi’s second phase of financing, some four to five billion USD, without the completion of the feasibility study. The standoff between Rio [...]

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

Crane falls on road due to soil subsidence

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By M.ZOLJARGAL A construction crane situated next to S-Outlets fell across Sun Road at around 6 p.m. on Friday night. The accident caused no casualties. The crane is owned by S-Outlets shop and it was being using for constructing the S-Outlet annex. The crane operator explained that he had not overloaded the crane but that [...]

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

Ambassador S.Khurelbaatar: President returns to Mongolia with health service ideas

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By E.DARI The President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj is returning in good health to Mongolia after undergoing surgery in Japan. He is also initiating certain works to bring Japanese remedies and treatments to Mongolia. In particular, the President is returning to Mongolia with a hospital team, who will perform good-quality health services. The following is a [...]

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

City Governor bans exploration and transportation of mining products

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE The Ulaanbaatar City Governor released a decree temporarily banning all exploration and transportation of the main mineral products in the central region last Friday. The decree aims to provide room for discussion regarding the regulation of heavy duty truck use around the region. The governor’s decree gave instructions to related organizations to temporarily [...]

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

Mongolian opera singers take second place at international opera competition

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian opera singers Ch.Badral and B.Mongolkhuu participated in an international opera singers’ competition named after Russian People’s Artist Nadezhda Obukhova. Some 217 opera singers from various countries such as Russia, the USA, France, Cuba, Ukraine, South Korea, China and the UK took part in contest. At the second stage of the competition, 34 [...]

April 16th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Movie Review: Amka and the Three Golden Rules

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE This review contains spoilers A disproportionately small amount of spotlight is shed onto the human aspect of Mongolia as opposed to its vast mineral riches. What really resonated with me about the film, “Amka and the Three Golden Rules” was that it managed to balance the importance of both through the brilliantly crafted [...]

April 16th, 2014 | Posted in Топ мэдээ | Read More »

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