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Khoshoot mine coal to be exploited

Mongolia Energy Corporation, registered with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, announced its decision to start exploiting coal from its Khoshoot mine located in Darvi soum of Khovd aimag. In 2014, the company sold 15,300 tons of coal, which is three times less than sales of the previous year. The company also said its pre-tax loss [...]

July 27th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Oil & Oil Shale Mongolia 2014 scheduled for September

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Oil & Oil Shale Mongolia 2014 international investment conference is back with a newly scheduled program on September 10 and 11, in Ulaanbaatar. The official decision to change the date was made by the hosts of the event, the Ministry of Mining, and Petroleum Authority of Mongolia and Minex Mongolia LLC, after the Parliament of [...]

July 27th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Corruption trial for 54 university officials postponed

On Wednesday, the District Primary Criminal Court no.1 was originally set to hold the trial for former director of the School of Trade at the National University of Mongolia B.Javkhlantugs and 53 other university officials for receiving bribery from students, but postponed the trial date to August 13. The Independent Authority Against Corruption (IAAC) and [...]

July 27th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Health agencies warn consumers about false bioactive natural product advertisements

By B.ULZIINEMEKH The Ministry of Health and State Specialized Inspection Agency (SSIA) are warning the public to read and learn about bioactive natural products before purchasing them. Following an inspection of 30 local importers, officials noted that the companies were found to have failed to monitor side effects, maintain the quality of the products, and [...]

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UB’s drinking water source threatened by poor sewage system of Urgakh Naran town

A total of 432 households in Urgakh Naran apartment town in 11th khoroo of Bayanzurkh District have been living in contaminated environment for a while as Blue Sky Partners LLC, the company responsible for sewage management of the apartment town, hasn’t been fulfilling its duties. The town is not connected to central sewer pipelines and [...]

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Labor Minister works in Dundgobi Province

Minister of Labor and MP Ya.Sanjmyatav is continuing his appointment to work in rural areas. He’s now working in Gobisumber, Dornogobi, Umnugobi, and Dundgobi provinces. During his time in Dundgovi Province, he reviewed labor department activities as well as employment at small and medium-sized enterprises. He also attended a trade fair of small and medium-sized [...]

July 27th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Mongolia included in Canada’s Countries of Focus

Trans. by B.OCHIRJAMAA On July 24, Minister of Economic Development N.Batbayar received Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird, who is visiting Mongolia at the invitation of Mongolian Minister of Foreign Affairs L.Bold. The first topic discussed in the meeting was about how Mongolia has been added to the list of countries selected for official [...]

July 27th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Turkey and Mongolia renew military cooperation

Trans. by B.ERDEM From July 19 to 23, the State Secretary of the Mongolian Ministry of Defense, Major General Z.Boldbaatar, visited the Republic of Turkey. The two countries’ defense ministries reviewed the performance of their cooperation and defined future initiatives. Major General Z.Boldbaatar expressed his willingness to cooperate in all fields of the Mongolian military [...]

July 27th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

President Ts.Elbegdorj’s economic development meetings in Japan

Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj paid a working visit to Japan from July 21 to 24, and met the leader of the Mongolia-Japan Friendship Group, Satsuki Eda, at the House of Councillors on July 23. Eda spoke of continuing the enhancement of inter-parliamentary relations. The Japanese side offered its full support in all aspects and noted the [...]

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Former Mayor receives prison time for illegal privatization

Trans. by M.ZOLJARGAL The trial of former Ulaanbaatar City Mayor Ts.Batbayar and three other state officials accused of the abuse of authority and massive financial losses for the state through the illegal privatization of state properties took place on Tuesday. The court sentenced Ts.Batbayar, who was also Chief of the Property Privatization Commission at the [...]

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