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Fake diploma holders infiltrate civil service


Trans. by D.SERGELEN Making and using fake diplomas has become popular in Mongolia. Would you believe that holders of these fake diplomas have been recruited for civil service? It’s an unfortunate recent development and the people who generate fake diplomas always seem to escape responsibility. Based on information discovered by Unuudur, it is clear that [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Highest literature prize awarded to G.Mend-Ooyo


By B.DULGUUN Mongolian novelist G.Mend-Ooyo won the highest prize of the International Literature Festival, which took place in Craiova, Romania. The event was organized by the International Academy Mihai Eminescu at the Craiova Art Museum from September 15 to 19 After receiving his prize, novelist G.Mend-Ooyo said, “I see this award granted to me at [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

N.Tsagaannokhoi: I got to understand what homeland is, after going to South Sudan


Trans.by B.DULGUUN Thousands of Sudan citizens are fleeing from home due to an ongoing conflict in South Sudan, between forces of the government and oppositions. The South Sudanese Civil War began on the evening of December 15, 2013. Some 51 Mongolian peace keepers departed to South Sudan as part of the third shift of Mongolian [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Tales on Horseback takes reading on the road


By Michelle Borok A donated city bus from Belgium is finding a second life in Mongolia Thanks to Go Help UK, a 1981 Jonckheere Eagle diesel city bus has been refurbished as Tales on Horseback, a traveling library and educational resource center hitting the road on September 20, National Book Day. While Mongolia claims one [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Community | Read More »

MED partners with JICA to develop state-private sector partnership policy


By B.MENDBAYAR The Ministry of Economic Development organized the “Mongolian State-Private Sector Partnership, Today and Future” conference in association with a team of experts from the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), on September 16. Principles of state-private partnership and the Law on Concession were introduced at the conference. Over 50 delegates from the Ministry of [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Ulaanbaatar forecasts 2.5 percent GDP increase from tourism by 2030


Five percent of state budget to be used for entertainment and sports events By M.ZOLJARGAL “Friendly Ulaanbaatar” project’s consultation took place on Wednesday, which is expected to elevate tourism in Mongolia and increase Mongolia’s GDP in the long-term. During the event, Ulaanbaatar City Governor E.Bat-Uul highlighted, “Ulaanbaatar city will be able to receive two million [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

PM receives ILO’s Asia-Pacific Regional Director


By Ch.KHALIUN Prime Minister N.Altankhuyag called on representatives led by the Regional Director of the International Labour Organization (ILO) for Asia and the Pacific region, Yoshiteru Uramoto, and exchanged views on opportunities to implement projects in Mongolia. The ILO officials expressed that they can contribute to improving the entrepreneurial skills of Mongolian SMEs, and regulating [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Unprecedented program launched in UB to safeguard drinking water sources


By M.ZOLJARGAL Ulaanbaatar City administrators put together the first-ever program on protecting drinking water for the Mongolian population, with the assistance of the World Health Organization (WHO). WHO estimates that 74 possible risks face the nation’s drinking water sources and raised 168 solutions which have been included in the program. The completed program was supported [...]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Necessary steps and deficiency in governance


Mongolia recently hosted high-level visits from our two neighboring countries. In terms of significance and timing, there was a lot to swallow and digest as the presidents of Mongolia’s eternal neighbors visited us with a short window of time between the two visits. President Xi Jinping’s visit and the speech he gave will be important [...]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Minister underlines folk storytelling at King Epic Palace opening

By B.BAATAR Minister of Culture Ts.Oyungerel underlined the importance of traditional story telling at the launch ceremony of King Epic Palace, which took place in Bogdkhaan Palace Museum on Thursday. “King Epic Palace will help to preserve the traditions and promote folklores. The opening of this palace is a big contribution to the implementation of [...]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

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