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M.Otgonbayar: We’ve reached a level that can compete in foreign markets


Trans. by B.DULGUUN Organ transplants and joint replacement surgeries have developed well in Mongolia. This is proof that Mongolian medical science is developing. The following is an interview with the Head of the Rheumatism, Joint Studies and Joint Rehabilitation Center of the State Central Clinical Hospital (SCCH), Dr. M.Otgonbayar, about his profession and joint replacement [...]

September 11th, 2014 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

MetaStory: Seeking new outlets for Mongolian creatives


By MICHELLE BOROK MetaStory NGO was conceived in September 2013 by young, creative Mongolians looking to strengthen their community with opportunities to share artistic skills, inspiration and resources with their peers. The fledgling NGO pulled off its first training session  last month, a free five-day filmmaking workshop resulting in four short films written, directed, performed, [...]

September 11th, 2014 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Increase to electricity rates cancelled

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By B.MENDBAYAR The Authority for Fair Competition and Consumer Protection Mongolia (AFCCP) and Financial Regulatory Commission have stopped the Energy Regulatory Commission’s (ERC) move to raise residential and commercial electricity fees following the discovery of industry violations and lack of AFCCP approval for the price increase. The Energy Regulatory Commission approved a resolution to increase [...]

September 11th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

12-year-old dies in police car crash


By M.ZOLJARGAL A 12-year-old girl was killed by a police car on Wednesday morning at Tavan Buudal Road in Sukhbaatar District. The victim was on her way to school and jaywalked when the police car, registered in Selenge Province’s Saikhan soum, hit her while driving in oncoming traffic with its emergency lights and siren on, [...]

September 11th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

‘Oil and Oil Shale Mongolia 2014’ takes place in UB


By Ch.KHALIUN The international investors forum “Oil and Oil Shale Mongolia 2014” was held in UB for the first time, from September 10 to 11. The forum addressed government policy in the oil sector, the Law on Petroleum, the investment environment, the oil sector’s current situation and prospects, the environment and local relations, leading technology, [...]

September 11th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

19-year-old Mongolian freestyle wrestler seizes world title


By B.TUNGALAG Mongolia’s International Sports Master S.Tserenchimed won a gold medal in the women’s 60 kg category of the World Wrestling Championship on September 10, held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. In the final round, she defeated Olympic medalist and former world champion, Azerbaijani wrestler Yuliya Ratkevich. In the first round, S.Tserenchimed defeated five time European Champion, [...]

September 11th, 2014 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Where does the Trade Union’s money go?


Trans. by B.DULGUUN The Confederation of Mongolian Trade Unions (CMTU) is the only organization that extorts money from taxpayers, besides the state. CMTU has 22 trade unions that regionalize the provinces and the capital, and 14 branch associations classified by profession. The organization was founded in 1927 as the Central Council of Mongolian Trade Unions [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Who does the State Specialized Inspection Agency work for?


Trans. by D.SERGELEN The mission of the State Specialized Inspection Agency (SSIA) is “Enforcing law and ordinances in Mongolian territory and supporting a comfortable environment for people, society’s sustainable development and business, and creating conditions to live in a secure environment and consume healthy food.” The State Specialized Inspection Agency recently examined factories using food [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

‘History of Europe’ narrated at Red Ger Gallery


By D.SERGELEN Today we will travel through another brand new exhibition at Red Ger Art Gallery. “History of Europe” by Czech artist and graphic designer Renata Puchikova will be on view to gratify art lovers through September 27. The exhibition features 20 select drawings from the book “History of Europe” and was organized as part [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

E.Bat-Uul: I will not back down due to fear of criticism

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN  The following is an interview with the Mayor and Governor of the capital city, E.Bat-Uul, about timely issues. Bat-Uul is a politician from the Democratic Party, who was appointed Mayor and Governor of Ulaanbaatar in August 2012. How was the summer work and how is preparation work for winter? This summer was [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

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