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Mongolia now has the potential to diagnose and treat hearing impaired children


Trans. by D.SERGELEN A project to improve the development of disabled children launched on September 4, at School No.29 for children with special needs in Sukhbaatar District. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is working to improve the development of disabled children and enhance their lives with the help of the Mongolian Association [...]

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

Hydroelectric power plant coming to Khovd River


By B.MENDBAYAR The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to Turkey, B.Batkhishig, had a meeting in the Mongolian Embassy in Turkey with General Manager of ZTM Engineering and Consulting Co. Inc. Muslum Gunduz to discuss the hydroelectric power plant that will be constructed on the Khovd River. During the meeting, Muslum Gunduz noted that the [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Mongolian calligraphy featured at ‘Brush and Ink’ exhibition in Australia


By B.BAATAR The ‘Brush and Ink’ contemporary asian calligraphy exhibition, part of the Oz Asia Festival, launched on September 6, at the Art Gallery of South Australia in Adelaide. The top calligraphy artworks from Mongolia, Japan and China are displayed in the exhibition. During the opening of the exhibition, calligrapher B.Odontuya, who lives in Melbourne, [...]

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

FILA Hall of Fame inducts State Honored Coach A.Baskhuu


By B.TUNGALAG The International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles (FILA) Hall of Fame inducted Mongolian State Honored Coach A.Baskhuu on September 6. The FILA bureau decided to enlist A.Baskhuu during its meeting on June 14. A.Baskhuu became the ninth referee to be included in the FILA Hall of Fame. President of FILA Nenad Lalovic, officials [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Conflict ignites between crop farmers and Agriculture Ministry over the price of wheat

Banner: Minister Tuvdendorj! This is real wheat

By M.ZOLJARGAL Crop farmers held a demonstration last weekend in Darkhan-Uul Province to oppose the Ministry of Industry and Agriculture’s (MIA) unofficial report which stated that Mongolia might have to import Russian wheat instead of using domestic wheat for flour production this fall for financial reasons. Mongolia is expected to harvest 400,000 tons of wheat [...]

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

Poor results from EZEN-100


By Ch.KHALIUN The 100-day economic program EZEN-100, implemented by the government, ended on August 18. People hoped that the program would positively influence the economy and decrease the USD exchange rate. Authorities promised it too, and announced that the major goal of the program was to decrease the exchange rate. The results are not as [...]

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

Ts.Bat released on bail


Police to reinvestigate Bat’s defamation case By B.KHASH-ERDENE Aviation engineer and blogger Ts.Bat, who was sentenced to 100 days in a penitentiary on defamation charges against Transport Minister A.Gansukh on August 19, was released on bail on Tuesday morning, after an appeals court called for a reinvestigation of the case. Culture and Sports Minister Ts.Oyungerel, [...]

September 9th, 2014 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Excess amounts of sugar can be harmful


Trans. by D.SERGELEN Mongolian produced baked goods taste extremely sweet, don’t they? Mothers prefer beverages and juices low in sugar for their children to avoid tooth decay and some stores have small sections for sugar-free food. But no one cares about sugar content in baked goods. The Deputy Minister of Health, J.Amarsanaa, appealed to domestic [...]

September 5th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Recovering UB’s lost kindergartens


Trans. by B.DULGUUN Five days have passed since the start of the new academic year but competition for limited kindergarten enrollment continues to be a sensitive topic. Many mothers gossip about having to bribe kindergarten principals or directly speak with teachers to register their children for kindergarten. Some even mention complaining to the Ministry of [...]

September 5th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Mongolian beauty pageant contestant wins second place at World Bikini Model International


By B.BAATAR Mongolian beauty pageant contestant N.Anu won second place at the World Bikini Model International 2014, which took place in China, from August 12 to 29. Beautiful girls from 48 countries competed in the contest. First place went to Martina Stetiarova from Slovakia,  followed by N.Anu of Mongolia, and Karaj Hygerttajfoe of Albania. N.Abu [...]

September 5th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

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