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Trouble with distance in times of turmoil

By Michelle Borok While many families in Mongolia made plans for putting Thanksgiving dinners on tables more than 6,000 miles away from Plymouth Rock, Massachusetts (where Thanksgiving’s first pilgrims touched down), they also received news of the tumultuous outcome of this fall’s deeply divisive lethal shooting of Michael Brown by Missouri police officer Darren Wilson. [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

‘The Blue Mountains of Khuvsgul’

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By B.NARANTUYA Artist B.Natsagdorj is presenting artwork from his new book of paintings, “The Blue Mountains of Khuvsgul” through November 30 at Blue Moon Art Gallery. The exhibition shares all of the paintings selected for his new book. The book is about the great taiga of Khuvsgul and the lifestyle of the reindeer people, including [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Mongolians in South Korea organize chess competition

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By B.BAATAR On the occasion of the 852nd birthday of Chinggis Khaan and National Pride Day, the Embassy of Mongolia to South Korea and Sky+ Chess Crew (established by Mongolians in Japan) organized a chess competition in South Korea, on November 23. Chess players from ages 10 to 50 competed in the competition. Player D.Barsaa [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Mongolian artists partake in exhibition in New York

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By B.TUNGALAG State Honored Artist Do.Bold, Cultural Merit Worker Ya.Oyunchimeg and B.Sarnai participated in Asian Art: Contemporary Viewsexhibition at QCC Art Gallery in New York, U.S.A. The exhibition started on October 16 and will continue until February 22, 2015. State Honored Artist Do.Bold is featuring his work “Composition”, Ya.Oyunchimeg is displaying her illustrations of nature, [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

N.Natsagnyam: Intellectual virus is hindering development

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN Many countries were able to develop by advancing their science sector. Where exactly is Mongolia at in this global advancement? Globally, Mongolia is ranked considerably high with its total number of doctors, professors and academics but are we able to completely utilize the intellectual capacity of its researchers and scientists? Why are [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

N.Tsogtsaikhan: I am the first Asian stuntman in Hungary

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Trans. by B.NARANTUYA  We reached N.Tsogtsaikhan, who lives in Hungary, through Facebook to talk about his career as a stuntman in Hungary. N.Tsogtsaikhan has appeared in blockbuster movies such as “Hell Boy”, “Monte Carlo”, “Dracula”, “47 Ronin”, “Iris” and “Eragon”, working alongside big Hollywood names such as Bruce Willis, Jai Courtney, and Cole Hauser.  Can [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Mongolia to import poultry products from China

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By B.MENDBAYAR A Chinese food firm based in Shandong Province, China, has acquired official permission from the Mongolian government to export poultry products to the country, according to Xinhua News Agency of China. Upon obtaining permission, Fengxiang Co., Ltd has become the first Chinese food company to export poultry products to Mongolia, remarked the Shandong [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Earthquake Early Warning System Project launches

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Earthquake Early Warning System project launched at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Tuesday as part of the second stage to complete the set up of the system in Mongolia. The NEMA has recently established the Emergency Communications Center with 20 officials, which will be financed by the government. The first stage [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

DP and MPP working groups hold a consultation

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By Ch.KHALIUN The working groups of the Democratic Party (DP) and the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) held their first consultation regarding Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg’s request to form a coalition government, on Wednesday at the State Palace. The sides believe that the major political forces in Parliament should cooperate to overcome the economic and political crisis. [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Ch.Saikhanbileg appoints new chairmen in law enforcement

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By Ch.KHALIUNAA On Wednesday, the Cabinet held its regular meeting, during which Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg replaced and appointed new heads of some law enforcement organizations. Chairman of the General Authority for Implementing Court Decisions S.Buyandalai has been dismissed, and B.Bilegt was appointed the new chairman. Chairman of the Central Intelligence Agency B.Ariusan was dismissed and [...]

November 29th, 2014 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

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