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Chinese company accused of swindling 3 billion MNT

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By B.DULGUUN Mongolian citizen Ulziisaikhan told Unuudur Daily that a Chinese company swindled four million MNT from her, and that many others are getting ripped off for large sums of money. The Chinese company in question, Lin Rui, opened a branch named Mongol Lin Rui in October 2012. The company’s office is located behind the [...]

January 25th, 2015 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Traveling through the world of Mongolian and international students

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By B.TUNGALAG American School of Ulaanbaatar is holding their first art show at Marshal Art Gallery. The purpose of the exhibition is to showcase the hard work of 29 students in grades 10 to 12 over the course of the last semester. Students in the school’s advanced art course chose themes on which to produce [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Challenges facing Mongolian orchestras

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Trans. by Z.TSELMEG Mongolia has had a rich tradition of a national orchestra since the thirteenth century. By a 2005 presidential decree, the Great State Orchestra with 120 members was created. But some of Mongolia’s classical musicians are complaining about the national constitution of the orchestra and ensemble, and say that they lack instruments and [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Ts.Namuun: my aspiration to the arts hasn’t stopped

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By B.BAATAR  Mongolian girl band Kiwi is celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. The following is a brief interview with member of Kiwi, Ts.Namuun. We heard that you recently made your acting debut? It was not easy to play in a film, but I liked it. I worked with lots of experienced artists.  What was [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

First bodybuilding and fitness competition of 2015 concludes

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By B.TUNGALAG The Shinobu Cup 2015 bodybuilding and fitness open competition took place on January 17, at Marquee 27 Night Club. The Mongolian Youth Federation, Mongolian United Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness, and Shinobu Fight and Fitness Club organized the competition through the initiation of  world champion of Muay Thai and kickboxing Ts.Amarbaysgalan. Some 63 [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

B.Lkhagvajav: If we can’t play by the universal rules, no one will play with us

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By B.NARANTUYA  The following is an interview with President of the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) B.Lkhagvajav, about the chamber’s future goals and present economy related issues. B.Lkhagvajav, who is considered one of the leading economists in the country, is director of Urbanek LLC, and has formerly worked as an advisor to [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Mongolia braces for the arrival of its three millionth citizen

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Trans by B.NARANTUYA Mongolia is eagerly awaiting its three millionth citizen. A worried looking man asks a nurse repeatedly whether his wife gave birth, outside a registration window at the Maternity Hospital. Another man standing by him asks whether it’s his first child, and tells him to think positively and he might just become the [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Meat train on the move

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN The Ministry of Food and Agriculture issued a meat export quota for eight companies on Wednesday, after a month’s delay in the tendering process for meat exporters. The Head of the Department of Coordination for Food Production Policy Implementation at the Ministry of Industry and Agriculture, Ts.Nandinjargal, explained the reason behind the [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

OT reports ore content data and increased efficiency

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By Ch.KHALIUN Oyu Tolgoi (OT) released its report on production for the fourth quarter of 2014, with details on new ore content data and reports of increased efficiency. The company produced 50,300 tons of copper and 278,000 ounces of gold in the fourth quarter of 2014, increasing copper production by 40 percent and gold by [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Residents tear down garages to make way for kindergarten

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By M.ZOLJARGAL A new kindergarten opened this week in 19th khoroo of Bayangol District, through a joint cooperation of the government and residents. The space the kindergarten was built on was previously occupied by private garages of 16 residents in the neighborhood who all permitted demolition of their properties for the public kindergarten. A total [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

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