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Buildings blocking sidewalks to be demolished

Translation: “Let’s relieve the public spaces. Support our initiative”

By M.ZOLJARGAL Illegal use of public spaces in Ulaanbaatar will be ended within next month, according to Ulaanbaatar City Mayor E.Bat-Uul’s ordinance issued this week. The ordinance was announced following repeated complaints of residents, regarding how sidewalks are blocked by illegal constructions. “Blocked sidewalks push pedestrians to walk on roads, which puts them in a [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Baganuur mine’s capacity to double


By Ch.KHALIUN The extraction capacity of Baganuur mine is expected to double with the opening of the region’s new 700 MW power plant, a necessity to ensure sustainable operations at the new plant. The mine has not seen technical upgrades since 1983, and its current extraction capacity stands at four million tons of coal per [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Wildfire spreads as dry weather approaches


By E.Khishigjargal The wildfires in the eastern region of Mongolia have spread to 10 soums in three provinces, with Bayan-Uulsoum of Dornod Province being the most affected region. More than 40 families have lost their homes, while an estimated 3,000 livestock have been lost in the fire. The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) gave a [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Public poll reveals Mongolia’s top 10 politicians


Trans. by B.DULGUUN The Sant Maral Foundation (SMF) has released its results of their latest survey on approval rates of politicians of Mongolia. The foundation underlined that the survey, named the Barometer of Politicians, involved 1,200 people from Ulaanbaatar, as well as Khentii, Uvs, Tuv, Uvurkhangai, Arkhangai, and Dundgovi Provinces. The survey was conducted from [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Community,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

U.Uranchimeg: Why should I pretend to be liked by others?

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN State Honored Actress U.Uranchimeg has over 22 years of experience in the film and theater industry. She has become one of the most influential female actresses in Mongolia, portraying dozens of critical roles in films, as well as plays and musicals. Her latest productions include movies such as “Zerleg Tsetsegsiin Khulemj” and [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

State Fencing Championship concludes


By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian Fencing Association organized the State Fencing Championship on April 18 and 19 at Futsal Palace. Over 80 fencers from five clubs took part in the championship. Khangarid Club’s B.Batkhuu won gold in the men’s category. He was followed by Ts.Jigjidsuren, E.Dulguun and E.Enkhdelger. Three-time state champion and Mongolia’s first gold medalist [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

The art of Bayankhongor Province


By B.NARANTUYA The Union of Mongolian Artists is organizing an exhibition called “Bayankhongor Land”. The exhibition is on view from April 15 to April 22, at the Union of Mongolian Artists. The exhibition includes more than 90 pieces including paintings, sculptures, and engravings. Thirty artists from Bayakhongor Province, including youth and senior artists, participated in [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »


By J.K.Bayasakh Trans. by M.Bolormaa Two years ago, during a joint seminar at Inha University on the territorial disputes East Asia we touched on this topic. I delivered a paper titled “Territorial dispute over East Asia” and mentioned that the territorial dispute between the PRC and Japan will be a big problem in the future [...]

April 21st, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Aspiration and desperation for becoming Saudi Arabia

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The annual Coal Mongolia conference took place in Ulaanbaatar on April 9-10, 2015. Although the conference was not as large as the ones in previous years and did not have as many participants, the general ambiance of the conference expressed the reality and outlook of Mongolia’s coal sector as accurately as possible. During the conference, [...]

April 19th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

American Film Showcase 2015 to unveil secrets of American movies


By E.Khishigjargal The U.S. Embassy and Mongolian Arts Council will be organizing the American Film Showcase 2015 from April 23 to 26. The program aims to showcase documentaries and contemporary films by American artists, as well as bring professional cinematographers from all over the world to speak with Mongolian filmmakers. Four films have been chosen [...]

April 19th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

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