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Corruption-restraining capital market

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Since signing a memorandum of understanding with the government, Mongol Bank has printed approximately 3.5 trillion MNT in three years, and injected the money into the economy through commercial banks under many different programs. This amount of money, which equals 75 percent of Mongolia’s budget revenue, has gone to banks with an interest rate almost [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Blue Moon Art Gallery member artists exhibition

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By M.OYUNGEREL Blue Moon Gallery member artists are presenting their work from June 27 to July 6. The member artists’ exhibition has been an annual event since the gallery first opened its doors in 2012. The displayed artwork is very diverse in medium, including work created in leather, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, on canvas, with glue, [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

T.Boldbaatar: We expect to win five to seven medals from the Rio 2016 Olympics

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN Deputy Minister of Health and Sports gave Ikon.mn an extensive interview regarding ministry operations and  the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics.  The Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism was liquidated and re-established as the Ministry of Health and Sport. Have the responsibilities of the ministry decreased due to this change? As the deputy [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

G.Ariunbaatar advances to final round of International Tchaikovsky Competition

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By B.BAATAR The 15th International Tchaikovsky Competition is taking place in Moscow and Saint Petersburg, Russia, from June 15 to July 3. State Honored Artist G.Ariunbaatar, soloist of the State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet Ch.Enkhtaivan, N.Oyunchimeg, and B.Batjargal; and vocalist of the Mongolian Military Song and Dance Academic Ensemble Ch.Badral are competing in [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian Athletes Day takes place

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian Athletes Day took place on June 28, at Chinggis Square. Mongolia enacted a law on physical education and sports 12 years ago. Since then, Mongolia has celebrated Athletes Day on the last weekend of every June. Athletes Day started with a parade of athletes, teachers and coaches from the Central Sports Palace [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

E.Amartuvshin: I’ve returned after shaking up the world

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN E.Amartuvshin, a young soloist of the State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet of Mongolia, aggrandized Mongolia in Wales just a few weeks ago with his amazing performances at the high-profile biennial contest for emerging classical singers, BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2015. Regrettably, he didn’t win the competition,  but was [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Altanbulag forum focuses on improving the free trade zone

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By Ch.KHALIUN Last Friday, the Ministry of Industry, Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI), and Altanbulag’s Free Zone Investors Council jointly organized the Altanbulag – 2015 Economic Forum at the MNCCI. The main goal of the forum was to discuss the current conditions of the Altanbulag free trade zone, its activities, further development, [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Three days-off approved for Naadam celebrations

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Mongolians will be able to enjoy three days off during Naadam, from July 13 and 15, according to a report from official state sources on Tuesday. The public was widely speculating that five days would be dedicated for the holiday, and was confused about whether the first two days of Naadam – which [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolia and Myanmar upgrade relations with visit by President

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President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar U Thein Sein conducted a state visit to Mongolia from June 28 to 30, upon the invitation of President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj. The counterparts parties agreed to cooperate on sharing experiences on fair mineral development, improving the legal environment, exchanging scholars in geology, and expanding partnership [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Politics,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Could real estate be the next emerging sector for investment?

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN Mongolia is described as one of the most exciting investment prospects for the year ahead by foreign investment agencies, as it continues to hold strong GDP growth despite suffering economic difficulties in the last few years. Particularly, the real estate sector has become a “hotspot” for foreign investors, as the sector is [...]

June 25th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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