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Mongolia’s democracy needs updating

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By E.OYUNDARI The 25th anniversary of Mongolia’s first free, democratic parliamentary election is being celebrated widely in Mongolia. On July 29, 1990, Mongolian people gave votes to the candidates they considered to be the right people to rule the state in the right way. In the second half of the last century, Mongolians knew what [...]

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

Return to childhood with ‘Happy Family’

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By M.OYUNGEREL Artist Undraa is displaying her “Happy Family” exhibition on the second floor of Central Tower, until August 21. Undraa graduated from the School of Fine Arts at Mongolian University of Culture and Arts in 2000. She has participated in over 30 international group exhibitions. The artist tries to depict Mongolian traditions in bright [...]

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

Soyol-Erdene awarded Star of Fame

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On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Mongolia’s first democratic election, Mayor of Ulaanbaatar E.Bat-Uul presented the Star of Fame to the seven members of Soyol-Erdene, one of Mongolia’s first rock bands, yesterday. Soyol-Erdene also received a golden cup named after democratic revolution singer S.Tsogtsaikan and 100 million MNT. Representative of the City Council [...]

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

Hakuho M.Davaajargal celebrates his new Labor Hero title

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By B.TUNGALAG The 69th Yokozuna Hakuho and owner of the most wins in sumo history, M.Davaajargal, celebrated his new title of Labor Hero in Zuunmod, Tuv Province, on Wednesday. He received the Labor Hero title by the decree of President Ts.Elbegdorj on February 2015. His father, J.Munkhbat, also received the title of Labor Hero. This [...]

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

Mongolian researcher uses satellite data to study groundwater resources

Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL Mongol News interviewed Dr. N.Buyankhishig, vice-principal of the School of Geology and Mining at Mongolian University of Science and Technology. She used satellite information to research changes to groundwater levels. She conducted the research at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) last year. N.Buyankhishig spoke about the global use of information provided [...]

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

Changes to childcare coming in 2016

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Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL Every year, we plan a budget for building schools and kindergartens. Very few of those plans are carried out and most of them are gone with the wind. Every fall, issues about kindergartens arise, and parents are faced with a terrible decision: to bribe or not to bribe. Some choose to bribe [...]

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

Government signs electricity purchase agreement for Thermal Power Plant V

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By Ch.KHALIUN On Tuesday, concession agreement holders of the Thermal Power Plant V project signed an electricity purchase agreement with the Government of Mongolia. National Dispatching Center LLC and National Electricity Transmission Network JSC signed the agreement on behalf of the Cabinet, while Engie (formerly known as GDF Suez, 30 percent owner of the concession [...]

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

Baganuur District hospital opens ‘friendly’ treatment room

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Rotaract Club of Nairamdal (RCN) completed an upgrade project at the children’s medical treatment room of Baganuur District Health Center (BDHC) and reopened it on Monday. BDHC’s vice director, A.Ochirsuren, talked about the project results, “Our upgraded room has acquired a new and international standard floor suitable for hospital use. The flooring material [...]

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

Mongolia celebrates the 25th anniversary of democratic parliamentary elections

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By E.OYUNDARI “The first democratic parliamentary election took place 25 years ago, and was the historic choice of Mongolian people,” said President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj at the opening of a ceremonial meeting in honor of the 25th anniversary of Mongolia’s first parliamentary election, hosted at Shangri-La Hotel, on July 29, with participation of Mongolian and [...]

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

Fundraising successful in covering medical expenses for a young hero

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By M.ZOLJARGAL   A fundraiser is coming close to meeting its collection goal for covering the medical expenses of a 16-year-old boy who suffered from burns on over 80 percent of his body while saving his younger brother from a home fire. A.Tserentogtokh saved his eight-month-old brother from a raging fire at their home on [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

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