Home » July 28th, 2015 Entries posted on “July, 2015”

Foreign Minister delivers remarks at Community of Democracies conference

FM L.Purevsuren delivering remarks at VIII Ministerial Conference of CoD

Foreign Affairs Minister of Mongolia L.Purevsuren delivered remarks at the opening session of the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies (CoD), held from July 22 to 24, in El Salvador. Minister L.Purevsuren congratulated El Salvador for the successful chairmanship of the CoD and excellent organization of the event. “It is delightful to witness [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Court releases jailed journalist after imposing a fine

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Info.mn journalist S.Battulga, who was jailed for publishing an article related to the controversial ownership of Noyod Group LLC, was released on Tuesday afternoon after having a fine imposed. The court had jailed the journalist on charges of conspiring with others for libel against S.Bilegt, one of the two people who claim to [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Budget deficit sees a decrease but expected to rise in the second half of 2015


By Ch.KHALIUN Gogo.mn spoke with the State Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, Kh.Gantsogt, regarding current financial issues, with a focus on the state’s budget deficit. As of the first half of this year, Mongolia’s budget deficit equaled 534.9 billion MNT. The deficit was down by 716.3 billion MNT from projections. What primarily influenced the [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Cloud seeding at the wrong time


Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL “Most of Mongolia is in a drought. We haven’t seen one this harsh in many years. We are bound to lose most of our crops, and flour and pastry prices are going to go through the roof. If it doesn’t rain in May or June, rain in July and August is of [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

New laws in place will impact language and learning


Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL As the law about Mongolian language became effective starting on July 1, Zuunii Medee interviewed senior researcher Dr. D.Battogtotkh from the Mongolian Institute for Education Research.  Since I’m interviewing a Mongolian linguist, I want to ask about Mongolian language and what the importance of learning Mongolian is? Mongolian is a very deep-rooted, [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Khad FC wins cup at the first Women’s National Football League

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By B.TUNGALAG Khad FC took the cup in Mongolia’s first Women’s National Football League Tournament, which was held from July 21 to 27. The top eight women’s football teams in Mongolia participated in the competition: Titem Khujirt, Mongolyn Temuulel, Khad, Erchim, Darkhan-Uul Province, Arvis, Tuulyn Tom Tulnuud, and Khan-Uul District. Khad FC won the cup [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Magic realism

Rain woman by O.Zolbootuguldur

By M.OYUNGEREL Young artists O.Zolbootuguldur and B.Nomin have opened a joint exhibition at ArtiCour Art Gallery, located on the third floor of Zaisan Square, on view until August 9. Both artists, who create magic realism, graduated from the Fine Arts institute of Mongolian State University of Arts and Culture. B.Nomin graduated in 2005 and has [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Mongolia awaits economic rebound in 2016

By Paulius Kuncinas Regional Editor, Oxford Business Group The current drive in Mongolia to promote growth and foreign investment appears likely to yield results, as a key breakthrough in a long-running dispute over the expansion of a mine will help act as a stimulus for a 10-year, one billion USD sovereign issue in the coming months. [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

International model aircraft championships being held in Mongolia

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By M.GEREL Mongolia is hosting the FAI World Championships for Free Flight Model Aircraft at Darkhan Noyonii Khudag, in Ulaanbaatar’s Nalaikh District. Three-hundred competitors from 36 countries, including Japan, North and South Korea, China, Sweden, Switzerland, Germany, France, and Italy, are competing in the championships which started on July 21. The results of the competition [...]

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

P.Tsagaan: The 1990 election was a whole new aspect to Mongolian government

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By M.OYUNGEREL Mongolia is celebrating the 25 year anniversary of its first democratic, free election on July 29. News.mn talked with Chief of Staff of the President of Mongolia P.Tsagaan about the importance of this anniversary, and the events held to mark the historic occasion. We’re celebrating the 25th anniversary of the first democratic, free [...]

July 28th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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