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Mongolian jazz class announces registration

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By B.DULGUUN German Goethe Institute presented necessary instruments worth 25,000 EUR to the only Mongolian jazz class of the Music and Dance College of Mongolia on August 25. The Music and Dance College and Goethe Institute partnered last year to open the first official jazz class for Mongolians interested in learning jazz music. The jazz [...]

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Mongolia ranks fourth at World Youth Chess Olympiad

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The World U-16 (under 16-years-old) Youth Chess Olympiad is taking place at Hunnu Mall, Ulaanbaatar, with the last day scheduled tomorrow. Mongolia ranked fourth as of Thursday, after India. The Olympiad launched on August 19, featuring 35 teams from 20 nations. They are playing 10 rounds in the Swiss system. On Thursday, Iran [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

J.Luvsandorj: No one’s blaming incorrect and inaccurate foreign translations of the Secret History of the Mongols


Trans. by B.DULGUUN The following is an interview with professor J.Luvsandorj, who works at the South and Central Asia Studies Institute of Philosophy Faculty at Charles University in Prague, the Czech Republic. You wrote a book after studying translation errors in the Secret History of the Mongols (SHM). According to your book, Chinggis Khaan was [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

What does soil contamination mean for city residents?


By O.SHURENTSETSEG Air pollution and soil contamination have been common problems for quite some time now, yet nobody has taken any effective action against them. Each year there is a sharp increase in environmental pollution and a growth of the negative effects caused by it.  Mongol News interviewed senior worker at the Public Health Institute [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

ASEM Summit could be Mongolia’s time to shine

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By E.OYUNDARI Mongolia is hosting the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in the last week of July 2016. Over 7,000 participants are expected to attend the 2016 ASEM Summit, according to Head of the President’s Office P.Tsagaan, who is leading the working group managing hotel accommodations and conference halls for the ASEM meeting. Mongolia also expects [...]

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R.Jigjid: OT will contribute 350 million USD to the state budget this year

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE Standing Mining Minister R.Jigjid was interviewed about timely issues in the mining sector of Mongolia, such as Oyu Tolgoi and Tavan Tolgoi mines. A Mongolian delegation headed by Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg visited Dubai in May to resolve the matter of Oyu Tolgoi’s underground mining development plan. After the signing of the deal resulting [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Public transportation bus drivers hold strike

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Staff of over 20 bus operator companies went on a strike yesterday, highlighting “unfruitful” transportation policy and planning. The strikers believe the decisions being made for the public transportation sector by the city administrations are unprofessional, and claimed they are responsible for violated interests of bus operators and less number of passengers taking [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Ts.Elbegdorj: Mongolia and Japan need to bring economic cooperation to a new stage

President meets Keidanren representatives

By E.OYUNDARI Business delegacies of Japan, headed by Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) Chairman Sadayuki Sakakibara, paid a working visit to Mongolia to attend the Mongolia-Japan Business Forum, on August 25 and 26. They met with President Ts.Elbegdorj, Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg, and Speaker of Parliament Z.Enkhbold. Welcoming the visiting delegates, President Ts.Elbegdorj noted that Keidanren organized [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Farmer’s market sells produce at bargain prices

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By E.OYUNDARI Although Mongolia has lost crops from more than 50,000 hectares to wildfire and droughts, a fresh vegetable farmer’s market has opened at Construction Square. The open air market will continue until October 1. The market with the motto “We choose what we planted and produced it in Mongolia” is being organized by the [...]

August 27th, 2015 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

D.Narmandakh: I can do anything as long as I have a chisel, saw and power planer

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN   The WorldSkills Competition is the world’s largest professional education event held every two years.  This year’s event, WorldSkills Sao Paulo 2015, was organized from August 11 to 16 in Brazil. It became the biggest in WorldSkills history with 1,189 registered competitors from 59 WorldSkills Member countries and regions competing in 50 [...]

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