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Turning grey into gold

Marking International Day of Older Persons, October 1 By Shamshad Akhtar Just a few decades ago, the population of the Asia-Pacific region was dominated by the young. Now, as birth rates have dropped and life expectancies have improved, the population is aging. Twelve per cent of our people in the region are already over the [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Coldest capital, colder homes

By B.KHASH-ERDENE Fall came at the drop of the hat this year. In a matter of just a few days, temperatures dropped throughout the country from above 20 degrees Celsius to below 10 degrees Celsius in the first half of this month, stirring panic among crop farmers and herders. But the sudden cold doesn’t just [...]

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Undur Gegeen Zanabazar exhibition opens

By B.TUNGALAG The exhibition “Undur Gegeen Zanabazar and Sutra Collection of Mongolian Bogda” opened on September 29, at Bogd Khan Palace Museum, on the occasion of the 380th anniversary of the first Bogda Undur Gegeen Zanabazar. Two hundred items from the personal collection of B. Ragchaa, a professor at Warsaw University, including books, fine art, [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Kakuryu M.Anand wins sumo’s Emperor’s Cup

By D.Sergelen Yokozuna (Grand Champion) Kakuryu M.Anand claimed victory at the September grand sumo tournament, the Aki Basho, which took place from September 13 to 17, and seized the Emperor’s Cup. On the final day of the Aki Basho, Kakuryu M.Anand defeated fellow Mongolian wrestler Ozeki Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene. Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene, who was leading the Aki [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

J.Erdembileg: Not having the need to import energy will become the biggest advantage

Trans. by B.DULGUUN The following interview is with CEO of Mogul Power LLC J.Erdembileg, whose company is currently preparing to build a power plant adjacent to Tevshiin Govi brown coal mine in Saintsagaan soum in Dundgovi Province. The parent company of Mogul Power is the USA’s Firebird Management. According to J.Erdembileg, the new power plant [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Social Good Summit demonstrates youth commitment to the future

By M.OYUNGEREL What kind of a world do we want to live in by the year 2030? Leaders from 192 countries have gathered at the UN General Assembly in New York, from September 25 to 27, and adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a set of 17 goals. Meanwhile, another event was taking place [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Food and Agriculture Ministry introduces new grain analyzing equipment

By Ch.KHALIUN The Ministry of Food and Agriculture reported that it has received equipment for determining the protein, moisture, and gluten content of wheat and grain within 30 seconds to one minute, on Monday. The Ministry introduced the Inframatic 9500 (IM9500) grain analyzer from Perten Instruments in Sweden, and conducted its first test. The instrument [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Cases of respiratory diseases rise among young children

By M.ZOLJARGAL Ulaanbaatar hospitals have been seeing an increase in respiratory diseases among children under the age of four since mid-September, according to Bayangol District Health Center (BDHC). Most young patients are coming to hospitals with symptoms of a specific virus that causes fever, diarrhea, and vomiting. “The number of people coming to our hospital [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolia proposes cooperation with Italy in leather and cashmere production

By E.OYUNDARI Foreign Affairs Minister of Mongolia L.Purevsuren, who is attending the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly, met his Italian counterpart, Paolo Gentiloni, on September 28. The ministers shared their views on expanding and improving bilateral relations and collaboration. The ministers talked about organizing a business forum and exhibition about Mongolia at Milan [...]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Ulaanbatarians to pay one percent city tax starting on October 1

By B.DULGUUN The City Council approved a one percent city tax yesterday, after a controversial five-hour debate between the Mongolian People’s Party and Democratic Party groups. The 29th regular meeting of the City Council began with 45 members at 10:00 a.m. at Khangarid Palace. During the meeting, the MPP group in the City Council expressed [...]

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