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American contemporary dancers to perform in Ulaanbaatar

By B.BAATAR The Arts Council of Mongolia (ACM) and the Embassy of the U.S. in Mongolia are set to present American Contemporary Dance Night, a performance by dancers of the Northwest Dance Project, on September 25, at the State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet for the first time in Mongolia. Art Council of Mongolia [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

The 5th National Children’s Sports Festival concludes

By B.TUNGALAG The 5th National Children’s Sports Festival took place in Ulaanbaatar from September 12 to 18, which included competitions in 17 sports categories. Over 2,500 athletes and 1,000 coaches from nine districts of Ulaanbaatar and all 21 provinces of Mongolia competed in this year’s festival. The closing ceremony of the festival was held at [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

E.Khurelbaatar: I’m investigating to expose an extremely secret issue

Trans. by B.DULGUUN “Journalists’ wages are so low that it makes people working in other sectors wonder how we make a living. When I first became a journalist, I didn’t have money for bus fare, so I walked all the time. My shoe soles would tear so often that my wife wondered if I had [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

In search of nationality

Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL “Mongolians, let’s grow together, come back to your country,” said the President of Mongolia, Ts.Elbegdorj, at the 100th anniversary of the Freedom Parade in 2011. To this day, a video of this invitation is on Youtube, while no real work has been done since the 2013 Let’s Gather Mongolians Project for resolving [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Domestic companies to independently build a 100 km road in Selenge Province

By Ch.KHALIUN Darkhan Metallurgical Plant, QSC LLC, and Peak Development are going to build a 102 km road in Selenge Province, utilizing domestic resources and personnel. The road will connect Selenge Province’s Dulaankhan Station with Khuder soum, and last Sunday a groundbreaking ceremony took place in the presence of Industry Minister D.Erdenebat. During the groundbreaking [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Hidden grenade rumor sparks public panic

By M.ZOLJARGAL A hand grenade was sent to Chinggeltei District Police Department No.1 last Friday. The police closed roads and streets within a 200 meter radius of the building due to safety concerns. The closed roads and talk about the grenade gave rise to many speculations among the public. A rumor quickly broke out that [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Russia and Mongolia discuss advancing strategic partnership

A Mongolian parliamentary delegation headed by Speaker Z.Enkhbold is conducting an official visit to the Russian Federation from September 20 to 25, to discuss bilateral relations and the development of strategic partnership. Upon their arrival, Speaker Z.Enkhbold held a talk with Chairwoman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia Valentina Matviyenko. Matviyenko [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Former Prime Minister’s advisor sentenced to prison on embezzlement charges

By M.ZOLJARGAL Former Prime Minister N.Altankhuyag’s senior advisor L.Gansukh was sentenced to four years and six months in prison on Monday at an open trial that continued for five straight days. The trial for three officials named in the case was originally scheduled at Prison No.461, but took place at the Central Criminal Court of [...]

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Agendas behind the Amnesty Law

By B.KHASH-ERDENE The President’s partial veto of the Amnesty Law was approved by Parliament earlier this week, after interesting debates between the Mongolian People’s Party and Democratic Party. As soon as the amended Amnesty Law was passed in August, President Ts.Elbegdorj placed a partial veto on sections of the law that allowed suspects and perpetrators [...]

September 21st, 2015 | Posted in Opinion,Politics,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

The gap between the poor and the rich

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By D.Jargalsaikhan No. 304 It is said that Mongolia has developed most rapidly for the last 20 years. It was not a long ago that a statesman from Myanmar exclaimed, “Your country is a developed country, not a developing one,” having seen the skyscrapers, wide and narrow roads, fancy cars, and uniquely named restaurants and [...]

September 20th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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