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Disasters Beyond Borders: Asia-Pacific resilience critical for sustainable development

By Dr. Shamshad Akhtar Nothing erases development as suddenly and severely as natural disasters. When earthquakes, floods, droughts, and cyclones strike, they wreak destruction not only across borders but across generations – reversing the hard-won progress of many years in poverty reduction, essential services, small businesses, and economic opportunity. Disaster resilience in Asia and the [...]

October 27th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Transition threatening higher education

By M.OYUNGEREL With many young people searching for options to study abroad, one might come to think, “What is so wrong with studying here in Mongolia?” Taking aside the incentive of travel, there are plenty of reasons foreign universities attract students. Those studying here are not completely satisfied with the educational reform that the Ministry [...]

October 27th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

‘Bodliin Khulgaich’ to be screened at Asian World Film Festival

By B.BAATAR The 2011 Mongolian film “Bodliin Khulgaich” (Thief of the Mind), directed by J.Sengedorj, will be screened at the Asian World Film Festival, which is taking place from October 26 to November 2, in Los Angeles, California. The film will be screened on October 29. The film is based on the true story of [...]

October 27th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

City Cup 2015 bowling competition concludes

By B.TUNGALAG On the occasion of the 376th anniversary of Ulaanbaatar, the Mongolian Bowling Amateurs Association, Big Bowling Center and the Office of the Ulaanbaatar Mayor co-organized the 7th City Cup bowling competition last weekend. Over 110 bowlers of 21 teams competed in the tournament. Topfloor LLC won the team contest, followed by Petro Jump [...]

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

E.Todgerel : Completely becoming a character shows an artist’s true skill

Trans. by B.DULGUUN     The State Academic Drama Theater (SADT) is preparing to showcase Mongolia’s third adaptation of “Romeo and Juliet” after 19 years.  Mongolia first staged William Shakespeare’s 1597 tragedy in 1966, and again in 1996. The new adaptation will be performed by new faces at the Mongolian Drama Theater, from November 12 [...]

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

Khublai Complex to be established for green tourism

Trans. by B.DULGUUN The Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics of the Mongolian Academy of Science (MAS) is set to develop a large science complex for green tourism, based at the Khurel Togoot Astronomical Observatory. The institute is planning to name the new complex after Khublai Khaan, and are aspiring to turn it into a discovery [...]

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

Foreign Minister L.Purevsuren’s visit to Italy secures economic and cultural ties

Foreign Affairs Minister of Mongolia L.Purevsuren conducted a working visit to Italy on October 23 and 24, at the invitation of the Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic, Paolo Gentiloni, strengthening economic and cultural ties between Mongolia and Italy. During the visit, Minister L.Purevsuren held official talks with Gentiloni and [...]

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

Uliyastai-Gachuurt road opens

By M.OYUNGEREL An 11 km road from Uliyastai to Gachuurt opened on October 26. The road spans through 23rd, 28th and 20th khoroos of Bayanzurkh District, and from Uliyastai junction to the final stop of Gachuurt. Uilsyn Zam Co. completed the 11 km road construction in three months. The company is giving the road a [...]

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

Shivee Energy Project to commence

By Ch.KHALIUN During its regular meeting held yesterday, the Cabinet decided to start the implementation of the Shivee Energy Project for energy export based on resources from the Shivee Ovoo coal deposit. The Cabinet created a unit in charge of the project under Erdenes Mongol LLC, and assigned Minister of Energy D.Zorigt with providing recommendations [...]

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

Over 100 trade agreements signed at China Mongolia Expo

By Ch.KHALIUN Minister of Industry D.Erdenebat highlighted that during the first China Mongolia Expo, held from October 22 to 27 in Hohhot, businesses from the two countries signed over 100 negotiations and memorandums on enhancing cooperation in industry, mining, and free trade zones, representing 100 billion CNY in trade. During his state visit to Mongolia [...]

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

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