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Breaking the chain of corruption

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Estonia has finally reached its goal set 20 years ago to become the Baltic Tiger. Estonia’s population is 1.5 million, half of Mongolia’s, and its territory is 45.3 thousand hectares, close to that of Bayan Ulgii Province. But Estonia’s GDP per capita was 26,000 USD last year, which is 10 times higher than when the [...]

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

O.Gerelsukh: Romeo will fall in love, fight, cry, and laugh

By B.Tungalag “Romeo and Juliet” tragedy by William Shakespeare will be staged at the State Academic Drama Theater on November 12. The play was staged in Mongolian for the first time in 1996. General director of the State Academic Drama Theater N.Naranbaatar will direct “Romeo and Juliet”. B.Shinebayar will play Romeo and actress of the [...]

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

Darkhan-Uul wins National Cup

By M.OYUNGEREL In the provincial basketball tour­nament for the 10th anniversary of TLG13 NGO, Darkhan-Uul team won the National Cup. The A-level National Cup was hosted by the Mongolian National Basketball Association from October 19 to 23, at the Central Sports Palace. The competition is taking place for the first time, and 15 provinces have [...]

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

Ch.Khashchuluun: Mongolia produced its own problems

Trans.by B.DULGUUN   The following is an interview with professor of the National University of Mongolia and economist Ch.Khashchuluun about timely issues.   Mongolbank has created a new term, “new economic balance”. Can you explain what this term means?   Raw material prices started to rise in 2000. Prices reached its peak from 2006 to [...]

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

ADB provides 2 million USD in assistance for education and healthcare improvement

By Ch.KHALIUN Last Friday, Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Ministry of Finance signed two technical assistance grant agreements, with aid totaling two million USD, to help Mongolia increase access to health services for disadvantaged groups and quality education services. The grants are being provided by the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction and will be [...]

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

MPs review educational resources for children with disabilities

By B.DULGUUN Member of Parliament D.Arvin visited special schools and kindergartens for visually impaired children on October 23, to determine prospective supervision and implementation measures for legislation related to education, social, and healthcare services for children with disabilities. Together with her sub-working group members, MP D.Arvin met with school officials and the Parent-Teacher Association of [...]

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

National Conference on emergency obstetric and neonatal care held

By E.OYUNDARI The Office of the Parliamentary Speaker organized a national conference on emergency obstetric and neonatal care, in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Mongolia, on October 23 at the State Palace. The conference aimed to strengthen the quality and coverage of the state’s maternal and child health initiative, including emergency obstetric [...]

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

Winter Preparation Day kicks off

By B. DULGUUN The National Transportation Center organized Winter Preparation Day with the Traffic Police Department last Saturday, in front of the Ministry of Roads and Transportation, to announce how passenger transportation companies were preparing for winter operations. A total of 52 public transportation companies, 47 intercity and seven cross-country companies, participated in the event, [...]

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

UN@70: Celebrating seven decades of Asia-Pacific growth, development and security

By Shamshad Akhtar On this day, 70 years ago, the Charter of the United Nations came into force – hope, rising from the ashes of World War II. For seven decades the UN has driven multilateralism for peace, security, development, and human dignity – in the Asia-Pacific region and around the world. Although far from [...]

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

The real Threat to language

By M.OYUNGEREL After hearing about a dispute and fight with people at a bar over Mongolians speaking English in Mongolia, I came to wonder about the reasons speaking a foreign language in public angered so many. In a world where most languages are threatened in their continued existence, sustainability is hotly debated. Language is used [...]

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

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