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Pianist Elmar Gasanov to perform at concert hall opening in Mongolia

By B.BAATAR The Corporate Hotel and Convention Center is ready to open a world-class concert hall, which marks a new page in the history of Mongolian art and culture. Recognized by the world for his talent, famous Russian pianist Elmar Gasanov has been invited to play at the grand opening of concert hall on October [...]

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

Sixth Hakuho Cup junior sumo tournament to start next month

By B.TUNGALAG The sixth Hakuho Cup, a junior sumo wrestling tournament named after Mongolian Yokozuna (Grand Champion) Hakuho M.Davaajargal, will be held on November 8 at the Central Sports Palace. Hakuho Foundation and Ikh Shavi Institute will organize this year’s Hakuho Cup. The tournament will be held in six age categories: eight, nine, 10, 11, [...]

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

Ts.Turbat: Khunnu people are the ancestors of Mongolians

Trans. by B.DULGUUN  Archeologists are extremely important, as they interpret and present ancient historical documents, discover new facts about human origin and their development, and constantly remind the history of our ancestors. Ts.Turbat is a Mongolian archeologist performing this important role and working as the head of the Bronze and Iron Age at the Institute  [...]

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

PM orders resolution of the state’s stake in the Gatsuurt gold deposit

By Ch.KHALIUN During the Hours for Solution weekly meeting held on Wednesday, the Prime Minister touched upon issues concerning the Gatsuurt deposit and Noyon Mountain, tasking officials with intensifying work on fixing the state’s stake in the Gatsuurt deposit and protecting Noyon Mountain. The meeting took place in the presence of Mining Minister R.Jigjid, Minister [...]

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

‘Live’ saint spectacled at Gandantegchinlen Monastery

By B.DULGUUN Mummified bodies of Ikh Buyant Geser Lama Chultemjamts was displayed at Mongolia’s Buddhist center, Gandantegchinlen Monastery, from October 21 to 22. The display allowed devotees in the capital to worship the saint before being returned to Arkhangai Province, where the mummy was discovered. Khamba Lama of Gandantegchinlen Monastery D.Choijamts commented on the “incorruptible” [...]

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

MPP blames the government for laying the burden of debt on citizens

By E.OYUNDARI The Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) faction in Parliament held its weekly meeting, where Member of Parliament (MP) D.Demberel made a statement about current political issues, blaming the Government of Mongolia for making the choice to lay the burden of state debt on its citizens when developing the 2016 budget and 2017 budget outlook. [...]

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

Prime Minister Abe visits Mongolia to boost economic ties

By E.OYUNDARI Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe paid a short visit to Ulaanbaatar yesterday with his wife, Akie Abe, upon the invitation of President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj, as part of a tour of five Central Asian countries to boost economic ties with Japan. Prior to his departure for Mongolia, Abe told reporters that Mongolia [...]

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

Justice Coalition leadership discusses its 2016 action plan at AmCham’s Monthly Meeting

By M.OYUNGEREL Minister of Environment, Green Development, and Tourism (MEGDT) N.Battsereg and the Minister of Construction and Urban Design (MCUD) Z.Bayanselenge spoke about the Justice Coalition, its policies, and their ministries’ activities and plans for 2016 at the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) October Monthly Meeting held on Wednesday. Ministers N.Battsereg and Z.Bayanselenge are the [...]

October 23rd, 2015 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

The reason for the halt in public transportation

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Due to the fact that half of public transportation buses failed to operate, the public had to walk to work and arrive late, causing much frustration two weeks ago. The routine of the city was disrupted for two days. More than a thousand private buses and city buses run along 77 routes. But private bus [...]

October 18th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Teaching without Tears

By Anita Fahrni Swiss Program for Language Instruction and Teacher Training According to the UN Charter on the Rights of the Child, which Mongolia has ratified, corporal punishment – hitting, beating, slapping or otherwise abusing a child, is strictly forbidden. Perhaps applying this rule is particularly difficult in a society where hitting a child or [...]

October 18th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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