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‘The Nutcracker’ ballet to be performed in December

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By B.BAATAR The Ulaanbaatar Mayor’s Office and Mongolian Ballet Development Fund will be presenting the world famous “The Nutcracker” ballet, by P.I.Tchaikovsky, at the Mongolian State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet from December 12 to 27. Deputy Mayor of Ulaanbaatar Ts.Enkhtsengel, and director of “The Nutcracker” and State Honored Artist D.Altankhuyag held a press [...]

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

Fencing Association of Mongolia to cooperate with Hong Kong Fencing School

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By B.TUNGALAG The Fencing Association of Mongolia and Hong Kong Fencing School signed a memorandum for cooperation in Hong Kong on Monday. Board members of the Fencing Association of Mongolia, head of the marketing commission of the federation B.Gantulga, Vice Consul of Mongolia to Hong Kong and Macao B.Galdanjamts, and principal of Hong Kong Fencing [...]

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

Kh.Mergen: Capturing the intention of the author is more important than word-for-word translation in literature

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN Translators play an important role for introducing cultures and traditions, and sharing news of other countries whether it’s through translated literature, animation, film or news. In reverse, they translate domestic material to foreign languages and help talented local writers and authors gain international recognition. State Honored Worker Kh.Mergen is a Mongolian translator [...]

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

Air pollution to be fought using open data

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By M.OYUNGEREL The two-day Open Air Quality Workshop, held from November 18 to 20, encouraged public initiatives to enable residents to start fighting air pollution in one of the most heavily air-polluted capitals of the world, Ulaanbaatar. The workshop was very well timed as the Mongolian government left the battle against air pollution to NGOs [...]

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

Young designer B.Erdenechimeg aspires to produce world brands in Mongolia

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN Mongolian illustrator and designer B.Erdenechimeg won Victorinox’s Design Contest for Classic Limited Edition 2016 with her “Rainforest Walk” design. The contest is being organized by famous Swiss knife company Victorinox from September 22 to 29. B.Erdenechimeg is a talented young designer who sharpens her skills at various design competitions. She has recently [...]

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

Industry Minister’s European tour continues in the Czech Republic

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By Ch.KHALIUN Ministry of Industry D.Erdenebat conducted a state visit to the Czech Republic on November 22 and 23, where he met with Czech Industry and Trade Minister Jan Mladek. The sides underlined that the two countries have possibilities for cooperation in the industrial, energy, and infrastructure sectors. A blueprint for an Erdenet Thermal Power [...]

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

Winners of Best Environmental Journalism 2015 competition announced

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By B.DULGUUN The Green World Environmental Journalism Club of the Press Institute of Mongolia and Anglo American Development LLC organized the Best Environmental Journalism 2015 competition and announced its winners on Wednesday. Over 60 articles from 52 journalists were submitted for the second edition of the Best Environmental Journalism competition. The team of judges included [...]

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

Labor Ministry says it will look for salary increases in 2016

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By E.OYUNDARI Labor Minister L.Bayarsaikhan hosted the weekly Hour with the Minister meeting yesterday to deliver a report on the latest decisions and developments within the labor sector. Beginning the meeting, he stressed that the ministry is working to include salary increases for state servants in a 2016 budget amendment, and pointed out that the [...]

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

Mongolian eco-bus service launched

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By M.OYUNGEREL Twenty eco-buses designed by Mongolian engineers at Ecobus Company started servicing passengers on November 26. The buses were given to Zorchigch Teevriin Negtgel bus company on November 25, and will be used for the Officer’s Palace-Khanyn Material route. During a ceremony for the launching of the buses, Ulaanbaatar Mayor E.Bat-Uul said, “I express [...]

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

Heating systems malfunction as winter arrives

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN The cold weather is becoming more severe every day. Yet, the heating systems of households, offices, schools, and kindergartens have started to malfunction in the capital. Thermal power stations aren’t able to provide an adequate amount of heat to buildings throughout Ulaanbaatar. Presently, the capital’s three coal-fired Thermal Power Plants No.2, No.3, [...]

November 25th, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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