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Winter, air pollution, disease


By E.OYUNDARI The three words winter, air pollution, and flu have become an inseparable part of daily conversation for Ulaanbaatar dwellers. You take a cab and you hear the taxi driver’s story of worry about his child’s or grandchild’s cough and cold. You come to your office and you hear your colleagues discussing what medicines [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Support Ya.Oyunchimeg in her fight against cancer


By M.OYUNGEREL A fundraising exhibition for Ya.Oyunchimeg, who was diagnosed with cancer last year, is on view at Marshall Art Gallery, located in King Tower-116 in Marshall Town, until February 10. Ya.Oyunchimeg graduated from the Institute of Arts, Sculpture and Architecture at the Ilya Repin St.Petersburg State Academic Institute of Fine Arts in 1977. She [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

B.Uizenmaa: I aimed to change people’s old-fashioned thoughts about women through the film


By B.BAATAR The following is a translation of an interview from gogo.mn with Mongolian director B.Uizenmaa, who won the Best New Director award for her film “Schau mich nicht so an” (Don’t Look at Me That Way) at the 37th Bavarian Film Awards.  B.Uizenmaa currently lives and works in Germany, and has caused quite the [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

MSF promotes skiing in rural parts of Mongolia


By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian Ski Federation (MSF) is carrying out the Skier – Border Guard Program for Border Unit No.0198 of Khalkhgol soum in Dornod Province. Below is an interview with the Secretary-general of the MSF, International Sports Master E.Ochirsuren, about timely issues. The MSF is currently working in rural areas. What has the MSF [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

B.Tsogtbaatar talks about effects of air pollution on public health


Trans. by B.DULGUUN Ulaanbaatar hosted the Effects of Air Pollution on Children’s Health international conference at Shangri-La Hotel from January 25 to 26. The conference touched on significant topics concerning the effects of air pollution on the respiratory system and children’s susceptibility to pneumonia. Many scientists from different countries shared their studies and findings on [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Traders say new automall is inadequate and cold

Reality - Blueprint

Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL This winter is especially cold and harsh compared to recent years’. Temperatures are reaching -20 to -30 degrees Celsius in Ulaanbaatar, and temperatures near the Auto Checkpoint at Auto Mall is reaching -47 degrees Celsius. I went to Auto Mall, in the 32nd khoroo of Songinokhairkhan District, last Saturday to learn about [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Made in Mongolia – Tsagaan Sar 2016 trade fair kicks off


By Ch.KHALIUN On Wednesday, the Made in Mongolia – Tsagaan Sar 2016 trade fair opened at Hunnu Mall, Night Market, and Mongol Outlet. The trade fairs will take place until February 7. The official opening ceremony for Made in Mongolia – Tsagaan Sar 2016 will be held on January 30 at Hunnu Mall, in the [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Three men charged with illegal possession of dinosaur bones


By M.OYUNGEREL The Khan-Uul Traffic Police Department arrested three men transporting illegally obtained dinosaur bones on January 17 at around 6:00 p.m. Two of the men were residents of Dalanzadgad soum, Umnugovi Province, and the third was from Ulaanbaatar. They were traveling in a Jeep in 11th khoroo of Khan-Uul District when the Traffic Police [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Government to provide financial support to supply domestic demand for medical products

Prime Minister visits intravenous fluid production company

By E.OYUNDARI “Making medicine and medical products independent from foreign countries is one of the main objectives of the Government of Mongolia and companies and entities which run operations in the health sector,” said Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg during the weekly Cabinet meeting Hour of Solutions. He went on to say that the government would operate [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Weekend traffic restrictions until tsagaan sar

4 zam hartsaga

By E.OYUNDARI As Tsagaan Sar celebrations approach, traffic congestion in Ulaanbaatar increases, especially during weekends. City officials have decided to enforce license plate restrictions over the next two weekends in order to limit automobile  traffic. Vehicles that have license plate numbers ending in even digits (2, 4, 6, 8 and 0) are allowed to participate in [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

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