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Public transportation burdening the lives of UB residents

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By Ch.KHALIUN Even though the public transportation system was improved last year and new technology was introduced, the public is still not satisfied with how the system works. When it is 30 degrees Celsius degree outside, having to wait at least 30 minutes outdoors to catch a bus is really hard, especially for children. This [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

‘Nadad Uldsen Naiz’ musical delivers message on friendship

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By B.BAATAR The much awaited, Uvertura pop opera group’s first musical “Nadad Uldsen Naiz” was performed from January 22 to 24 at the State Academic Theater of Drama. In the musical, Itgel, a sick man staying in a hospital, dreams of three doors: a mysterious metal door, a regular wooden door and one that is [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

T.Daria becomes Mongolia’s first Asian tennis champion

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian tennis player T.Daria won the girls’ singles category at the ITF Asia 14 & Under Development Championships 2016, which is taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from January 17 to 29. On January 23, she played against Malaysian athlete Elysia Wan for gold and won 6:2. She is the first and only Mongolian [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

M.Zorigt: Transportation development depends on Mongolia’s relations with China and Russia

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN The following is an interview with Minister of Road and Transportation M.Zorigt. He spoke about roads and transportation projects completed last year and plans for this year. The Ministry of Roads and Transportation does wide-scale development work. Can you tell us what kind of projects were completed for civil aviation last year? [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

MTZ representatives and Shenhua Group discuss Tavan Tolgoi railway construction

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By Ch.KHALIUN A working group led by the Executive Director of Mongolian Railway (MTZ), D.Ganbat, visited Beijing to discuss the development of the Ukhaa Khudag to Gashuunsukhait railway and investment issues with the President in Charge of foreign relations and investment for Shenhua Group, and other relevant officials. During the meeting, the sides exchanged views [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Vocational training center opens in Bayanzurkh District

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By M.OYUNGEREL Expert, a new vocational training center, opened in Bayanzurkh District on January 22. Expert has 14 teachers and nine volunteers. It was opened with support from the district’s Labor Department to encourage household production and to give beginner-level vocational training to citizens of all ages. The vocational training center includes courses to prepare [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Defense Minister hosts the weekly Hour with a Minister meeting

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By E.OYUNDARI Defense Minister Ts.Tsolmon took part in the weekly Hour with Minister meeting to report on the work completed and underway by the Ministry of Defense. The Minister noted that in 2015, a legal environment was formed to revise laws concerning the defense sector with the approval of the document “Root of Mongolia’s Defense [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Summer Olympic Torch Relay reaches Dornod Province

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By B.DULGUUN The Mongolian National Olympic Committee and General Authority for Border Protection organized the Darkhan Border Olympic Campaign to tour around Mongolia with the Olympic flame of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The Olympic Torch Relay reached Bayan-Uul soum in Dornod Province on Sunday. Many events kicked-off when the Olympic torch reached the birthplace of [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

New policy to connect people without apartments to empty flats

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Last week, in my article titled “Mongolian Alchemists”, I wrote that the authorities are printing more money to force development, and it resembles a snowball rolling down from the top of a mountain. I explained that the way they are printing more money, supporting the demand for housing and granting soft loans with an interest [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Violation of rights to live in a safe and healthy environment

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Trans. by M.OYUNGEREL We all know the rights of citizens stated in the first clause of the Constitution: the right to live, the right to be judged by a just court, the right to live in a safe and healthy environment, and the right to be protected from environmental pollution. Wait, what? Article 16.2 of [...]

January 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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