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Students at McKinley Middle School study Mongolian culture


By B.BAATAR Sixth grade students of McKinley STEM Middle School in Washington DC learned about Mongolian arts, culture, and traditional script through the Embassy Adoption Program. The Embassy of Mongolia to the USA is participating in the Embassy Adoption Program of Washington Performing Arts in the academic year of 2015 to 2016. Within the Embassy [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolian National Olympic Committee honors B.Sumiya


By B.TUNGALAG   The Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC) welcomed International Sports Master B.Sumiya who won a gold medal at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games and her coach D.Enkhbayar on Thursday. The Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games was held in Lillehammer, Norway from February 12 to 21. President of the MNOC D.Zagdsuren, [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

S.Tugs speaks about modeling, motherhood and more

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By Helen Wright   Last week, the UB Post reported that Mongolian supermodel Tugs Saruul will star in the upcoming season of “Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 4”. The 24-year-old, who grew up in Ulaanbaatar and Germany, was scouted walking to McDonald’s in Berlin in 2010 and has since modeled for some of the world’s [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment,Prime Interview | Read More »

Job Fair 2016 connects employers and employees


By B.ICHINKHORLOO The Mongolian National Art Gallery’s 3rd floor was more crowded than usual with employers hoping to attract talented individuals looking for jobs. Stands from leading local and international companies, such as the German Mongolian Institute of Technology, UA Consulting LLC, Golomt Bank, Naran Trade LLC, Terra Express, as well as six Ulaanbaatar districts’ [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Community | Read More »

MNB cancels Jargal De Facto’s show after interview with J.Amarsanaa

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By M.OYUNGEREL The Mongolian National Broadcaster (MNB) cancelled D.Jargalsaikhan’s interview show on Mongoliin Medee (MM), a branch of MNB, after he interviewed with former head of the Constitutional Court J.Amarsanaa. D.Jargalsaikhan, commonly known as Jargal De Facto, hosted interviews on NTV, MNB, and Eagle TV for over two years and his contracts with NTV and [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Prime Minister reviews the operations of the Government Procurement Agency

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By E.OYUNDARI Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg paid a working visit to the Government Procurement Agency of Mongolia to become acquainted with its operations. During the visit he noted that certain advantages and upgrades have been made since procurement procedures were transferred to an online system, and added that now all agencies and ministers should deliver orders [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Transparent Mining reports on January performance and changes to the sector


By Ch.KHALIUN The Ministry of Mining held its regular Transparent Mining meeting on Wednesday, presenting the sector’s statistics for January 2016 and reporting on new changes made to the sector’s regulations. During the meeting, State Secretary of the Mining Ministry D.Artag reported that Mongolia exported 139,700 tons of copper concentrate, 475,200 tons of iron ore, [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Nearly 35 trillion MNT in income and assets uncovered under economic transparency law


By Ch.KHALIUN Yesterday, Finance Minister B.Bolor and Head of the Customs and Taxation Department (CTD) S.Purev held a press conference to announce that a total of 34.7 trillion MNT in income and assets became transparent under enforcement of the Law on Economic Transparency, which ended on February 20. They underlined that 8.3 trillion MNT was [...]

February 26th, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Local arborist works to fight desertification

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Trans. by B.TUNGALAG A resident of the 20th khoroo in Sukhbaatar District, D.Chuluunbaatar, has been planting fruit trees for 20 years.  He began by planting trees in the yard of his own summer house. He wants to plant fruit trees in places facing desertification and has started working on that goal for the benefit of all [...]

February 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Community | Read More »



By M.OYUNGEREL Fashion designer B. Dulguun asks the question, “Can clothes reveal an identity, or transmit feelings and information when they’re not being worn?” in her solo exhibition “Shell”, which is open through March 4 at 976 Art Gallery. B.Dulguun received the Grand Prix award for Grand Art 5, a competition held in 2013 between [...]

February 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

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