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Masters Bowling Open tournament takes place

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By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian Bowling Amateurs Federation held the Masters Bowling Open tournament last Sunday at Big Bowling Center. Bowlers competed in four categories in the first bowling tournament of the Year of the Monkey. Bowler D.Chuluunbaatar won a gold medal in the 40 to 45 years of age category of men’s individual event. He [...]

February 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Ulaanbaatar entertainment events scheduled in 2016

By B.BAATAR Within the framework of the Friendly Ulaanbaatar Program, 18 entertainment events are scheduled to take place in Ulaanbaatar. Deputy Mayor Ts.Enkhtsengel, Head of the Ulaanbaatar Arts and Culture Department B.Battsengel and CEO of the Mongolian State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet Ch.Munkhzul held a conference about the events. In 2015, Ulaanbaatar hosted [...]

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

Chef D.Buyan shares his vision for Mongolian culinary art

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN D.Buyan is a young talented Mongolian chef who recently won “Master Chef”, a Mongolian cooking show. He has 12 years of experience working as a professional chef and now, he works as the head chef of Mone Restaurant of Mongolia Gourmet and Catering LLC.  He studied culinary for three years at a [...]

February 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Pitching Cricket to Mongolia

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By Helen Wright It was soon clear that there was nowhere I could sit in the small gymnasium at School No. 34 where I would be safe from flying balls. At 9:00 a.m. on Saturday morning, 14 boys aged between 11 and 14 had dragged themselves out of bed from the surrounding ger district of the [...]

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

Japanese Ambassador talks about trade cooperation and relations with Mongolia

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By Ch.KHALIUN In 2015, Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe signed an economic partnership agreement (EPA). Through the EPA, Mongolia and Japan agreed to directly or gradually lift 90 percent of import taxes within 10 years. In particular, Mongolia will decrease import tariffs on 5,700 goods in 97 categories, while Japan will [...]

February 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

Cabinet approves the Good Herder program

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By E.OYUNDARI In order to improve the productivity of livestock husbandry and increase income for herders, Cabinet ministers approved the Good Herder program during their Monday meeting. Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg assigned Minister of Food and Agriculture R.Burmaa, Minister of Population Development and Social Protection S.Erdene, and the boards of Development Bank and State Bank with [...]

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

Alleged victim of Bayanzurkh Mayor’s assault case demands review of security camera footage

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By M.OYUNGEREL D.Oyuntuya, who allegedly witnessed Bayanzurkh District Mayor D.Purevdavaa’s assault on his pregnant staff member N.Erdene, held a press conference on February 23 demanding a release of the January 28 security camera footage of Soyombo Hall, where she claims N.Erdene was attacked. At the beginning of the conference, D.Oyuntuya showed a video recording of [...]

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

Molecular biology laboratory opens in Khan-Uul District

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By M.OYUNGEREL Minister of Education, Culture, and Science L.Gantumur and Chinese Ambassador to Mongolia Xing Haiming took part in the opening of a new molecular biology laboratory, located in the Armono Corporation building in Khan-Uul District, on February 22. The laboratory was built through the Mongolian Science Park Project, financed by a one million USD [...]

February 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Domestic,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Be a better man

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In the summer of 2012, just after Naadam, I had the opportunity to meet an extraordinary Thai person. It was Vikrom Kromadit, who was about to leave Mongolia after traveling the country for more than a month with his team shooting a documentary on Mongolia’s nature and society. He owns an industrial park in Chonburi [...]

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

S.Sarantuya performs at Fujairah International Monodrama Festival

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By B.BAATAR People’s Artist S.Sarantuya headed to the United Arab Emirates to participate in the seventh edition of the Fujairah International Monodrama Festival, which is taking place from February 20 to 28. She will perform “Lady Macbeth” monodrama on February 22 at Dibba Theater in Fujairah. “Lady Macbeth” was inspired by the play “Macbeth” by [...]

February 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

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