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‘Writing Culture 2016’

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By M.OYUNGEREL “Writing Culture 2016”, which was on view at Union of Mongolian Artists  Art Gallery through April 20, put a spotlight on traditional Mongolian script, a vessel for preserving and sharing Mongolian history and culture. Linguists believe that traditional Mongolian script, which was made the official state script by Chinggis Khaan himself, is seen [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Children’s World-2016 national art competition announced

By M.OYUNGEREL The Association of Mongolian Artists (AMA) announced to hold Children’s World-2016 nationwide art competition for children ages six to 18. The Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, National Center for Children, TV-1 channel, Bolor Fund, Bold LLC, Mungun Boroo toy store, National Society of Fine Art Collectors NGO, and Mongolian National Modern Art [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Mongolia wins its first taekwondo Olympic qualification

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By B.TUNGALAG Aldar Sports Committee athlete P.Temuujin, 22, became the first Mongolian to win an Olympic quota for taekwondo at the Asian Taekwondo Qualification Tournament for Rio 2016 Olympic Games, which took place on April 16 and 17 in Pasay, Philippines. He has won a silver medal in the men’s -68kg category of the Asian [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Mongolia needs vision and accurate policy for recovering economy, says Deputy Speaker of Parliament

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN The following interview with Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Head of the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP)  M.Enkhbold covers timely issues in the Mongolian political world. What kind of issues do you wish to discuss and resolve at the last meeting of the current Parliament?  It’s not the time to talk about what kind [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Prime Interview | Read More »

Mongolian national movement demands cancellation of exploration licenses near Tuul River

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Trans. by B.DULGUUN Although the public doesn’t take action every day, most are aware that clean water access and the quality of water have become pressing issues in Mongolia, as well as the rest of the world. However, neglect seems to have brought Tuul River, the main source of water for residents of the capital, [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Mongolia to spend India’s one billion USD loan on infrastructure

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By Ch.KHALIUN During his state visit to Mongolia last year, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi promised to provide one billion USD in loans. Mongolian Mining Journal interviewed Minister of Foreign Affairs L.Purevsuren about details on the loan agreement and plans for spending.  Last May, India said that it would provide a one billion USD [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Business & Economics | Read More »

PM issues decree to resolve measles outbreak

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By M.OYUNGEREL On April 20, Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg issued a decree to resolve issues related to the measles outbreak and to stop the spread and contamination of the disease that has killed 59 children in the last three months. The PM ordered Deputy Prime Minister and acting Health and Sports Minister Ts.Oyunbaatar to create an [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Leading opposition parties unite for 2016 elections

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By E.OYUNDARI Mongolia’s two leading opposition parties, the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) and Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP), held a press conference on Monday to announce that they will be forming a coalition ahead of June’s elections. The coalition will be chaired by MPP Chairman M.Enkhbold. The Board of Directors of the party will be [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Mongolia-India ties strengthen with Lok Sabha Speaker’s visit

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By E.OYUNDARI Speaker of the Indian Parliament’s Lower House, the Lok Sabha, Sumitra Mahajan arrived in Ulaanbaatar to attend the 9th Asia-Europe  Parliamentary Partnership Meeting, and held bilateral talks with her Mongolian counterpart yesterday. Z.Enkhbold, Speaker of the Parliament of Mongolia, officially welcomed Speaker Mahajan at Chinggis Square yesterday. Shortly after the welcoming ceremony, the [...]

April 19th, 2016 | Posted in Politics,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Regional development policy and the role of the younger generation

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Although Mongolia is three times bigger than France in terms of territory, our population is only three million people divided into 21 provinces and one capital city. Given that half of the population lives in the capital, it is time to thoroughly discuss how to carry out regional development in our country with equity and [...]

April 18th, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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