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Construction industry: Impasse and a way out

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Mongolia’s real estate market today resembles a toddler. Thousands of apartments and other buildings in Ulaanbaatar do not meet the basic requirements of modern urban planning and they lack good infrastructure. The buildings start falling apart and losing their appeal even before they are completed. Newly built roads in the city are being dug up [...]

May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Portrait of a morin khuur master

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By Michelle Borok Jigjiddorj Nanzaddorj, “Jiigee” as he’s known to friends and fans, is one of Mongolia’s living national treasures. He is a young morin khuur (horse head fiddle) virtuoso and has been honored numerous times with top prizes in Mongolian performance competitions. He has received multiple honors from the Government of Mongolia for his [...]

May 1st, 2016 | Posted in Arts & Culture,Prime Interview | Read More »

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