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Dear readers! A Happy Mongolian New Year, may this water dragon year bring you prosperity and healthy joyful life while Mongolia is developing into the more humanly society and environmentally greener economy, which sustain balanced development of urban and nomadic coexistence.
11 Years ago, the Mongolian Daily Newspaper chose the year’s top 9 leading public figures for their contribution to society. Since then, the practice has taken shape to become one of the most prestigious and respected awards among Mongolians for it’s fair and honest nature. 100 public figures from various backgrounds make up the judges […]
Today, Prime Minister S.Batbold held a meeting with head of the Mongolian Worker’s Union S.Ganbaatar, and head of the Mongolian Education and Science Laborer”s Union J.Batzorig. Workgroups commissioned by the Prime Minister started three-party talks with the Unions. As a result, teachers will end their strike on Monday, and schools and kindergartens will revert back […]
The subject of making amendments to the educational law to improve the social well-being of teachers is being heavily discussed in the Government. Prime Minister S.Batbold supports the bill put forward by Parliament members D.Oyunkhorol, O.Enkhtuvshin, D.Ochirbat, D.Odbayar, S.Erdene, and P.Altangerel. The Parliament members presented the bill which includes modification to the current educational law.
An exhibition celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Outer Mongolian Revolution of 1911 opened it’s doors to the general public today in the National Museum. Among the attendees was the Deputy Minister of Mongolia, M.Enkhbold. The exhibition showcases many rare authentic antiques dating back to the National Revolution of 1911. These include flags from the […]
As a result of the project “A Year for Support of Employment” established by the Government of Mongolia, 68071 mongolians – 29 thousand of which are female, have been registered as employed as of December 2nd this year. Number of new workers by region is as follows: Western Provinces: 8424 Eastern Provinces: 4855 Khangai region: […]
Prime Minister S.Batbold met with members from the NGO Ulaanbaatar Regional Council on the 2nd of December to discuss the problem of air pollution in the capital city. The council believes that the most effective way to contain air pollution in Ulaanbaatar city is to popularize the widespread use of gas fuel. They presented
A new study by Simon Fraser University’s Ryan Allen shows one in 10 deaths in Mongolia’s capital city of Ulaanbaatar can be attributed to air pollution. His research, in collaboration with colleagues in Ulaanbaatar, was recently published online in the journal Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health. “Ulaanbaatar hasn’t received as much attention as some of […]
A new wording of the draft law on health has been adopted at parliamentary plenary session after a final discussion. It means that now all medical doctors, assistants and nurses who work in centers of aimags and regional zones will receive every five years a bonus equal to their six months’ salaries. Those with the […]