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2018/12/17

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Mongolia drafting law for protecting children from negative news

Earlier today (14 November), the National Human Rights Commission of Mongolia (NHRC) presented its 17th report at a meeting of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Justice. MP Ts.Nyamdorj noted that the NHRC needs to actively cooperate on repression cases which

Mongolian SME fund scandal: demonstrators demand MP resignations

Earlier today, a demonstration took place outside the west gate of  Mongolia’s State House, demanding the resignation of the MPs who allegedly received loans from the Small & Medium Enterprise Fund. The demonstrators are demanding that legal action be taken

Cronyism at the top: first arrests made in SME Fund Scandal

Mongolia’s anti-corruption body has arrested the officials who are in charge of the Small & Medium Enterprise Fund. Three people, namely, D.Enkhbat, deputy of the State Secretariat at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industries, S.Tugsbileg, director of the

MPP defends scandal hit MP over SME fund

The public will be watching Mongolian Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh’s government for its reaction to massive allegations of misuse of its Small & Medium Enterprise Fund.

In 2009, the Mongolian government expanded a fund to support small and medium enterprises (SME’s). This

President withholds Order of Chinggis Khaan

This year, the Order of Chinggis Khaan, a prestigious award for Mongolians, will not be presented. According to Z.Enkhbold, Chief of Staff of the President’s Office, this is simply because there are no candidates who meet the criteria. A total

Fingers in the till? Mongolian Minister resigns

B.Batzorig, Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Minister of Mongolia announced his resignation on Wednesday because of financial irregularities. The resignation was demanded by the ruling Mongolian People’s Party Group in parliament.

Recently, reports have been made public about how some members

S.Zorig murder case: will we ever know the truth?

The State General Prosecutor’s Office of Mongolia has announced that the fixed period for the S.Zorig murder case has expired. This means that the case will now be closed without discovering who ordered the killing of one of this highly