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Competition of 256 wrestlers to be held on Nationalists’ Day

The oldest political party in Mongolia will celebrate its 99th anniversary of its foundation on 1 March. Mongolian People’s Party was founded in 1920, and went on to play an important role in the Mongolian Revolution of 1921. Following independence,

Mongolian lawyers demand resignation of Justice Minister

A delegation of Mongolian lawyers held a press conference earlier today (27 February) demanding the resignation of Minister of Justice and Internal Affairs Ts.Nyamdorj. They also called for a public apology. The lawyers are seeking justice after a well-known Mongolian

PM discusses new oil refinery with Indian Ambassador

Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh received India’s Ambassador to Mongolia H.E. Mr. Mohinder Pratap Singh earlier today (26 February). During the meeting, Mr U.Khurelsukh noted that the Mongolian government is giving the utmost importance to developing the strategic partnership and political cooperation

Former President Ts.Elbegdorj questioned by anti-corruption body

Former Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj has been questioned by the Independent Authority against Corruption. The meeting took place on 22 February. According to one source, he has given a statement regarding the Tavan Tolgoi coal mining project.

A month ago, Kh.Battulga, President

Former President Ts.Elbegdorj meets journalists

Earlier today (13 February), former Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj hosted a meeting with some journalists at the Tuushin Hotel in central Ulaanbaatar. Mr.Ts.Elbegdorj answered questions regarding some hot issues such as the purchase of 49 percent of the Erdenet Mining Corporation

Mongolia’s Education Minister sacked

The Mongolian parliament voted on Friday to dismiss the country’s Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa. Out of 56 lawmakers attending the session, 40 lawmakers voted for the dismissal while 16 lawmakers voted against it.

On Dec. 3, Mongolian

Mongolian parliament appoints three new Ministers

The Mongolian parliament appointed three new ministers, including Head of the Cabinet Secretariat.

MP L.Oyun-Erdene was appointed as Head of the Cabinet Secretariat, Yo.Baatarbileg as Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, and B.Enkh-Amgalan as Minister of Road andTtransport Development.

L.Oyun-Erdene replaced