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2019/02/17

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Spending nights in a Mongolian yurt in Canada

Escape the city and spend the night at this unique accommodation in Quebec. Located in Nominingue, Quebec this Mongolian yurt is just a 2-hours and 30 minute drive outside of Montreal and Ottawa!

So what is a yurt – or ‘ger’

Mongolia to expand economic cooperation with South Korea

On Monday, Mongolian Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar met with the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia H.E.Jeong Jae Nam.

The two sides exchanged views on bilateral relations and promoting political talks on expanding relations to a strategic partnership level as

Mongolia to send humanitarian aid to Syrian children

On Wednesday (January 30th), the Mongolia government decided to send 103 million Mongolian tugriks ($40,000) in humanitarian aid to war-ravaged Syria.

According to Gandulam, the aid is to take the form of blankets, mattresses, school supplies, first aid kits and other

Joint Russian-Mongolian military exercises to be held for 11th year

In a statement issued on Thursday by Alexander Gordeyev, who is the spokesman for Russia’s Eastern Military District, a joint Russian-Mongolian military exercises named “Selenge-2019” will be held in the second half of 2019.

“The first conference on preparing for the

Ancient Mongolian skull is the earliest modern human

According to new research carried out by the University of Oxford, a much-debated ancient human skull which was discovered in Mongolia has been dated and genetically analysed, showing that it is the earliest modern human yet found in the region.

New Mongolian envoy to Taiwan take office next month

The new Mongolian representative to Taiwan will take office next month and has expressed hopes to strengthen bilateral ties, which have grown significantly in recent years.

According to the Ministry, Z.Lkhagvasuren will take over the post from Kh.Banidjunai, who is scheduled

English teacher arrested in MNT 300 million drug brust

Mongolian police yesterday (January 28th) arrested a Nigerian citizen for alleged drug trafficking. The police have drugs to the value of MNT 300 million or $114,000 US. The suspect named Shon was sent these drugs in the mail from Thailand. 

Former Mongolian President invited to Davos

Former Mongolian President, Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj, has been invited by the organisers to take part in the World Economic Forum (SGS) held in Davos, Switzerland, which is now in its third day.

He greeted Mongolians from Davos from yesterday in online video