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Japanese Ambassador to help Mongolia prevent illegal car imports

Minister of Road and Transport Development B.Enkh-Amgalan has held a meeting with H.E. Hiroyuki Kobayashi, Japanese Ambassador to Mongolia and discussed wide range issues including establishing a database of car exports from Japan to preventing the import of crashed or

Report praises Mongolia’s unwavering commitment to democracy

Mongolia once seemed an unlikely candidate for democratic reform, but while its two mighty neighbors are allowing authoritarian tendencies to diminish rule of law, impoverished Mongolia has persisted in building a more accountable government, says an appreciative report in The

UN Council to discuss human rights in Mongolia

The Human Development Center and Globe International have announced that the UN Human Rights Council has decided to discuss the human rights situation in Mongolia in its ninth conference to be held in Geneva, Switzerland on November 23. The conference

Public cleaning of ice cover on roads this Saturday

The city administration has stored 230 tons of snow melting substances, 400 cmt of sand and 280 tons of salt for use during the 2009-2010 winter. Of this, 80 tons of substance, 110 tons of salt and 240 cmt of

Coal to cost more

The Ministry for Minerals and Energy has agreed to a proposal to raise the price of coal by MNT4,000 per ton. The decision follows the already announced increase in non-household heating and electricity tariffs from January 15. Coal mines demanded

Adopting a Constitution is not enough, says Speaker

In a speech in Parliament on Wednesday on the occasion of the 18th anniversary of adoption of the State Constitution, Speaker D.Demberel said setting up “a humane and democratic society” according to the Constitution was by itself no guarantee that

Need to build apartments in ger districts reiterarted

Minister for Health S.Lambaa, Ulaanbaatar Mayor G.Munkhbayar and the President of the Science Academy B.Enkhtuvshin told yesterday’s joint meeting of two Standing Committees, the first on the Budget and the second on Social Policy, Education, Culture and Science, that air

Mongolia-India Joint Bureau meets in Delhi

The second meeting of the Mongolia-India joint bureau which works for cooperation in the fields of politics, economy, trade, science and culture was held on January 11 in Delhi. The bureau was set up during the visit of President Ts.