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Mongolia’s hourly wage to reach USD 1

Mongolia has raised its monthly minimum wage to MNT 320,000 (129.8 U.S. dollars); this came into effect from 1 January, 2019.  The monthly wages of more than 100 thousand people were increased by 33.3 percent.

Earlier today (14 February), Prime Ministry

North Korean worker dies after fall from 6th floor

A North Korean worker was killed at a building site Monday (4th of September) when he fell from a sixth floor window of an apartment, officials said. The 27 year-old worker fell to his death at 8:00 p.m. at  the

Mongolian memory girl becomes new face of IKEA

Yanjaa Wintersoul is just 23, but she’s already a two-time world memory champion. Over a single week, the BBH agency in Singapore put her to the ultimate test: memorising more than 400 items in a 328-page book—and in more detail

Mongolia ranks third at World Judo Championship

TheWorld Judo Championship has just concluded in Budapest, the capital city of Hungary. From 28th of August to 3rd of September, a total of 18 Mongolian athletes (9 men and 9 women) participated in the competition along with judokas from126

Mongolian President to hold meeting with Moon and Putin

Mongolian President Kh.Battulga will hold summit talks with leaders of South Korea and Russia during his visit to the Russia Far Eastern city of Vladivostok.

Kh.Battulga is set to attend the Eastern Economic Forum on Thursday and Friday. It will be

KAMCO to conduct financial consulting project in Mongolia

The Korea Asset Management Corporation (KAMCO) and Financial Access (FA), which is a financial consulting firm headquartered in the Netherlands, have been selected as the preferred bidders for the Asian Development Bank’s consulting project for the recovery and stabilisation of

“Mongolian Steppe” international marathon

Mongolia will host an international marathon at Khui Doloon Khudag on 10th of September. Entitled “Mongolian Steppe”, the event will be co-organised by the Athletics Federation of Mongolia and the “Nomadic Illustration” NGO with a sponsor from the Japanese Showa

1100 Mongolians participating in UN peace keeping operations

More than 11 thousand Mongolian soldiers are currently participating in UN peace keeping operations in Congo, Western Sahara, Afghanistan, South Sudan and Abyei (on the Sudanese border). Mongolian troops are serving as UN soldiers, military observers, advisers, staff and communications

Mongolia to host Investigative Journalism Dialogue

Mongolia is to host an international conference on the investigative journalism. The event will take place at the Kempinski Hotel in Ulaanbaatar on 1st and 2nd of September and is being organised by the Mongolian Press Institution in cooperation with

Kindergarten shortage in Mongolia

In Mongolia, 1st of September is the first day of the academic year – it is also the day when young children start kindergarten. Across the country, on this day a total of 252 thousand children have entered kindergartens. There