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See Ulaanbaatar by bus: 50% off for foreigners!

Since last year, the Ulaanbaatar City Administration has been running regular bus excursions around the Mongolian capital and nearby places of interest. The Ulaanbaatar City Tour Bus will begin its 2019 service from Monday (27 May) providing safe and comfortable

Three neighbours – one Belt & Road

Kaisun Holdings Limited and China Railway Engineering Construction Mongolia have signed an agreement for the construction of the Mongolia Choir Railway Platform. This project opens up logistic opportunities along the China, Mongolia and Russia corridor by providing full supply chain

Mongolian ‘comfort food’ gets on UNESCO list

Banshtai and Bortstoi Tsai (cooked meat dumplings and dried meat in Mongolian milky tea soup) have been included in the UNESCO list of sustainable food recipes. Banshtai Tsai is translated as milk tea with dumplings. The simple Banshtai Tsai is

Mongolia – a nation of children and teenagers

As of the end of 2018, the population in Mongolia stood at 3.2 million; nearly 40 percent of whom are 18-years-old and younger. Mongolians are one of the world’s oldest nationalities, however, Mongolia is a ‘young country’, especially when one

‘Life Element O2’ – a ballet about Mongolia’s air pollution

The ‘Life Element O2’ ballet will be staged at the Corporate Convention Centre on 19 May. This is the second ballet performance addressing environmental issues in Mongolia.

Last year, the Mongolian-American Ballet Programme presented its first environmental project on water conservation

Baikal Open: Mongolian freestyle wrestlers positive

‘Baikal Open’ international freestyle wrestling competition will be held in Ulan-Ude on 17-19 May. Until this year, the competition has been held under the name of the ‘Buryat  President’s Cup’. A large Mongolian team consisting of over 100 people is

Mongolian Foreign Minister to visit Singapore

Mongolian Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar is expected to visit  Singapore soon. As part of the trip, a business forum between Mongolian and Singaporean entrepreneurs will be held. The forum aims at investigating the possibilities of cooperation between Mongolian and Singaporean businessmen

Xinhua Commentary: The power of dialogue

BEIJING, May 15 (Xinhua) — More than 1,300 years ago, Chinese Buddhist monk Xuanzang traveled thousands of miles to the revered Indian monastery of Nalanda, where he studied Buddhism for five years under the guidance of Abbot Silabhadra.

The two legendary

Five Mongolian studying jazz in Munich University

Earlier today (15 May) The Geothe-Institut Mongolia has celebrated its 10th anniversary with reception at German Embassy in Ulaanbaatar. As a part of celebrations, the Mongolian State Conservatory and the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich exchanged a cooperation

Mongolian children to perform in Broadway Peter Pan

The famous Broadway theatre’s Peter Pan musical will be performed in Mongolia for the very first time in October this year. The musical will be staged to marking the 380th anniversary of the establishment of the capital city at the

World Nomad Children Folk Festival to be held in UB

The second World Nomad Children Folk Festival will be held in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia on 22-23 July. The event is being organised by the Nomadic Cultural Heritage Foundation. Children from Inner Mongolia, Buryatia, Kalmykia, Tuva and Mongolia