Wonders of Mongolian dinosaurs -exhibition to open

Mongolia leads the world with its fossil findings and the paleontological study results. For example scholars and scientists at the Paleontology Center of Mongolia's Academy of Sciences has staged two large dinosaur exhibitions and presented them at 70 cities of 20 countries. The guests at the opening ceremony will also watch a "Mongolian Dinosaurs" docimentary, and a drawing c...

USA Embassy presents "Harmony of Flute and Harp" concert

The U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar has published that “The Harmony of Flute and Harp Concert” concert will be given this March 19 at 7 pm in cooperation with the Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet (MSATOB). Internationally acclaimed American flutist Jeffrey Cohan and harpist from Austria Tina Zerdin will be making their debut concert together collaborating with fel...

"The History of Chinese Culture" book presented

Mongolian scholars of Chinese studies have welcomed their first book in Mongolian which compiled the 5,000 years history of Chinese culture, and provided very clear and simple explanations. The opening ceremony ran Wednesday at the Mongolian-Chinese cultural center of Ulaanbaatar. The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Mongolia Mr Wang Xiaolong arrived to extend his gra...

World Snow Day in Mongolia

​ Welcome to the first World Snow Day in Mongolia! Mongolia will take part in the World Snow Day (WSD) festival that will run  January 18 throughout the world. This Day will be organized together with 38 countries such as China and Armenia. Mongolia intends to arrange a two-day event including ski training for children and a ski race. The WSD is the second phase of the &q...

Mongolian Cinema Arrives at Hibbleton Gallery Mondays in January

Ask any film buff to name five directors from France or America, and they could come up with ten directors easy. But if you were to ask them to name two directors from Mongolia, well, its likely they'd answer with Genghis Khan, then laugh. Tell that to Steve Elkins, who curates the monthly film series at Hibbleton Gallery; this month, his worldly cinematic reach extends to the country to ex...

Chingis Khaan’s Square celebrated New Year

The administration of Ulaanbaatar city organized the "Silver night of Ulaanbaatar" New year show on December 31 on the Square of Chingis Khaan. The show, which continued up to the first hour of the 2015, attracted many pop groups, singers and musicians such as B.Chinbat, S.Saran and D.Bold. On the moment of the New Year coming, the Mayor of Ulaanbaatar Mr E.Bat-Uul greeted t...

Trapped Abroad leads list of highest-grossing films

Authority for Fair Competition and Customer’s Rights has issued a list of highest-grossing films of 2014. Among such 39 screened, a "Trapped Abroad" has topped the list, having made income of MNT 433 million. This film is about an officer of the Authority for Foreign Nationals who goes to China in order to solve a dispute with a criminal group that transfers illegal Chine...

Dinosaur eggs center of controversy

An oviraptor specimen at the American Museum of Natural History in New York shows the wings of the birdlike dinosaur and its clutch of eggs to the right. Oviraptor fossils have been found only in Mongolia, which is cracking down on fossil exports.   Resource: http://www.abqjournal.com/517305/news/dinosaur-eggs-from-mongolia-at-center-of-investigation.html A New Mexico bus...

Mongolians receive awards at int’l vocal contest

The singers O.Khurelbaatar and Ch.Badral have received the second Premium Prize of the 25th International Vocal Contest named after Russian composer M.I.Glinka, which took place December 9-19 in Moscow of Russia. Another Mongolian D.Bat-Erdene has been given the contest’s diploma alongside D.Grigoriev, V.Berzhanskaya, N.Kuchina, A.Fedorova (Russia) and D.Saduakhasov (Kazakhstan). Th...

Zanabazar’s Green Tara sold at auction amid Mongolia’s move to block sale

17th century Mongolian bronze figure – Green Tara, which was created by His Holiness the First Bogdkhaan of Mongolia D.Zanabazar, was sold for 3.46 million euros ( USD 4.3 million) at an auction in Paris on December 11 despite the Mongolian Government’s efforts to block the sale. Mongolia suspects it may have been removed to France illegally, Minister of Education, Culture and Sc...

Last week’s bestsellers

Internom released the list of best sold books in its bookstores between November 17 and 23. The translated to Mongolian version of “The Memory Book: How to Remember Anything You Want” by Tony Buzan, the world-famous educational consultant and inventor of mind-mapping techniques, was as the top of the bestsellers. The second one was again the New York Times’ “Best ...