Sat, 26 Jan 2019 01:00
Altantuya came to Malaysia to meet 'Razak', court told
SHAH ALAM - Dr Shaariibuu Setev, the father of slain Mongolian Altantuya Shaariibuu, told the High Court here that his daughter had informed him that she wanted to meet a man known as "Razak" in Malaysia in 2006, according to Bernama.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:35
Thailand on alert for virus-laden Chinese pork
Thai authorities are carefully screening pork products being carried in by travellers from China and Mongolia after the World Organisation for Animal Health warned last week of outbreaks of African swine fever in those countries.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Transmongolian: The beauty queen breaking barriers
Make-up artist Solongo Batsukh braves Mongolia’s below-freezing temperatures in just a skimpy black dress and light pastel pink coat – the country’s trailblazing transgender beauty queen wants to look good in any weather.
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:25
VFS extends its visa outsourcing services in Asia
Residents of Brunei, Fiji, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, China and Thailand will soon be able to apply for visas for Germany through VFS Global.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 15:03
Emergency meet in Bangkok to head off swine fever spread
An emergency meeting to head off an outbreak of African swine fever across Asia opened in Bangkok on Wednesday, after a mass pig cull in China sparked fears of a potential pandemic.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 06:55
Giant 'Buddha's palm' appears in Inner Mongolia
A massive "Buddha's palm", which is a piece of earth art, has been made on the grassland near Erenhot city in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region. The palm occupies an area of 40,000 square meters, equaling six soccer fields.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
Nailbiting Asian Games win for Thai basketballers after 20-year absence
The Thailand’s men’s basketball team had a nailbiting return to the Asian Games on Tuesday, edging past Mongolia 87-86 in a group A preliminary match at the GBK Kasketball Hall in Jakarta.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:37
Malaysia reopens grisly murder case linked to Najib
Malaysian police have reopened an investigation into the grisly murder of a young Mongolian woman in 2006 which has been linked to the country's ousted leader, reports said Friday.
Thu, 17 May 2018 13:35
Policeman in Malaysian murder scandal should face new trial: Anwar
A man who fled Malaysia after being sentenced to hang for the killing of a Mongolian model, in a scandal linked to his country's ousted government, should face a new trial, political leader Anwar Ibrahim reportedly said Thursday.
Wed, 02 May 2018 01:00
Mongolians sip 'oxygen cocktails' to cope with smog
Ulaanbaatar -Fed up with the smog in Mongolia's capital, residents have resorted to sipping "lung" tea and "oxygen cocktails" in a desperate bid to protect themselves from pollution, despite health officials saying there is no evidence they work.
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 06:59
Which Asian Country has the Highest and Lowest Unemployment Rates
Mongolia, Pakistan, Indonesia and Philippines have the highest employment rates in Asia. By contrast, Cambodia, Thailand and Laos post the lowest unemployment rates.
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00
Can Mongolians heal their dismembered Buddhism?
The Soviet era saw monks murdered and monasteries destroyed. Now religious revival is threatened by new regional superpower
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 01:00
Innovation spurs Inner Mongolia tourism
RESIDENTS in desert areas in northern China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region have shaken off poverty and embarked on much better-off lives, after desert tourism driven by innovation was introduced.
Sat, 05 Aug 2017 10:16
Innovation helps desert tourism flourish in Inner Mongolia
BEIJING – Residents in desert areas in northern China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region have shaken off poverty and embarked on much better-off lives.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 01:00
Mongolia musicians take the US by storm