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
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:31
36th anniversary of first space flight by Mongolian is marked
Cosmonauts, a citizen of Mongolia J.Gurragchaa and a citizen of the former Soviet Union V.A.Janibekov took off to the space on "Soyuz-39" spaceship from Baikonur cosmodrome of the former USSR at 2.58 pm on March 22 of 1981.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 06:58
Of pharaohs and camels
Mongolia’s two-humped beasts showcase their impressive speed in the Gobi desert
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:34
Coldest winter in 100 years awaits Mongolia
The German meteorologist Dominik Jung said the 2016-2017 winter season promises to be “unusually cold” ever recorded in last 100 years.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 07:52
Asia’s most tree-filled countries
Among Asian countries, Laos has the highest percentage of forest area which is 92.1 percentage of the total area of the country, whereas India, Bangladesh, Mongolia and Pakistan are amongst those with the least forest area.