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  1. Japan, N.Korea to resume Red Cross talks -NHK World EnglishRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | NHK World

    Officials from Japan and North Korea are set to hold an informal consultation on the sidelines of their bilateral Red Cross talks in China.

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  2. Altai mountains' 'original skiiers' use one pole and horse-hide skisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Daily Mail

    The people of a remote region of China ski with wooden skis and a single pole - created using techniques that have not changed in millennia.

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  3. Parents of Japanese woman abducted by North Korea meet their granddaughter for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | National Post

    The parents of a Japanese woman abducted by North Korea in 1977 were allowed to see their North Korean-born granddaughter for the first time last week at a secret meeting in Mongolia, Japan's Foreign Ministry said Sunday.

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  4. At Dubai forum, UNESCO chief calls for scaling up efforts to educate girls worldwideRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | United Nations

    A little girl walks to school in Western Mongolia at the foot of the Altai Mountains, is several kilometres long and in freezing temperatures.

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  5. Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. Newly Appointed CEO Announces Multi-City RoadshowRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    THUNDER BAY, CANADA, March 17, 2014 /FSC/ - Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. or is pleased to announce that Executive Chairman Harris Kupperman and newly appointed CEO, Paul Byrne, will be heading a multi-city road show to introduce Mr. Byrne to shareholders and potential investors.

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  6. Abductee s parents finally meetNorth Korean granddaughterRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... 1970s. Now, almost 40 years after her disappearance, her aging parents, Shigeru and Sakie Yokota, have traveled to Mongolia to meet her daughter -- their granddaughter. In a series of meetings in Ulan Bator arranged by Japanese and North Korean ...

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  7. Penn State wrestling: Nittany Lion looking forward to first-round matchups against vaunted opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Centre Daily Times

    ... There, Retherford said, a lot of his opponents wrestled with styles similar to Khishignyam, who's from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. "He's another one of those wrestlers that he stays in real good position," Retherford said. "He doesn't really come out of ...

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  8. Roadmap to push towards goal of zero hungerRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Scoop

    14 March 2014, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Governments from 41 countries across Asia and the Pacific today concluded a five day regional conference on improving their responses to future food security challenges and moves to put an end to hunger. At its ...

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  9. Regional Conference adopts FAO work priorities for Asia and the...Read the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... was one of the issues raised at the Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific. 14 March 2014, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Governments from 41 countries across Asia and the Pacific today concluded a five-day regional conference on improving their ...

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  10. Families Seek Divine Help As Mystery Deepens...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... flight. She was on her way to a conference of the Food and Agriculture Organisation in Ulaanbaatar , the capital of Mongolia, via Beijing. She was supposed to return to India this weekend. Everybody is now praying to god to bring her back soon, ...

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  11. Island nations missing out on UN climate change funds: TuvaluRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | ABC News

    Tiny Pacific island nations are being outmuscled by larger states in the race to get United Nations funds earmarked for climate change adaptation, a Tuvalu government minister has said.

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  12. Organic expansion drives MovenpickRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | EHotelier Global Hospitality News

    Mvenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced new hotels in Turkey, Mongolia and Morocco, the take-over of a landmark property in Pakistan and the opening of a new 'hotel within a hotel' in Egypt.

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  13. Ulaanbaatar Modern Technologies to Public Transportation ServicesRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Project Location: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Facility Type: GPS tracking systems and Automated Ticket Machines Capacity: 24 service providers using around 1,000 standard-size buses and 700 small buses Scope of Work: To Introduce Modern Technologies to in order to address common problems with the service.

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  14. Erosion of Forests in Asia and PacificRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Scoop

    12 March 2014, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Forest loss and degradation remain major problems confronting the Asia-Pacific region which, if not addressed, will leave future generations a legacy of damaged ecosystems and irrecoverable losses of ...

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  15. The electronics wonderkid from Ulan BatorRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | PhysicsWeb Events

    One inspiring example of the power of online technology to break down global barriers to education is the story of Battushig Myanganbayar from Ulan Bator in Mongolia.

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  16. Pacific island states pushed aside in race for UN funds: TuvaluRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | AlertNet

    Newly made sandbags sit on a wall on a causeway that connects the town of Bairiki and Betio on South Tarawa in the central Pacific island nation of Kiribati May 25, 2013.

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  17. Asia-Pacific failing to save forests, grassland lossRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Ag Professional

    ... an area equal to the combined size of India and Myanmar - are now in bad need of restoration, he said. In China and Mongolia, over-grazing and poor land management mean herders increasingly have to give up feeding their livestocks and instead look ...

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  18. Genghis Khan owes his empire to ... rain, says studyRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Fox News

    With a backdrop of a giant statue of the Mongol Empire founder Genghis Khan, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, standing left on the podium, accompanied by his Mongolian counterpart Norov Altankhuyag, attends welcome ceremony after his arrival for a two-day visit in Ulan Bator, Mongolia, Saturday, March 30, 2013.

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  19. FAO urges member countries to consider restoration programmesRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of restoration." In a presentation to the 32nd FAO Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Durst explained that restoring forests and grasslands can provide a range of ecosystem-derived environmental, social and ...

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  20. 11-Mar-14 - Catechesis In Mongolia Educates Laity For EvangelizationRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Global Catholic Network EWTN

    ULAN BATOR, MONGOLIA, March 8 .- A new catechesis program of the Church in Mongolia is promoting holistic formation of the human person as part of the evangelization of the central Asian nation.

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