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Nambaryn Enkhbayar

President of Mongolia , former president of Mongolia

Nambaryn Enkhbayar, former president of Mongolia. Named Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party Politician of the Year, 1997; recipient Polar Star, Government Mongolia, 1996, Star of the Flag for Work Achievements, 2001.

Background

Enkhbayar, Nambaryn was born on June 1, 1958 in Ulan Bator, Mongolia. Son of Baljinnyam Nambar and Budkhand Radnaa.

Education

Undergraduate, Moscow Institute Literature, 1980. Studied, Leeds University.

Career

Editor-translator Mongolian Writers' Union, 1980—1990. Vice president and editor Mongolian Interpreters' Union, 1990—1992. First vice-chairman Culture and Art Development Com, 1990—1992.

Minister Culture, 1992—1996. Member Great Hural, since 1992, speaker, 2004—2005. Leader of the Opposition, 1997—2000.

Prime minister Mongolian Government, 2000—2004, president, 2005—2009. Leader Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party (Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party ), since 1997. World Bank advisory on Asian culture and Buddhist religion, since 1998.

Chair Mongolia-India friendship Association. Head National Council of Museums, 1995. International president Alliance of Religions and Conservation, since 2003.

Works

  • Translator several classic Russian novels novels. Author About Mongolian Arts, Literature and Emptiness, 1989, On the Indicators of Development from the Buddhist Point of View, 1998, Some Thoughts on the Relationship between Buddhist Philosophy and Economics, 1998, To Develop or Not to Develop, 1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, volleyball, basketball, tennis.

Connections

Married Onon Tsolmon, 1986. 4 children.

father:
Baljinnyam Nambar

mother:
Budkhand Radnaa

spouse:
Onon Tsolmon