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Rio Produces Record Iron-Ore Output as Global Supply Gains
Rio Produces Record Iron-Ore Output as Global Supply Gains(0)

Rio Tinto Group (RIO), the world’s second-largest mining company, said first-quarter iron ore production rose to a record, swelling global supply that’s forecast to head into surplus this year. Output rose 8 percent to 52.3 million metric tons from 48.3 million tons a year earlier, London-based Rio said today in a statement. This missed the

Mongolia Mining 2014 launches this month
Mongolia Mining 2014 launches this month(0)

The 4th edition of Mongolia Mining 2014 International Mining and Oil/Gas Exhibition will be held for three days from April 10 to 12. In addition to the traditional mining industry, this year’s expo adds the oil industry to its profile. This year’s expo will be larger than all previous editions. To accommodate the large number

Glencore closer to iron ore ambition
Glencore closer to iron ore ambition(0)

Glencore has cleared a key hurdle in its ambition to become an iron ore miner, reaching a preliminary deal with the west African country of Mauritania for a $1bn contract for access to railway and port facilities. The commodities giant is keen to expand into iron ore, a key ingredient of steel and a vital source

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After Ukraine, Afghanistan to split up? Never say never…
After Ukraine, Afghanistan to split up? Never say never…(0)

BISHKEK (TCA) — Could the republics of Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan see some unofficial territory move from Afghanistan into their respective domains? It could be considered a lot less imaginary than it looks at first sight. Due to America’s intervention following the September 11 attacks on the USA – orchestrated by mainly Middle-East based terrorist

MONGOLIA’S FORMER PRESIDENT PLOTS POLITICAL RETURN DESPITE CORRUPTION CONVITION
MONGOLIA’S FORMER PRESIDENT PLOTS POLITICAL RETURN DESPITE CORRUPTION CONVITION(0)

In 2012, Mongolia’s former Prime Minister and President Nambaryn Enkhbayar was convicted of graft, embezzlement, misappropriation of government properties and misuse of his position, and received a seven year prison sentence, with three years commuted. Denouncing the charges, Enkhbayar said that the legal actions were a pretext to stop him running for political office, commenting,

Mongolia’s former PM reappearance complicate tricky negotiations with foreign investors, cause headache to govmnt
Mongolia’s former PM reappearance complicate tricky negotiations with foreign investors, cause headache to govmnt(0)

A vow to return to politics made from a hospital bed in South Korea by one of Mongolia’s most popular yet controversial politicians threatens to rock the country’s fragile coalition government and complicate tricky negotiations with foreign investors. The reappearance on the scene of the jailed former president and prime minister Nambar Enkhbayar after a

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U.S., China to establish regular dialogue channel on N. Korea
U.S., China to establish regular dialogue channel on N. Korea(0)

BEIJING/WASHINGTON, April 8 (Yonhap) — The United States and China have agreed to set up a high-level consultation channel to discuss North Korea and other regional security issues, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel said on a landmark trip to Beijing. The deal reflects efforts by the two top global powers to cooperate on the

Hard words won’t shatter China-Australia relations
Hard words won’t shatter China-Australia relations(0)

Commentators writing about Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s trip to three of our largest regional trading partners — China, Japan and South Korea — have almost all emphasised that it will be a difficult and delicate trip for the relatively new Australian leader when it comes to his visit to China and desire to advance free

Hagel, Chang air differences over disputed islands
Hagel, Chang air differences over disputed islands(0)

BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel got a rare tour Monday of China’s first aircraft carrier, becoming the first foreign visitor to go aboard the ship, according to Chinese leaders. But in a speech planned for Tuesday, Hagel will point to cyber as an example of an area where the U.S. would like

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Outlook for east Asia growth cut by World Bank
Outlook for east Asia growth cut by World Bank(0)

THE WORLD Bank cut its GDP outlook for several countries in developing east-Asia yesterday, trimming previous forecasts for the world’s

World Bank trims growth target for Asia
World Bank trims growth target for Asia(0)

Export growth. Source: TheAustralian THE World Bank yesterday released an economic update ­affirming that “the fundamental drivers of the economic recovery remained

Exploding emerging market myths
Exploding emerging market myths(0)

TASSOS Stassopoulos looks like any other emerging markets fund manager. He wears a suit and tie, carries a glossy client

China: Slower Growth, but a Bigger Economy
China: Slower Growth, but a Bigger Economy(0)

BEIJING — Mongolia’s economy grew nearly 12 percent last year, the United States around 2 percent. So Mongolia grew around

ADB cuts Mongolia 2014 economic forecast to single-digit growth
ADB cuts Mongolia 2014 economic forecast to single-digit growth(0)

Jacopo Dettoni in Ulaanbaatar April 6, 2014 On April 3 the Asian Development Bank joined the International Monetary Fund and

ADB warns Mongolia of external imbalances
ADB warns Mongolia of external imbalances(0)

A new report by Asian Development Bank (ADB) forecasts Mongolia’s economic growth to reach 9.5 percent in 2014, driven by

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IFC Finance : Supports Mongolia’s Secured Transactions Reform, Expanding Access to Credit for Smaller Businesses
IFC Finance : Supports Mongolia’s Secured Transactions Reform, Expanding Access to Credit for Smaller Businesses(0)

In Beijing: Jing Yu Phone: +86 10 5860 3098 E-mail: jyu1@ifc.org In Hong Kong: Hannfried von Hindenburg Phone: +852 2509-8115 E-mail: hvonhindenburg@ifc.org

Michelmores extends international credentials in Mongolian bank deal
Michelmores extends international credentials in Mongolian bank deal(0)

Leading law firm Michelmores’ London office has advised private equity groups Bamboo Finance and Triodos Investment Management on the sale

BANK OF TOKYO MITSUBISHI UFJ TO OPEN ITS REPRESENTATIVE
BANK OF TOKYO MITSUBISHI UFJ TO OPEN ITS REPRESENTATIVE(0)

October 22, 2013 The Bank of Mongolia (BoM) has allowed the Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd (BTMU) to open

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T.Boldbaatar: Driving courses in mongolia are inadequate
T.Boldbaatar: Driving courses in mongolia are inadequate(0)

In 2013, there were 18,367 reported car accidents. According to relevant statistics, 97.2 percent of car accidents were caused by

L.Bold: Let’s save our Mother Tongue
L.Bold: Let’s save our Mother Tongue(0)

The Director of the Institute of Language and Literature of the Mongolian Academy of Science (MAS), State Honored Emeritus and

S.Ganbaatar: There can’t be a righteous society if a group of people own and plunder public wealth
S.Ganbaatar: There can’t be a righteous society if a group of people own and plunder public wealth(0)

The following is an interview with MP S.Ganbaatar about present issues. -In connection to inflation, the government increased the minimum

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