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    Ts.Elbegdorj: Oyu Tolgoi should help Mongolia prosper, not leave it with a scar

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    MT Drilling discusses oil exploration plans

    Domestically-financed MT Drilling LLC, a branch of the MT Group, has revealed its plans for oil exploration in Mongolia.MT Drilling ...
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New web-based mining cadastre information services in Mongolia
New web-based mining cadastre information services in Mongolia(0)

The Cadastre Division of the Mineral Resources Authority of Mongolia (MRAM) has launched a new web portal in order to increase transparency in the Mongolian mining sector and offer enhanced services to the public and specific functionalities to investors (registered users) via the Internet. The Computerised Mining Cadastre System (CMCS) was successfully implemented at the

RIO TINTO’S WALSH URGES G20 LEADERS TO REDUCE INVESTMENT RISK
RIO TINTO’S WALSH URGES G20 LEADERS TO REDUCE INVESTMENT RISK(0)

Mining giant Rio Tinto CEO Sam Walsh has called on the delegates attending the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, to support investment in their various countries by supporting the vision of economic growth and reducing investment risk. Speaking ahead of the G20 meeting, Walsh said that investment would flow to where returns were high, but

New web-based mining cadastre information services in Mongolia
New web-based mining cadastre information services in Mongolia(0)

The Computerised Mining Cadastre System (CMCS) was successfully implemented at the Cadastre Division of the Mineral Resources Authority of Mongolia in 2010, with the objective of strengthening and improving administrative procedures and public services related to mineral titling. The CMCS was developed by GAF AG and has substantially improved the quality and speed of licence

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Mongolia’s Prime Minister Ousted for Failure to Resolve Economic Woes, Corrupt Practices
Mongolia’s Prime Minister Ousted for Failure to Resolve Economic Woes, Corrupt Practices(0)

Mongolian politics were shaken on November 5, when the parliament voted to dismiss Prime Minister Norov Altankhuyag for not addressing the country’s drastically slowing economic growth, plunging foreign investment, and alleged corruption and cronyism. Altankhuyag’s administration, self-labeled the “New Government for Changes,” collapsed after serving over two years. According to law, a new cabinet must

Mongolia MPs open talks to pick new PM
Mongolia MPs open talks to pick new PM(0)

ULAN BATOR: Mongolian lawmakers were meeting yesterday to start talks on choosing a new prime minister for the resource-rich country, an official said, but observers say it could take weeks to fix the fractured government. The poll comes after Norov Altankhuyag was voted out by the country’s parliament, the Great Hural, on Wednesday amid accusations

Mongolia-based miners in limbo after premier ousted
Mongolia-based miners in limbo after premier ousted(0)

Foreign investment in Mongolia, which is dependent on copper, coal and gold exports, has dropped sharply this year as the country has been unable to agree with global miner Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) on the terms of investment in the $5bn next phase of the Oyu Tolgoi mine. The situation may change soon, tough no one knows whether

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China consigns $40b for new ‘Silk Route’
China consigns $40b for new ‘Silk Route’(0)

Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised to donate $40 bn to help Asian nations improve trade links in a new effort to assert to improve connectivity in the region. Xi made the pledge in a meeting with leaders of Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Pakistan and Tajikistan ahead of this week’s Asia-Pacific economic summit, state

ASIA FOR THE ASIANS
ASIA FOR THE ASIANS(0)

Recently, China and Russia have challenged the international order by giving each other diplomatic backing to confront Ukraine and Hong Kong, respectively. But Western observers have mostly misunderstood the countries’ reasons for building closer ties with each other. They have been motivated less by shared material interests than by a common sense of national identity

Azerbaijan, Mongolia to organize CAREC workshops for economic operators
Azerbaijan, Mongolia to organize CAREC workshops for economic operators(0)

Azerbaijan and Mongolia will hold workshops on risk management within the framework of preparation of the program for participants of foreign trade activities of the participating countries of CAREC (Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation). The State Customs Committee (SCC) reported that an agreement to hold workshops in these countries for authorized economic operators was reached

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Fitch Keeps New Zealand Outlook Positive, Malaysia, Japan, Mongolia Negative and Others Stable, in Asia
Fitch Keeps New Zealand Outlook Positive, Malaysia, Japan, Mongolia Negative and Others Stable, in Asia(0)

Fitch Ratings said on Tuesday that three of the 18 Asia-Pacific sovereigns it rates are on negative outlook with one

DOING BUSINESS 2015: MONGOLIA 72/189
DOING BUSINESS 2015: MONGOLIA 72/189(0)

Great ideas for new business ventures happen every day and everywhere. Some go far, while others never take off. Great

Mongolia Must Hike Rates Further to Curb Inflation: IMF
Mongolia Must Hike Rates Further to Curb Inflation: IMF(0)

Mongolia has taken some measures to strengthen the economy but the country is still in need of strong fiscal and

Mongolia outlines steps to reduce default risks
Mongolia outlines steps to reduce default risks(0)

Mongolia is determined to reduce default risks on its international debt by resuming a long-stalled $4.2bn copper mine project by

Poverty, Inequality, and the Negative Effects of Mongolia’s Economic Downturn
Poverty, Inequality, and the Negative Effects of Mongolia’s Economic Downturn(0)

For the last four years, Mongolia has had one of the fastest growing economies in the world, clocking double-digit growth on the

In Mongolia, Perception of Corruption as Most Critical Problem Drops
In Mongolia, Perception of Corruption as Most Critical Problem Drops(0)

Last week, The Asia Foundation, the Sant Maral Foundation, and Mercy Corps Mongolia released the fourth semi-annual corruption survey, revealing citizens’

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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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Sino-Mongolian celebrations
Sino-Mongolian celebrations(0)

This year marks the joint celebration of Sino-Mongolian relations, with 2014 being the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic

A Conversation with Mongolian Free Press Advocate Naranjargal Khashkhuu
A Conversation with Mongolian Free Press Advocate Naranjargal Khashkhuu(0)

As The Asia Foundation recently marked its 20th anniversary in Mongolia, Country Representative Meloney Lindberg sat down with Naranjargal Khashkhuu, president and CEO

B.Ankhbayar: Mongolian businesses need to understand the importance of human resource management
B.Ankhbayar: Mongolian businesses need to understand the importance of human resource management(0)

The following is an interview with B.Ankhbayar, executive director of UA Consulting Company, highlighting important aspects about human resource (HR)

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