Mongolia’s water scarcity could threaten its economic boom 0

The sight of foreign faces in Ulan Bator used to turn heads. Now they are two-a-penny as the once remote Mongolian capital fast becomes a hotspot for international investors. The

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SA-manufactured safety system installed at Mongolian copper mine 0

An emergency fall-arresting system (EFAS) developed and manufactured in South Africa by conveyance safety solutions provider Horne Group was commissioned this month at a large copper mine in Mongolia. Horne

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CAN MONGOLIA KEEP GOING? 0

Is the Mongolian economy poised for a comeback, or will it continue to cool down from the recent years of soaring profits? According to the latest economic update report from

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NUM marches over ill-treatment of overseas Rio Tinto miners 0

Around 200 National Union of Mineworkers​ (NUM) members marched to the Mining Indaba in Cape Town on Thursday to protest against the alleged ill-treatment of Rio Tinto miners in other

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SUPPLY WORRIES CLOUD 2014 MINING OUTLOOK 0

2013 was a horrible year for commodities. The Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Index, which tracks 22 commodities traded in London and on US markets, fell 9.6% in 2013, the third consecutive

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The Rise of the Resource Curse 0

In many ways Mongolia is an outlier — an exotic tourist destination filled with windswept deserts, nomads and yurts. It might also be a vision of the world’s future. With

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Mongolia Looks To Stock Trading As Trade With China Sinks, Hopes To Find An Antidote To Declining Fortunes In Coal, Gold Mining 0

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia – For decades, this remote and fabled region — known for the 13th century dynasty of Genghis Khan and his Mongol hordes, who raided the continent from

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Mongolia to support gold mining 0

ULAN BATOR, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) — The Mongolian government pledged Monday to support the gold mining sector. In a memorandum signed with the Mongolian gold producers association, the Mongolian government

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Mongolia to embrace illegal gold miners 0

The government of Mongolia, one of the world’s fastest-growing economies, signed Monday a deal with the country’s gold producers association, which aims to reduce illegal extraction of the metal by

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Mongolia gears up for the fight of its mining life 0

On November 3 Mongolia’s new, friendlier foreign investment law came into force. Probably not a day too soon. The Asian nation of three million citizens, dependent on the mining sector

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