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This time last year Mongolia faced a difficult future, with a high risk of debt default. The country’s main trade partner, China, had mostly closed its borders and reduced imports of coal and copper. Now its doing well thanks to the seven Cs.
Russia and China will struggle for common policy on possible Russian soft underbelly Central Asia, Afghanistan, Mongolia, the vital Europe/Asia Caucasus crossroads, the Baltics, CEE and SEE.
If promises are fulfilled, big gains for public purse and industries such as electric vehicles and renewable energy will be seen.
Government plans to transform state miner Erdenes Mongol into SWF tasked with wisely investing coal, copper, gold and other earnings.
Prolonged border closures disrupt supply chains, drive up inflation and hammer exports. Mongolia, dependent on China for 60% of its economy, remains at the mercy of Beijing’s coronavirus directives.
The younger half-brother of Britain's prime minister, Maximilian Johnson, has run into trouble in Mongolia. He works for a Hong Kong-based fund GRF2 that invested $19mn in a mine, but the owner has run off with the money.
Rio Tinto, which blamed ground and geotechnical conditions at Oyu Tolgoi, now has more explaining to do to the Mongolian government.
Khurelsukh Ukhnaa hopes to bestride the nation as a president who gets things done. But he’ll have to overcome some big, early challenges first.
Takeover of Irish exploration company Arkle Resources would provide molybdenum miner with AIM listing.
The government of Mongolia is seeking Rio Tinto’s mutual agreement to terminate the deal that underpins the rolling out of the Oyu Tolgoi mine’s $6.75bn underground copper mine expansion project, ...
Mongolian MP Ganbaatar Sainkhuu went on hunger strike on January 26 with the demand that the government take the matter of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine project to the international courts. He was ...
A tumultuous start to the year brought the resignation of the cabinet amid a coronavirus scandal, but the economy should show good growth this year.
The Mongolian government is considering terminating and replacing the development and financial plan for the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine, Rio Tinto-controlled Turquoise Hill Resources said on ...
Truck driver back from Russia infects wife in Ulaanbaatar despite undergoing mandatory quarantine. Second unrelated case discovered in north of country. Locals unhappy at jumbled response from officials.
New government will face difficulties arising from faltering growth, falling commodity exports, repayment of foreign debt, money laundering issues and continuing tensions over foreign investment in country’s copper and gold mines.
Decision made amid pandemic disruption to financial markets and with one eye on vote-shifting distrust of foreign investors ahead of elections.
Elections likely to produce another paralysing parliament. Expect further problems from nationalist dislike of foreign miners. Look out for China slowdown impacts and climate change effects on cashmere farming.
Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto says the underground expansion of its flagship giant copper and gold mine, Oyu Tolgoi, in Mongolia may require an additional $1.9bn on top of the existing costs of ...
Mongolia’s economy is projected to grow by 6.2% in 2019, down from 6.9% in 2018, and slow further to 5.0% in 2020, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said in ...