Mongolia

23 June 2017
Unpredictable Elections Coming Up in Mongolia

All three presidential candidates face corruption allegations. 

 
15 June 2017
Mongolia Eyes East Asian Supergrid Scheme

Its cheap and abundant energy resources are crucial to the ambitious project – but first, they must be developed.

 
24 May 2017
Mongolia Bows to Pressure From IMF, Mining Majors Premium

Desperately needed bailout money could start flowing soon.

 
21 April 2017
Mongolia Awarded Huge Bailout Package Premium

Austerity measures will be tailored to protect the poor, IMF pledges.

 
12 April 2017
Radiocarbon Dating Suggests Mongolia Was “Epicenter of Early Horse Culture” Premium

New research tracks the development of horseback riding, its links to climate change, and impact on Eurasian prehistory. 

 
27 January 2017
Record Smog Forces Ulaanbaatar to Take Action Premium

The Mongolian capital has few resources to battle pollution and associated poverty amid the economic downturn.

 
12 January 2017
Smugglers Ravage Gobi Desert Dinosaur Treasures Premium

Mongolia has vast fossil hunting grounds but few resources to patrol them.

 
21 December 2016
Mongolia Bans Dalai Lama Premium

The move comes as a goodwill gesture toward China, whose reprisals over the spiritual leader’s last visit sent Mongolia in a tailspin. 

 
28 November 2016
China Threatens Payback for Dalai Lama Trip to Mongolia Premium

Beijing cancels cooperation meetings, while Ulaanbaatar says the Tibetan leader’s visit was purely religious.

 
Munkh-Orgil Tsend
9 November 2016
Mongolia, IMF Close to Agreeing Loan Deal Premium

Government willing to accept external aid to rescue an export-driven economy that has been battered by low commodity prices and a backlog of old debt.

 

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