Mongolia

12 July 2016
Mongolian Dam Funding Paused Over Russian Concerns

In a rare show of unity, the Kremlin and environmental groups concur on the risks posed to unique Lake Baikal by the proposed dam.

 
4 July 2016
Mongolian Opposition Sweeps to Landslide Win

The Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) won a resounding victory last week in parliamentary elections after an economic downturn in recent years.

 
15 June 2016
New App Will Simplify Mail Delivery in Mongolia Premium
The app assigns a three-word combination to every point on the planet, ideal for the billions who have no mailing address.
 
22 March 2016
Mongolia Faces Hardship as Commodities Prices Slump Premium

Economy is overly dependent on Chinese demand for copper, coal and other resources, critics of government policy argue.

 
16 March 2016
Przewalski's Horses Headed to Russia, Mongolia Premium

European breeding programs are helping keep the critically endangered wild horse from extinction.

 
7 December 2015
Mongolia Bans Executions Premium
Amnesty hails government move as a victory for human rights, urges other countries to follow suit.
 
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17 November 2015
Mongolian Unionist’s Desperate Protest Over Failed Mines Policy Premium
Drastic fall-off in foreign investment reflects distrust of indecisive government.
 
12 October 2015
Mongolia Mulls Scrapping Corruption Cases Premium
Ministers propose new version of a vetoed law granting amnesty to convicted fraudsters.
 
2 October 2015
Global Trends Hit Mongolian Economy Premium

The country’s lifeline is its mining industry, but Chinese and other foreign interest is waning.

 
19 May 2015
Russian Ex-Soldiers Face Ukraine Terrorism Trial, Latvian Cardinal Bashes Gays Premium

Plus, Croatian leaders make a controversial visit to Ustasha massacre memorial, and Mongolia’s stalled Oyu Tolgoi mine could restart soon.

By Ky Krauthamer, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
 

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