BLOOMBERG: СТРОИТЕЛЬСТВО ГЭС НА ВПАДАЮЩЕЙ В БАЙКАЛ СЕЛЕНГЕ – ВОПРОС ПОЛИТИКИ, А НЕ ЭКОЛОГИИ
Китай не выдаст Монголии 1 миллиард долларов кредита на гидроэнергетику, пока не будет улажен спор с Россией, пишет издание.
Bank Hackers Steal Millions via Malware
In late 2013, an A.T.M. in Kiev started dispensing cash at seemingly random times of day. No one had put in a card or touched a button. Cameras showed that the piles of money had been swept up by customers who appeared lucky to be there at the right moment.
U.S. Businessman Trapped in Mongolia Files UN Human Rights Claim
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has registered a claim against Mongolia by Justin Kapla, a U.S. businessman prevented from leaving the country for two years due to allegations of tax evasion.
BHP, Rio Tinto call for global deal to push clean coal
Two of the world’s largest mining companies, BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) and Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) called world leaders on Thursday to seek a deal setting an international price on carbon.
Жаргал Бадагаров: Потеря бурятского языка приведет к непредсказуемым последствиям
Жаргал Баяндалаевич Бадагаров хорошо известен в Бурятии благодаря своей неутомимой деятельности по сохранению и развитию родного языка. Он инициатор проектов по созданию электронного учебника бурятского языка, организации бесплатных языковых курсов, популяризатор бурятского языка на радио и телевидении, создатель бурятских интернет-сайтов, издатель детских книг.
Fitch Affirms Two Mongolian Banks at ‘B’; Revises Outlooks to Negative
Fitch Ratings has today revised the Outlook on the Long-Term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of Khan Bank LLC and XacBank LLC to Negative from Stable. At the same time, the agency affirmed the two Mongolian banks’ IDRs and Viability Ratings (VRs) at ‘B’ and ‘b’. A full list of rating actions is at the end [...]
2013 ОНЫ 12-Р САР, НИЙГЭМ, ЭДИЙН ЗАСГИЙН НӨХЦӨЛ БАЙДЛЫН ТАЛААРХ УЛААНБААТАР ХОТЫН ИРГЭДИЙН ҮНЭЛГЭЭ
Судалгааны мэдээлэл цуглуулах үйл ажиллагааг 2013 оны 11-р сарын 20-нд эхлүүлж 2013 оны 12-р сарын 2-нд дуусгав. Нийгэм, эдийн засгийн судалгаанд 2013 оны 12-р сарын байдлаар Улаанбаатар хотын 7 дүүргийн 129 хороонд оршин суудаг нийт 1006 өрх хамрагдсан болно. Судалгааны түүврийг Улаанбаатар хотын насанд хүрсэн хүн амын тоон дээр суурилан тооцоолсон болно.
Mongolia Premier Welcomes Foreign Investors as Boom Slows
Mongolia, making progress in a dispute with Rio Tinto Group (RIO) that has stalled the expansion of a copper mine, understands that it needs to make the nation more welcoming to foreign investors, Prime Minister Norovyn Altankhuyag said.
NetTraveler-т Монгол Улсын Батлан хамгаалах яам өртжээ
This report describes multiple cyber-espionage campaigns that have successfully compromised more than 350 high profile victims in 40 countries. The focus of the paper is to describe NetTraveler, which is the main tool used by the threat actors during these attacks.
Support One of the World’s Last Nomadic Cultures
Mongolia is still a land where wind whips through horses’ manes as they race across a terrain of rolling green pastures. Herders roam the steppe, in tune with the seasons, their white felt tents dotting the landscape like clusters of mushrooms. But a lot of that is about to change.
Beef prices may hit record high in 2013
Global beef prices are expected to rise to record highs in 2013, according to Rabobank, a Dutch financial firm with a focus on agriculture. Their analysts point to the “lethargic world economy,” and a beef supply that has largely remained flat for six years straight.
A Positive Outlook On Mongolia
This summer, Nick Cousyn became the first native English language speaking employee at Mongolia’s largest domestic brokerage, BDSec. Mr. Cousyn came to the company with an American resume of working with institutional investors and high net worth individuals as BDSec’s new Chief Operating Officer.
Ovoot coking coal is Mongolia’s 2nd largest, Oyu Tolgoi gets power, Red Chris copper/gold on target, Dacian Gold is born, Vale’s Salobo to expand and much, much more….
The Ovoot project has been confirmed as the second largest coking coal reserve in Mongolia with the Probable Coal Reserve increased by 41 Mt Run of Mine (ROM) to 219Mt ROM at 2% moisture on an as received basis (arb).
When will we be able to keep up with Mongols?
One of the significant marks of our modern colonial status, of lagging behind not only non-communist and non-nationalist European countries but quickly developing Asian countries is the monument to Lenin in the city center of Kyiv
Global Retail Expansion: Keeps On Moving
Global retail is finally growing into its name and becoming “global.” While the largest developing markets continue to attract most leading retailers, a handful of smaller untapped countries are getting a second look.
Coalition takes over at crucial time in Mongolia’s development
Three weeks after winning 31 out of 76 seats in the Mongolian parliamentary elections on June 28, the Democratic Party (DP) said it has formed a coalition with a number of smaller parties in order to secure a majority. This untested party will oversee a crucial period in Mongolia’s post-communist history as large resource projects [...]
Oyu Tolgoi Copper-Gold Project in Mongolia to Start Production in Q3
The $6-billion Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia is on track to meet its initial production targetted to commence in the third quarter of this year with the construction of the mine’s first phase reaching 73 percent completion, owner Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. announced on Monday. This, after the Vancouver, British Columbia-based miner said [...]
Tenth Anniversary of First Major Gold and Copper Discovery at Oyu Tolgoi by Ivanhoe Mines Coincides With Period of Peak Construction on Mongolia’s Largest Mining Complex
Ivanhoe Mines’ CA:IVN +2.78% IVN +3.33% IVN +3.33% Chief Executive Officer and founder, Robert Friedland, and Senior Vice President of Exploration, Douglas Kirwin, observed today’s 10th anniversary of the company’s first major mineral discovery at Oyu Tolgoi with a tribute to the 14,000 workers who now are building the Oyu Tolgoi mining complex in southern [...]
GTSO President to Coordinate Company’s First Mongolian Rare Earths Shipment
During his trip to Mongolia next month, Green Technology Solutions Inc. (OTCQB:GTSO) President and CEO John Shearer will coordinate the company’s first export shipment of rare earth ore to South Korea. GTSO formed a joint venture with Rare Earth Exporters of Mongolia (REE) in February to explore and develop new sources of rare earth elements [...]
Copper gains, tight supplies in focus
Copper rose on Thursday as support from persistent supply concerns and a bout of upbeat US data offset investor worries about the potential of sovereign debt problems spreading in the euro-zone. Copper for three-months delivery on the London Metal Exchange closed at $8,340 a tonne, up from Wednesday’s last bid of $8,250. The metal, used [...]
Centerra shares drop on concern over Mongolia
Shares of Centerra Gold fell nearly 7 percent on Thursday on concern about political risk in Mongolia even as the company said its Gatsuurt project was not on the Asian country’s list of licenses to be revoked. This week, Mongolia’s cabinet announced a plan to start pulling mining licenses under the Water and Forest Law, [...]
Rio Tinto refers Ivanhoe’s Shareholder Rights Plan to arbitration
Rio Tinto announced today that it has given notice to Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. that it has referred to arbitration Ivanhoe’s breaches of the Private Placement Agreement caused by its adoption of the Shareholders Rights Plan. Before its adoption, Rio Tinto advised Ivanhoe that the Rights Plan would breach Rio Tinto’s contractual rights. However, the board [...]
Пекин задабривает уйгуров инвестициями
КНР решила израсходовать в этом году 100 млрд. долл. на развитие западного региона. Уйгуры, тибетцы и другие меньшинства, проживающие там, возмущаются дискриминацией и наплывом китайских мигрантов. Тибет и Синьцзян недавно потрясли бунты. Правительство надеется погасить недовольство, вливая огромные деньги в создание современной инфраструктуры на нестабильной окраине. Правительство готово понести эти гигантские издержки, несмотря на то [...]
Massive capital allocation challenges cause headaches for mining, metals
An Ernst & Young report has identified capital allocation as the foremost risk for global mining and metals companies. Mining-related skills shortages jumped to second spot on E&Y’s Top Ten risk rankings, while cost management came in third and resource nationalism concerns were ranked fourth. In Ernst & Young’s annual Business Risks facing mining & [...]
Another Low-Cost Car Coming to Indian Auto Market
Life at the bottom of India’s automotive food chain is soon going to get more crowded, and a lot more competitive. France’s Renault and its partner, the Nissan Motor Company of Japan, and Bajaj Auto, India’s second-largest motorcycle manufacturer, announced details of a low-cost city car coming to the Indian market in 2012. The goal: [...]
Too Soon to Say H1N1 Pandemic Over, WHO’s Fukuda Says
It’s too soon to say that the H1N1 influenza pandemic has passed because the rate of infection remains high in countries including France, Switzerland and Kazakhstan, the World Health Organization said. “It is still too early to make such a call,” Keiji Fukuda, the special adviser to the WHO’s director general for pandemic flu, said [...]
После вакцинации от свиного гриппа отмечен случай заболевания нервной системы
Минздрав Франции сообщил о первом случае выявления синдрома Гийена-Барре у пациента, которому была сделана прививка от вируса свиного гриппа А(H1N1).