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Mongolia’s Oyu Tolgoi declares force majeure after border protests
The Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in Mongolia’s southern Gobi Desert declared force majeure after protests by Chinese coal haulers disrupted deliveries near the border, majority owner Turquoise Hill said Wednesday.
EU to remove Panama, Korea, UAE, 5 others from tax haven blacklist
European Union officials have proposed removing eight jurisdictions from the blacklist of tax havens the bloc adopted in December, in what critics may see as a blow to its campaign against tax avoidance.
Copper rallies to three-year high as China plant halts output
Copper in London surged to the highest in almost four years after China ordered its top producer to halt output to combat winter pollution, fueling a rally this year driven by optimism about demand and supply disruptions at mines.
China’s November coal imports from Australia slip on port congestion: customs
Chinese imports of coal from key supplier Australia slipped in November from a year ago, customs data showed, hit by heavy traffic congestion in Australian ports.
North Koreans face Mongolia exit as UN sanctions bite
North Koreans have toiled and slept at construction sites in Mongolia, they have operated cashmere sewing machines, and their acupuncture skills are highly prized in one of the few democracies employing them.
Partnership and Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and Mongolia enters into force
On 1 November, the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) between the European Union and its Member States and Mongolia will enter into force.
In bizarre twist, coal may become a scarce commodity: Russell
The idea of coal as a scarce commodity seems somewhat preposterous given it remains one of the most abundant mineral resources on the planet, but the coming years may see a deficit in seaborne markets for the polluting fuel.
Xi’s China a boon for mining
Most analysis of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China has focused on how President Xi Jinping is consolidating his already considerable power acquired through a purge of opponents in a corruption crackdown that shows no sign of slowing down.
Chinese companies to build 700 coal plants in and outside China
Coal is dead. Coal mining is a sunset industry. Donald Trump is crazy if he thinks he can revive Big Coal. While all these statements have become part of global consciousness when it comes to the future of the much-maligned fossil fuel, a report by Urgewald, a Berlin-based environmental group, casts doubt on at least [...]
After Anti-China Campaign Rhetoric, Mongolia’s President Congratulates China on National Day
Mongolia’s newly-elected President Khaltmaa Battulga won office in July on the back of a campaign laced with anti-China rhetoric. Nonetheless, on September 28, Battulga sent a congratulatory message to Chinese President Xi Jinping, marking the 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.
Nursing and bio-medical equipment SMEE continues between US-Mongolia during second iteration
The second iteration of Regional Health Command-Pacific’s medical logistics and nursing subject matter expert exchange (SMEE) took place at the Military Medical Center of Mongolia, in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia last week. Nurses and bio-medical equipment technicians (BMET) from RHC-P’s Tripler Army Medical Center (Tripler), the 18th MEDCOM (Deployment Support), as well as the U.S. Air Force [...]
NATO supports Mongolia in transforming its defence education system
Mongolia recently marked the successful achievement of goals set under its Defence Education Enhancement Programme (DEEP) with NATO. Through DEEP, Mongolia has completed an ambitious multi-year plan for the modernisation of its professional military education system. Since 2013, the National Defence University of Mongolia (MNDU) has implemented a new core curriculum for staff officers, reviewed [...]
Россия и Монголия начнут решать вопрос по строительству ГЭС на Селенге в октябре
Вопросы строительства ГЭС на Селенге и её притоках в Монголии обсудят участники рабочей группы двух стран на первом заседании 2 октября 2017 года.
Монгольский уголь объезжает Китай
Монголия, регулярно сталкивающаяся с проблемами при вывозе своего угля в Китай, пытается переключить часть экспорта на российский Дальний Восток. Пока предполагается отгрузка небольших партий через Восточный порт в Находке. По мнению источников “Ъ” и экспертов, при реальной потребности Монголии в диверсификации поставок это соглашение выглядит скорее политическим и монгольский уголь будет конкурировать за портовые мощности [...]
Тува и Монголия предпочитают решать свои проблемы за счет Хакасии?
Как известно, о нашумевшем проекте строительства монгольских ГЭС речь шла на переговорных площадках и в кулуарах Восточного экономического форума. После жаркой дискуссии в российском обществе о потенциальной угрозе Байкалу возникли альтернативные варианты, в том числе и предложение «Россети» проложить в Монголию линию электропередачи.
Meeting with President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga
As part of his visit to Hungary, Vladimir Putin met with President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga.
China’s largest coal miner sees prices around 550 yuan/tonne in H2
China’s largest coal miner Shenhua sees spot prices around 550 yuan ($83) per tonne with supply stable going into winter, the company said on Monday, easing worries that a cut in coal output could fuel another rally in prices.
Президент Монголии: Улан-Батор надеется на расширение сотрудничества с Москвой
После победы в выборах и вступления в должность пятый президент Монголии Халтмаагийн Баттулга рассказал ТАСС о планах развития страны и перспективных направлениях укрепления сотрудничества с Россией.
The Recent Election in Mongolia and the Future of Northeast Asia
Landlocked between two major powers and rich with natural resources, Mongolia has actively pursued a strategy to diversify its external partnerships with countries in Northeast and Southeast Asia. As part of this “third neighbor” policy, the Mongolian Armed Forces have undergone significant restructuring and modernization and are considered a respectable partner in regional peace operations. [...]
Ученые оценят план строительства высокоскоростной желдороги Россия – Монголия – КНР
Российские ученые оценят возможность строительства трансграничной высокоскоростной железной дороги Россия – Монголия – КНР. Об этом ТАСС рассказал в четверг директор Байкальского института природопользования Сибирского отделения (БИП СО) РАН Ендон Гармаев.
China marks 70 years of Inner Mongolia’s founding, activist complains of curbs
Hada: “Today is not a day to be happy but to be depressed”
U.S. Navy Corpsmen, Alaska Army National Guard and Mongolian Armed Forces Medics instruct a class on Tactical Combat Casualty Care during Exercise Khaan Quest 2017
A team of corpsmen from 3rd Medical Battalion, medics from the Alaska Army National Guard and medical personnel from the Mongolian Armed Forces provided tactical combat casualty care instruction to both U.S. and international partners during the multinational peacekeeping Exercise Khaan Quest 2017 at Five Hills Training Area, Mongolia.
РФ предлагает Монголии отказаться от строительства ГЭС, угрожающих Байкалу
Россия предлагает Монголии альтернативные варианты решения проблемы электроснабжения, без строительства ГЭС на реке Селенга, которая может погубить озеро Байкал
India invites new Mongolian President, a known China critic
NEW DELHI: India has invited Mongolia’s new President, Khaltmaa Battulga, days after he won the election, a development which assumes significance amid the India-China standoff since he is a vocal China critic and has been arguing against Mongolia’s economic dependence on China.
‘India-Mongolia cooperation signals to Beijing that India can play the geopolitical game in China’s backyard’
Along with its land border dispute with India and sea boundary disputes with several other neighbouring countries in the South China Sea, China also has tensions with Mongolia. The recent election of China critic Khaltmaa Battulga as Mongolia’s new president has strategic implications and PM Narendra Modi has already reached out inviting him to India. [...]
China June coal imports from Mongolia, Russia rise – customs
China’s coal imports from Mongolia and Russia rose in June as utilities and steel mills sought out less expensive raw materials even as the government tried to curb purchases of foreign fuel.
Russo-Sino-Mongolian Transit and Infrastructure Cooperation and Mongolia’s New President
On July 10, Mongolia swore in its new president, Khaltmaa Battulga—a former professional judo wrestler, wealthy businessman, former Democratic Party (DP) parliamentarian, and former minister of transportation and construction (2008–2012). It was widely expected that the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) candidate, Parliamentary Speaker Miyeegombo Enkhbold, would emerge as the winner to replace two-time President Tsakhia [...]
Ethnic Mongolian Makes Rallying Call to Herders in Northern China on Release
An ethnic Mongolian herder jailed two years ago by Chinese authorities in the northern region of Inner Mongolia has been released from prison to be met by dozens of cheering supporters.