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Mongolian ruling party to cooperate with Vietnamese communists

A Mongolian delegation led by D.Amarbayasgalan, Secretary General of Mongolian People’s Party are currently visiting Hanoi. Politburo member and permanent member of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong received the Mongolian delegation yesterday. Mr.

Erdenet copper scandal: arrests in UB

Earlier today (5 March) Mongolian police arrested D.Erdenebileg, owner of the Trade Development Bank of Mongolia (TDBM). The businessman was arrested from his apartment in the Khan-Uul District of Ulaanbaatar. Another arrest was that of former CEO Ts.Orkhon, who was

Competition of 256 wrestlers to be held on Nationalists’ Day

The oldest political party in Mongolia will celebrate its 99th anniversary of its foundation on 1 March. Mongolian People’s Party was founded in 1920, and went on to play an important role in the Mongolian Revolution of 1921. Following independence,

Mongolian lawyers demand resignation of Justice Minister

A delegation of Mongolian lawyers held a press conference earlier today (27 February) demanding the resignation of Minister of Justice and Internal Affairs Ts.Nyamdorj. They also called for a public apology. The lawyers are seeking justice after a well-known Mongolian

PM discusses new oil refinery with Indian Ambassador

Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh received India’s Ambassador to Mongolia H.E. Mr. Mohinder Pratap Singh earlier today (26 February). During the meeting, Mr U.Khurelsukh noted that the Mongolian government is giving the utmost importance to developing the strategic partnership and political cooperation

Former President Ts.Elbegdorj questioned by anti-corruption body

Former Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj has been questioned by the Independent Authority against Corruption. The meeting took place on 22 February. According to one source, he has given a statement regarding the Tavan Tolgoi coal mining project.

A month ago, Kh.Battulga, President

Former President Ts.Elbegdorj meets journalists

Earlier today (13 February), former Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj hosted a meeting with some journalists at the Tuushin Hotel in central Ulaanbaatar. Mr.Ts.Elbegdorj answered questions regarding some hot issues such as the purchase of 49 percent of the Erdenet Mining Corporation