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Mongolian tax revenue exceeds budget plan

Do Mongolians like paying taxes? The 2017 tax revenue figures would appear they do – tax revenue exceeded the state budget plan by MNT 1 trillion 300 billion; double that of the previous year.

Mongolian government to own 100 percent of EMC

Earlier today, the Mongolian cabinet overruled a court decision regarding the 49 percent stake of the Erdenet Mining Corporation (EMC) in favour of theMongolian Copper Corporation (MCC).

Japanese court fines Mongolian sumo champion for assault

Former sumo grand champion ‘Harumafuji’ has been fined 500,000 yen (USD 4,400) for assaulting a junior wrestler, a court in Tottori, western Japan announced. Prosecutors filed a summary indictment rather than seeking a trial.

Chinggis Bond: PM to make first repayment

In 2018, Mongolia is to repay USD 500 million of its Chinggis Bond debt. Tomorrow, 5 January at 10:00 am. Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh, will make the first bond payment transfer in person.

Ulaanbaatar to build new railway station

According to an Ulaanbaatar Railway official, the joint stock company is planning build a new station on site of the ‘Thousand Cars’ Auto Market. The site was returned to Ulaanbaatar Railway ownership after the cars were forcibly removed on Wednesday with the help of the police.

Eco technology exhibition at Mongolia’s State House

An exhibition entitled “technological solutions for decreasing air pollution’ opened at the State House on Wednesday (3 January). The event was organised by the Ulaanbaatar city administration with support from the Mongolian government.