Mongolia Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Corruption, economic crisis overshadow Mongolian electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | News Times

    In this July 11, 2016 photo, a marching band performs in front of a giant display of the Mongolian flag during the Naadam Festival in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Mongolians vote for a new president on Monday, June 26, 2017 in a race pitting a horse salesman against a former judo star and a nationalist wanting to preserve the vast landlocked country's mineral wealth.

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  2. Boxing: Heartbreak for Mary Kom in return; bows out in 51-kg quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | DNA India

    Indian boxing star M C Mary Kom's comeback ended in heartbreak as she bowed out with a quarterfinal loss even as Ankush Dahiya advanced to the last-four stage of the Ulaanbaatar Cup in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Mary Kom, who was returning to action after a one-year hiatus, went down by a unanimous decision to Korean Chol Mi Bang.

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  3. Here are 4 things to know about Mongoliaa s presidential election on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... an absolute majority of the votes; otherwise, a second round of voting will be held between the top two candidates. Mongolia lacks what political scientists identify as prerequisites for a liberal democracy. Nevertheless, since a peaceful transition ...

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  4. Pro-IMF Mongolia Party Looks to Consolidate Power Over PopulistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Bloomberg

    The head of Mongolia's ruling party could consolidate power in Monday's presidential election. First, he must survive one of the ugliest campaigns in the country's history.  Parliament Speaker Enkhbold Miyegombo has found himself battling leaked tapes and corruption claims as two veteran opponents vie for the last elected office not held by his Mongolian People's Party.

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  5. Mongolia election: Horse-breeder, judoka and feng shui masterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ULAANBAATAR: A horse breeder, a judoka and a feng shui master will face off in Mongolia's presidential election on Monday . Here are brief profiles of the three men vying to head the democratic nation of three million people wedged between Russia and China: The nominee for the Mongolian People's Party , which controls parliament, Enkhbold, 52, is the candidate most entrenched in the political establishment, as a former prime minister and mayor of the capital Ulan Bator.

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  6. Corruption scandals muddy Mongolia's presidential voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Egypt Today

    ... steppes. "We are forced to choose the lesser of three evils," Dugersurengiin Sukhjargalmaa, a former member of the Mongolia People's Party (MPP) and advisor for national gender justice organisation MONFEMNET, told AFP. The candidates are Mieygombo ...

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  7. Application of a livestock weight model to the 2009–2010 winter disaster in MongoliaRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | CSIRO Publishing

    The Rangeland Journal 39 263-277 https://doi.org/10.1071/RJ16113 Submitted: 17 October 2016 Accepted: 8 April 2017 Published: 13 June 2017 Mongolia has historically experienced winter disasters , which seriously damage the livestock sector. To reduce this damage, it is necessary to foresee the risk in advance.

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  8. Oscar is banned & finedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Telegraph

    ... medal of the year by advancing to the semi-finals of the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on Thursday. Devendro defeated Russia's Dimitrii Yusupov to make the last-four stage of the tournament. Calcutta: Kaushik Chatterjee, ...

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  9. I watched a total eclipse of the sun. You don't want to miss the next one.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... begin to describe the scene. There we were, on a scorched, rubble-strewn plateau in the Altai Mountains of western Mongolia. A shaman in a colorful cloak made of yak hair paced around an impromptu rock shrine, beating a drum and chanting. A hundred ...

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  10. Devendro enters semis to confirm medal in Ulaanbaatar CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Times of India

    Commonwealth Games silver-winner L Devendro Singh assured himself of his first international medal of the year by advancing to the semifinals of the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on Thursday. NEW DELHI: Commonwealth Games silver-winner L Devendro Singh assured himself of his first international medal of the year by advancing to the semifinals of the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on Thursday.

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  11. Kazakhstan: Astana Airport Named After NazarbayevRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | EurasiaNet

    In an inevitable development, the government of Kazakhstan has decided to name the airport in the capital city in honor of President Nursultan Nazarbayev. As soon as Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev signed a decree to that effect on June 20, the state machine kicked into high gear hailing the decision.

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  12. Ulaanbaatar Cup: Mary Kom, Devendro Singh in quarter-finals of Mongolian boxing tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | DNA India

    Mary Kom, returning to competitive action after a one- year hiatus, will take on the winner of the bout between Russia s Anna Aedma and Korea's Chol Mi Bang on Thursday. Five-time world champion MC Mary Kom got a bye into the quarterfinals as India made a solid start at the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament with four wins on the opening day in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on Wednesday.

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  13. Otgo Waller Writes Autobiography About Life As A Professional...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | PRWeb

    Waller hopes that her book will teach readers to "to keep their focus and energy on never giving up on their lives or others, never fight, and love wholeheartedly." Wanting to heal her soul and tell her story to the world, Otgo Waller wrote " Twisted Tales: My Life as a Mongolian Contortionist " to share her experience growing up in Mongolia and her journey to become a professional contortionist.

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  14. Consumer, tech lift euro zone shares; DAX hits fresh recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Reuters

    ... unit said on Tuesday. ULAANBAATAR, June 20 Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto has started new exploration work in Mongolia's Gobi desert after a gap of around five years, in a sign that Mongolia is having some success at bringing back foreign ...

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  15. Rio Tinto starts new exploration in Mongolia's Gobi desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Reuters

    Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto has started new exploration work in Mongolia's Gobi desert after a gap of around five years, in a sign that Mongolia is having some success at bringing back foreign investors. Cash-strapped Mongolia had turn to the International Monetary Fund for support this year following a collapse in foreign investment, declining commodity prices and a downturn in coal demand.

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  16. Olle Trail opens in Mongolia's grasslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | English Dong-A

    Olle Trail opens in Mongolia's grasslands. June. 20, 2017 07:15. by Jae-Young Im [email protected]

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  17. Friday Asia Update: Five Stories From the Week of October 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | CFR.org

    ... are likely to sharpen as the contest unfolds. 4. Mongolian mortgages face an uncertain future. Two years ago, Mongolia's economy boasted a growth rate of almost 8 percent . Housing prices in Ulaanbaatar in particular were inflated to nearly all-time ...

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  18. A total eclipse of the Sun - Astronomers excited for upcoming celestial spectacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | York University

    ... one in Turkey in 2006 and another in 2008 when he traveled to a remote corner of the Altai mountains in western Mongolia, enduring a 16-hour off-road trek in an old van. A Shaman ceremony during a total solar eclipse in Mongolia where Ray ...

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  19. 16:39 Ulaanbaatar celebrates International Day of YogaRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | AkiPress

    The 3rd International Day of Yoga was celebrated in Ulaanbaatar gathering dozens of yoga practitioners to the central square for a yoga lesson and performance on June 18, Montsame state news agency reported. In his opening speech, Ambassador of India to Mongolia Suresh Babu said "Regular practice of yoga helps one develop a healthy body and mind.

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  20. Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ) and Teck Resources (TECK) Head-To-Head ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    ... The Company focuses on the operation and further development of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in Southern Mongolia, which is the Company's principal material mineral resource property. The Company's Oyu Tolgoi mine is held through approximately ...

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