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Thursday | BusinessWeek

Foreign Executives Trapped in Mongolia

Mongolia is known for its desert vastness and its ample mineral wealth. But 50 or so foreigners know Mongolia as something else: the world's largest jail.


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Thursday Apr 17 | Switched

This 13-Year-Old Girl Hunts With Golden Eagles

Photographer Asher Svidensky captured this stunning shot of Ashol-Pan during a 40-day trip to Mongolia late last year.


Related Topix: World News, Asia

Thursday Apr 17 |

Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. to Present at NYSSA Mongolia Conference

THUNDER BAY, CANADA, Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. or a real estate investment and development company participating in the dynamic growth of the Mongolian economy via ownership of institutional-quality commercial property assets in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, is pleased to announce that it has been invited to present at the "2nd Annual Investing in ... (more)


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Wed Apr 16, 2014

VietNam News

Mongolia seeks textile partnership with City

HCM City and Mongolia have much potential in trade, especially in garment and textile, Regzenda Sandag of the Mongolian Ministry of Industry and Agriculture told Vietnamese officials at a bilateral seminar held in HCM City yesterday.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

Hospitality Net

Melia Hotels International brings Spanish luxury to Mongolia with the ...

Melia Hotels International Gremio Toneleros, 24. Poligono Industrial Son Castello Palma de Mallorca, 07009 Spain Phone: +34 971 22 44 00 Fax: +34 971 22 44 08 Visit Website Gran Melia Ulaanbaatar will become the 13th Gran Melia hotel worldwide, bringing its timeless and passionate luxury to the Mongolian capital Includes a new country in his hotel ... (more)


Related Topix: Asia, World News, Mongolia Travel, Travel, Asia Travel,

International Business Times

Meet the Mongolian Huntress and Her Golden Eagle Hunting Partner

Not with Ashol-Pan, a 13-year-old girl from the Kazakh tribe in Altai mountains, Western Mongolia who uses a golden eagle as her hunting partner to catch foxes and hares.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Thomas Michalski - Smart phones make us isolationists

A few months ago I surrendered my Verizon 4G smart phone. It was an ostentatious instrument, capable of doing everything from reporting the exact time in Baruun-Urt, Mongolia, to broadcasting country music from Toad Suck, Ark.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

BBC News

A thirteen year-old eagle huntress

A photographer who snapped what could be the world's only girl hunting with a golden eagle says watching her work was an amazing sight.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Big News

US and Mongolia pledge to bolster defence ties during Hagel visit

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia - American efforts to expand its military assets in Asia got a huge boost Thursday with a pledge on strengthening ties between the United States and Mongolia, the landlocked Central Asian country surrounded by China and Russia.


Related Topix: World News, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Hagel

The Nation

Address widening income gap, FAO urges

A worker selects lemon saplings for future implanting with orange saplings in Rio Real, in Bahia state, Brazil.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Asia, World News

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

China shows its military might, and its frustrations

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia>> When Robert M. Gates visited China in 2011 as U.S. defense secretary, the military greeted him with an unexpected and, in the view of U.S. military officials, provocative test of a Chinese stealth fighter jet, a bold show of force that stunned the visiting Americans and may even have surprised the Chinese president at the ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Hu Jintao, Asia Travel, Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Philippines Travel, Chestertown, MD

Malaysian National News Agency

Mongolia To Conduct Population Census In 2015

ULAANBAATAR, April 11 -- The National Statistical Office of Mongolia will conduct a national census next year, Mongolian news agency MONTSAME reported.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Mathematics, Science, Thailand

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Secretary Hagel Calls South Korean Defense Minister

Near the conclusion of his trip to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense Near the conclusion of his trip to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense Kim Kwan-Jin on his flight from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to ... (more)


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, China

Wed Apr 09, 2014

National Public Radio

Hagel Seeks To Increase Ties With Mongolia

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is seeking to bolster U.S. military relations with Mongolia as he wraps up 10-day trip to the Asia-Pacific.


Related Topix: Asia


China's Shenhua to invest in cross-border rail link from Mongolia

Shenhua Group, China's top coal producer, will form a joint venture with partners in Mongolia to build a cross-border rail link that will help ship coal to China, the company confirmed on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Mongolia-U.S. Project Promotes Healthier Lifestyles

Heart disease and stroke account for more than one-third of all deaths in Mongolia.


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Sun Apr 06, 2014


Former Spy Reveals Secrets of Research and Analysis Wing

R K Yadav left the Research & Analysis Wing in 1989 with the reputation of being one of the toughest spies in the outfit.


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Thu Apr 03, 2014

A brief look at the Almas, the Mongolian Ape Man

Researchers Thursday offered the most complete view yet of fossil skeletons from a forerunner of humankind named Australopithecus sediba that lived 2 million years ago.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

Review: Soyombo vodka from Mongolia

Sake comes from Japan, baijiu from China anda vodka from Mongolia ? In the U.S., we're only just learning this, but apparently vodka has a long history in the Land of the Blue Skies.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Drink, Cocktails, Life, Food, Recipes

Tue Apr 01, 2014


fellow addresses burden of cervical cancer in Mongolia

Cervical cancer is the third most common cancer among women worldwide, and Mongolia has one of the highest incidence rates in Eastern Asia.


Related Topix: Cervical Cancer, Health, World News, Asia, Mongolia Travel, Travel, Asia Travel, Health Care Policy, Oncology, Medicine