Mongolia will vote
in August to rip up parts of an investment agreement with Rio
Tinto for the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine, which may
force the miner to make concessions in a project beset by delays
and political squabbles.
The Naadam festival in Inner Mongolia, China, yielded a spectacular sight on drone footage when hundreds of horses took off in unison. The animals ran in circles before galloping across the grasslands. The traditional festival includes three main sports: Mongolian wrestling, horse racing and archery. Watch the amazing shapes these horses created while running together....
An hour's drive from Mongolia's capital Ulaanbaatar, a lavish monument to national hero Genghis Khan could provide a salutary lesson to the man who built it a decade ago: champion wrestler, businessman and current president, Battulga Khaltmaa.
Trade in instruments for torture and execution should be illegal and could one day be banned under an initiative spearheaded by the European Union, Argentina and Mongolia, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom told Reuters on Friday.
Researchers in China claim to have identified a new tick-borne disease. In a study recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers wrote they’ve identified a tick-borne disease dubbed as Alongshan virus (ALSV). The virus was identified after a 42-year-old woman in Inner Mongolia, an autonomous region in China, went to a local...
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