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ADB assesses Mongolian economy

Economic growth in Mongolia will rise to 0.3% by the end of 2016 and by 1.4% in 2017, says the Asian...

Oct 05, 2016

How Gifts Grant Candidates Power

By Lauren Bonilla, on 31 August 2016 This blog is the fourth in a series of posts about Mongolia’s 2016...

Sep 06, 2016

Finding home in the ger district

By Alexander McNab Ulaanbaatar is a city known as a cemetery of nomadism, a place where wandering people...

Aug 29, 2016


The Road to Power

By Liz Fox. There’s a new road in Aglag District.[1] When the diggers suddenly appeared one evening...

Aug 25, 2016

The resource curse is alive and well in Mongolia

Catching up on my reading after a break, I see that the excellent Bill Bikales has written a nice summary of...

Aug 23, 2016

Political Atmospheres in the Lead-up to the Parliamentary Elections, 2016

By Rebecca Empson, on 17 August 2016 This is the second in a series of posts about Mongolia’s 2016...

Aug 23, 2016


Mongolia Hikes Interest Rate to 15% Protect Currency

Mongolia Raises Rates to Record High of 15% New government announced spending freeze, salary...

Aug 23, 2016

Mongolian street addresses modified with What3Words

What3Words application Mongolia launched the new postal and address system What3Words on August 12. What3Words...

Aug 17, 2016

Tugrik’s 22-Day Slump to Record Low Marks Mongolia Crisis: Chart

Mongolia’s tugrik is in its longest losing streak on record with the economy in the grips of a crisis so...

Aug 17, 2016