COMMENT: Mongolia is an island of democracy

Antonio Graceffo January 26, 2021

The Mongolian PM's resignation was a stirring illustration of public accountability and shows why the country is proud of its democracy, according to Antonio Graceffo.

OUTLOOK 2021 Mongolia

Anand Tumurtogoo in Ulaanbaatar January 25, 2021

A tumultuous start to the year brought the resignation of the cabinet amid a coronavirus scandal, but the economy should show good growth this year.

Mongolia's PM quits amid protests over treatment of mother with coronavirus and newborn baby

Anand Tumurtogoo in Ulaanbaatar January 22, 2021

Anger at handling of virus outbreak boils over after local news agency releases video footage that went viral. Prime minister accuses president of inciting demonstration.

Mongolia's winter dzud set to be one of most extreme on record says Red Cross

Anand Tumurtogoo in Ulaanbaatar January 13, 2021

As warning served, reports of more than 500 Bactrian camels killed amid extreme winter cold in Uvurkhangai province.

Mongolian coal exports to China paralysed as Beijing demands virus testing of truck drivers

Anand Tumurtogoo in Ulaanbaatar December 1, 2020

State budget exposed to significant pressure if situation not remedied quickly. Mongolia in lockdown following recording of first Covid community transmissions.