OUTLOOK 2019 Mongolia

bne IntelliNews January 9, 2019

PM who says he escaped an attempt by Mongolia’s “30 families”, or “the fog”, to topple him paying for survival by juggling various groups’ interests.

One in seven workers in Eastern Europe report delayed paychecks

bne IntelliNews January 7, 2019

Part-time workers were disproportionately affected by pay delays, with 22% saying they had received late pay, compared to 14% of full-time workers.

IIB and Slovakia technical assistance fund completes pilot anti-money laundering project in Mongolia

bne IntelliNews September 6, 2018

A technical assistance fund jointly established by the Slovak Republic and the International Investment Bank (IIB) has successfully finalised its pilot project, the Moscow-based development bank said on September 5.

Mongolia’s growth to average 6% in 2019-2020, World Bank says

bne IntelliNews July 10, 2018

2017 was a good year for Mongolia, development bank says, citing favourable commodities prices that helped improve fiscal and external balances.

CEE/CIS economies at risk from high corporate indebtedness

Clare Nuttall in Bucharest June 13, 2018

EBRD economist highlights sharp rise in corporate indebtedness especially in foreign currencies, putting economies at risk from a currency depreciation or growth slowdown.