Mongolian Copper Corporation battles decision to nationalise stake in Erdenet mine

Kanat Shaku in Almaty January 10, 2018

Mining company chief warns the move will make foreign investors wary of entering Mongolia.

IIB to advise Mongolia on how to tackle money laundering

Robert Anderson in Bratislava December 7, 2017

Under the MoU, the Mongolian legal and regulatory framework will be reviewed in respect of the recommendations the country has received for combatting money laundering and financing of terrorism, and then suggestions for improvements will be made.

CEO of Mongolia’s SouthGobi coal producer arrested in Chinese loan fraud investigation

bne IntelliNews November 21, 2017

Company’s share price on Hong Kong index at lowest level in a year as it initiates internal investigation.

Uzbekistan makes top 10 in World Bank’s Doing Business global improvers

bne IntelliNews November 1, 2017

New president’s drive for reform in Central Asia’s most populous country gets boost from climb of 13 places in ranking.

Mongolia raises $800mn on bond issue yielding 5.625%

Kanat Shaku in Almaty October 27, 2017

The original projection was for pricing of 6.125% but a healthy order book for the frontier market debt issue pushed down the return demanded of Ulaanbaatar.