Tavan Tolgoi http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28373/all en FACTBOX-Key political risks to watch in Mongolia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/factbox-key-political-risks-watch-mongolia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By David Stanway</p> <p>ULAN BATOR, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Mongolia's new Prime Minister Norov Altanhuyag starts 2013 with investors increasingly worried about the outlook for the all-important mining sector.</p> <p>The giant Tavan Tolgoi coal project is facing financial problems and an up to $3 billion initial public offering for the mine will not go ahead this year as originally scheduled, the firm said in January, despite a government handout of $250 million.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/factbox-key-political-risks-watch-mongolia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Business Mining Tavan Tolgoi Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 08:15:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740890 at http://www.globalpost.com Mongolian miners' operation at Tavan Tolgoi may foil int'l bidding http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/kyodo-news-international/130608/mongolian-miners-operation-at-tavan-tolgoi-may-foil-in <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kyodo News International </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Mongolia's state-run coal miner plans to start mining operations at the country's Tavan Tolgoi coal mine, a move that would raise uncertainty over the international bidding for rights to develop one of the world's largest coal deposits.</p> <p> Yaichil Batsuuri, chief executive officer of Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi LLC, told Kyodo News on Saturday that the miner plans to start and continue operations at the mine with other Mongolian companies until the selection of a successful bidder.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/kyodo-news-international/130608/mongolian-miners-operation-at-tavan-tolgoi-may-foil-in" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Mongolia Tavan Tolgoi Technology Kyodo News International Sat, 08 Jun 2013 18:30:03 +0000 Kyodo News International 5853201 at http://www.globalpost.com