Mongolia

  • The Report: Mongolia 2013

    ISBN: 9781907065750
    ISSN: 2049-8195
    While a significant nomadic population still pushes its herds across the steppe, young adults in Ulaanbaatar use fibre-optic networks to access the internet. Heir to the legacy of Chinggis Khan, Mongolia is fast emerging as a land rich with economic potential – a country that is seeking growth while also working to preserve its unique national culture. The mining sector has made Mongolia a key player in the global economy and has spurred expansion in other industries. Since the fall of communism in 1990, Mongolia’s economy has experienced rapid diversification. The government is …
  • The Report: Mongolia 2012

    ISBN: 9781907065538
    ISSN: 2049-8195
    The mineral wealth of Mongolia, a vast and isolated land, has brought the world to its doorstep. The country’s economy is one of the fastest growing in the world, and production from and investment in its two largest mines should see GDP growth continue to climb. Growth from the mining sector has spurred expansion in other areas of the economy such as insurance, transport and construction and real estate. At the same time, the government is looking to diversify in other areas such as renewable energy, health care and tourism.