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5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Mongolia Seeks Economic Lifeline With Pivot to China, Russia

After two decades courting Western investors and political allies, Mongolia is refocusing on foreign ties closer to home seeking to revive its economy.

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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

21 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Colwyn Bay explorer praised by Sir Ranulph Fiennes for his Mongolia trek

The renowned adventurer has applauded Ash Dykes after he became the first man to single-handedly cross the breadth of Mongolia by saying it was 'an example of great determination' Sir Ranulph Fiennes made the comments, about Ash Dykes's record breaking, single-handed walk across 1,500 miles of harsh Mongolian terrain, yesterday.

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Related Topix: Asia, World News, Conwy County, Wales, United Kingdom

Yesterday | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Stamford teenager takes on Mongol Rally challenge

A teenager and his two friends are part way through a challenge to drive 10,000 miles through 20 countries to raise money for charity.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

South Wales Argus

Abergavenny team one month into challenge

Twenty-two-year-olds Robert Morgan, Sion Thomas and Rhys Briggs, set off on the Mongol Rally from London on July 20 in a bid to raise money for St David's Hospice Care and environmental charity Cool Earth.

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Daily Mail

Ranulph Fiennes praises British adventurer who walked 1,500 miles across Mongolia alone

One woman, four camels and a dog: Amazing vintage images from 1970s of woman who walked 1,700 miles across Australia 'I don't mean in a sordid way!': Mariella Frostrup reveals the future of holidays is 'husband sharing' as she takes her best friend's partner on a canal barge trip Three quarters of British holidaymakers believe airport security is ... (more)

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IcNetwork

Sir Ranulph Fiennes pays glowing tribute to 23-year-old Welsh...

The world's greatest living explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes has praised a young Welsh adventurer for becoming the first person to walk 1,500 miles solo across Mongolia.

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Reuters

China eyes trade route deal with Mongolia during Xi visit

China expects to sign agreements to give landlocked and resource-rich Mongolia easier access to Chinese territory for its exports when President Xi Jinping visits the country this week, a senior diplomat said on Monday.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Hindustan Times

Grasslands that share a unique mix of cultures

Li Zhuang, the young deputy mayor of Manzhouli, a city of around 3 lakh at the China-Russia border in Inner Mongolia, put it aptly during his interaction with foreign journalists from Beijing last week.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel

Fri Aug 15, 2014

High up in the trees

MIFF's homeward dash.

The home sprint. The last weekend. In place of promised MIFF 2014 posts , another visual list , with its interlinked themes and continued references to Beckett, Vermeer, Vivaldi, and nature.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Scoop

Airways supports Mongolia to safely reduce ATC separation

Mongolian air traffic control separation standards will reduce from 90 to 30 kilometres in September following an Airways New Zealand review of the Mongolian Civil Aviation Authority safety assessment requirements.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Mongolia Growth Group: Profiting From The Land Of Luxury Blue Sky Promise

Mongolia is a resource rich country with increasing foreign investment which gives it the status of one of the worlds fastest growing economies with massive industrial/infrastructure mega projects underway.

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Sys-Con Media

Turquoise Hill Announces Financial Results and Review of Operations for the Second Quarter of 2014

Turquoise Hill Resources today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Newkerala.com

Young Brit becomes first solo adventurer to walk 1,500-miles across Mongolia

A young Brit has become the first solo adventurer to walk across the 1,500 miles spanning Mongolia, which is one of the globe's most desolate and unforgiving landscapes.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Daily Mail

'They called me the Lonely Snow Leopard': British adventurer beat...

Number of parents fined for taking children on term-time holidays soars by 70% in a year ... and Lancashire families are the worst offenders with 3,000 penalties Busiest flight routes in the world revealed with number one carrying SEVEN MILLION passengers a year From Russia without love: Baggage handler filmed kicking and throwing suitcases in ... (more)

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IcNetwork

I did it! Welsh adventurer Ash goes it alone and walks 1,500 miles into the record books

Ash Dykes spent 78 days alone to become the first person to walk solo across Mongolia - all 1,500 miles of it A young British adventurer has become the first person to walk 1,500 miles solo across Mongolia - one of the world's most desolate countries.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Hispanic Business

Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. June 2014 Monthly Letter to Shareholders

Investment Portfolio and Leasing Update Investment Portfolio During the month of June, we continued to implement our strategy of shifting MGG's asset mix away from smaller properties that cost more to maintain and manage, towards larger institutional-quality assets that are easier to scale, as we continue to build MGG into Mongolia's leading ... (more)

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Mongolia: Under a vast blue sky

It was lunchtime on the steppe in Mongolia, the most sparsely populated country on Earth.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Newsday

Mongolia switches to digital TV

Television channels in Mongolia are switching their terrestrial broadcasting to digital, and plan to complete the transition within two years - quicker than their hi-tech neighbours Japan and South Korea managed.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Examiner.com

Is Beijing the world's most polluted city?

No! It does get the most coverage and, yes, the polluted is bad on many days but Beijing did not make the list of the top ten polluted cities in the world and it is not even the most polluted city in China .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

House Approves Bill on Banning Internet Access Taxes

JULY 15: A Mongolian plays a computer game at an Internet cafe July 15, 2003 in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

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