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Northern Michigan News
LeRoy man teaching science in Mongolia
LeRoy native Craig Draper-Johnson wasn't comfortable simply being comfortable, so he decided to add some challenges to his life.
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Wed Apr 23, 2014
Pollutants from Coal-Burning Stoves Strongly Associated with Miscarriages in Mongolia
Burning coal for domestic heating may contribute to early fetal death according to a new study by experts from The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - the coldest capital city in the world.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Trucks carry coal along a paved road leading to the border with China in South Gobi, Mongolia.
For about 50 foreigners -- miners, accountants, bankers and charity workers mostly drawn here by the country's resource boom -- the lyrics of the Eagles song turned into reality when Mongolia prevented them from leaving the country.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Foreign Executives Trapped in Mongolia
Mongolia is known for its desert vastness and its ample mineral wealth. But 50 or so foreigners know Mongolia as something else: the world's largest jail.
This 13-Year-Old Girl Hunts With Golden Eagles
Photographer Asher Svidensky captured this stunning shot of Ashol-Pan during a 40-day trip to Mongolia late last year.
Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. to Present at NYSSA Mongolia Conference
THUNDER BAY, CANADA, Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. or a real estate investment and development company participating in the dynamic growth of the Mongolian economy via ownership of institutional-quality commercial property assets in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, is pleased to announce that it has been invited to present at the "2nd Annual Investing in ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Mongolia seeks textile partnership with City
HCM City and Mongolia have much potential in trade, especially in garment and textile, Regzenda Sandag of the Mongolian Ministry of Industry and Agriculture told Vietnamese officials at a bilateral seminar held in HCM City yesterday.
Melia Hotels International brings Spanish luxury to Mongolia with the ...
Melia Hotels International Gremio Toneleros, 24. Poligono Industrial Son Castello Palma de Mallorca, 07009 Spain Phone: +34 971 22 44 00 Fax: +34 971 22 44 08 Visit Website Gran Melia Ulaanbaatar will become the 13th Gran Melia hotel worldwide, bringing its timeless and passionate luxury to the Mongolian capital Includes a new country in his hotel ... (more)
International Business Times
Meet the Mongolian Huntress and Her Golden Eagle Hunting Partner
Not with Ashol-Pan, a 13-year-old girl from the Kazakh tribe in Altai mountains, Western Mongolia who uses a golden eagle as her hunting partner to catch foxes and hares.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Thomas Michalski - Smart phones make us isolationists
A few months ago I surrendered my Verizon 4G smart phone. It was an ostentatious instrument, capable of doing everything from reporting the exact time in Baruun-Urt, Mongolia, to broadcasting country music from Toad Suck, Ark.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
A thirteen year-old eagle huntress
A photographer who snapped what could be the world's only girl hunting with a golden eagle says watching her work was an amazing sight.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Big News Network.com
US and Mongolia pledge to bolster defence ties during Hagel visit
ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia - American efforts to expand its military assets in Asia got a huge boost Thursday with a pledge on strengthening ties between the United States and Mongolia, the landlocked Central Asian country surrounded by China and Russia.
Address widening income gap, FAO urges
A worker selects lemon saplings for future implanting with orange saplings in Rio Real, in Bahia state, Brazil.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Honolulu Advertiser
China shows its military might, and its frustrations
ULAN BATOR, Mongolia>> When Robert M. Gates visited China in 2011 as U.S. defense secretary, the military greeted him with an unexpected and, in the view of U.S. military officials, provocative test of a Chinese stealth fighter jet, a bold show of force that stunned the visiting Americans and may even have surprised the Chinese president at the ... (more)
Malaysian National News Agency
Mongolia To Conduct Population Census In 2015
ULAANBAATAR, April 11 -- The National Statistical Office of Mongolia will conduct a national census next year, Mongolian news agency MONTSAME reported.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Secretary Hagel Calls South Korean Defense Minister
Near the conclusion of his trip to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense Near the conclusion of his trip to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense Kim Kwan-Jin on his flight from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
National Public Radio
Hagel Seeks To Increase Ties With Mongolia
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is seeking to bolster U.S. military relations with Mongolia as he wraps up 10-day trip to the Asia-Pacific.
China's Shenhua to invest in cross-border rail link from Mongolia
Shenhua Group, China's top coal producer, will form a joint venture with partners in Mongolia to build a cross-border rail link that will help ship coal to China, the company confirmed on Wednesday.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Mongolia-U.S. Project Promotes Healthier Lifestyles
Heart disease and stroke account for more than one-third of all deaths in Mongolia.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Former Spy Reveals Secrets of Research and Analysis Wing
R K Yadav left the Research & Analysis Wing in 1989 with the reputation of being one of the toughest spies in the outfit.