Nambaryn Enkhbayar

HK firms linked to Mongolian corruption case

An associate of former Mongolian president Nambar Enkhbayar who was jailed along with him for corruption earlier this month may have funnelled government funds at the centre of the court case through two Hong Kong companies.

Friday, 31 August, 2012, 4:52pm

Who said it?

I'm not afraid of anyone. I will fight for justice and a new Mongolia

Former President Nambar Enkhbayar, who was jailed for four years on corruption charges

Whatever question you ask me, I will say only 'no comment'

Think-tank chief Christine Loh Kung-wai, who is widely tipped to become the undersecretary for the environment

15 Aug 2012 - 11:01pm

Enkhbayar grapples for redemption

Five years ago, Nambar Enkhbayar was at the peak of his political career. He was president of Mongolia, enjoyed widespread popularity and had already served his country as prime minister and speaker of parliament. World leaders courted him and global corporations begged for an audience as Mongolia sat on the precipice of a mining boom.

15 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Democrats take Mongolia in new political direction

The transformation of Mongolia from a nomadic herdsman society to an increasingly urbanised nation has helped thrust the opposition Mongolian Democratic Party to victory in parliamentary elections.

7 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Mongolia braces for change

It's 7.30am and Chuluun Ganhuyag is standing in Sukhbaatar Square, limbering up in a tight-fitting black Adidas tracksuit. A group of supporters surround him, stretching and bending over to touch their toes, each of them wearing a T-shirt with an image of Ganhuyag's stubbly pate printed on the back.

26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Mongolian call for climate talks 'well received'

Mongolia's call for a Northeast Asian climate-change summit to fight environmental problems including sandstorms and desertification was well received by regional governments, the country's ambassador to Beijing said in Hong Kong yesterday.

24 Jan 2008 - 12:00am