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2012-06-18 02:22:17

HOUSTON, June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYMX) ("SES") today announced that it has signed agreements with Hongye International Investment Group Co., Ltd. ("Hongye") and Shanghai Zhongmo Investment Management Co., Ltd. ("Zhongmo") for a total investment of approximately US$15.5 million in newly issued shares of SES common stock to support the Company's SES China business. Under the terms of the agreement, Hongye will receive 6,175,093 newly...

Tarbosaurus Fossil Was Illegally Imported, Sold In United States
2012-06-10 05:30:59

Experts say that a dinosaur fossil which sold for more than a million dollars during an auction last month had been removed from Mongolia illegally before being sold in the United States. According to LiveScience Senior Writer Wynne Parry, the specimen in question is a 75% complete skeleton of a Tarbosaurus, an Asian tyrannosaur which is related to the Tyrannosaurus Rex. Paleontologists from Canada, Mongolia, and the United States revealed on Wednesday that the fossil, which was sold to...

2012-05-10 02:24:09

Critical Projects Continue to Advance Note:  All figures are quoted in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. CALGARY, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) is reporting today its financial results and operating highlights for the first quarter of 2012. In the first quarter, Ivanhoe Energy started drilling the exploration well in Ecuador, conducted seismic and took further steps in the process to achieve regulatory approval for Tamarack,...

2012-05-04 10:22:05

TSX-V: AWS VANCOUVER, May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Robert L. Card, President of Arrowstar Resources Ltd., ("Arrowstar" or the "Company") (TSXV: AWS), is pleased to provide a report on the Company's progress over the past year and an outline of our exploration plans for the next six months, ahead of the Company's Annual General Meeting scheduled for June 13, 2012. In early 2011, Arrowstar redirected its focus. We have successfully executed on several transactions in the past year and...

2012-05-04 06:20:49

SEATTLE, May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- L & L Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: LLEN) ("L&L"), a U.S.-based company with a five-year track record of profitable underground coal mining and distribution operations in China, has begun due diligence of targeted large-scale surface mines in Inner Mongolia, China for potential acquisition. The eventual acquisition of surface mines and entry into long-term coal supply agreements in Inner Mongolia is expected to significantly expand and...

2012-04-24 02:31:28

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Pacific Investment Partners ("APIP"), a Mongolia focused operating group primarily engaged in property development and cement production, has today announced the close of its highly successful private placement offering at a pre-money valuation of US$140m. The Group received demand for 2,136,622 common shares at a price of HK$55 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of HK$117.5m (US$15.1m). This exceeds the target fundraise of US$10m by over...

2012-04-16 22:20:29

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mongolian National Lottery, owned by BizINVIN LLC and operated by Modern Capital Vest LLC, subsidiaries of Singapore-based Monvest Group Pte. Ltd., rolled-out a 4D lottery game in April. In addition, Monvest announced a landmark distribution deal with fast food chain Grab and Go to install 22 lottery terminals to push the number of MNL sales points to over 80. Ulan Bator Mongolian National Lottery (MNL), owned by BizINVIN LLC and...

2012-04-16 18:20:16

SHANGHAI, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- China lead and zinc ore market developed relatively stable in recent years. With recovering economy, increasing demand from downstream, improvement of industry concentration and the support from government policies, China lead and zinc ore industry is expected to be further developed in the future. Introduction of China Lead and Zinc Market Lead zinc ore is the ore rich in metal lead and zinc. In nature, leads are usually found together with zinc in...

2012-04-02 02:21:50

BAAR, Switzerland, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Manas Petroleum Corp. ("Manas") (TSX-V: MNP; OTCBB: MNAP) has filed its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 on EDGAR and on SEDAR. (www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov). The following provides you with a review of some of the highlights: Highlights 2011 Completed seismic program in Mongolia to establish prospect portfolio as base for drilling campaign 2012 Started seismic in Tajikistan with ratification of the PSA...

2012-03-15 07:10:00

Year of exploration sets the stage for progress in 2012 Note:  All figures are quoted in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. CALGARY, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) is reporting today its 2011 financial results and an update on the Tamarack and Ecuador projects. Ivanhoe Energy is a heavy oil exploration and development company with a portfolio of early-stage assets that have significant potential but require more investment...


Latest Mongolia Reference Libraries

Mongolian death worm
2013-11-27 09:51:18

The Mongolian death worm is a cryptid that is claimed to inhabit the Gobi Desert. It lives underground in hibernation except for the months of June and July. It will surface from its underground habitat when it rains and soaks the ground. It is alleged to kill its prey from a distance. It either sprays an acidic venom that dissolves anything it touches, or by an electrical discharge. According to legend, touching the worm will cause severe pain or instant death. Locals have claimed that...

Mongolian-Manchurian Grassland
2013-04-18 22:58:55

The Mongolian-Manchurian grassland ecoregion, known also as the Mongolian-Manchurian Steppe, located in the temperate grassland Biome, is found in Mongolia, the Chinese Autonomous region of Inner Mongolia and northeastern China. The grassland covers an area of 342,600 square miles. This Palearctic temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands ecoregion of the Temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands Biome, creates a large crescent around the Gobi Desert, stretching across central...

Asian Badger, Meles leucurus
2013-01-01 11:07:20

The Asian badger or sand badger (Meles leucurus) is native to The Korean Peninsula, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Its range includes Mongolia and the Urals in the southeast portion of Russia. It prefers a habitat within open woodlands with deciduous vegetation next to pastures, but it will reside in steppe lands, scrublands, coniferous forests, and mixed woodlands. This badger species can be found at an elevation of up to 13,000 feet and is separated from the European badger by the Volga...

2012-06-14 08:47:19

Symbol: THMO10 Group: Lichen Family: Thrombiaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Family   Thrombiaceae Genus   Thrombium Wallr. – thrombium lichen Species   Thrombium mongolicum H. Magn. – Mongolia thrombium lichen

Protoceratops_BW
2011-09-27 20:55:11

Protoceratops, meaning “first horned face,” is a genus of herbivorous ceratopsian dinosaur from the Campanian stage of the Late Cretaceous Period (83 to 70 million years ago) in what is now Mongolia. The first specimen was discovered by photographer JB Shackelford in 1922 in the Gobi desert while working with an expedition looking for human ancestors. The photographer did not uncover any human remains but did find many specimens of fossilized Protoceratops, along with other dinosaurs of...

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