Mongolia London Business Forum
Mongolia London Business Forum 2013
This year the Mongolian London Business Forum 2013 is going to be in two parts.
On the evening of Wednesday April 17th at 18.30 to 20.00 the first part will be in the Inter Parliamentary Union Room in Parliament just off Westminster Hall. This will be in association with the All Party Parliamentary Mongolia Group .The speakers will be
Cameron McCrae. President and CEO Oyun Tolgoi
Ya Batsuuri. CEO Tavan Tolgoi
Byanjargal Byambasaikhan Chairman of Business Council of Mongolia
Altai Khangai. CEO London Stock Exchange
Elisabeth Ellis, Senior Partner , Minter Ellison , Mongolia
Carolyn Clarke, PriceWaterhouseCoopers
Light refreshments will be served
The event is free although because of limited space priority will be given to members.The second half of the Mongolia London Business Forum will be in July with details to be announced shortly.
The World's 19th largest country but with a population of only 2.76 million.
- A country rich in mineral wealth with vast deposits of Coal, Gold, Copper, Iron Ore, Uranium and Rare Earths. Production at Oyu Tolgoi mine will start in 2012 - one of the largest Copper mines in the world.
- Some analysts predict that Mongolia will have the fastest growth rates in the world in the next few years increasing GDP per head ten fold to $25000 by 2025.One indication that the boom times have started is that revenues of restaurants in the Capital City of Ulan Bator have increased by 800 per cent.
- A genuine Parliamentary Democracy since 1991 with a free media and rule of law which stands out as a beacon in the region.
- An active Third Neighbour policy to balance the influence of China and Russia. Examples of British and International involvement in Mongolia includes Rio Tinto, PricewaterhouseCoopers, BAE Systems, KPMG, Standard Chartered Bank, DLA Piper, Ernst and Young, Clyde and Co, The London Stock Exchange, Cambridge University, Latham and Watkins , Hogan Lovells and many more.