Mongolia has a functioning democracy, one of the few in Asia. Here is a collection of the most important political news coming from Mongolia, news about the various political parties as well as the political elite.
Mongolia's Democratic Party (DP), which failed to win enough seats in last month's elections to govern alone, has agreed to form a coalition with populist fringe parties in a move that could worry foreign investors, local media said.
Mongolia’s Democratic Party, which failed to win an outright majority in last month’s elections, will discuss forming a new coalition government with a controversial party opposed to foreign mining, members said on Tuesday.
Anti-foreigner campaigners have emerged as the big winners in Mongolia's June election, a bloc whose increasing power is bad news for the international mining corporations which have been trying for years to get potentially huge projects going there.