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Oyu Tolgoi and Redpath Mongolia support local children’s home

Donation of washing machines helps home provide service to children   Electrical inspection Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi recently ...

Press Statement

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – A second Mongolian employee from one of our contractor companies has passed away last night. The ...

Oyu Tolgoi and Sandvik bring jobs and training to Mongolia

Supplier provides jobs and skills training for Mongolian nationals Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Sandvik Mongolia entered into an asset service ...

"I wish to contribute to Mongolia’s development"

Bayarsaihan T. joins Oyu Tolgoi after 18 years of overseas assignment at the highest levels of international development Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia ...

Oyu Tolgoi and Redpath Mongolia creating one of the world’s biggest block cave mines

Achieving 10km milestone represents progress in the timeline of Oyu Tolgoi project Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi LLC and ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC commends Bats-Urguu LLC for an excellent safety record

Mongolian company completes 40,000 man-hours without Incident Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi LLC recently recognised the significant safety record ...

Oyu Tolgoi works with 100 per cent Mongolian company on Training Centre development in Nalaikh

Vocational Training Centre project serves as joint project management lesson Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi is preparing to build ...

Oyu Tolgoi donates 900 Million MNT of equipment to Erdenet

State-of-the-art training machines prepare students for mining work Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi recently gathered leaders from the technical ...

Oyu Tolgoi and Rio Tinto Awards Scholarships

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: 9911-1851 Ms Zolbuyankhishig now working to help others in Khanbodg ...

Oyu Tolgoi obtains license to operate for Central Heating Plant

Another sign of major progress at South Gobi mine Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – On Tuesday November 29 Oyu Tolgoi received ...

Mongolian contractors honoured for contribution to Oyu Tolgoi

15 companies working on eight projects receive awards Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) - 15 supp;ier companies working across eight projects receive supplier ...

Oyu Tolgoi supports Zorig Foundation's environmental efforts

Foundation support is represents overall commitment to environmental stewardship Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi has focused greatly on being ...

Oyu Tolgoi first in Mongolia to run world-class IT training

Mine brings the latest technology expertise to Mongolia IT Service Desk Supervisor Nanjid Nyamgerel Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) - Oyu Tolgoi, ...

From the Ger district to the world

Local sewing business now a supplier to America Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia(ot.mn) – Tsogt Orshikhui LLC was a small sewing business operating ...

Contractor setting new safety standards in Choir

Bayan Marz leading example of a new working culture in Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Bayan Marz, the lead contractor ...

Oyu Tolgoi sponsors 1000th baby Camel festival

Mine celebrates the cultural heritage of herder communities Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Last Friday, November 25th, Oyu Tolgoi sponsored the 1000th ...

Rio Tinto signs historic agreement with National University of Mongolia

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 New cooperation follows funding of Nobel Prize-winning speakers Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) ...

First Lady of Mongolia and Rio Tinto help raise 2.5 billion MNT for Mongolian healthcare

Speech by First Lady generates big donations, mining company main sponsor September 30th, 2011 – A major speech by the ...

Oyu Tolgoi Investment Agreement leads to record tax haul border town customs

Mongolian mine pays 69 per cent of all incomeUlaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – The Investment Agreement that governs the Oyu Tolgoi ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC statement on Investment Agreement

1. The Government of Mongolia, Rio Tinto and Ivanhoe Mines today issued a joint statement that concludes discussions on the ...

Joint statement by the Government of Mongolia, Ivanhoe Mines and Rio Tinto

1. Ivanhoe Mines, Rio Tinto and the Government of Mongolia have concluded discussions on the two aspects of the Investment ...

Over 80 per cent of Khanbogd Residents use Oyu Tolgoi Dental Clinic

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag  Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: +976-99111851 Massive success for treatment centre donated by mine Ulaanbaatar, ...

Khanbogd Soum suppliers speak out on Oyu Tolgoi commitment to local business

Local businesses say contracts with mine secure jobs and growth Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Two local businesses in Khanbogd Soum ...

Oyu Tolgoi congratulates Mongolian Para Athletes

Team returns with six medals from Japan Para Athletics Competition Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) - Four athletes from the Para Athletics Association ...

Oyu Tolgoi encourages growth in the Gobi

The Mongolia First initiative includes training for culinary arts and beauty programmes Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) The South Gobi region is ...

Young Mongolians proclaim value of Oyu Tolgoi scholarships

Ms Zolbuyankhishig now working to help others in Khanbogd Soum Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Two graduates of the Oyu Tolgoi ...

Oyu Tolgoi CEO signs 'Moral Pledge' on Global Dignity Day

Mine’s senior leadership take oath to serve ‘the greater good’ Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Senior leaders from Oyu Tolgoi, including CEO ...

Oyu Tolgoi has opened our eyes to what is possible

  Choir School Director praises mine’s contribution to new buildings and hi-tech learning Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Choir School Director ...

A programme that benefits the entire country of Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – On October 20th - 22nd, 12 local business owners from rural Mongolian communities participated in a ...

Choir students talk of opportunities provided by Oyu Tolgoi

Education making the difference for star performers Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Three students who performed at the opening of new ...

"Oyu Tolgoi Gave Me Trust and Made My Dreams Come True"

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: +976-99111851 Training programme and funding allows Altantsetseg to start own ...

Oyu Tolgoi is Supporting Local Herders. This is a Great Initiative that Preserves Families’ Livelihoods

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag  Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: +976-99111851 Unurzayil, 26, Executive Director of Altan Nutag NGO Ulaanbaatar, ...

Oyu Tolgoi and Energy Resources Sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Biodiversity

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: +976-99111851 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi and Energy Resources ...

Oyu Tolgoi Teaches the Walk of Life

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: +976-99111851 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – NGO “Centre to support wool ...

"I Can Now Pay Salaries Easily, It's a Huge Difference"

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: 9911-1851 Dalanzadgad locals say many peoples’ lives have improved thanks ...

All Mongolians Will Benefit From Oyu Tolgoi Says CEO

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: 9911-1851 McRae says Investment Agreement will build Mongolia’s future Ulaanbaatar, ...

10,000th Truckload celebration at Oyu Tolgoi

For more information please contact: Bayarmagnai Puntsag Office: +976-11-331880 Cell: +976-99111851 Triple commemoration includes awards ceremony for suppliers and officials ...

"I am learning so much. I am one of the many Mongolians who are very happy with Oyu Tolgoi."

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Director of Bayanmarz says mine really cares about health and safety ...

Mongolian archeologists use advanced mapping technology to discover archeological sites for the first time in Mongolia

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – As part of the Oyu Tolgoi Cultural ...

"Oyu Tolgoi is a pioneer. This is unique."

For more information pleasecontact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 First ever training for young Mongolian project financiers - largest ever project ...

Oyu Tolgoi reaffirms pledge to herders on water

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Mine says if there are water losses, the water will be ...

Oyu Tolgoi to be one of most water efficient mines in the world

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Aquifer preserves local water - 70km purpose-built pipeline built Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia ...

Press statement

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Oyu Tolgoi assisting police investigation into death of male employee Ulaanbaatar, ...

Rich variety of traditional Long Song passed down for generations identified in Gobi region

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – A rich variety of traditional long song ...

First ever cultural heritage risk assessment in Mongolia

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – The Oyu Tolgoi Cultural Heritage programme has ...

Update from Oyu Tolgoi

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) - This is an update from Oyu Tolgoi ...

Oyu Tolgoi gives two new waste trucks to Dalanzadgad Soum

For more information please contact: Ganzorig Tsend Cell: 9908-5617 Ten containers also donated to improve local services Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) ...

Oyu Tolgoi corrects the record on unfounded allegations

Comments attributed to CEO totally false Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Oyu Tolgoi staged a press conference today in order to refute ...

Rio Tinto marks halfway stage of Oyu Tolgoi construction

Construction work on the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in Mongolia has reached the halfway stage and to mark this milestone ...

Investment Agreement a 'Great deal' – Oyu Tolgoi CEO

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Oyu Tolgoi said today that the Investment Agreement (IA) is beneficial to Mongolia and the shareholders would ...

First Lady of Mongolia addresses 1800-strong crowd at US Fundraiser

Speech by First Lady generates big donations, mining company main sponsor The First Lady of Mongolia, Mrs. Bolormaa Khajidsuren, spoke ...

Oyu Tolgoi acknowledges milestone anniversary

Original geologists highlighted on 15th anniversary of exploration license Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Oyu Tolgoi commemorated 15 years since an ...

Press Statement from Oyu Tolgoi CEO Cameron McRae

Benefits of the Investment Agreement include more than 50 per cent of cash flow to Government of Mongolia, says Oyu ...

Oyu Tolgoi CEO briefed on incidents at site

The Oyu Tolgoi mine is safe, secure and operating normally Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (ot.mn) – Cameron McRae, the President and CEO ...

Investor confidence is key to Mongolia’s success

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia  – On September 12th 2011, The Australian newspaper published an article entitled ‘Rio warns Mongolia: Don’t become greedy’. ...

Message from Cameron McRae, President and CEO of Oyu Tolgoi LLC

On September 8th, I spoke at the Discover Mongolia 2011 conference. I shared a presentation titled “Oyu Tolgoi – Strengthening ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC Board of Directors holds its Quarterly meeting

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – The Oyu Tolgoi LLC Communications Department announced today the completion of the quarterly Board of Directors meeting ...

Oyu Tolgoi – Strengthening and Growing Mongolia

Cameron McRae – Chief Executive Officer – Oyu Tolgoi LLC Good afternoon. I am pleased to have the opportunity to ...

Khamba Lama Gives Blessing to Oyu Tolgoi

Hundreds gather for traditional blessing ceremony and celebration of local cultural heritage Oyu Tolgoi, South gobi aimag – Local people ...

Oyu Tolgoi announces Khanbogd soum citizens’ employment support programme

Khanbogd, Umnugovi – Michael Beck, Vice President of Human Resources and Training of Oyu Tolgoi LLC, and Mr. Unurbat, Chief ...

Oyu Tolgoi enters into Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Umnugovi Province for Joint Funding of the Dalanzadgad Regional Sports and Cultural Complex Construction

Dalanzadgad, Umnogovi – Oyu Tolgoi LLC today entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Umnogovi Aimag for ...

Register for training

Oyu Tolgoi, Mongolia’s largest copper and gold mining company is conducting extensive exploration and project development in Mongolia. Oyu Tolgoi ...

Oyu Tolgoi marks 10th anniversary of first major mineral discovery

Oyu Tolgoi remains focused on its development plans for the future, but has taken the time to acknowledge its past, ...

Oyu Tolgoi Graduate Programme

Oyu Tolgoi LLC is building and will operate the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in southern Mongolia, which will be Mongolia’s ...

Oyu Tolgoi begins construction of educational complex to house Mongolia’s largest vocational training programme

The first vocational training complex of its kind to be built since 1974, this complex will provide training for thousands ...

Information Day for Graduates

Oyu Tolgoi LLC is currently looking for new University Degree graduates to join our Graduate Recruitment and Development Programme. Oyu ...

Oyu Tolgoi selected as ‘Best benevolent organisation’ on world blood donor day

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia– As a part of World Blood Donor Day Oyu Tolgoi LLC today participated in the ‘More Blood. More ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC Board of Directors holds its quarterly meeting

Hanbogd soum, Umnugobi aimag– Oyu Tolgoi LLC Board of Directors and its sub-committees organised its quarterly meeting on June 9-10 ...

Amended Shareholders’ Agreement signed by Rio Tinto, Ivanhoe Mines and the Government of Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Rio Tinto, Ivanhoe Mines and the Government of Mongolia have signed an amended Shareholders Agreement that reflects ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC pays US$100 million to the Government of Mongolia ahead of schedule

Oyu Tolgoi LLC today paid US$100 million to the Government of Mongolia, ahead of the payment schedule outlined in the ...

South Camp: Health update three

The workers that had fallen ill at the Oyu Tolgoi South Camp are under observation, resting comfortably and will be ...

South camp: Health update two

Some of the workers that had fallen ill at the Oyu Tolgoi South Camp have recovered and will be returning ...

South Camp: Health update one

Oyu Tolgoi is working closely with government health inspectors after 67 workers have become ill in the last 24 hours ...

First Trainees on Workforce Employment Project, Sponsored by Oyu Tolgoi, Start on-the-Job Training

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Oyu Tolgoi is pleased to announce that the first trainees on the Workforce Employment Project have now ...

Oyu Tolgoi CEO Cameron McRae addresses employees at project site

Oyu Tolgoi President and Chief Executive Officer Cameron McRae has personally expressed sympathy to employees after the recent double fatality ...

News Release

Double fatality at Oyu Tolgoi site Oyu Tolgoi has extended its condolences to the families of two technicians working for ...

Oyu Tolgoi Overseas Scholarship 2012

Oyu Tolgoi LLC has established a scholarship programme to assist the education of Mongolian nationals. The Oyu Tolgoi Scholarship Programme ...

Fire incident at the Oyu Tolgoi site

Oyu Tolgoi, Umnugobiaimag, Mongolia - This morning a fire occurred in the headframe of Shaft # 2 at the Oyu ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC Board meeting update

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia-The Communications department of Oyu Tolgoi LLC announced today the successful conclusion of the first Board meeting of 2011. ...

Rio Tinto to manage Oyu Tolgoi project under new agreement with Ivanhoe Mines

Press Release of Rio Tinto Following a series of agreements between Rio Tinto, Ivanhoe Mines and the Government of Mongolia, ...

Oyu Tolgoi Announces 2011 Budget Approval

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Following a Board meeting today, the Communications department of Oyu Tolgoi LLC announced that the work plan ...

Investment Agreement and Shareholders’ Agreement Q&A

1. What is the history around the Government of Mongolia’s stake in Oyu Tolgoi? In 2000, Ivanhoe Mines Ltd (Ivanhoe) ...

Rio Tinto to manage Oyu Tolgoi project under new financial agreement with Ivanhoe Mines

Rio Tinto and Ivanhoe Mines have signed a new agreement under which Rio Tinto will assume direct management of the ...

Oyu Tolgoi announces appointment of Munkhbat Tumur-Ochir as Deputy Director – Operational Projects

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Oyu Tolgoi LLC is pleased to announce that with immediate effect, Munkhbat Tumur-Ochir will perform the role ...

Oyu Tolgoi holds Supplier Recognition Awards 2010 ceremony

Best Mongolian suppliers awardedUlaanbaatar, Mongolia – Mongolian mining company, Oyu Tolgoi LLC, held its annual Supplier recognition awards to promote ...

Locally run supermarket, handicrafts shop and barbers open for business at Oyu Tolgoi

As part of its continuing commitment to support South Gobi businesses, Oyu Tolgoi, Mongolia’s leading copper and gold mine company, ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC Announces appointment of new President and CEO

Oyu Tolgoi LLC, owner and operator of Mongolia’s largest gold and copper mining project, announced the appointment today of a ...

First anniversary of Investment Agreement

Oyu Tolgoi project summarises its achievements Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Mr.Galsan Batsukh, Chairman of Oyu Tolgoi LLC, and Mr. Keith Marshall, ...

Press Statement - Vacancy application form

A month ago Oyu Tolgoi LLC received notice that some questions in its Vacancy Application Form were inappropriate, requiring applicants ...

Press Statement

Oyu Tolgoi LLC would like to correct misleading statements that appeared in the press last week. The claim was made ...

Company Statement on False Recruitment Practices

It has been brought to our attention that certain individual(s) have claimed to work for Oyu Tolgoi to recruit people ...

Press Release

Oyu Tolgoi, Umnugobiaimag – An incident occurred on Saturday 28 August involving an altercation between workers from one of our ...

Oyu Tolgoi guarantees further financing to maintain local healthcare services for Umnugobi residents

Dalanzadgad, Umnugobi – Keith Marshall, President and Chief Executive Officer of Oyu Tolgoi LLC, announced today that Oyu Tolgoi has ...

Oyu Tolgoi to host Prime Minister and guests for project update and site tour

Khanbogd, Umnugobi – Oyu Tolgoi LLC is pleased to host His Excellency, Prime Minister Sukhbaatar Batbold along with representatives of ...

Oyu Tolgoi focuses on Mongolian companies for procurement, construction and service work

Over 86 per cent of new construction-related orders awarded to Mongolian companies Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Oyu Tolgoi LLC announced today ...

Statement for student enrolment

Oyu Tolgoi LLC recently completed and submitted to the Government of Mongolia a five year training strategy and plan in ...

Oyu Tolgoi gives update on employment post investment agreement

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Oyu Tolgoi confirmed today that it now has 4,740 Mongolian and foreign employees and contractors working for ...

World famous chess players visit Oyu Tolgoi LLC

Oyu Tolgoi LLC, which sponsors the women’s chess Grand Prix tournament being organised in Mongolia, has welcomed famous chess female ...

Oyu Tolgoi LLC introduces the company’s activity with an information trip

With far reaching plans to implement many future socially responsible projects, Oyu Tolgoi LLC has launched a travelling information road ...

Incident at the Oyu Tolgoi site

Oyu Tolgoi, Umnugobiaimag, Mongolia - An incident occurred today when a crane tipped over at the Oyu Tolgoi site. The ...

Oyu Tolgoi sponsors the 5th stage of Women’s FIDE Grand Prix

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – The opening ceremony of the fifth stage of Women’s FIDE Grand Prix was held at the Sukhbaatar ...

Oyu Tolgoi continues to support the Mongolian Judo Federation towards the London 2012 Olympics

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Mongolian male judo wrestlers won first place in the second Chinggis Khan World Cup IJF Qualification Event ...

OyuTolgoi begins building foundations for US$1.2 Billion Concentrator

100,000 tonnes of copper-gold ore to be processed every day Umnugobi, Mongolia – Oyu Tolgoi LLC announced today that it ...

Oyu Tolgoi sponsors 2nd Chinggis Khan World Cup organised by the Mongolian Judo Federation

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Oyu Tolgoi, Mongolia’s largest copper and gold mining company, announced today that it will be sponsoring the ...

Memorandum of Understanding between Oyu Tolgoi LLC and the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed by and between Oyu Tolgoi LLC (OT LLC) and the ...

Oyu Tolgoi invests in professional education

Under the common terms of the Investment Agreement, Oyu Tolgoi has made specific commitments to improve curriculum and course contents ...

Oyu Tolgoi to present its Manpower Training strategy

Oyu Tolgoi LLC is currently finalising its mid-term five year Manpower Training strategy, which is due for submission to the ...

Press Release of Ivanhoe Mines

Ivanhoe Mines and Rio Tinto approve agreement to provide funding to continue full-scale construction toward early production in 2012 from ...

Oyu Tolgoi already helping to boost the Mongolian economy

Oyu Tolgoi is already helping to boost the Mongolian economy. How much bigger is it going to get? Rio Tinto ...

Update on Oyu Tolgoi fire

Oyu Tolgoi, Umnugobi - On March 15, 2011 Oyu Tolgoi announced that there had been a fire in the head ...

Oyu Tolgoi Apprentice trades training

Oyu Tolgoi’s training department recruited 60 new trainees to undertake concentrator training at Darkan Polytechnic College commencing April 20, 2011, ...

Agreement on Preventing HIV/AIDS/STD in the mining sector signed between Oyu Tolgoi LLC and the Mongolian Employers’ Federation

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - A Memorandum of Understanding on preventing HIV/AIDS in the mining sector was signed today between Oyu Tolgoi ...

First Supplier Enrolment and Development Centre opens in Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad, Umnugobi - Oyu Tolgoi LLC is pleased to announce the official opening of the first Supplier Enrolment and Development ...

Oyu Tolgoi launches thorough investigation into double fatality

Oyu Tolgoi President and Chief Executive Officer Cameron McRae is visiting the Oyu Tolgoi site in the South Gobi to ...

Double fatality at Oyu Tolgoi site

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - Oyu Tolgoi LLC regrets to confirm a double fatality occurred at the Oyu Tolgoi site in the ...

Multiple building projects underway at Oyu Tolgoi. All of them managed by Mongolians

Oyu Tolgoi LLC. Ulaanbaatar - Work is now underway on major construction projects commissioned by Oyu Tolgoi in the South ...

Oyu Tolgoi Investment Agreement: The Facts

Oyu Tolgoi is restating details about the Oyu Tolgoi Investment Agreement today to give Mongolians a better understanding of the ...