Oyu Tolgoi hits COVID-19 hurdles

Measures put in place by Mongolia’s government to contain the spread of COVID-19 have slowed progress on the underground development of Rio Tinto’s Oyu Tolgoi project, although open-pit operations continue, the major said on Monday

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Rio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine is a combined open pit and underground mining project approximately 235 kilometres east of Mongolia's Ömnögovi province capital Dalanzadgad

"Since January the movement of goods and people within Mongolia have been restricted within and across its border and this has further escalated recently as the first case of COVID-19 has occurred in