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Mongolia - Ulaanbaatar
Anchored between past and present, the capital city of Ulaanbaatar is redefining itself in an exciting new world with massive investment money flowing in for the rapidly growing mining and minerals industry. Ulaanbaatar's tiny stock exchange located right on the central Sukhbatar Square is one of the world's fastest growing bourses.
Echoes of its Communist past reverberate through Ulaanbaatar, as Soviet-era architecture and signs in Cyrillic sit alongside glass-and-steel hotels and shopping centers, with traditional Buddhist temples just steps away. Ulaanbaatar serves as a gateway to Mongolia's fabled lands, but with its tremendous contrast between old and new is in and of itself a fascinating jumping off point to the rest of the country.