China, EU suspend Brazil imports after meat scandal
The fallout from a tainted meat scandal in Brazil is deepening. Despite assurances from President Michel Temer, some of the largest importers, including China, Chile and the EU have decided to halt purchases of beef and poultry from the country.
Mongolia government seeks IMF financial support
Five years ago, Mongolia was one of the world’s fastest growing economies thanks to exports of copper and gold.
But that all came undone when commodity prices crashed.
Now Mongolia is turning to the International Monetary Fund for help.