Press release

Oyu Tolgoi team joined the activities to fight against forest and steppe wildfire

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia,

Oyu Tolgoi LLC and its funded Gobi Oyu Development Support Fund donated MNT53 million (MNT53,123,100) worth safety boots, gloves and cash to the National Emergency Management Agency to support their fight against wildfire and ensure the safety of the agency officials.

During the event, Oyu Tolgoi CEO Armando Torres noted that the Oyu Tolgoi LLC and Australian Embassy in Mongolia are working together to bring in Australian expert.

About Oyu Tolgoi LLC (

Oyu Tolgoi LLC, Mongolia's largest copper and gold mining company, is a strategic partnership between the Government of Mongolia, Turquoise Hill Resources and Rio Tinto. Located in the South Gobi, Oyu Tolgoi commenced shipment of product to customers in July 2013. Oyu Tolgoi is managed by Rio Tinto, which is investing global expertise and cutting-edge technology to help develop Mongolia’s mining industry and ensure Oyu Tolgoi is one of the world’s most advanced mines. For Oyu Tolgoi, nothing matters more than safety. The business operates under the principle that if a job cannot be done safely, it will not be done at all.

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