Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Government of Mongolia, regardless of the current economic difficulties, is to maintain consistency of the “21:100” program on building new factories. This means that factories of 100 kinds of heavy and light production for substituting imports will be built in all 21 provinces of Mongolia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The National Program on Reducing Air and Environmental Pollution is the key solution to the pressing issues of Ulaanbaatar, which a half of the country’s population call home, said a government official on Thursday during a meeting with journalists.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Mayor of Ulaanbaatar city S.Batbold paid a visit to Warsaw, Poland in the scope of his working visit to Europe on March 22.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The opening ceremony for Mongolian Honorary Consulate with its seat in Quebec province held in Montreal, Canada on March 21.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Working visit of Prime Minister J.Erdenebat in western aimags started today, March 23 in Khovd city, Khovd aimag. He was welcomed by Governor of the aimag D.Galsandondog and other officials with a ceremony by honorary guards at the central square. Western region’s center Khovd aimag has a population of 83500.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Prime Minister J.Erdenebat and some members of cabinet have gotten familiarized with the operations of the Center for Medical Diagnosis and Treatment in the Western Region, located in the center of Khovd aimag.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 21, Deputy Prime Minister and head of the Mongolian Group of the Intergovernmental Commission of Mongolia and Russia U.Khurelsukh met with Deputy Head of the Administrative Directorate of the President of the Russian Federation Pavel Michailovich Fradkov. The sides exchanged views on expanding bilateral friendly relations and cooperation and noted the importance of complete realization of measures and actions, which were mutually agreed during 20th meeting of the Intergovernmental commission of Mongolia and Russia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A public supervisory sub-council was established with a composition of three members, adhering to a ‘National program on combating corruption’ approved by Parliament. The sub-council should be formed under branches of Coordinating Council for Crime Prevention at the ministries and agencies.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Cabinet discussed a revised draft law on the execution of court decisions and decided to submit it to Parliament reflecting certain proposals submitted by the Cabinet members.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During its regular meeting on March 20, Monday, the Cabinet instructed the Board of Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC to dissolve Gashuunsukhait Railway LLC which was established to invest in, construct and operate the narrow gauge railway between Mongolian Gashuunsukhait and Chinese Gantsmod ports.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Cabinet approved a National Program on Reducing Air Pollution at its regular meeting held on March 20. The program is to be implemented in two stages, in 2017-2018 for short term and 2018-2021 for long term. With realization of 59 measures reflected, usage of raw coal for fuel in Ger area households, entities and other organizations is expected to be banned.