Cabinet meeting in briefPolitics
At its regular meeting on September 18, the Cabinet discussed the following
-The Cabinet backed to implement four projects with the EBRD’s loan worth up to USD300 million. The projects are ‘Expansion of Ulaanbaatar-Darkhan road with new two-lane road’, the construction of infrastructure of the ‘Darkhan Leather Complex’ project, ‘Choir-Sainshand transmission line, substation project’ and ‘Ulaanbaatar city heating network’.
-After discussing the revised bill on protection of consumers’ rights, the Cabinet backed to submit it to the parliament for consideration. The bill has reflected rights of consumers and duties of producers, sellers and executors, powers of public organizations, local self-governing organizations and non-government organizations on protecting rights of consumers, as well as duties and functions of related public organizations.
-The Cabinet backed a draft of intergovernmental agreement between Mongolia and Ukraine on the mutual exemption of visa requirements. As the agreement is signed, all types of passport holders of both countries can travel without visa for up to 90 days.