Cabinet meeting in briefPolitics
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. At its regular meeting on February
19, the Cabinet discussed the following issues.
-The Cabinet approved a plan of action to conform legislations to the amendments in the Constitution of Mongolia. A total of 22 bills will be formulated and submitted to the Parliament.
-The Cabinet considered a bill to amend the Law on legal status of foreign nationals and decided to submit it to the Parliament. The Bill includes some regulations aimed to develop Mongolia visa rules and bring it into international standards.
-Amgalan Thermal Power Plant, a subsidiary of 4th Thermal Power Plant state-owned company, was decided to be a state-owned company. In 2019-2020, Amgalan TPP has distributed 716.5 thousand/Gcal energy, earning sales income worth MNT19,969.2 million. Within the mid-term national program to implement state policy on energy, a project will commence to build 50 MW new thermal power plant as an expansion of the Amgalan TPP.
-The Cabinet approved a protocol on amending the agreement between Mongolia and the Republic of Kazakhstan on the mutual assistance in civil and criminal matters.