Prime Minister meets with ADB Country Director

2021-03-09 19:22:49

Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene met with ADB Country Director for Mongolia Pavit Ramachandran today. The Prime Minister thanked the Asian Development Bank for its implementation of USD 3.2 billion worth projects and programs in the fields of education, health, society, finance, infrastructure and urban planning over the past 30 years. He also noted that they are working together to mitigate the negative impact on vulnerable groups during the pandemic. The ADB implemented projects and programs worth USD1.3 billion over the past three years. The same amount of funding is planned for 2021-2024, said Mr. Pavit Ramachandran. “The ADB is ready to cooperate with Mongolia for major construction projects, in particular ‘Bogdkhan Railway’ and Green Affordable Housing project as well as in the public transport sector.” During the meeting, they also exchanged views on the supply of vaccination, good governance, reduction of corruption index and cooperation in health and education sectors.

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