Official assignment issued to resolve complications in coal transportation

2019-04-18 14:18:56

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/ The Cabinet on April 17 issued an official assignment with a purpose to resolve complications arising in regard with Tavantolgoi-Gashuunsukhait coal transportation and improve labor conditions of drivers.

First of all, L.Oyun-Erdene, head of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government, was given a duty to study a possibility to depute a government representative in charge of providing state organizations with unified management and improving their coherence, in the Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint, and resolve this issue before June 1.

The Board of Directors of the Erdenes Mongol LLC and authority of Gashuun Sukhait Road LLC were assigned to complete maintaining auto roads in route Tavantolgoi – Gashuunsukhait and improving traffic signs within the second quarter of this year. A road repair and upkeep unit will be set up in the Gashuun Sukhait Road LLC with provision of necessary equipment.

D.Sarangerel, Minister of Health, and authorities of Erdenes Mongol LLC, Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi, Tavantolgoi and Energy Resources companies were obliged to fund for providing health services along Tavantolgoi-Gashuunsukhait road.

To protect interest of Mongolian drivers, D. Tsogtbaatar, Minister of Foreign Affairs, was given a duty to scrutinize a possibility and necessity to open a branch of the Mongolian General Consul in Hohhot, China at Gants Mod border checkpoint.  

In addition, corresponding ministers and officials were assigned to put permanent control on food supply, hygiene and safety of drivers and pay attention on their social issues.   

There are 176 companies transporting coal in route Tavantolgoi-Tsagaan Khad-Gashuun Sukhait border checkpoint by 12918 vehicles.