China Builds Mongolia Wastewater Treatment Plants


A groundbreaking ceremony was held here on February 28 to build a China-aided waste water treatment plant. "The Mongolian government's action plan (2016-2020) reflects a goal to renovate waste water treatment plants in Ulan Bator and other cities, and build new ones," Prime Minister Ukhnaa Khurelsukh said at the ceremony. "I am happy that within the framework of the goal, a waste water treatment plant will be built in the capital city with soft loans from the Chinese government," while expressing confidence that the plant will help improve the city's environment. For his part, Chinese Ambassador to Mongolia Xing Haiming said, "The project is a vivid symbol of the solid friendship and close cooperation between our two countries."