World Bank and Mongolian Government are jointly implementing project “Improvement of information telecommunication infrastructure”.
World Bank sends a letter of appraisal on the activities implemented by the Telecommunication Regulatory Committee, the Government of Mongolia. In the letter, the issue of forming legal environment of establishing the Public Service Role Fund at the Telecommunication Regulatory Committee with aim to bring wires communication to the countryside and remote areas, expand its service area, improve service quality, successfully launching its activities was highly appreciated.
Thanks to the project “Bringing Wireless Communication Service to soums”, jointly funded by the Public Service Role Fund at the Telecommunication Regulatory Committee, World Bank aid, the State Budget and private investment, the opportunity is opened to introduce mobile and wireless communication to all soums of Mongolia and the result of the work will be concluded by the end of this year.
Also World Bank is ready to launch a project to bring communication to herders and farmers at “bag” level, the smallest administrative unit, within the framework of the above-mentioned projects. The project will be finished by the end of 2011.