Fuel prices rise by 2-15 percent in Mongolia www.news.mn
Fuel prices have increased for three times since January, reported the Committee on Road and Transportation at a press conference on Friday. The most recent price increase took place on 4 July. Fuel prices vary across Mongolia: in the western provinces of Bayan-Ulgii and Uvs, for example, Specially, fuel is 20 percent more expensive than in Ulaanbaatar.
The committee has demanded that the Mongolian People’s Party fulfills its election promises to reduce prices and rationalise them nationwide. Furthermore, the committee also called drivers to hold a car horn protest on 9 July at 12.30 p.m. and 6.30 p.m. in front of Sukhbaatar Square.