It has been announced that Mongolian fitness and sports clubs are to be discounted for payers of health insurance from 1 January 2019; however this has still to be implemented.
The Mongolian Government has approved MNT 2 billion for supporting sports activity for the public. The national health insurance fund allocation in the state budget has been increased to MNT 407.6 billion for 2019 from MNT 341.3 billion last year.
The government also raised the monthly minimum wage to MNT 320 thousand from 1 January 2019. Subsequently, health insurance tax has been increased. According to the law, every Mongolian citizen is obliged to pay for health insurance; these rates are fixed annually by the government.