Casino Life Ukraine exclusively interviews Darren Keane, CEO of Storm International, on the opening of the company’s Shangri La Casino Kyiv
When gaming was previously regulated in Ukraine, players ranked IGT game titles like Cleopatra™, Mystical Mermaid™, and Wolf Run™ among their favorites. Now that the market is re-opening, the best is back with a more compelling content and hardware portfolio than ever before.
REED EXHIBITIONS ALONG WITH AMERICAN GAMING ASSOCIATION LOOKING TO APPLY LIMIT OF 50% OF FIRE CODE CAPACITY AT SANDS EXPO VENUE FOR G2E LAS VEGAS 2021
The American Gaming Association provided an update Monday 12th April, on the 2021 Global Gaming Expo, noting “efforts to convene the gaming industry safely this fall October 4–7, 2021 (Education: October 4-7 | Expo Hall: October 5-7) at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas.”
Since International Women’s Day many gambling establishments have attempted to re-open and have come foul to Ukrainian gambling law.
After a ten year hiatus, the Ukrainian government are looking to re-open casino gaming to local and international visitors. From what I hear it’s actually long overdue, and to some an opportunity not to be underestimated. In 2019, President Volodymyr Zelensky, whose presidential campaign had included a promise to turn gambling into a legal form of entertainment, put forward an initiative to legalize the gambling industry. The Verkhovna Rada formulated Bill No. 2285-D, which was published in October 2019.
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By: Aydin Guney
In spite of many unsolved issues before the first casino can open its doors to its long and patiently waiting customers, there have been improvements in the Ukrainian Gaming Market during the past several weeks. As it is clear to all of us now, before gaming operators can receive a license to operate any gaming, hotels, where the gaming operator is planning to start operation, must receive permission.
Unfortunately, the epidemiological situation in Ukraine as in many European states has become considerably worse.
Taking into consideration the conditions emerged in Kyiv and being concerned about the health of the participants and visitors of the exhibition “GAMING INDUSTRY”, the Organizer has decided to postpone the event.
This decision meets the wishes of most participants of the exhibition “GAMING INDUSTRY” who many times applied with these requirements to the “Organizer as well as to some extent prevent further spread of coronavirus infection.
Up until recently, the Prohibition of Gambling Business in Ukraine banned operating a gambling business as well as participation in similar activities. The law included all types of gambling, including sites like online casino real money no deposit that offers player real winnings without making first income.
Gambling exhibition Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021: a range of products from exhibiting companies, an up-to-date program and a special offer
On March 23-24, Smile-Expo will hold the main event on the Ukrainian gambling market – a large-scale Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021 exhibition at KyivExpoPlaza.