Bratislava, January 4 (TASR) – Since the beginning of the new year, gambling in Slovakia is more regulated. Gaming machines and other gaming machines should definitely disappear from hospitality and similar devices. Breach of the law will result in fines for operators, warns the Ministry of Finance (MF) of the Slovak Republic.
The National Public Prosecutor’s Office resumes the investigation of the gambling scandal. The proceedings concern decisions of officials from the Ministry of Finance from 2006-2009 regarding the registration of thousands of so-called “One-armed bandits”. The national prosecutor Bogdan Święczkowski decided about the resumption of the investigation after a
Operation of technical games and betting games in a casino on the basis of a permit issued pursuant to Act No 202/1990 on lotteries and similar games after 1 January 2018.
The European Commission does not want to have anything to do with the gambling industry complaints against individual EU countries, including Poland.
The Slovak republic has warned unlicensed gambling operators to terminate their business within the country or be forcibly shut down and heavily fined. More specifically, the Financial Directorate of the Slovak Republic has contacted a number of betting sites and online casinos that currently operate without a local license and has requested that they abide […]
Lotteries and gambling are subject to the lottery and gambling tax.Taxpayers are legal persons organising lotteries in accordance with the Law on Lotteries and organising gambling in accordance with the Law on Gambling.
A political agreement has been reached over funding Latvia’s State Culture Capital Foundation from excise tax revenue gained from cigarette and alcohol sales, as well as from the gambling tax, reported Latvian Radio’s Māra Rozenberga on December 11.
Ukrainian officials returned to the idea of reactivating gambling, almost 10 years after it was banned in 2009. As is it knows, the legalization of the gambling business in Ukraine was spelled out in a memorandum with The International Monetary Fund (IMF) earlier this year.
In Latvia, gambling will be available only for those provided personal data. The Lotteries and Gambling Supervision Inspection of the Republic of Latvia has introduced several legislative amendments for the consideration of the Parliament. Their main goal is making regulations of online gambling tougher.
The government of Lithuania has tightened its gambling control this week after the country’s parliament passed legislation to expand restrictions. The new measures were unanimously approved and will serve as amendments to the Law on Gaming. The changes will require all existing land casino machines to connect into an electronic control system that will allow […]