Integrites has the honor to bring to your attention the following information, which we hope may be useful in your company activities.
The changes and amendments to a number of regulations in the sphere of gambling business may be adopted in the Republic of Kazakhstan in the near future. The relevant projects are currently under consideration in the Senate, the upper house of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The certain provisions of the legislation on gambling business shall be clarified and amended in accordance with the proposed changes. For example, it is expected to ban the activities of internet-casino (online-casino). It is currently being suggested to include into the current procedural law the procedure admitting illegal any gambling internet resources offering casino games (including the foreign ones).
The requirements for the persons who are wishing to obtain a license on gambling business will be tightened and the qualification requirements for licensors will also be revised. Moreover, the rates of charge from the totalizators and bookmakers will be increased as well. In turn, the provisions of Code of Administrative Offences of the Republic of Kazakhstan that regulate the legal responsibility of wrongdoer in this sphere will be amended as well.
We hope that the above information will be useful for you.
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