Ukraine gambling bill hits parliamentary roadblock

Ukrainian president criticises MPs ordering closure of all land-based gambling

Ukraine’s hopes of establishing a regulatory regime for online gambling and sports betting have had a major setback after proposed legislation was voted down in the Ukrainian parliament. At a plenary sitting of the Verkhovna Rada last week, 213 MPs voted to pass bill 2285-d, with the bill falling 13 votes short of the parliamentary…

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