Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Russia

Crimea to establish gaming zone by 2023

The Investment Council of the Russia-controlled republic of Crimea has supported the construction project of a gambling zone on its southern coast, with a...

Sochi opens up direct flights between Shenzhen

The Russian southern city of Sochi has opened up a direct flight route between itself and the Chinese city of Shenzhen. According to Russian media,...

Casino construction site in Russia Far East partially buried

Local media from Russia’s Far East has reported a casino under construction has been partially buried under the earth and building materials, due to...

Russia to raise punishment for illegal gambling organization

The Russian parliament is currently considering a bill toughening punishments for the organization of illegal gambling activities. The draft document has already passed three readings...

Crimean gaming zone location already formalized

Following last year’s announcement by Crimean mayor Sergei Aksyonov on the establishment of the Crimean gambling zone, today it became known that Russian Prime...
Crimea

Crimea to get gaming zone by 2022

A gaming zone will appear in Russian-annexed Crimea by 2022, the regional head, Sergei Aksyonov, said in an interview with Russian state news agency TASS. 

China, Russia to sign treaty to combat illegal internet content

China and Russia will be signing a treaty aimed at combating illegal internet content later this month, according to Russia communications watchdog Roskomnadzor on...

Shambala receives green light for Primoyre

Shambala JSC, the former operator of the Shambala Casino in the now-closed Azov City gambling zone, has received permission to conduct gambling activities in...

Primorye zone to receive power plant investment

The Primorsky Krai Development Corporation has signed an agreement for a joint venture with a Russian subsidiary of China's state-owned energy company Sinomec as part of the Eastern Economic Forum in the Russian city of Vladivostok.
Pokerstars

Stars sets sights on Russia

Stars Group has set it sights on Russia, saying it intends to obtain a bookmarking licence and will promote its PokerStars brand on a local cable channel.

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