Kiev: The Cabinet of Ministers approved the Government’s Program of Action and a number of bills, in particular regarding the legalization of the gambling business and the streamlining of amber extraction.
This was reported by the press service of the Cabinet.
Thus, the government approved a package of bills “to streamline amber extraction activities”.
“The changes include, in particular, the abolition of procedures for additional approval of permits for the use of subsoil by the relevant regional councils, the sale of permits through open electronic auctions, etc.”, - the statement said.
The government also approved a bill on the legalization of gambling, which provides that gambling will be carried out exclusively on the territory of hotels, on gaming equipment using software that complies with international standards.
Recall that in early September, President Vladimir Zelensky instructed the government and the Verkhovna Rada to legalize the gambling business and amber mining until December 1.