The Head Of The Ugc: “The Gambling Business Of Ukraine Does Not Even Think To Enriched At The Expense Of Ludomanov”
Head of the all-ukrainian gambling association (ugc) anton kuchukhidze in his interview told about the current state of affairs in the struggle of ukraine gambling business with ludomania. In particular, he criticized a number of opponents that argue that today are no mechanisms for combating this ailment.
So, kuchukhidz once again reminded the main idea of the legalization of gambling entertinment in the legalization of gambling the state budget and the redistriition of funds from the sale of gambling licenses between the main areas of the country’s economy. According to him, each official gambling operator, which have received permission from the commission on oversight of gambling and lottery (krail) of ukraine to keep in this jurisdiction of its business, is interested in the eradication of the problem of ludomania.
"Of course, first of all, the gambling industry is designed to fill the treasury of ukraine with additional funds, which then go to the social sphere. But the protection of citizens and the fight against corruption is an integral part of a large-scale project of the legalization of gembling. Each self-respecting operator seeks to serve only those customers who do not have problems who do not have problems with taiga to azart. Otherwise, the risk of reputational losses increases. No one even thinks to make money on dependent people. This is the lot of illegal immigrants, "said anton kuchukhidze.
Indition, the functioner shared profile statistics. According to the data presented, since the beginning of the official launch of the gambling market in ukraine, seven appeals of citizens were recorded, who wished to enter themselves in the list of self-slip. Four states were satisfied, and the remaining three – until the complete procedure for submitting a request for self-restraint.
According to kuchukhidze, such data only prove the fact of the absence of a large-scale problem of luda and in ukraine.
At the same time, he noted that now kyol in promoting with profile government agencies is developing mechanisms for identiting and counteracting gambling dependence among citizens. In addition, soon in ukraine, a program to prevent manifestations of impersonal immancy among young people should start.
Recall, the legalization of gambling business provided the budget of ukraine 1 billion hryvnia.