Lobbying group to block the attempts of the Ministry of Finance to launch the legislative regulation of the lottery market.
This was stated by the Minister Alexander danyluk, reports the press service of the Ministry.
As a result of state budget continues to lose, according to experts, up to UAH 5 billion annually.
He noted that the country is now in active opposition to any attempt to regulate the online gambling market.
However, the Finance Ministry continues to insist on the necessity of adopting a comprehensive law.
“The bill has already been two years in Parliament, but is still not considered Lobbying group do not allow to consider a comprehensive government bill. Because it is profitable to make billions with almost nothing to pay in the budget. Gaming office at every step – there are more than pharmacies,” said danyluk.
“We demand the regulation of this activity because gambling games have a negative social effect. Therefore, it is important this market is to streamline and make civilized. In addition, billions of tax revenue that the state loses annually,” he said.
Danyluk also said that the Ministry of Finance will continue to fight for the legalization and legal regulation of gambling business by all available means.