Employees of Public service on fight against economic crimes hold the various events directed on counteraction to violations in playing business. During working off within April guards of the regional center it is checked more than 25 playing institutions therefore 104 machine guns are withdrawn and activity of 5 clubs is stopped. The prepared statements in the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine about license deprivation concerning 2 enterprises which provided services in the sphere of playing business with violation of license conditions.
Gamblings have the historical past. Among artifacts of ancient culture archeologists find subjects which were used in gamblings in Egypt in 3500 years BC. The first slot machine was designed by the American engineer in 1885, but the logic and the mechanism of game of his great-great-grandfather is used and today.
In increasing frequency representatives of different social and age segments of the population started visiting playing institutions. If to consider gamblings as business, this sphere of rest and entertainments makes rather quite good profit. According to the current legislation, it is authorized to carry out the organization of activity for carrying out gamblings only in places specially taken away for this purpose. Their placement in health protection institutions, educational institutions, public authorities and local government, and also cult constructions is forbidden. Besides, halls with slot machines have to be equipped agrees with certain sanitary standards, at distance from children's preschool and educational institutions isn't closer than 150 m, playing institutions persons are forbidden to visit till 18 years.