In Krasnodar Krai liquidate a gambling zone «Azov-city»

© RIA Novosti / Tatiana Kuznetsovaya zone Azov-city. Archival photoIn Krasnodar Krai liquidate a gambling zone «Azov-city»© RIA Novosti / Tatiana Kuznetsova

Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev ordered from December 31 to liquidate a gambling zone «Azov-city» in Krasnodar Krai. The document published on the official portal of legal information.

The corresponding decision was made in 2015. Instead of «Azov-city» in the region has created another gambling zone — «Krasnaya Polyana» in Sochi. By law, in the territory of the subject of Federation can work only one such area.

Gambling in Russia from July 1, 2009 prohibited everywhere except four special zones: near Vladivostok, on Altai, near Kaliningrad and on the Azov-black sea coast of Caucasus. We also discuss the establishment of such a zone in Crimea.

In September the Deputy Governor of the Rostov region Vladimir Krupin said that the energy company «Enel Russia» in the first quarter of 2019 will begin construction of a wind farm on the territory of the former «Azov-city» with total area of 133 hectares. The investment volume for the project is 132 million Euro.

Source