UAE Establishes a Commercial regulatory for National Gaming, lottery (Casino & Gambling)
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The UAE has announced the creation of a new government entity – The General Commercial Gaming Regulatory Authority (GCGRA). The authority will introduce a regulatory framework for national lottery and commercial gaming. Emirates News Agency (WAM) made the announcement on Sunday, 3 September 2023. Globally respected regulator Kevin Mullally has been appointed CEO with over 30 years of experience in national and international gaming regulation.
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Commenting on his appointment, Mullally said, “I look forward to working with GCGRA’s inaugural CEO and experienced colleagues to build a strong regulatory system and framework for the UAE’s lottery and gaming industry.” GCGRA is supported by a team of internationally credentialed leaders who have a deep understanding of global best practices in regulating and maintaining an effective, safe and responsible gaming industry.
WAM said the board is responsible for creating a well-regulated gaming environment to ensure that all participants adhere to strict guidelines and adhere to high standards.
In 2023, they announced that Ras Al Khaimah will soon be home to Las Vegas’ famous Wynn Resorts on Marjan Island. The resort will open in early 2027.
UAE’s National lottery
Already UAE runs a lottery such as
Where will be the new casino (Gambling) location in UAE?
It is going to be run at Wynn Resort Al-Marjan Island in Ras Al Khaimah
View the General Commercial Gaming Regulatory Authority (GCGRA) Customer Care Contacts in Dubai, UAE through the above link.