Commonwealth of Independent States
Commonwealth of Independent States - Casinos
Armenia Kazakhstan Tajikistan
Azerbaijan Kyrgyzstan Turkmenistan
Belarus Republic of Moldova Ukraine
Georgia Russia Uzbekistan

See also Gaming floor's related sections...
Eastern European Casinos | Russian Casinos | Baltic State Casinos

Please see our Baltic State section for casinos located in...
Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania

GF visitors are encouraged to send additional
links for inclusion in this section.
Last update: 2/9/2011

The ARKA news agency repored in July 2009 that the Licenses of 111 gambling halls, 11 casinos and one lottery were valid as of July 1, 2009.
Armenia Information
6 listings. Some with small photos.

Blue Diamond
 -- Joy
 -- Kakadu
 -- Pharaon
 -- Yerevan

 -- National
Shangri La Casino and Entertainment Center
Opened 2nd May, 2009 on the Yerevan–Sevan Highway, Verin-Ptgni. The Shangri La is the former Cleopatra casino and a 50/50 joint venture between Multi Group and Storm International.
Senator Casino
Parakar village, Yerevan.

Azerbaijan (0)
In 1997 there were a reported 12 casinos in Baku. They were all closed in early 1998.

Planeta Hotel
Olympic Casinos
3 operations in Minsk that opened in 2006 & 7 with slots and electronic games only.
Olympic Casino Sparta
Olympic Casino Troy
Olympic Casino Eldorado
Shangri La Minsk
Storm International. Kirova Street, 8/3. Opened October 2009.
Victoria Casino

A new casino law came into efect on the 1st January 2006. Casino operators in Tbilisi must pay an annual GEL 5 million fee. In Batumi opertors must pay GEL 1 million and in Tskaltubo no fee is required.
Adjara Casino
1 26 May Sq. Tbilisi.
Berikoni Casino
2 Erekle II Sq. Tbilisi.
Casino Crystal
42 Vaja-Phshavela str, Tbilisi.
Entertainment Center Iveria
Rose Revolution Square at the Radisson Blu Iveria hotel. Tbilisi
Grand Casino Sakartvelo
12 Melikishvili St. Tbilisi.
Tbilisi-Tourism-Entertainment Ltd
Grand Casino Tbilisi
40 Rustaveli Ave, Tbilisi.
Tbilisi-Tourism-Entertainment Ltd.
Casino Peace
Sheraton Hotel. Vazha-Shavela-Ninoshvili Street.


New laws in Kazakhstan came into effect on 1st April, 2007. Casinos and slot halls are legal in only two regions of the country - Lake Kapchagai (right bank) & the Shchuchinsk region.

Kazinform reported on the 2nd April that 14 casinos and 130 slot halls had already closed in Astana.
Gambling establishments? owners to relocate beyond Kazakhstan

Viva! Casino Almaty |
Operated by the Viva Group and located on Gogoly Street, Almaty. 27 tables and 120 slots.
Zodiak Casinos
Zodiak Group is a Kazakh - American partnership that presently operates 4 casinos in the country.
Zodiak Almaty
Opened 2002.
Zodiak Astana
September 2004.
Zodiak Aktobe
September 2003.
Zodiak Pavlodar
June 2005


It was reported in January 2009 that over half of the casinos in Kyrgyzstan have now been closed.
Casino Paradise
Hotel Ak-Keme, Bishkek. Opened in 2004 by Rakesh Wadhwa. Present status unknown.
Casino Shangri La - XO Casino
Storm International. Opened in July 2009 and is located within the Hyatt Regency, Bishkek. 21 tables and 6 slots.
Casino Shangri La - Arka
Batkent region of Kirgizia.
Casino Corona
Bishkek - Closed December 2008.

Republic of Moldova
Casino Europa
Two locations - Chisinau & Balty.
Casino Napoleon
Casino National
Game Rooms Nevada
18 locations in Chisinau.
Club Flamingo
Xanadu Casino

Pamir Casino
Dushabe, Roudaki District.

Avaza National Project. Unclear if a casino or gaming is part of this major development.

Update: Casinos were closed in the Ukraine in June 2009. It is expected that when they reopen they will be restricted to a number of dedicated zones.
Ukrainian Association of Gaming Industry Representatives (UAGIR) ?

Casino Split Group
Major Ukrainian casino operator based in Kiev. Casino Split opened in 1992 with Casino Joss opening a year later in 1993.
Kiev - Split
Kiev - Casino Joss
Voted Best Kyiv Casino in 2007 by Kyiv Post readers.
Kiev - Club Kiev
Avalon Entertainment Complex
Casino FreeDom
Casino Gabriella
Kiev. Located in the Dnipro Hotel.
Gorod Entertainment Complex
Imperial Casino
Casino Mandarin
Kiev. Mixed casino and entertainment complex.
Grand Plaza
Premier Palace Casino
Ritzio Ukraine - Ritzio Entertainment Group.
River Palace Entertainment Complex
Kiev. Opened in late 1995.
Metro-Jackpot Slot Machine Halls
Various locations.
King Slot Machine Halls
Various locations
Salut Casino International
Olympic Casino
Kiev. Olympic started operations in Ukraine in November 2004 with the 22 slot operation Arsenalnaja. In November 2006 Olympic had 6 slot casinos in Kiev with a total of 320 machines.
Grand Club Casino
Lviv. Located in the Grand Hotel.
Grand Capital Casino
Alsart Group. Opened in December 2008 and located in Vinnitsa. 12  tables and 40 slots.
Casino Oreanda |
Casino Gabriela
www. ?

An online resource for casino trade and industry news
©1999-2011 Ltd.
Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape