EGYPT EXPERTS This Is What The Gambling Industry In Egypt Is Made Of 1 year ago Peris Wambu Post Views: 681 Egypt is a North African nation that is famous for various things. Besides being home to one of the seven wonders of the world- the pyramids- Egypt boast of a very diverse gambling industry. In this article, we will be discussing the various forms of gambling available for Egyptian punters, the laws, and the trends adopted in the country’s gaming sector. Casinos and casino games are not everyone’s cup of tea. For this reason, we hope to showcase other forms of gambling available in Egypt besides the brick and mortar casinos that have dominated the industry for many decades. If you are a novice punter, a potential gambling operator, or a gambling legend, you are in the right place. This is because we seek to inform all the above-mentioned parties about what the gambling industry looks like now and in the future, without any doubts, this kind of information should help you make informed decisions about gaming and adding more value in your gambling activities. Gambling in Egypt is legal and regulated by the government. I know no one likes to get into trouble with the law. For this reason, we will expound on the law requirements for punters as well as gambling operators. For you to gamble, you must be 18 years and above. This applies only to online gambling since only foreigners are allowed to gamble in the land-based casinos. Gambling operators need to acquire or update their licenses with the government. Various forms of gambling available in Egypt. As you already know by now, online gambling is the only platform available for local gamblers from Egypt. Only foreigners are allowed in traditional brick and mortar casinos. Not to worry, numerous online casinos and offshore gambling sites are accepting Egyptian punters. Below is a list of all gambling options. Land-based Casinos Currently, there are a total of 30 casinos in Egypt. These casinos are licensed and only open to foreign nationals with Egyptian passports. For this reason, most of the Egyptian land-based casinos are situated within major hotels targeting tourists in the region. One of the most significant attributes of these casinos is the dominance of the US Dollar as the only currency used in transactions. There are various casino games for punters visiting Egyptian traditional casinos. These games include Blackjack, American Roulette, various poker games, slots, and video games. Lotteries Lotteries are legal in Egypt and for this reason, there are numerous lottery ticket retailers in the country. The popularity of the lottery in the country has grown since the founding of the Lottery Coalition in 1976. This has, however, changed leading to a reduction in the number of ticket retailers in recent years. The country lacks an online lottery, therefore, most of the online lottery punters are left to enjoy playing international lotteries. Sports Betting Sports betting is one of the most popular forms of gambling amongst locals. This is because several Egyptian players have made history in various international sports tournaments. Typical of Africans, we like to support our own. Football in particular is a major sport for many Egyptian punters with La Liga and the English Premier League being some of the most popular international football leagues. Punters have an incredible opportunity to place their wagers while following their favorite matches from betting shops or online from various sportsbooks accepting Egyptian players. Online gambling Punters engage in various forms of gambling online by placing wagers on different games offered online. Some of the major games played online in Egypt are slots, table games, lotteries, Bingo and Poker. You don’t have to own an Egyptian passport to play your favorite game online. All you need is your phone and cheap, fast internet. Sign up to a site of your choice and enjoy limitless games on the go. Even better, there are numerous methods of depositing and making withdrawals from your online gaming account. You don’t need to have dollars, all you need is an e-wallet loadedwith cash to pay for your gaming services. Peris Wambu“Hey, Peris here! I am enthusiastic about sports and gaming in general and a massive Liverpool fan. 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