Tashkent, Dec. 6 -- The presidential decree approved measures to raise football to a completely new stage of development.

The document gives permission to carry out betting activities in Uzbekistan from January 1, 2021.

The law aims to further develop the sphere of sports, especially football, increase its investment attractiveness, attract additional funds based on international experience.

Licensing of betting activities will be handled by the Agency for the development of the capital market.

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