Yearly Archives: 2014

LGA has no connection with betexper.com

The Lotteries and Gaming Authority has no connection with betexper.com and therefore any references to the Authority and/or any gaming licence issued by the Authority in Malta on the mentioned website are false and misleading.

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Consultation | Proposed Digital Games of Skill with Prize

The Lotteries and Gaming Authority of Malta (LGA) has recognised certain concerns due to the lack of specific regulation regarding digital games of skill with prize via distance communication that are offered commercially.  Other legislation, mainly consumer legislation, addresses certain facets of the offering of these games.  Nevertheless, the LGA feels that specific regulation of […]

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Cloud Solutions for Remote Gaming Consultation Extended

The deadline for submission of feedback on the Cloud Solutions for Remote Gaming Consultation is going to be extended till January 5, 2015. This has been done in order to accommodate a number of operators who have requested for more time. This consultation is proposing a sharper focus on long-standing principles, with a clearer explanation […]

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Tender for the Construction, Installation and Dismantling of a stand at ICE, London

The Lotteries & Gaming Authority (LGA) has issued a Tender for the Construction, Installation and Dismantling of a stand at ICE, the iGaming Conference and Expo at the Excel London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock in London. Interested Bidders can either request a physical copy of the tender document directly from the Authority or download […]

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Malta’s Lotteries and Gaming Authority and The Netherlands Gaming Authority sign bilateral Letter of Intent

Malta’s Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA) has signed a Letter of Intent with The Netherlands Gaming Authority on November 12, 2014. Through this LOI, the parties have demonstrated their willingness to enter into a memorandum of understanding once the Gaming and Betting Act in The Netherlands is approved. The MOU will provide a framework for […]

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Everleaf Shareholder, Austrian Jean Pavili has also been charged…

Following the indictment in the Maltese Courts in September 2014 of Michael Zwi Oros, Director and Key Official of remote gaming company Everleaf, the Lotteries and Gaming Authority announced that Shareholder, Austrian Jean Pavili has also been charged with twelve charges, including misappropriation of players’ funds and default on payments of gaming taxes and licence […]

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The Lotteries and Gaming Authority issues its interim performance results

The Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA) has announced its interim results covering the six months ended 30 June 2014, during a Press Conference held at the Hilton Hotel, on Thursday November 6, 2014. The LGA announced that the number of licences issued in 2014 went up by 25% to 401 when compared to 321 in […]

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SiGMA 2014

LGA Executive Chairman addresses SiGMA with plans of change LGA Executive Chairman for the Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA), Joseph Cuschieri, gave a speech at the Summit of iGaming in Malta (SiGMA), during which he highlighted the forthcoming challenges being faced by the Authority. LGA has been working on a number of projects during the […]

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EY Conference 2014

The Lotteries and Gaming Authority participates in the EY Conference The Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA) took part in the Ernst & Young (EY) Conference held on October 8, 2014 at the Westin Dragonara Resort, during which Malta’s attractiveness for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) was discussed. During a break-out session, sponsored by the LGA, the […]

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Consultation | Proposed Cloud Solutions for Remote Gaming Industry

The Lotteries and Gaming Authority of Malta (LGA) has recognised the advantages and options cloud solutions provide to the remote gaming industry in general. It allows for significant cuts in infrastructure and operational costs, better management and allocation of IT resources, flexibility and scalability of operations. However, the authority is cognisant of the fact that […]

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