Yearly Archives: 2015

MGA has no connection with zolotojarbuz.com

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with zolotojarbuz.com. Any reference to the MGA and/or gaming licence/s said to be issued by the Maltese Authority, as stated on zolotojarbuz.com are false and misleading.

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MGA issues Guidelines on Technical Infrastructure for Remote Gaming Licensees

Following a public consultation with respect to the use of cloud solutions by the remote gaming industry and an assessment of the feedback received, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is publishing a set of Guidelines with respect to the technical infrastructure hosting gaming and control systems used by remote gaming licensees. The original consultation document […]

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Licence Suspended for XGame Tech Limited

The Malta Gaming Authority (hereinafter the ‘Authority’) is hereby notifying that XGame Tech Limited, remote gaming licence MGA/CL3/933/2013, has been suspended as of 14th December, 2015. XGame Tech Limited has thus been directed to indefinitely suspend all gaming operations, cease to register new players, suspend all transactions on all websites, including deposits and withdrawals, and submit all data […]

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MGA issues Position Paper on Digital Games of Skill with Prize

Following a public consultation process and an assessment of the feedback received, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is publishing its position with respect to digital games of skill with prize offered through means of distance communication. The consultation document and feedback received can be accessed on the MGA’s website through the following link. The position paper, […]

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MaltaToday interviews MGA’s Executive Chairman

The Malta Gaming Authority’s (MGA) Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri gave an exclusive interview to MaltaToday about Malta’s future in the gaming industry and the need for good regulation. The article titled, “Preparing for Malta’s ‘Silicon Valley’ of remote gaming” tackles the MGA’s continuous restructuring to enable itself to adapt to this dynamic sector and the […]

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Licence Suspended for Tarcha Group Limited

The Malta Gaming Authority (hereinafter the ‘Authority’) is hereby notifying that Tarcha Group Limited, remote gaming licence MGA/CL3/717/2010, has been suspended as of 3rd December, 2015. Tarcha Group Limited has thus been directed to indefinitely suspend all gaming operations, cease to register new players, suspend all transactions on all websites, including deposits and withdrawals, and submit all data […]

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MGA signs multilateral cooperation arrangement with EU/EEA gaming regulators

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the extraordinary expert group meeting held on 27 November 2015 on gambling services which sought to formalise the European Commission’s plans to enhance cross-border cooperation between member states through a voluntary arrangement with a view to tackle challenges related to gambling through what the Commission has described to […]

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MGA participates in the Commonwealth Business Forum

MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri during the Commonwealth Business Forum The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the Commonwealth Business Forum held between 24 and 26 November as part of CHOGM Malta 2015. The Commonwealth Business Forum, brought together Heads of Government, Ministers and top business leaders from around the world, and provided a space […]

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MGA participates at the MiGS 2015 iGaming Seminar

MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri during his presentation at MiGS 2015 iGaming Seminar The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS) 2015 held at the Corinthia Hotel in St. George’s Bay. The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri addressed the event with a presentation entitled, “Regulation for Innovation”, whereby he highlighted the […]

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Tender for the Construction, Installation & Dismantling of a Stand at ICE, iGaming Expo 2016 at Excel, London for the MGA

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has issued a tender for the Construction, Installation & Dismantling of a Stand at ICE, iGaming Expo 2016, at Excel London for the period between 2 and 4 February, 2016. Interested bidders can either request a physical copy of the tender document directly from the Authority or download it from here.   […]

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