Author Archives: Malta Gaming Authority

The National Statistics Office Publishes its Quarterly Report – The Gaming Sector Continues to Grow

The gaming industry continued to grow sustainably during the first quarter of 2017. This was reflected in an increase in the number of remote gaming licence applications received, from 22 in Q1/2016 to 44 in Q1/2017. Furthermore, the MGA issued 26 remote gaming licences during the first quarter of 2017 compared to 14 licences issued […]

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SKY Betting and Gaming Applies for an MGA license – MGA publishes regulatory data for the period Jan – Apr 2017

The MGA is announcing that it has received a formal application from Sky Betting and Gaming for a sports betting license. Joseph Cuschieri, Executive Chairman of the MGA said “We are delighted that a prestigious operator and brand like Skybet applied for a license with the MGA. It is encouraging to see that Malta’s reputation […]

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MGA Reacts To International Media Articles

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) makes reference to a number of media articles which appeared on various international online news portals. The MGA strongly objects to the articles in question which contain factual inaccuracies and a misleading portrayal of the Malta Gaming Authority and the way it operates. The articles in question are based on […]

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Licence Suspended for Vodoo Limited

The Malta Gaming Authority (hereinafter the ‘Authority’) is hereby notifying that Vodoo Limited, remote gaming licence MGA/CL2/1097/2015, has been suspended as of 16th of May, 2017. Vodoo 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 and documentation […]

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MGA has no connection with netplaypoker.com and sbsnetplay.com

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with netplaypoker.com and sbsnetplay.com. Any reference to the MGA on both websites is false and misleading.

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The MGA participates in the National Conference on New Economic Growth Areas organised by EY & the Economic & Financial Affairs Parliamentary Committee

The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri this morning addressed the National Conference on New Economic Growth Areas organised by the Economic and Financial Affairs Parliamentary Committee in conjunction with EY Malta, which was held at the Le Meridien Hotel in St Julians. The conference which was addressed by Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, brought together key […]

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MGA attends the 2017 Gambling Seminar Series entitled ‘Regulating the Future’ organised by the Parliamentary All Party Betting and Gaming Group UK

The MGA’s Executive Chairman Joseph Cuschieri participated in the 2017 Gambling Seminar Series organised by the Parliamentary All Party Betting and Gaming Group entitled  ‘Regulating the Future’, co-Chaired by Philip Davies MP and Baroness Golding, held on the 29th March 2017 at the MacMillan Suite, Portcullis House, London. This seminar brought together the insight of three […]

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Licence Suspended for Random Games Limited

The Malta Gaming Authority (hereinafter the ‘Authority’) is hereby notifying that Random Games Limited, remote gaming licence MGA/CL1/670/2010, has been suspended as of 3rd March, 2017. Random Games 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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