The European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services HE Mr. Charlie McCreevy will be visiting the Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA) next Thursday, 15th May 2008 at 09.30 hrs.

During his visit at the LGA’s premises, HE McCreevy will be meeting the Authority’s Chairman Dr Joseph Zammit Maempel, Mr Mario Galea, CEO of the LGA and a number of stakeholders in the gaming industry in separate meetings.

On the LGA’s agenda, the Authority is to discuss the gaming services offered in Malta and the current situation of Cross Border services in gaming across the European Union.

Furthermore, the European Commissioner will also be meeting the Prime Minister, Dr Lawrence Gonzi at 12.00hrs to further discuss amongst other topics the issue of gaming services.

The Lotteries and Gaming Authority is a public single regulatory body that is responsible for the governance of all forms of gaming in Malta. More information on the LGA may be found on www.lga.org.mt or mail to info@lga.org.mt