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Tender for the Construction, Installation & Dismantling of a Stand at ICE, iGaming Expo 2017 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 2017, at Excel London for the period between 7 and 9 February, 2017. 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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MGA Participates at the SiGMA 2016 iGaming Summit

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the Summit of iGaming Malta (SiGMA) 2016 held at the InterContinental Arena between 16 and 19 November 2016. SiGMA brought together the entire gaming community, from affiliates and operators to regulators and service providers. (From left to right) Michele Magro from MGA, Ben Carlotti from Oulala, Jeffrey Haas […]

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Poker Tournament (Locations) Regulations Published

A new subsidiary legislation entitled the Poker Tournament (Locations) Regulations (S.L. 400.03) has been published under the Gaming Act (Chapter 400 of the Laws of Malta). The law is of relevance to the land-based casino sector, and establishes the procedures and parameters to be followed by casino licence holders in organising large scale poker tournaments […]

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MGA participates at the MiGS 2016 iGaming Seminar

MGA’s Executive Chairman, Mr Joseph Cuschieri The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS) 2016 held at the Hilton Hotel in St. Julian’s between 8 and 9 Nov 2016. The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri addressed the event by giving a regulatory update highlighting salient points which call for efficacy, relevance […]

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MGA Participates at the IMGL Autumn Conference 2016

The MGA took part in the 2016 Autumn Conference of the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL) which was held in the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin, Ireland on the 24 and 25 October 2016.  A number of discussions were held at the conference dealing with various topical issues such as betting and sport integrity, eSports, […]

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MGA participates in the East meets West Regulators summit and the IAGR Conference 2016

The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri took part in the second East meets West regulators summit which took place in the Philippines between 25 and 28 October, 2016. The summit focused on developments in the Asian gaming market but also included topics related to anti-money laundering, match fixing and regulatory policy developments in Europe, US […]

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MGA Regulatory notice on black-white-casino.com

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

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SiGMA Magazine features Interview with MGA’s Executive Chairman

The SiGMA Fall/Winter 2016 Magazine Edition features an interview with the Malta Gaming Authority’s (MGA) Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri, titled “A message from the MGA”. The interview focuses on the encouraging signs of healthy resilience exhibited by the remote gaming industry in Malta, despite the challenges Malta and this sector continue to face. Mr Cuschieri […]

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MGA Participates in the EiG Gaming Expo 2016

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is once again participating in the annual EiG (Excellence in iGaming) Gaming Expo 2016, which is being held between the 18 and 20 October, 2016, at the Arena Halle in Berlin, Germany. The MGA is being represented by a team of staff members who are providing information about Malta’s regulatory framework […]

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MGA Publishes Feedback in relation to the Consultation on the draft Code of Commercial Communications

Following a public consultation process, titled ‘Code of Commercial Communications’, on the need for the current rules on the advertising of gaming services to be updated to better reflect the sector’s development, in terms of player behaviour, marketing techniques, new technologies, regulatory practice, and the needs of society in general, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) […]

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