Monthly Archives: June 2022

The Malta Gaming Authority & National Statistics Office Collaborate on a Two-Day Workshop

The Malta Gaming Authority (‘MGA’) and National Statistics Office (‘NSO’) collaborated on a two-day workshop focused on the gaming sector in Malta. The workshop was held between 27 and 28 June 2022 at the MGA’s office in SmartCity. The event served as a platform for discussing relevant developments in the gaming industry as well as […]

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Enforcement Action taken with regards to Mr Iosif Galea

The Malta Gaming Authority (‘Authority’) has notified Mr Galea with an enforcement action dated 06 June 2022, detailing its decision to cancel, in terms of Reg. 10 (1) (a) of the Gaming Compliance and Enforcement Regulations (the ‘Regulations’), any approvals issued in Mr Galea’s regard to act as director for MGA licensees. Up to the […]

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The MGA hosts delegation from the Malawi Gaming Board and the National Lotteries Board

Between the 20 and 23 of June 2022, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) received a delegation from the Malawi Gaming Board and the National Lotteries Board. The visit was requested by the Malawian regulatory authorities to learn and replicate best practices in the regulation of the online gaming sector. Following a tour of the MGA […]

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The MLRO in the Gaming Industry Conference

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), with the participation of the Financial Intelligence Analysis Unit (FIAU), hosted a conference titled The MLRO in The Gaming Sector. The objective of this conference was to further engage with the industry and provide guidance to prospective MLROs by elaborating on the authorisation process and eligibility criteria to hold this […]

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MGA Statement on Iosif Galea

The below is a statement by the Malta Gaming Authority in relation to local media articles on Mr. Iosif Galea. The MGA would like to clarify that Mr. Galea has not been employed with the Authority since March 2013. Mr. Galea held the role of Compliance Officer between December 2007 and March 2013

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