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The MGA has no connection with casinomga.com

The Malta Gaming Authority (‘MGA’) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with ‘www.casinomga.com’. Any references made by the latter to any affiliation with the MGA and/or any gaming licence/s said to be issued by the MGA, are false and misleading.

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Malta Gaming Authority Organises Workshop for Bank of Valletta Officials

Bank of Valletta plc. (BOV) and the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) collaborated on a one-day online workshop focused on the Gaming Industry in Malta (Industry), which was held on 13 October 2020. This workshop served as a platform for both entities to delve into further detail as to how they relate to the Industry. As […]

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MGA publishes Consultation Feedback & Guidance Paper in relation to Suspicious Betting Reporting Requirements & Other Sports Integrity Matters

During May 2020, the MGA published a consultation paper in order to gather feedback on the proposed bringing into force of the Suspicious Betting Reporting Requirements together with other measures which the Authority intends to implement in support of its commitment to safeguard the integrity of sports and sports betting. This consultation was open for […]

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Suspension of Authorisation for Pocket Games Software Limited (C 76195)

The MGA has decided to suspend the authorisation awarded to Pocket Games Software Limited MGA/B2B/435/2017 effective as of 29 September 2020 in terms of Regulation 9(2) of the Gaming Compliance and Enforcement Regulations (S.L. 583.06). Pocket Games Software Limited is thus no longer authorised to carry out any gaming operations, register new players or accept […]

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Cancellation of Authorisation for Playbay Malta Limited (C 50064)

The MGA has decided to cancel the authorisation awarded to Playbay Malta Limited MGA/B2C/170/2009 effective as of 28 September 2020 in terms of Regulation 10(1) of the Gaming Compliance and Enforcement Regulations (S.L. 583.06). Playbay Malta Limited, is thus no longer authorised to carry out any gaming operations, register new players or accept new customer […]

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MGA & FIAU Webinar – The Revised Implementing Procedures of the Remote Gaming Sector – What are the major changes?

Next month, The MGA together with the FIAU are organising another webinar entitled, “The Revised Implementing Procedures of the Remote Gaming Sector – What are the major changes?” During this webinar, MGA and FIAU officials shall be discussing the key changes brought about by the amendments made in July 2020 to the Implementing Procedures Part II for […]

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Cancellation of Authorisation for Knockout Gaming Limited (C 80787)

The MGA has decided to cancel the authorisation awarded to Knockout Gaming Limited MGA/B2C/412/2017 effective as of 16 September 2020 in terms of Regulation 10(1) of the Gaming Compliance and Enforcement Regulations (S.L. 583.06). Knockout Gaming Limited, is thus no longer authorised to carry out any gaming operations, register new players or accept new customer […]

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The MGA Publishes Guidance Note on Gaming Devices and Amusement Machines

The Malta Gaming Authority is publishing a guidance note on Gaming Devices and Amusement Machines. This guidance note further clarifies which elements are taken into consideration when determining what falls under the definition of a gaming device and an amusement machine at law.

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The MGA has no connection with mgt-casino.com

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

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The Malta Gaming Authority signs MoU with the Dutch Gambling Authority

The Malta Gaming Authority (the MGA) and the Dutch Kansspelautoriteit (the Dutch Gambling Authority) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the purpose of enhanced cooperation between the two authorities. Thanks to this MoU both authorities will be supporting each other in the sharing of best practices and information in support of their […]

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