Malta’s Lotteries and Gaming Authority has a New Board

Malta’s Lotteries and Gaming Authority has a New Board

The Maltese Lotteries and Gaming Authority recently announced its new board. The board is made up of five members. The Lotteries and Gaming Authority checks applications for gaming licences to make sure the operator meets the business, legal and ethical requirements under Maltese law to be granted a gambling licence. Malta is part of the

888casino and Caesar’s Entertainment Partnership for New United States Online Poker Site

888 online poker

Online poker has only recently become legal in the State of Nevada and now two companies which are leaders in their respective fields are to join forces in order to launch the state’s second real money online poker web site. 888.com hasn’t carried out any online gambling operations in the United States since these were

The Present Situation and the Future of Online Gambling in the United Kingdom

The Present Situation and the Future of Online Gambling in the United Kingdom

At the moment under the 2005 Gambling Act, only online casino operators who hold a European Union gambling from certain countries along with holders of licences from Gibraltar, Malta, Antigua, Alderney and the Isle of Man among others are permitted to offer their services to British internet gamblers. The United Kingdom Gambling Commission has “whitelisted” 

Spain to Allow Online Slot Machines and Exchange Betting

Direccion general de ordenacion del juego

The Direccion General de Ordenacion del Juego, the Spanish gambling regulator recently made the announcement that online operators may offer slot machines and that exchange betting may be introduced in Spain. However only those operators who hold a Spanish gaming licence will be able to offer these. The process will take a certain amount of

United States First Real Money Online Poker Site Open for Business

United States First Real Money Online Poker Site Open for Business

Nevada has won the race to be the first American state to launch the first legal online poker site using real money. Since Federal legislation for online gaming is moving at an extremely slow pace, many states have taken matters into their own hands and passed legislation to allow intra state online gambling. Several other

Ontario Lottery and Gambling Corporation to set up online gambling this year

Ontario Lottery and Gambling Corporation

Seven of Canada’s provinces have introduced regulated online gaming and Ontario is to join these by the end of this year. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation set in motion in 2010 the process of choosing a company to develop its online gambling sector. The site will be set up to cater specifically to online