Tag Archives: Antigua
- Antigua Leisure & Gaming Association offers rescue plan
February 28, 2017
The new industry body representing Antigua-licensed online gaming operators has laid out its plan to restore Antigua’s position as a premier online gaming licensing jurisdiction. Nigel Pigott (pictured), president of the Antigua Leisure and Gaming Association (ALGA), recently unveiled the new group’s website Alga.ag. The site contains an unsparing assessment...
- New Antigua Leisure & Gaming Association formed
January 16, 2017
Antigua-licensed online gambling operators have formed a new industry association with the goal of establishing a more productive relationship with local gaming regulators. The new industry body will be known as the Antigua Leisure and Gaming Association (ALGA) and will keep its members informed via future updates at ALGA.ag. The...
- Antigua vows to defends itself from economic bullies
January 10, 2017
The government of Antigua has unveiled its new year’s resolution for 2017: stand up to economic bullies. On Monday, Governor-General of Antigua and Barbuda Sir Rodney Williams (pictured) ushered in a new session of the nation’s parliament by delivering his office’s traditional Throne speech. Among the topics the Governor-General addressed...
- Calvin Ayre Foundation invests in Antigua’s future
December 16, 2016
The Calvin Ayre Foundation has made an investment in Antigua’s future by donating US$200,000 to a fund dedicated to ensuring deserving students receive a quality education. On Tuesday, Calvin Ayre attended a ceremony at the Island Academy, an internationally accredited school in Picadilly, Antigua. There, Ayre presented Principal Portia Moursy...
- Pinnacle pulling license in Antigua over regulatory quagmire
December 13, 2016
Antigua’s plans to revamp its gambling regulatory structure will enable it to better manage its growing casino industry, while new proposals for the shrinking online gambling sector appear likely to miss their mark. Last Thursday saw the Antiguan House of Representatives debate and approve the Antigua and Barbuda Gambling Bill...
- Antigua mulls changes to online gambling rules
December 12, 2016
Antigua has proposed new rules and taxes for online gambling operators that unfortunately could have the opposite effect of what the government hopes to achieve. The Antiguan government’s Financial Services Regulatory Commission held a Gaming Sector Meeting last Thursday, which was attended by four of the eight companies currently licensed...