Login/Register
NetEnt
NetEnt
Solitics
BigTimeGaming

Malaysian authorities crack down on iGaming text advertising

17th November 2016 10:26 am GMT

Malaysia's Ministry of Communications and Multimedia has revealed that more than 12,000 phone numbers used to promote online gambling have been shut down.

The numbers were sending out communications for gambling operators via text message, prompting the Ministry to order telecommunications providers to shut them down under Section 263 of the country's 1998 Communications and Multimedia Act.

In total 12,449 numbers have been shut down, the Ministry said.

"Based on the analysis by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia [...]

Continue reading

Subscribe for full access to Gaming Intelligence including premium news content, feature articles, news archive, company profiles and more. Includes subscription to the print edition of GIQ magazine and postage.

Subscribe

Already a subscriber or registered user? Login

Pragmatic Play
Future Anthem
Skywind
Greentube
EveryMatrix
Playtech
Solitics