Isle of Man, January 4th 2010 – Mahjong Logic, the leading Mahjong software developer of the real money player-to-player mahjong network, is pleased to announce that the company has today obtained an online gambling licence in the Isle of Man.
As part of receiving its licence, Mahjong Logic and its management were required to satisfy the jurisdiction’s licencing requirements and comply with the stringent online gaming standards and player protection rules of the jurisdiction. This was achieved within 12 weeks of the application being filed.
“We are proud and delighted to be awarded the Isle of Man gaming licence. We applied for the prestigious Isle Of Man licence because it represents the highest standards of jurisdictional control in the gaming industry,” said Jonas Alm, CEO, Mahjong Logic. “We have several customers lined up and in the coming year we hope to grow our business with a genuinely innovative gambling offering.”
Garth Kimber, Head of e-Gaming Development at Department of Trade and Industry commented: ”I am delighted that Mahjong Logic has chosen the Isle of Man and I look forward to assisting Mahjong Logic with its future growth. This was a professional and well presented application from an innovative company with an exciting future ahead of it. The addition of Mahjong Logic to the Isle of Man e-Gaming stable is also further proof that the Island has been successful in demonstrating to leading gaming companies that it is a premier, well regulated jurisdiction with the right environment for business to develop and flourish.”
The licence delivered by Isle of Man further underlines Mahjong Logic’s continued efforts to bring a truly unique and secure gaming experience worldwide. Additionally, Mahjong Logic’s Isle of Man licence will open up more opportunities for partnerships in the gambling market all over the world.
For more information please contact
CEO, Mahjong Logic
Phone: +46-(0) 708-179491
Garth Kimber, Head of e-Gaming development
Lansons Communications contacts:
Laura Moss: 0207 294 3694, Lauram@lansons.com
Lizzi Malley: 0207 566 9717 Lizzim@lansons.com
About the Isle of Man
The Isle of Man (population 80,000) is in the middle of the Irish Sea at the centre of the British Isles. It is a self-governing British Crown Dependency with its own parliament, government and laws.
The Isle of Man has become one of the fastest growing economies in Europe in recent years, led by its international financial services sector. Business is attracted by the Island’s competitive tax regime, professional expertise, supportive government, world-class telecoms infrastructure and sound financial regulation.
Recent growth areas of the Isle of Man economy include e-commerce, manufacturing, the film industry, international shipping and aviation, and space and satellite business, while traditional sectors like tourism (and the famous TT motorcycle races), and agriculture are still important.
It is the policy of the Government of the Isle of Man to be both economically competitive and internationally responsible in supporting the interests of its people.
To discover more about the Isle of Man download the attached ‘key facts’ guide or visit the Government website at www.gov.im or the Invest in Isle of Man site at www.investiom.co.im
About Mahjong Logic:
Mahjong Logic is a versatile and innovative software development company founded in Stockholm Sweden. Mahjong Logic main focus is on development of fast, stable and flexible software for the gaming markets. Mahjong Logic offers complete online Mahjong solutions where the customer can choose from a variety of software setups and solutions.
For more information www.mahjonglogic.com