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Old 07-15-2017, 01:45 AM   #4951
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Most poker players don't bother with residency because they are from the EU.
If I have a UK passport, does that still count as EU resident for not needing residency documents to stay in malta past 3 months? (edit: given brexit)
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Old 07-16-2017, 06:11 AM   #4952
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If I have a UK passport, does that still count as EU resident for not needing residency documents to stay in malta past 3 months? (edit: given brexit)
For now, yes. Whether that's still true after Brexit depends on ongoing negotiations.
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Old 07-16-2017, 06:19 AM   #4953
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For now, yes. Whether that's still true after Brexit depends on ongoing negotiations.
Although Brexit wouldn't impact the UK's membership as an EEA state would it? Because their constituents have the same flexibility for living in Malta for extended durations.
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Old 07-16-2017, 01:47 PM   #4954
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Although Brexit wouldn't impact the UK's membership as an EEA state would it? Because their constituents have the same flexibility for living in Malta for extended durations.
After Brexit, UK would have to join EFTA to remain part of EEA. Alternatively, UK can negotiate similar rights for its citizens directly with the EU (like Switzerland).

None of this is automatic.
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Old 07-19-2017, 03:15 PM   #4955
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fResh in Malta! Anyone lives here and wants to have a chat, PM please.
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Old 07-19-2017, 05:28 PM   #4956
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After Brexit, UK would have to join EFTA to remain part of EEA. Alternatively, UK can negotiate similar rights for its citizens directly with the EU (like Switzerland).

None of this is automatic.
I see. From a brief googling it appears that the UK should still be a member of the EEA till spring '19 although I'm not sure how reliable that will be. I'm sure that after a year of living in malta (jan 18->?) I will have a better idea of whether I want to stay there and can reevaluate at that point. Thx for the input
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Old 07-20-2017, 06:39 AM   #4957
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Hey! Are there (m)any of you working in the gaming industry in Malta?
My girlfriend and I are feeling like we want to try something new and Malta doesn't sound bad at all. If so, I would apply for a job in the gaming industry as
there seems to be many jobs for finnish/english speaking people.

How have you experienced working there?
Is the pay around 20k€ a year for a customer support agent?
Good and bad things? Apart from the weather of course

Google has helped me a bit, but I would like to hear about your experiences in Malta.
Any info is appreciated guys! Thanks
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Old 07-20-2017, 11:20 AM   #4958
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Is the pay around 20k€ a year for a customer support agent?
Yes, that's the lower end.
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Old 07-20-2017, 01:21 PM   #4959
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Yes, that's the lower end.
yeah 18 - 24k seems to be the answer for customer support jobs. thanks for the answer man been doing research a lot but cant find this:
do they ask for criminal record? Betsson lists NO CRIMINAL RECORD as requirement but no other company has done that from what I've seen and I've looked up way too many listings
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Old 07-20-2017, 02:47 PM   #4960
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do they ask for criminal record? Betsson lists NO CRIMINAL RECORD as requirement but no other company has done that from what I've seen and I've looked up way too many listings
Yes, it's a pretty common request. Even if it is lot listed in the job description, it might later be part of the process.
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Old 07-20-2017, 03:39 PM   #4961
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I just moved to Malta for iGaming and poker. Everone I have encountered except of one of one company has asked for a police attest yes.

I think its pretty nice here. Good prices atleast for me that comes from Norway. And alot of tourists, amazing weather (maybe a little bit to hot now but thats fine) - etc... Good partylife, alot of beautiful girls etc... Yeah PM me for any questions.

And if anyone lives at Malta and want to have a chat pm me..
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Old 07-21-2017, 07:48 AM   #4962
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Re: Malta Chatter Thread

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Hey! Are there (m)any of you working in the gaming industry in Malta?
My girlfriend and I are feeling like we want to try something new and Malta doesn't sound bad at all. If so, I would apply for a job in the gaming industry as
there seems to be many jobs for finnish/english speaking people.

How have you experienced working there?
Is the pay around 20k€ a year for a customer support agent?
Good and bad things? Apart from the weather of course

Google has helped me a bit, but I would like to hear about your experiences in Malta.
Any info is appreciated guys! Thanks
Hi,

You shouldn't have any trouble finding a decent job here in Malta if you speak Finnish. I've sent you a DM with one of my friend's email address, she works for a recruiting company and is constantly looking for new people. She could help you out with all of this and other questions you might have.
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