GigaMedia’s Everest Poker and BetClic Poker
Receive French Licenses
HONG KONG, June 8, 2010 — GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) today announced that its
Everest Poker and BetClic Poker operations, jointly owned with Mangas Gaming, received online
poker licenses as part of the first grant of licenses in France.
Everest Poker and BetClic Poker accounted for two of the seven licenses granted in the initial
Everest Poker and BetClic Poker expect to begin French operations in late June 2010.
Mangas Gaming is jointly owned by the Lov Group of famed media executive Stephane Courbit —
and SBM — the Société des Bains de Mer de Monaco, controlled by the Principality of Monaco.
SBM is the owner of the world renowned Monte Carlo Casino in Monaco. Mangas Gaming is a
leader in European gambling with operations including BetClic, Expekt, and Bet-at-Home, together
offering sports betting, poker and casino services to over four million registered users in over 25
GigaMedia Limited (Singapore registration number: 199905474H) is a major provider of online
entertainment software and services. GigaMedia develops and licenses software for online
gaming. GigaMedia also operates online games businesses including FunTown, a leading Asian
casual games operator and one of the world’s largest online MahJong game sites in terms of
revenues, and T2CN, a leading online sports game operator in China. More information on
GigaMedia can be obtained from www.gigamedia.com.
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looking statements are based on the company’s current expectations and involve a number of
risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those contained in such forward-
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