The lottery of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Westdeutsche Lotterie (WestLotto), has launched an investigation into claims that a consultant employed by the company to provide advice to lottery winners personally benefited from a relationship with a private bank.
Lottery and gaming supplier GTECH has signed a two-year extension to its lottery services agreement with the West Virginia Lottery.
Commencing June 28th, the extension will see GTECH deliver additional self-service products and continue the operation and maintenance of the lottery’s existing systems and terminals.
GTECH expects to receive revenues of [...]
Chinese lottery technology supplier China Vanguard Group (CVG) has entered into an agreement to provide lottery services and solutions for China Sport Lottery games in Jiangxi Province, with the company now providing its services in fourteen provinces across China.
Sports data technology provider Betegy has agreed a deal to license its sports betting prediction software to Beijing SunLoto Network & Technology, a licensed operator of China’s Welfare and Sports Lottery.
Lawmakers in the US state of Minnesota have approved legislation that will restrict the online sale of lottery tickets across the state, with the bill now heading to Governor Mark Dayton for final approval.
Malaysian conglomerate Berjaya Corporation Berhad has won an international tender to establish a computerized lottery system in Vietnam in cooperation with the state-owned Vietnam Lottery Company (Vietlott).
Lotteries comprising the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) generated total sales of nearly US$20.5bn during the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 5 per cent compared to the same period last year.
Finland’s state-owned gaming operator Veikkaus is to launch a new daily geolottery game, a product created and licensed by Swedish lottery supplier Genera Networks.
The game is officially known as Nabor, but has been renamed Nabolaget (which means ‘The Neighbours’ in Finnish) for Veikkaus.
It sees players participate using their home address. Winners [...]
New York-listed Chinese sports lottery operator 500.com has maintained that it has the relevant approvals from China’s Ministry of Finance relating to its online lottery business, after shares in the company slumped in New York yesterday following reports in China that had questioned its legality.
Gaming and lottery supplier GTECH has been awarded a ten-year deal to continue providing its lottery services to the Belgian National Lottery (Loterie Nationale), which is expected to generate approximately €125m in revenue for the company over the contract period.
The company’s subsidiary, GTECH Global Services Corporation, has been granted an [...]
Scientific Games Corporation has amended its contract with the Loteria Nacional de Beneficencia of Panama (National Lottery of Panama) to launch the country’s first online lottery game.
INTRALOT has signed an amendment to its contract with the Ohio Lottery which will see the Greek gaming technology provider supply interactive terminals and games to the lottery.