Chinese lottery supplier China Vanguard Group has agreed a deal to roll out interactive self-service lottery solutions in Shaanxi Province in Northwest China.
Worldwide lottery sales rose by 10 per cent during the nine month period ended September 30th, according to the latest figures released by the World Lottery Association (WLA), with continued strong growth from the Latin America and Asia Pacific regions.
Britain’s Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has launched a consultation into the lottery market and the impact of competing gambling products on funding for good causes, in order to define any need for future reform.
Lottery and gaming supplier GTECH has signed a six-year deal to provide a range of draw-based and instant-ticket solutions to its long-term partner in Mexico, Pronósticos para la Asistencia Pública.
The Texas Lottery has suspended sales of the multi-state MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB game, just two months after its launch.
The Brandenburg Lotto is set to discontinue the ODDSET sports betting product in the German state, citing changes to gambling legislation.
GTECH said Wednesday that its net income shortfall payments to the Illinois Lottery will total $97.5m during the three years it has been providing its services, with the termination of Northstar Lottery Group’s private management agreement expected to incur an additional charge of $20m in its results for the final quarter of 2014.
Chinese lottery supplier China LotSynergy has further expanded its Sports Lottery terminal business with a contract to supply its services to Shanxi Province.
Spain's Ministry of Finance has issued a €25m fine for illegal gambling activities to the Organización Impulsora de Discapacitados (OID).
Scientific Games’ much heralded new multi-state lottery game, MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES' CLUB, will be suspended across all participating US state lotteries later this month after game sales nationwide came in below industry projections.
The Illinois Lottery will seek bids for a new private lottery operator after the lottery formally terminated its private management contract with Northstar Lottery Group.