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New Zealand names first TAB NZ Board after racing reforms

The New Zealand Government has announced the first board of directors of TAB NZ as it works to finalise the operational transition of the organisation.

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Tabcorp and New Zealand Racing Board strengthen partnership

Australia’s Tabcorp and the New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) have agreed a number of wagering and broadcast deals that strengthen their partnership.

The new agreements guarantee [...]

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Stats Perform

New Zealand Cricket selects Stats Perform as official data partner

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has renewed its exclusive official data partnership with Stats Perform for international and domestic competitions.

The deal sees Stats Perform’s Opta data [...]

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Intralot seals new gaming machine monitoring deal in New Zealand

Athens-listed Intralot has secured a new three-year deal to continue providing Electronic Monitoring Services (EMS) in New Zealand.

The agreement with the country’s Department of Internal [...]

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Lotto New Zealand

Lotto New Zealand sees surge in online play during lockdown

Lotto New Zealand has outlined plans for a new technology platform after experiencing disruptions due to surging demand for online lottery products.

Lotto New Zealand has [...]

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New Zealand casinos return to normal as COVID-19 restrictions lifted

The government of New Zealand has confirmed that the country will move to Alert Level 1 of its COVID-19 recovery plan from June 9, lifting [...]

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New Zealand’s RITA lays off TAB staff due to COVID-19

New Zealand’s Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) has confirmed that it will lay off around 230 roles in response to the impact of COVID-19.

The decision [...]

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New Zealand provides racing industry with $72.5m support package

The government of New Zealand has announced a NZ$72.5m (€40.7m) COVID-19 emergency support package for the racing industry.

The support package consists of a $50m relief [...]

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SkyCity warns of staff cuts as casinos set to reopen in New Zealand

SkyCity Entertainment Group will reopen three of its casinos in New Zealand on Thursday after the government eased the country’s COVID-19 restrictions, although the company [...]

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New Zealand racing suspended as TAB retail outlets prepare to close

New Zealand has suspended all racing with immediate effect as the country prepares to close down all non-essential services for at least a month.

The TAB and New [...]

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Raketech acquires iGaming affiliate Lead Republik

Stockholm-listed Raketech has acquired all of the assets of Malta-based iGaming affiliate Lead Republik for €1.4m.

The purchase price represents a multiple of approximately 3x EBITDA and includes [...]

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New Zealand racing industry reform enters final stage

The government of New Zealand is nearing the completion of its racing industry reforms with the first reading of the Racing Industry Bill in parliament Tuesday.

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