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Thursday April 26, 2018 (Updated 16:30 AEST)
  • German State Lotteries Are Under Pressure from Unregulated "Second Lotteries".
  • Lotteries Council Chief Calls for Faster Reform of 'Outdated' Law.
  • Public Hearing Debates Proposal That Redistributes Funds from Lotteries to Sport.
  • Government Crisis Risks Up to €3 Billion in Gaming Revenue.
  • West Virginia Lottery Upgrades Underway with IGT.
  • Publication of Interim Independent Review of Integrity In Tennis.
  • WV Lottery Tickets and Online Games Are Booming; Achieve Eight Percent Upswing in Year-to-Date Revenue.
  • Swiss to Vote on a New Gambling Law.
  • Gambling Market in Germany Grows in 2017 by €300 Million Euros.
  • Belgium Defines Video Game Loot Boxes as Illegal Gambling.
  • Call to Split PAGCOR's Regulatory, Commercial Functions.
  • Sands China Net Revenue Up 17 Percent in Q1 2018.
  • Bill to Legalize Fantasy Sports Gambling Fails in Minnesota House.
  • PCSO General Manager Vows Transparency in Agencies Sales, Performance.
  • The Global State of Online Gambling Regulation.


  • Inspired Announces Content Deal with Novomatic.
  • Lahcene Merzoug Appointed President of Cherry Subsidiary ComeOn.
  • Stride Enhances Aspers Casino Online Offering with Greentube Content.


Thursday April 26, 2018
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MAGNUM's New Game Offers Winners RM1,000 a Day for 20 Years.
China's Lottery Sales Up 9.4 Percent in Q1.
National Lottery Regulator Blocked 'Monopoly-Type' Lottery Scratch-Cards.
Taiwan Lottery's New NT$15 Million 'Double Win' Game Kicks Off.
Massachusetts Lottery Profits Down 8 Percent.
Lotex Attracts Interest from IGT, Scientific Games, Tactics and INTRALOT.
State Lottery Business Posts Growth of 21 % in 2017-18.
La Lotería de Río Negro Employees Press Their Claim for Incentive Payments.
Nederlandse loterij Invests €165 Millionin the Netherlands.
The PA Has a Vacancy for a Lottery Sales Director of Key/Corporate Accounts.
Norway: Changes to the Rules on Prohibition of Payment for Money Gambling.
Despite the Controversy Over Its Participation, Caixa was in the Last Road Show of LOTEX.
The Legality for the Forced Closure of Illegal Gambling Facilities Confirmed.
Treasury Backs Reduced £2 Stake for Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals.
Michael Kogeler Appointed Group Chief Operating Officer at INTRALOT.
Game Account Network Opens Digital Marketing Agency in Tel Aviv, Israel.
LOTTO24 AG: Conference Call Invitation, Publication of the Quarterly Statement as of 31 March 2018.
The Stars Group Completes Australian Acquisitions.
Inspired Announce the Launch of New Virtual Sports Content with Snaitech.
NetEnt's Nominating Committee Announce Proposal for New Chairman of the Board.
BETDAQ Celebrates Punchestown Festival Sponsorship Extension with 'Honesty Bar' and Gold Saddle Cloth Initiative.
Imperial Play to Accept CashBet Coin for Cryptocurrency Payments.
Lightning Box sign Penn Interactive.
Mr Green Goes Live With Pragmatic Play Content.
SIS Strengthens Sales Team with Trio of Appointments.
EquiLottery CEO takes the Platform at GiGse to Explain Why Lotteries Are Just Scratching the Service.

Wednesday April 25, 2018
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Lotto Winnings Stamp Duty Rises.
National Lottery Regulator to be Quizzed by Members of Dail Éireann About Unclaimed Prize Money.
Non-profits Get Boost from New Charitable Gambling Businesses.
Nederlandse loterij in Motion Award Rewards Initiatives that Contribute to a Happier and Healthier Netherlands.
A Lotto Revolution: Lottoland Launches Hourly Draw Games with Jackpots Up to £160 Million.
Technology Taking Lottery Gaming to New Realms.
Industry, Academics and Advocates Unite to Launch Responsible Gaming Collaborative.
Premier Announces New KZN Gambling and Betting Board.
De Kansspelautoriteit: No Abuses in Arcades, but Modernization Regulations Are Necessary.
Work by the Gambling Commission's Intelligence Team Results in FA Six Year Footballer Ban.
Spillemyndigheden to Launch New Applications for Land-Based Casinos.
Malta Gaming Authority Appoints New Chief Executive Officer.
Gibraltar Signs Continued Access Agreement with the UK for Online Gaming Sector.
Slovenia Will Not Be Opening Up Its Sports Betting Market to Foreign Providers.
Video Lottery Terminals Help Swell Government Coffers.
Crown Casino Under Fire in Fresh Poker Machine Tampering Claims.
Melco Partners with Garena to Bring eSports to Macau.
Habanero Signs RWB Solutions International Deal.
Proposed Sale of Sportech's Netherlands Business Racing BV.

Tuesday April 24, 2018
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Sales of Electronic Pull-Tab Games Are Up 500 Percent in the Past Two Years in Minnesota.
Lottery Company AS Eesti Loto Achieved a Better than Expected Performance.
Lotto Marketing Companies Have a Role to Create Jobs: Super 4 Intelec Chairman.
Italian Regulator Reveals Applicants for Online Gambling Licenses.
Government Pledges Support for Gaming Commission.
Nevada Gaming Commission Amends Regulations for Dealing with Impaired Gamblers.
Former Sky Channel and Tatts Group Executive Brendan Parnell Has Been Appointed the New Chief Executive of Racing Queensland.
Philippines Gaming Regulator Says No Confirmation Yet on Shelving of Galaxy Project in Boracay.
Colombia Rules Out the Shared Liquidity of Poker.
Treasury Hits Gamblers with 20 Per Cent Winning Tax.
Gaming Regulator Investigating Lottoland's Advertising to Determine if it Violates State Gambling Laws.
Allegations of Widespread Misconduct in Retail Giants Nationwide Poker Machine Division Prompts $9 Billion Superannuation Fund to Reconsider Investment.
Government Urged to Renege on Plan to Introduce Poker Machines at Canberra Casino.
PhilWeb Sees 1Q18 Revenue Surge 236%.
Australian Betting Market Dominated by Racing.
Onshore Casino Operators Demand Licence Fee Reduction.
Pollard Banknote Revs Up Its Licensed Portfolio with the Legendary Chevrolet® Silverado®.
Go Beyond the Reels with Betsoft at G2E Asia.
Chinese Lottery supplier China Vanguard You Champion Holdings Has Signed an Agreement to Expand Sports Lottery and Online Lottery Products in Hainan.
The Stars Group to Acquire Sky Betting & Gaming for $4.7 Billion.
Play'n GO Victorious at Global Regulatory Awards.

Monday April 23, 2018
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Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich Announces He Intends To Retire Late This Year Or In Early 2019.
Iowa Lottery Wins International Gaming-Compliance Award For Work In Investigation.
NANA's Position on Lottoland's Offer to Newsagents.
Governor Looks to Keno to Fund teacher Pay Package.
Kerala High Court Rules State GST Rules on Other State Lotteries Unconstitutional.
LaPolitics: As Gaming Tension Mounts, Lottery Gets Overlooked.
Dutch Gaming Authority: Some Loot Boxes Conflict with Gambling Law.
Newsagents Association Demand the Government to Scrap Proposed Ban on Lottoland.
Attitudes to Gambling - Latest Victorian Data.
Tax Review Bill a Win for Gaming Firms.
William Hill Have Become the Latest Firm to Offer a Minimum Bet Guarantee.
MPs to Try Again on Sports Betting Liberalisation.
Betsson Appoints Former Svenska Spel Executive as Chief Strategy Officer and Responsible for the Swedish Market.
International Game Technology PLC Releases Notice of 2018 Annual General Meeting and 2017 Annual Reports and Accounts.
Net Gaming Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Assets in the DACH Region.
Videoslots Leads the Way with Eight Women in Gaming Award Nominations.
Twelve40 Integrates Wazdan Content.

Friday April 20, 2018
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Cabinet Approves Proposed Amendment to Enable Online Lotto Sales.
Vote to Readjust Amounts Paid to Lottery by Caixa Postponed.
Let's Get it Started: Georgia Lottery Kicks Off First Terrific Cash Tuesday Drawing.
La Lotería de Concepción Rejects Damaged Ticket Claiming US$4 Million.
The New York Lottery Has a Vacancy for a Chief Financial Officer.
Blackhawk Network File US Patent Application for Methods for Selling Pre-Printed Online Lottery Tickets.
Milestone Entertainment Issued US Patent for Methods and Apparatus for Enhanced Play in Lottery and Gaming Environments.
Gaming Arcades in NRW No Longer Require Permission According to § 33i GewO.
Italy Rolls Out Self-Exclusion Scheme.
No Talks on Eventual Gaming Legalisation in Hainan During Boao Forum - CE.
No Bids Received Today At Gaming Control Board's Category 4 Casino Auction.
The Italian Online Gaming Market Reaches €1.38 Billion GGR.
Interstate Online Poker Hopeful to Launch May 1 for Delaware, Nevada & New Jersey Poker Players.
NSoft and Bingwabet Join Forces in Africa.
AGS Will Continue to Prove it's "Obsessed with the Game™" at NIGA 2018.
Betgenius Appoint Alonso Jibaja to Lead LatAm Expansion.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) First Lab Accredited to Test and Certify Skill-Based Amusement Machines (SBAM) in Ohio.
Bede Takes Pride Welcoming Rocket X, Part of The LeoVegas Mobile Group, to The Pack.
Aristocrat Awarded Miccosukee Resort & Casino's Systems Business.
Inspired's Omni-Channel Games Launch Online and Mobile in Italy.
GLMS Services Presented at the ALA Seminar on Sports Betting.
Lightning Box Purrs Into Action With Silver Lioness4x.
G2E Asia 2018 Confirms Keynotes and Distinguished Panel.

Vol. 83 No. 4
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Totolotek, INTRALOT's Subsidiary in Poland Renews EL Responsible Gaming Certification.
CT Lottery Wins "Local Corporation of the Year" Award from Greater New England Minority Supplier Development Council. \
Tennessee Lottery Sets New Record for Sales; Total Raised for Education Crosses $4.5 Billion.
Codere Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the First Sports Bet in Spain.
Gaming Innovation Group Appoints Anna-Lena Åström New Head of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications.
Successful Completion of APLA/WLA Seminar 2018: Report.
PA Lottery Expands Debit, Mobile Pay Options.
Gambling Commission Appoints Neil McArthur as Chief Executive.
14 Tennesseans Win Over $3.6 Million from Non-Winning Instant Lottery Tickets.
SIS Continues Online Growth with Unibet Agreement.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) First Lab Accredited to Test and Certify Skill-Based Amusement Machines (SBAM) in Ohio.
Interstate Online Poker Hopeful to Launch May 1 for Delaware, Nevada & New Jersey Poker Players.

Vol. 83 No. 3
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Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Report Record Sales for All Products in March.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Names Johan Jonsson-Granberg Client Services Manager.
Kentucky Lottery Sales Began 29 Years Ago.
Three Arkansas Players to Participate in BILLION DOLLAR CHALLENGE™
WyoLotto Transfers $1.4 Million to Wyoming.
Four New Florida Lottery Scratch-Off Games Offer Millions in Cash Prizes!
Missouri Lottery Honored for Accounting Excellence.
CT Lottery Interim President and CEO Awarded Responsible Gambling Award by Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling.
Sales of Lottery Scratch Tickets in Iowa Set New Overall Monthly Record.
iSoftBet's Latest Game, Legend of Loki, to Intrigue Players Everywhere.
ARJEL Review of the 2017 Authorized Online Game Market.
Re-Regulation of the Swedish Gambling Market - Licence System to be Introduced.
Creative Sports Lottery Marketing Campaign by AGTech.

Vol. 83 No. 2
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Celebrate Good Times: Georgia Lottery Offers Players Chances to Win $1M and $25K Cash Prizes.
Arizona Lottery Launches The Voice© Scratchers® Ticket.
PA Lottery Scratch-Offs Winners Claim Over $189.7 Million in March.
New April Games Spring Up in Arkansas.
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Approves Temporary Interactive Gaming Regulations Which Addresses 'skins.'
World's First Clear Plastic Scratch Game Launched in Idaho.
Governor Inslee Confirms Marcus Glasper Director of the Washington State Lottery.
Worldwide Lottery Sales Top US$304 Billion.
The Florida Lottery's New $30 Game on Hazen Holographic Board Has Generated Their Best Weekly Sales Ever Recorded.
Sugal & Damani and The Stars Group Announce April Launch of
Most Significant Gaming Reforms in a Decade Introduced in NSW.

Vol. 83 No. 1
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IGT and HTC VIVE Partner to Deliver World-Class Virtual Reality Casino Entertainment.
Kentucky Lottery Sales Continue Positive Trend.
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation's the Big Spin Instant Game Gives Players a New Way to Win!
Multi-State Lottery Association Concludes RNG Analysis and Issues Report.
ZEAL Group Confirms 2017 Results Exceed Guidance Following Strong Fourth Quarter.
Gambling Business Changing Its Promotions.
Gambling Commission Makes Online Gambling Safer.
Betbright Sign Up to Betradar's Managed Trading Services (MTS).
NetBet Launch Realistic Games Content.
PA Gaming Control Board to Accept Interactive Gaming Operator Applications Starting June 4th.
Aristocrat Brings Popular Links, Successful Cabinets to FADJA 2018.
SBTech Launch Latest Danske Spil Site
Habanero Conjures Up Presto! Slot.
Yggdrasil Agrees Stanleybet Deal.

Vol. 82 No. 13
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Maltco Lotteries in "2018 Year of Retail".
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Names Raul Bouchot Senior Client Services Representative.
Lottery and Betting Operator OPAP's Horse races SA in Strategic Partnership with Nicosia Race Club.
OLG Selects Service Provider for Central Gaming Bundle.
Fortuna Entertainment Group Report Net profit in 2017 Increased by 86.4%.
The Quality Group - Lottery Solutions GmbH / New Focus - New Name.
PA Lottery's New MONOPOLY™ Second-Chance Drawing Opens.
From Construction to Cash Counting, AGE 2018 Has Everything a Hospitality Venue Needs.
Global Lottery Monitoring System President Inaugurates New Operational Hub in Hong Kong.
INTRALOT Receives Anti-Bribery Management Systems Certification ISO 37001.
Wymac Gaming Solutions Joins Gaming Technologies Association.
Playtech BGT Sports Unveils Retail Cash-Out Improvements.
Realistic Games Adds New Account Managers.
PA Gaming Control Board to Accept Interactive Gaming Petitions By Casinos Starting April 16th.
Online Lottery Wagers to More than Double, Reaching $76 Billion by 2022, as Mobile Drives Demand.
New Hampshire Lottery Will Not Appeal Powerball Ruling.

Vol. 82 No. 12
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IGT Signs Patent Cross-License Agreement with The NOVOMATIC Group.
N.C. Education Lottery Commission Selects New Executive Director.
Florida Lottery Celebrates Latest Milestone of $33 Billion in Contributions to Education over 30 Years.
Lottery Drawings Produce $5.9 Million in Winnings in February While Scratch-Off Winners Claim $11 Million.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Names Blaine Preston Senior Client Services Representative.
DC Lottery Welcomes DC2 to Family of Numbers Games.
Hurry! Registration for APLA/WLA Seminar 2018 in New Delhi, India - Closing on March 25, 2018.
Aristocrat Files Suit to Defend Buffalo™ Brand and Intellectual Property Against Trademark and Trade Dress Infringement.
White and Miller Progress Bacta Case in Whitehall.
Veikkaus' Year 2017: The First Year of the New Veikkaus Went According to Expectations.
The Florida Lottery Introduces Two New Fast Play Games - the Fastest Way to Win!
Marking 46th Anniversary, PA Lottery Prepares for iLottery, Keno, Virtual Sports Monitor Games.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Becomes First Test Lab to Issue IP Blocking Certificates for Philippines Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) License Holders.
Yggdrasil Continues Italy Expansion with Lottomatica Agreement.

Vol. 82 No. 11
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New Mexico State Bird Featured in New Lottery Game.
New Arkansas Lottery March Games Multiply the Fun!
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Welcomes Global Audience to its 18th Annual North American Regulators Roundtable.
North Carolina Education Lottery Hits $20 Billion Sales Record.
Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Launches New Branding Campaign.
Iowa Lottery is Finalist for International Gaming-Compliance Award for Work in Investigation.
Michigan Lottery Teams Up with Speedway to Give Players a Chance to win Free Fuel for a Year.
PA Lottery Fast Play Games Award Over $94 Million in First Year.
Florida Lottery Shatters All Records Nationwide To Achieve the Best Scratch-Off Sales Week In History.
Giancarlo Sergi Appointed as New GLMS General Secretary.
Play'n GO in Running for Three Global Regulatory Awards.
PA Lottery Scratch-Offs Winners Claim Over $168 Million in February.
Lottery Expert Miriam Lindhorst Joins the adesso Team.
Gaming Standards Association Creates Landmark TPI (Third-Party Interface) Standard, Streamlining iGaming Platform Interfaces.

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