Lotteries Announce First Special Draw of the Year, Easter Duo Has an Estimated
Prize of R$30 Million
BRAZIL (March 1, 2021) -- The bets
for the Easter Double, CAIXA Lotteries' first special contest in the year,
start this Monday (03/01).
The prize is estimated at R $ 30 million and the
draw will be held on April 3.
Lottery Announces Annual Audited Results; Over $1 Billion in Revenue Generated
for the State
TRENTON, NJ (March 1, 2021)
The New Jersey Lottery released its Audit Report for Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20)
today, marking the third consecutive year that the Lotterys contribution
to support the States financial obligations is over $1 billion. The
report is available for review on the Lotterys website.
Florida Lottery Sets National Record for Highest Scratch-Off
Resulting in More Than $35 Million
Generated for Florida Education!
TALLAHASSEE, Florida (March 2, 2021)
Today, the Florida Lottery announced that Scratch-Off ticket sales for
the week ending February 28, 2021, exceeded $193.5 million, setting a new
industry record for the highest single-week Scratch-Off sales of any Lottery in
Gaming Control Board Recognizes March as Problem Gambling Awareness
HARRISBURG, PA (February 26, 2021)
-- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) recognized March as Problem
Gambling Awareness Month in order to promote resources intended to help
individuals with a gambling problem.
Austrias Online Gambling Regulation Needs the Right
VIENNA, Austria (February 18, 2021)
-- Today were seeing EU policymakers begin to adapt their regulatory
rulebooks to the new realities of the digital age, including measures to better
regulate the near monopoly power of various US tech giants. But at the same
time, we should..........
Betting and Gaming Council Pledges to Keep Up the
Momentum as New Report Suggests Problem and At-Risk Gambling Rates Are
LONDON, U.K. (February 24, 2021) --
The Betting and Gaming Council has pledged to keep up the momentum
in its quest to raise standards after a new report suggested that problem and
at-risk gambling rates are falling.
National Commission to Combat the Manipulation of Sports Competitions and
Betting Fraud Celebrates Its First Plenary Session of the
SPAIN (February 26, 2021) -- On
February 24, the first meeting of the year by the Plenary of the National
Commission to combat the manipulation of sports competitions and betting fraud
(hereinafter CONFAD) took place, which has as main purpose to prevent and
combat the manipulation of sports competitions and betting fraud through
coordinated action among all its members.
Massachusetts Lottery Increases Fiscal Year 2021 Net Profit
DORCHESTER, MA (March 1, 2021) --
The Massachusetts State Lottery today announced that it is increasing its net
profit projection for the 2021 fiscal year from $940 million to $985 million as
a result of its strong performance through the first seven months of the fiscal
Sächsische Lotto-GmbH Looks Back on a Successful
LEIPZIG, Germany (February 24, 2021)
-- The Sächsische Lotto-GmbH can look back on a successful year. The
stakes increased by 6.5% to 328 million euros. On average, each Saxon invested
80 euros in 2020.
Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Launches Website to Promote
LITTLE ROCK, AR (March 2, 2021) --
The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery (ASL) launched a new microsite today designed
to help educate players on how to participate responsibly, understand game odds
and get any needed help for problem gambling.
Committee Proposes Ukraine Adopt Revised Taxation of Income
from the Organization and Conduct of Gambling and
Ukraine committee approves 10% tax rate
for all forms of gambling
UKRAINE (February 25, 2021) -- On
February 25, the Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy met by video
Lottery Anonymity and Prize Information
TRENTON, NJ (February 25, 2021)
The New Jersey Lottery today presents all prizes over $1 million that
have been claimed since legislation was enacted on January 21, 2020 through the
end of 2020 to allow winners to choose to remain anonymous.
International Game Technology PLC Reports Fourth Quarter And
Full Year 2020 Results
LONDON, March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/
-- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) today reported
financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020.
Becomes Fifth Lottery to Launch IWGs Jackpot-enabled
U.K. (March 3 2021) Instant
Win Gaming (IWG), the leading supplier of digital e-Instant games to
NASPL/WLA-member lotteries, has strengthened its partnership with long-term
customer British Colombia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) with the delivery of its
highly successful InstantJackpots module.