Mississippi Lottery Corporation President Tom Shaheen to Retire
End of June
JACKSON, MISS. (March 24, 2021)
The Mississippi Lottery Corporation (MLC) President Tom Shaheen today
announced he will retire June 30 of this year.
Pennsylvania Lottery Launches Cash 5 With Quick
MIDDLETOWN, PA (March 24, 2021)
The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced it is revamping its longest-
running jackpot game, Cash 5, by launching Cash 5 with Quick Cash. The Cash 5
with Quick Cash game is the same nightly draw game that players have always
enjoyed, but now offers a chance to instantly win $2 or $6.
Connecticut Lottery Corporation Statement on Lamont-Tribal
Sports Betting and Online Gaming Agreement
ROCKY HILL, CT (March 18, 2021)
The Connecticut Lottery Corporation today released a statement from its
Board of Directors Chair Rob Simmelkjaer and its President and CEO Greg Smith
regarding Governor Ned Lamonts landmark agreement between the state and
its two tribal nations on sports betting and online gaming.
Commission Model for Svenska Spel's Gaming and Lottery
VISBY, Sweden (March 22, 2021) --
Today, March 22, Svenska Spel introduces a new commission model for gaming and
lottery agents. This is done with the aim of keeping Svenska Spel competitive
and at the same time giving the agents a continued attractive remuneration for
the sale of games.
Churchill Downs Incorporated Selects Konami Gamings
Historical Horse Racing Machines for Launch Across Kentucky
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 24, 2021) --
Incorporated (CDI) (Nasdaq: CHDN) announced an agreement to
purchase a strong line-up of the latest historical racing machines
(HRMs) by Konami Gaming, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer
of gaming technology.
Michigan Lottery Contributes Record $1.179 Billion to Michigan
Schools in 2020
Michigan (March 24, 2021) -- The
Michigan Lottery raised more than $1.179 billion for Michigan schools in fiscal
year 2020. This marks the sixth record-setting year in a row for Lottery
contributions to the School Aid Fund and the second consecutive year that the
Lottery has generated more than $1 billion for public education in a single
F&B Receives Extended Trust as an Agency Within Strategic Brand Design for
VISBY, Sweden (March 19, 2021) -- In
the autumn of 2020, Svenska Spel started a public procurement regarding
strategic brand design as the current agreement expires in 2021. The result of
the procurement is ready and Happy F&B has been awarded the contract.
Mississippi Lottery Corporation Announces February Transfer to
LAUSANNE Switzerland (March 10,
2021) -- Hosted by EL Member Mifal Hapais (Israel), the Webinar gathering
almost 200 participants, was the second in a series devoted to the fast growing
world of Instant games, both e-instants and paper instants.
a Year of Virtuality, ALEA Resumes Face-To-Face Meetings
ARGENTINA (March 23, 2021) --
Yesterday, at the closing of the Board of Directors meeting, the President of
ALEA and the Provincial Institute of Lottery and Casinos of the Province of
Buenos Aires, Omar Galdurralde, highlighted the attempt to hold face-to-face
meetings and summoned members to continue working on joint issues in common,
referring to the development of online gambling, sector regulations, training,
research and studies of the Commissions, Units, Areas of the Association.
Kim Barker Lee Named to National Diversity Council's 2021 List of Top 100
LONDON, March 24, 2021 --
International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) announced today that Kim
Barker Lee, IGT Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion, was recently named to
the National Diversity Council's list of Top 100 Diversity Officers.