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Friday May 29, 2020 (Updated 16:30 AEST)
  • Crowdfunding Combined with Lotteries May Require a Licence.
  • Ever-Increasing US-China Tensions over HK Could Impact US-Linked Gaming Concessionaires.
  • CAOLAB Appeals for Constitutional Protection of Fundamental Rights for Lottery Agencies in the Province of Buenos Aires.
  • Plenary Session of Les Corts Passes a New Law for the Regulation of Gambling and the Prevention of Gambling in the Valencian Community.
  • PAGCOR's Remittance to the Philippine Sports Commission Slashed Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Friday May 29, 2020 (Updated 10:30 AEST)
  • Legislation Grants the Ohio Lottery Commission Authority Over Sports Gaming in Ohio.
  • Lithuanian National Risk Assessment of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing: Report.
  • Gambling Commission Publish Latest Gambling Industry Statistics.
  • Gambling Commission Investigation Into Failures in Player Protection at PT Entertainment Services (PTES) Leads to Company Closure.
  • The Role National Lotteries Play for the Benefit of European Society.
  • Law Enters Into Force That Guarantees Lottery Funds for Public Security in the States and the DF.
  • Gambling Craze Invades Zimbabwe.
  • The Lugano and Meyrin Casinos Are Given a License Extension for Online Casino Games by the Federal Council.
  • Lottoland Launches First Charity Lotto.


  • Realistic Games Launches Bar-X™ Game Changer in Collaboration with Electrocoin.
  • OneTouch Transports Players to Neon 2077.
  • ORYX Gaming Secures Deal with Superbet in Romania.
  • Ezugi Hits the Jackpot with Live Jackpot Roulette.


Friday May 29, 2020
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Bill to Create an Online Lottery System Remains Before the Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure, while Massachusetts Lottery at Risk of Becoming 'Obsolete'.
SC Lottery to Offer Drive-Thru Claims Drop-Off at the SC State Fairgrounds.
West Virginia Lottery Missed Revenue Estimates in April by $64 Million Due to Pandemic.
Casino Operators Are Suing -- Administrative Court to Deal with Arcades.
Secure Jobs and Tax Revenues, Stop Migration to Illegal Offers: DAW.
NH Task Force Approves Rules for Sports, Charitable Gaming.
Consumer Ombudsman Requires Svenska Spel Ads on Trisskrapet to Display Responsible Gaming Information.
The Malta Gaming Authority Publishes a Consultation Paper on Suspicious Betting Reporting Requirements & Other Sports Integrity Measures.
Spain Imposes Conditions on Reopening Gaming Operations.
Online Gaming Operators Association Claims Italy's New Sports Betting Turnover Tax "Penalizes Users and is a Criminal Underworld Gift".
Soft2Bet Opens New Locations in Lisbon and Belgrade.
Reflex Gaming Joins Yggdrasil's YG Masters Programme.
DWG Signs Inaugural UK Operator Deal with Betfred.
Boyd Gaming to Reopen Properties in Nevada, Missouri and Iowa.

Thursday May 28, 2020
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CAIXA Lotteries Raised R$4.0 Billion in the First Quarter of This Year, 22.4% Higher Than in the Same Period Last Year.
Texas Lottery Issues Instructions for Requesting Prize Claim Appointments; Claim Centers Reopening Planned for June 1.
Veikkaus to Resume Weekly Value-Added Draws for Lotteries on June 1, 2020.
US Patent Issued for Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket Game Structure and Method with Dynamic Validation Files to Support Variable Prize Structures.
District Court Rejects NEWS 24's Appeal Against SEK 100,000 Penalty.
Nevada Regulators Refining Rules for Reopening Casinos.
Michigan Takes Another Step Forward for Potential 2020 Online Betting.
District Court Hears Arguments Concerning Nationwide TV Advertising for Online Casinos.
Norway's Gambling Monopoly Brought Into Question By New Research.
Nevada Gaming Control Board Announce Approval to Offer Wagers on 2020 ESL ONE-DOTA 2 Birmingham.
D.C. Lottery Says Its Sports Betting Platform Will Launch by the End of May.
Gaming Companies with Swedish Licenses Had Sales of SEK 5.9 Billion During the First Quarter.
EGT Interactive Enters in the Slovakian iGaming Market.
Grover Gaming Surpasses $150 Million Raised for Charities.
adesso Modernises LOTTO Thüringen's Internet Presence.
Betby Inks Avento NV Deal.
Betsoft Pens ALEA Casino Content Deal.
Push Gaming Continues Rapid Expansion with Glitnor Deal.

Wednesday May 27, 2020
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Lotto NZ Celebrates Twenty-One Millionaires in Twenty-One Weeks.
New App Allows Oregonians to Play the Lottery from Home.
LOTTO Bayern and Bavarian Football Association Extend Partnership Until 2022.
Ontario Government Extends a Line of Credit of Up to $500 Million to its Lottery and Gaming Corporation.
State Lottery Sales Plunge in First Four Months to CYN61 Billion,
Szerencsejáték Zrt Assists Its Small Business Partner Network with a Commission Increase Linked to Developments.
The Swedish Trade Association for Online Gambling Comment on New Governmental Gambling Measures.
Higher Administrative Court Orders Brandenburg Arcades to Remain Closed - 22/20.
CNMI Casino Threatens to Close Permanently.
Clubs NSW Seeking Further Tax Breaks on Gaming Revenue from State Government.
Advertising Standards Authority Publish Latest Report on Children's Exposure to TV Ads for Gambling and Alcohol.
Aristocrat Agrees to Settle Smartphone Game Lawsuits.
Socially Responsible Commercial Communications with Respect to COVID-19.
Trade Association is Taking the State of Ohio to Court Over Its Restrictions on Citizens Using Coin-Operated Machines.
International Game Technology PLC Releases Notice of 2020 Annual General Meeting and 2019 Annual Report and Accounts.
IAGR Postpones Disrupting the Regulator.
Betson Imperial Parts & Services Launches Safety and Cleaning Products to Support FEC Reopening's.
AGS Announce Partnership with Kindred Group to Provide Online Real-Money Games in New Jersey.

Tuesday May 26, 2020
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Lottery Players from the Indian Subcontinent Look to Online Lottery Concierge Services to Fill the Gap During Shutdown.
National Lottery Authority's Digital Gaming Platform Provides Privacy for Players.
Kerala Lottery Sales Resume After a Two Month Shutdown.
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Surprise Nursing Home Residents During Virtual Bingo.
Amendments to the Broadcasting Act Provide New Tool to Stop the Marketing of Illegal Gambling.
Munich Court to Hear Dispute Over Television Advertising for Online Casinos.
Judge Rules Electronic Pull-Tabs do Not Violate Tribal Gambling Monopoly.
ALEA # LINKS # L2. Shared Ideas About New Paradigms of Online Consumption.
Nevada Governor Sets Target Date for Reopening Vegas Casinos.
Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40B Budget, Including Chicago Casino Measure.
Administrative Court Advocates Opening of Arcades.
Five Points That Are Particularly Examined by the Regulatory Authorities.
Technological Innovations in the Gambling Industry.
Malta Gaming Authority Notice on Further Lifting of Restrictive Measures Related to COVID-19.
Virus Closures Send Atlantic City Casino Profits Down 65%.
ThunderSpin Gaming Portfolio Gets the Green Light and Gears Up to Make Italian Debut.
Greentube Strengthens Romanian Footprint with Baumbet Integration.

Monday May 25, 2020
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Personal Tribute to Jim Hosker from Ray Bates.
Louisiana Upgrading Its Flagship State Lottery Game in August.
PCSO to Come to the Aid of Lotto Agents Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic.
US Patent Application Filed for Lottery Gaming System and Method.
US Patent Awarded for Lottery with Pre and Post Allocated Results and Post Sale Activation.
Nevada Governor Targets June 4 Date for Reopening Casinos.
West Virginia Governor Issues A Guide to Safely Reopening Limited Video Lottery Retailers.
The Malta Gaming Authority Signs Data-Sharing Agreement with the Darts Regulation Authority.
OPAP Announce CEO Succession.
Macau Gaming Sector to Recover Quickly - Steve Wynn.
Administrative Court Grants Request for Arcade Reopening.
Speel Verantwoord Endorses First Pan-European Online Gambling Advertising Code.
Michigan Gaming Control Board Begins to Accept Online Gaming Supplier Licensing Forms.
Minister Reconsiders Deposit Limit for Sports Betting.
Esports is the Future but Shall Become a Sport to Grow Globally.
EquiLottery Games, NASCAR Introduce New Lottery Draw Game.
Relax Gaming Inks Distribution Deal with Roobet.
Kalamba Games Partners with CompetitionLabs.
Betsoft Gaming Offers Road to Riches with Latest Release Quest to the West.

Monday May 25
Vol. 91 No. 8

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A Chorus of 'Thank Yous' - Camelot Launches Campaign to Thank National Lottery Players for Supporting £600M Crisis Relief Package.
EGBA Code Will Strengthen Rules on In-Game Advertising.
IGT Extends Mobile and Retail Sports Betting Footprint to Wild Card Saloon and Sasquatch Casino in Colorado.
£10m National Gambling Education and Support Programme Launched in the UK.
New Mobile Solution for Sachsenlotto Successfully Launched.
Missouri Lottery Generates $24.8 Million in Monthly Profits for Education.
Texas Lottery Plans to Reopen Claim Centers June 1; Will Process Claims by Appointment Only.
All Lotto NZ Stores Can Re-Open Under Alert Level 2, and Customers Can Still Play Games Online.
STARS Lottery Officially Launch 9th Edition Across Saskatchewan.
An Experienced Quartet Will Lead Team Svenska Spel Towards New Successes.
Puerto Rico Government Picks GLI as Advisor for Gaming Commission.
WestLotto Supports 20 North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) Artists.
Illinois Lottery Celebrates 41 Recent Millionaires on National 'Be A Millionaire Day.'

Monday May 18
Vol. 91 No. 7

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N.C. Education Lottery Announce Deadlines to Claim Prizes Extended.
Svenska Spel Extends Cooperation with the Swedish Sports Association.
Illinois Lottery Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week.
International Game Technology PLC Announces Changes to Membership of Board Committees.
Lightning Box Licensed to Supply BC Lottery Corporation.
Ohio Lottery Launches Mobile Cashing App.
Argentina's Lotteries Unite to Alert About Illegal Gambling in a Pandemic.
INTRALOT Delivers eSports Betting in Peru.
OPAP Stores Resume Operations.
During Coronavirus Crisis New Jersey Lottery Provides Responsible Play Reminder; Beware of Fraudulent Messaging and Risky Play.
Totalizator Sportowy Report Record Sales of Almost PLN 11 Billion in 2019.
Danish Gambling Authority Orders Winteq ApS to Update Its Anti-Money Laundering Risk Assessment and Procedures.
AGTech Announce First Quarterly Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2020.
EveryMatrix Publishes The State of Esports Betting Report 2020.

Monday May 11
Vol. 91 No. 6

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Illinois Lottery Thanks First Responders.
Louisiana Lottery Report Third-Quarter Lottery Revenue Continues Downward Trend with Jackpot Size.
Industry Stalwart Ian Hogg is Recruited as Chairman by Emerging Force in Online and Retail Betting.
Hoosier Lottery Celebrates Hoosier Heroes, Indiana’s Retired Police, Firefighters and Teachers.
Lotto NZ To Open in Dairies and Convenience Stores Under Alert Level 3.
Loto-Quebec Retailers with Storefronts Will Once Again be Able to Sell Lotteries.
INTRALOT Announce Full Year 2019 Financial Results.
Win Cash in Betsoft Gaming’s May 2020 Promotion.
Preparing for New-Normal with Skilrock’s Infiniti.
Instant Win Gaming (IWG) Goes Live with Kentucky Lottery.
Arizona Lottery Adds to Industry Best Practices by Growing Incremental Revenue with “Triple Twist” Game.
Political Decisions Risk Torpedoing Sweden’s Gambling Regulations – CEOs.
IGT and FanDuel Group Team Up to Deliver Mobile Sports Betting in Colorado.
New Jersey Lottery Walk-in Claims Desk Remains Temporarily Closed Due to Public Health Emergency.
SAZKA Group FY 2019 Operational and Financial Review and Update on Current Trading.
Statement on Death of Tony Rand, Former Chair, N.C. Education Lottery Commission.

Monday May 4
Vol. 91 No. 5

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The Illinois Lottery Cautions Players to Watch out for Scams.
The Malta Gaming Authority Publishes Amendments to the Gaming Premises Directive.
EGBA Release the First Pan-European Code for Responsible Advertising For Online Gambling.
Yggdrasil Expands Strategic Partnership with Azure Tech Into Franchise.
WestLotto Donates 300 Mouthguards for the Needy.
Svenska Spel First in Sweden with Payment via Swish.
World Lottery Summit Postponed Due to COVID-19; Event Rescheduled for October 2022.
Exceptional Time Also Affects Veikkaus - This is How Korona Time is Reflected in Gambling.
Three New Accountability Measures Are the Most Important Norsk Tipping Brings with it from Last Year. At the Same Time, Profits Are Higher Than Ever.
Sportradar Delivers Sports Content and Coverage Above 2019 Levels.
American Gaming Association Applauds New Regulations Allowing Gaming Companies to Apply for Small Business Loans.
The Stars Group Shareholders Approve Flutter Combination.
Europe's Lotteries Adapting to a Post COVID-19 World.

Monday April 27, 2020
Vol. 91 No. 4

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Innovation and Sustainable Development for Lotteries in Africa.
IGT Signs Two-Year Contract Extension with Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation.
COVID-19 Pandemic Forces Postponement of WLS 2020.
Webinar: Lotteries In COVID-19 Lockdown.
The Malta Gaming Authority Signs Data Sharing Agreement with the International Cricket Council.
Lottery Rolls Out “Moment to Shine” Social Media Initiative for Class of 2020.
Svenska Spel Makes Advance Payment of Grassroots 2020 Money.
ICE North America Digital.
Nevada Gaming Control Board Announce Approval to Offer Wagers on 2020 Call of Duty League.
EGBA: Safer Gambling More Important Than Ever During Coronavirus.
PA Casino Shutdowns Mandated by Covid-19 Precautions Leads to Overall Revenue Reduction in March.
Pennsylvania Lottery Adjusts Cash 5 Starting Jackpot.
Containment and Risk of Gambling Addiction: ARJEL's Advice to Retain Control Over Your Game.
Sportsbook Rhode Island Unveils Enhanced Digital Wagering Experiences,
The Quality Group Lottery Solutions GmbH (TQG-LS) Donates €10.000-- for Social Institutions.

Monday April 20, 2020
Vol. 91 No. 3

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60% of Global Gambling Restricted by Virus.
IGT Awarded Instant Ticket Printing Contract Extension from Missouri Lottery.
Tennessee Lottery Board of Directors Approves Sports Wagering Rules.
New Lotteries Laws to Further Support WA Community in COVID-19.
Lottery’s Third Quarter Proceeds Bring Total Raised for Education to More Than $5.38 Billion.
IGT PlaySports to Power Circa | Sports™ Mobile Betting App in Colorado.
Pollard Banknote Provides Business Update in Response to Covid-19 Uncertainty.
Pandemic Brings About Change in Way KY Lottery Drawings Are Conducted.
INTRALOT Launches an Online Platform for the Public to Bet on Keno Minas Without Leaving Their Home.
Kansas Lottery Offering Refunds for Qualifying Powerball, Mega Millions Multi-Draw Tickets Affected by Changes to Game.
NJ Lottery Commission Public Meeting Rescheduled.
Nevada Gaming Control Board Announce Approval to Offer Wagers on 2020 League of Legends European Championship.
WyoLotto Player Participation Supports Wyoming Hunger Initiative.
Illinois Lottery Extends Prize Claim Period for all Lottery Prizes.
Svenska Spel Opens for Games via Bids.

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