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Friday March 16, 2018 (Updated 14:30 AEDT)
  • PA Lottery RFP: Instant Lottery Game Services and Lottery Gaming System Services.
  • IGT Issued US Patent for System, Device, Product and Method for Distributed Production of Lottery Tickets.
  • OPAP's Horse races SA in Strategic Partnership with Nicosia Race Club.
  • Saipan Casino Operator Raided By US Federal Agents.
  • Keno Passes in 37 New Hampshire Towns.
  • Switzerland to Continue to Regulate and Control the Market for Money Games in the Internet Age.
  • Landmark Australian Case Throws Out Poker Machine Claims.
  • 'Gaming Authority Has Secured a Good Position' - Thesis Prize Winner.
  • Teacher, Lottery Vendors Charged with Abetting Police Officer's Malfeasance.
  • Lotteries and Apuestas del Estado to Incorporate QR Code in Betting Vouchers.
  • Federal Audit Court Gives Green Light for Publication of Lotex Edict.
  • Bill Would Allow the Kansas Lottery to Offer Sports Betting in…………….
  • Leading Firms Win in Creation of One of Australia's Largest Bookmakers.
  • PokerStars Partners with Sugal & Damani Group for India Website.
  • OLG Selects Service Provider for Central Gaming Bundle.
  • Pennsylvania February Table Games Revenue Up 11% From Last Year.
  • More Brazilian States Apply to Supreme Court for Admission as 'Amicus Curiae' in Lottery Association Case.
  • Maltco Lotteries in "2018 Year of Retail".


  • International Game Technology (IGT) Posts 2017 Annual Report.
  • Digitain Ties Up EGT's Interactive Portfolio.
  • American Gaming Association Adds Six New Members.
  • Gambling Business Group and YGAM Confirm Closer Working Ties.


Friday March 16, 2018
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Marking 46th Anniversary, PA Lottery Prepares for iLottery, Keno, Virtual Sports Monitor Games.
Maltco Offers Agents Financial Aid to Upgrade Their Points of Sale.
Lottery Association Works with Parliamentarians for the Approval of PLC 001/18.
Connecticut Lottery Faces New Investigation from Department of Consumer Protection.
Conflict of Interest Raised in Awarding National Lotteries Authority Contracts.
Quarterly Market Statistics for the Danish Gambling Market.
Gambling Bill Sparks Debate in State Senate.
Extension to the List of "High-Risk Countries".
PA Gaming Control Board to Accept Interactive Gaming Petitions By Casinos Starting April 16th.
American Gaming Association March Madness Research Rollout.
Panama's Gaming Control Board to Introduce a Gaming Machine Monitoring System.
Strong Growth Continues at International Game Technology.
Sportech Shares Crash 50 Percent on Profit Warning and Failure to Find a Buyer.
Ninth Online Gaming Operators Licence Awarded in Colombia.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Becomes First Test Lab to Issue IP Blocking.
Swisslos Manages Jackpot Web Traffic with Next-Gen Load Balancing and Security from Avi Networks.
New Jersey's Legal Online Gambling Industry Shatters More Records.
Grand Vision Gaming Renews Cross-Licensing Deal with Aristocrat Technologies, Bringing Premium Aristocrat Titles to Select Lottery Markets.
FireLotto Announce ICO Token Sale for Blockchain Based Crypto Lottery Platform.
Yggdrasil Continues Italy Expansion with Lottomatica Agreement.

Thursday March 15, 2018
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Madrid Mayor Looks to Eliminate the Traditional Gran Via's Lottery Kiosks.
Minimum Bet to Increase by 100%: CAOLAB.
Lottery Not Spared from TRAIN Tax on Winnings.
National Lottery Authority is Again Embroiled in Controversy.
EU Ombudsman Rejects EGBA's Complaint of Maladministration against EU Commission's Handling of Infringement Complaints.
Lotex Privatization Process Included in Tomorrow's Plenary Agenda for Voting.
New Gaming Bill to be Tabled in Maltese Parliament.
State Government Seeks Feedback on Wagering Taxation.
97% of Expected $10 Billion Wagered on March Madness to Be Bet Illegally.
Brazilian Hospitality Sector Keeps Expectation for Gaming Legalization.
Mandatory Data Breach Notification in the Australian Gambling Sector.
Court of Justice Rejects Call to Annul Online Gambling Guidelines.
Arizona Lottery Wins Big, Lands 10 ADDY Awards.
Advertising Standards Authority Ruling on Rehab-Bingo.
Attorney General Rejects Casino Amendment Wording.
Almost 60 Percent of Providers of Online Gambling in Austria Are Not Licensed.
FSB Partners with Paddy Power and Jade to Launch Sportsbook for Philippines Casino. Sponsors World League, the Exclusive Bitcointalk Betting Competition.
Pollard Banknote Announce 4th Quarter and Annual Financial Results.
Danske Spil Extends Reach with Move to Microgaming Bingo Network.

Wednesday March 14, 2018
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N.C. Education Lottery Commission Selects New Executive Director.
Florida Lottery Celebrates Latest Milestone of $33 Billion in Contributions to Education over 30 Years.
NH Judge Rules $560M Powerball Winner Can Remain Anonymous.
Lottery Agents Call For Increased Commission.
Sweepstakes Office Expects Monthly Tax Collections from Lottery Winnings to Reach P1 Billion.
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!
Montana Wins Kick Up in February.
CSO Charter Needs Amendments to Remove 20% Tax on Lottery Winnings: BIR Expert.
The CT Lottery Has Issued a RFP for a Player Loyalty Program.
Public Hearing on Gambling-Related Bills Moved to Thursday.
Five Italian gambling Companies Exit Malta Following Regulator Probe Into Organised Crime Links.
Government's Poker Machine Reform Package Criticized.
Some Gaming Machine Operators Could Make $80 Million More Under Proposed Gambling Reforms: Greens.
Penta Raises Stake in Czech Lottery and Betting Firm Fortuna.
IGT Signs Patent Cross-License Agreement with The NOVOMATIC Group.
Pollard Banknote Announces Dividend.
Bethard Sign Lotto Warehouse Deal.
Aspire Global to Go Live with Sportbook in Portugal.
Codeta Uses Convertible Loan Financing to Raise Another €600k to Bolster Marketing and Product Activity.
OneTouch Launches Hold'em Poker Title.
Hippodrome Leicester Square Six-Shoots for the top with Probability Jones.
Better Collective Strengthens Nordic Position after Acquiring Finnish Firm Premium Administration OU.
BETDAQ Launch Cheltenham Trading Challenge.
ComeOn! Sign Relax Gaming Deal.
Lottoland Launch Scratchcard with a Top Prize of GBP10 Million.
LottoGopher Holdings Provide Update on Its Lottery Messenger Service.

Tuesday March 13, 2018
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Lottery Taxes Provide Streams of Gold for Governments.
France to Privatize State Lottery Company Française des Jeux: Update.
Lottery Drawings Produce $5.9 Million in Winnings in February While Scratch-Off Winners Claim $11 Million.
Illinois Lottery's St. Patrick's Day Raffle On Sale Now!
DC Lottery Welcomes DC2 to Family of Numbers Games.
$2.6 Million Reasons to Play Pick-6 with XTRA.
Vietnam Says Former Senior Police Official Organized Gambling Ring.
Author of Brazilian Gaming Law Says There Are Still Options in the Plenary.
Federal Administrative Court Justifies Decision of the Internet Ban for Three Types of Gambling.
Irish Gambling Control Bill 2018.
Brussels Casts Doubts on Sufficiency of Malta's Anti-Money Laundering Measures.
Bitcoin Sports Betting Site Under Investigation in Australia for Misrepresenting Location.
KCOOS+ Project: European Lotteries and Council of Europe United to Keep Crime Out of Sport.
Connecticut Lawmakers Consider Gambling Expansion Bills.
Governor Signs Law to Allow Sports Wagering if Court OKs it.
License Applications For Fantasy Sports Contests Operators Available.
Eleven Agencies Team Up To Tackle Youth Online Gambling.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Names Blaine Preston Senior Client Services Representative.
Fire Lotto Uses Blockchain Tech and Smart Contracts for a Transparent Lottery System.
Hurry! Registration for APLA/WLA Seminar 2018 in New Delhi, India - Closing on March 25, 2018.

Monday March 12, 2018
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France Eyes Lottery Sell-Off.
House Vote Revives Lottery Effort.
$50k Lottery Win Turns Into Fraud Charge for Macedonia Woman.
Police General to be Charged in Connection with Bt30-Million Lottery Scandal.
The Kentucky Lottery Corporation (KLC) has Issued a Request for Proposal for the Acquisition of Market Research Services.
IGT Issued US Patent for Rotor-Based Gaming Device Having A Secondary Award System.
US Patent Issued for System and Method for Play of a Lottery Second Chance Game Wherein Game Players Visit a Communication-Enabled Location………
Rapporteur: We Are Here Trying to "Regularize an Economic Activity".
Ministry of Finance Intends to Release New Gambling Law Draft This Coming Week.
Italy's Online Sports Betting in February Up €20.5 Million Compared to the Same Period Last Year.
Paraguay Gaming Regulator Resigns Over the Controversial Allocation of Sports Betting Business.
New York Introduces Legislation Aimed At Legalizing Sports Betting.
Tokyo's Last Smart Ball Parlour Rolls On.
Judge Declares Gas Station Phone Chargers to be Illegal 'Gambling Machines'.
Aristocrat Files Suit to Defend Buffalo™ Brand and Intellectual Property Against Trademark and Trade Dress Infringement.
SportCaller Extends Partnership with William Hill for Football21.
Betway Begins Search for New Creative Agency.
US Gaming Issues to be Put Under The Microscope at C-Level GiGse.
La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians Selects Win Technologies USA for New Casino Property.
New Online Casino Gate777 Combines Airport Casino theme with Innovative Bonuses.
White and Miller Progress Bacta Case in Whitehall.
Playtech Delivers Omni-Channel Single Account Across Ladbrokes Estate.
Quickfire Live on, a New Interactive Division of Logrand Entertainment Group.
Yggdrasil Announce New YGS Masters Programme.
Digitain Set to Showcase Latest Products at Betting on Football.

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.

Vol. 82 No. 10
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IGT Awarded 10-Year Contract with the South Carolina Education Lottery to Provide a Wide Array of Lottery Technology and Ongoing Services.
This is THE VOICE®! Kansas Lottery's Newest Ticket Promotion.
California Lottery Joins Statewide Problem Gambling Awareness Month Effort.
OEG Establishes a Company in Italy.
British Columbia Lottery Corporation's Latest Crossword Instant Ticket Presents Extreme Value Proposition.
Missouri Lottery, Bass Pro Team Up with New Scratchers and Promotion.
Ghana Lotto Operators Association Lauds NLA For PPP Initiative.
Behavioral Analytics: RGA Publishes Good Practice Guidelines.
Foundation Attends Senate Inquiry on Banning of Gambling Advertisements During Live Sport.
Philippines Football League (PFL) Partners Sportradar for Multiyear Data, OTT and Integrity Services.
ZEAL Group Exceeds Guidance in 2017.
Western Canada Lottery Corporation Awards Pollard Banknote 10-Year Contract Extension.
Superbet Goes Live with Vermantia's Premium Virtual Gaming Content.
One year on: Instant Scratch-Its Winner Truly Living the Life!
EU Court Rejects Hungarian Online Gambling Regime and Prohibits Offline Activities Requirement.
Lotto Instant Win Partners with ORYX Gaming.

Vol. 82 No. 9
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IGT and Florida Officials Cut Ribbon Operationalizing Instant Ticket Printing Press to Increase Company Footprint in the State.
Loto-Québec Delivers Good Performance in the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2017-2018.
Commission Welcomes Tighter Gambling Advertising Standards.
All India Gaming Federation Welcomes Betradar to Network and Explore Opportunities in India.
Arizona Lottery Launches Fast Play, A New Category of Instant Games Fast Play Combines the Ease of Jackpot Games with the Instant Gratification of Scratchers® Tickets.
Swedish Gambling Authority is Making Preparations for a Transition to a Licensed Market.
New York Lottery Releases Newest Commercial in Award-Winning "How Would You Spend It" Ad Series.
Washington State Gaming Commission Gives a Nod to International Game Technology on Regulatory Approval.
Relax Gaming Announce Pomadorro Partnership.
Olympic Entertainment Group Selects Playtech as Strategic Systems Partner.
Lightning Box Signs Unique Deal with Incredible Technologies to Cross License IP.

Vol. 82 No. 8
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IGT Extends Contract to Provide Instant Ticket Printing Services to the Arizona Lottery.
INTRALOT Awarded Five-Year Contract Extension with Wyoming Lottery.
The Malta Gaming Authority Sets Up New Anti-Money Laundering Supervisory Unit.
Skilrock Showcases Reality Games and Digitization of Traditional Games at ICE 2018.
Loto-Québec Bring Back the 100 $ ultime Lottery.
GLI Asia is Celebrating Ten Years of Service to the Macau Gaming Market.
The ARJEL: 2017 Review of the Authorized French Online Gaming Market.
Gaming Standards Association (GSA) Creates Gaming Blockchain Committee.
AGT Announce Long-Term Agreement with Churchill Downs to Supply 600 Machines for Its Newly Built Historical Machine Racing Facility.
Sports Betting & Gaming India February 27 to 28, 2018.
Veikkaus Report the First Year of the New Veikkaus Went According to Expectations.
Government Appointees to Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries.

Vol. 82 No. 7
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IGT Wins "Lottery Product of the Year" at International Gaming Awards.
Sisal Wins Tender for the Management of the National Lottery of Morocco.
Hoosiers Could Win Up to $2 Million on New Hoosier Lottery Scratch-Offs.
The Texas Lottery® Rings in the Season with Festive Holiday Game.
Registration for APLA/WLA Seminar 2018 in New Delhi, India is Now Open!
The Florida Lottery Invites You to Win Big with the Cash4life® Bonus Bucks Promotion.
Alchemy3 and Bass Pro Shops Welcome Cabela’s to the Lottery Category.
BC Lottery Corporation Launch Interactive Live Casino Experience on Studio.
Marja Appelman: 'Doing More to Protect Youth Against Gambling.'
Lotteriinspektionen Report Government Revenue from Gaming Amounted to 6.4 Billion in 2017.
ESSA and the IOC Join Forces to Safeguard the Integrity of the Olympic Winter Games 2018.
Pollard Banknote Awarded Instant Ticket Printing Contract Extension From The Arizona Lottery.

Vol. 82 No. 6
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Pollard Banknote Shares Retail Success Strategies with Lotteries at Its Global Xchange Client Conference.
IGT Appoints Its First-Ever Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion, Kim Barker Lee.
The Intelligent Future of Gaming.
Kentucky Lottery Sales Finish The Halfway Mark Of Fiscal Year Strong.
Svenska Spel CEO Resigns.
UK Gambling Commission Wants You to Have Your Say on Proposals to Make Gambling More Fair and Open.
Football Union and Sports Betting Integrity Association Team-Up to Protect Rugby.
Keno Sales Exceed $1M in New Hampshire.
Camelot and Channel 4 Team Up for New National Lottery Ad.
Match and Win With the Newest Fast Play Game from The Florida Lottery.
PlayOn® Celebrates One-Year Anniversary with Getaway Giveaway!
IGT Presents ICE 2018 Solutions Designed to Entertain.
Gaming Regulators from 65 Jurisdictions Converge on London as ICE Takes Centre Stage.

Vol. 82 No. 5
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PA Lottery's Lots O'Luck Second-Chance Drawing Opens.
Bill Enables Lottery to Increase Return to Players.
Pollard Banknote Receives Award for Its Commitment to Quality.
INTRALOT Executive Joins Blockchain Lottery Operator as Chief Technology Officer.
Online Privacy: European Online Gambling Operators File Data Protection Complaint Against Unlawful Payment Blocking Scheme in Norway.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Invites ICE 2018 Attendees to Make Success the Only Option.
Fortuna Entertainment Group N.V. Provide Pre-Close Trading Update 2017.
Research Update: UMass Amherst Team Reports Gambling Research Results to Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
Lotto NZ Choose Cloudcheck.
ICE London to Host Official Launch of ICE Africa.
Slot Creator Tom Horn Agrees to Make Available Full Portfolio to Platform Provider Digitain Deal.
Stadium Casino, LLC High Bidder At Second Category 4 Casino Auction.

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