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Lottery Products Deemed ‘Non-Essential’ in Manitoba, Terminals Suspended.
WV Limited Video Lottery Machines Continue to Set Monthly Revenue Records.
South Australians Invested a Record $552m on Lotto in 2019/20: Lotteries Commission of South Australia Report.
Inaugural Drawing for UAE’s Mahzooz Lottery Postponed.
Louisiana Lottery Saints Scratch-offs: Last-Chance Prize Drawing Happening Now.
Lottery Threatens Legal Action Against Cabinet Minister.
Karnataka Government Mulls Banning Online Gambling Sites and Apps.
The New Dutch Gambling Law Explained.
Tamil Nadu Passes Ordinance to Ban Betting on Digital Gaming Platforms.
State Shuts Six Gaming Venues Citing Underage Betting, Non-Payment of Levies and Dues.
Betting and Gaming Council Plead with Government to Reconsider and Allow Betting Shops to re-Open in Tier 3 Areas.
Massachusetts State Senate Rejects Sports Betting Legalization.
Montana Lottery Won’t Appeal Rejection of Sport Betting Rule.
Bally’s Buys Sports Betting Tech Company, Closes AC Purchase.
VIP Gaming Results Rise 55.7 Percent Q-to-Q in Q3.
IGT and Maverick Gaming to Deliver Retail and Mobile Sports Betting with Launch of Play Maverick Sports in Colorado.
Inspired Launches Scroll of Egypt, An Ancient Egyptian Themed Game.
Serengeti Wilds Launches via Stakelogic’s Greenlogic® Program.

Sweet Sixteen: Tennessee Lottery’s Annual Comptroller Audit Contains No Findings for 16th Year in A Row.
Treasurer Floats Lottery Revenue Sell Off.
Kansas Lottery Moves to Mail-in Claims Only.
Washington’s Lottery is Seeking Applicants for a Gaming Vendor Liaison (IT Vendor Management-Journey).
DGOJ Establishes Anti-Match Fixing Collaboration with the Association of Spanish Football Players (AFE).
Takeover of Casinos Austria by the Czech Sazka Group Approved.
Russian Bookmakers Oppose the New “Single” Regulator of the Gambling Business and the Increase in Taxes.
OPAP Provide Stoiximan Investment Update.
Online Lottery and Gaming Provider NeoGames Prices IPO Above the Range at $17.
Macau’s November Gaming Results Disappointing So Far – Brokerage.
Danish Gambling Market Sees Fall in Q3 2020 Compared with 2019.
Swedish Gaming Companies Had Sales of SEK 6 Billion During the Third Quarter.
IGT Wins “Sustainable Business Award” in 2020 Industry Community Awards.
Bishop Woosley Hired as Consultant for SCA’s Lottery Solutions Division.
500.com Limited Announces Unaudited Financial Results for the Third Quarter ended September 30, 2020.
Paysafe Appoints Scot McClinticas SVP iGaming Product & Strategy.

Caixa Projects Prize of R$300 Million in Mega da Virada 2020, Draw Takes Place on December 31.
Lotería de la Provincia and the Attorney General’s Office Join Forces Against Illegal Gambling.
Sazka Group Refines Its UK-Based Team to Support UK National Lottery Bid.
WV Limited Video Lottery Venues Continue to Perform Well Post-Shutdown.
Three Candidates Shortlisted for Lottery Chair.
US Patent Issued for Geographical Prize Coding System for Lottery Draw Games.
US Patent Application Filed for System, Device and Method to Manage Electronic Records for Digital Tickets.
Fabio Abate Appointed the New President of the Swiss Federal Gaming Board.
Crown Barangaroo’s Gaming Operations to Be Delayed.
The Swedish Gaming Inspectorate Survey Shows More People are Playing for Money.
Bill Revising Local Gaming Law Could Hit Legislative Assembly Floor in 2021 Q4 – Chief Executive.
Spain: Video Game Loot Boxes Will Be Included in the Law as a Game of Chance.
Ministry of Information & Broadcasting to Discuss Online Gaming TV Ads.
Codere Redoubles Its Commitment to Responsibility.
Notice from Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board — Reopening of the Gaming Sector During Covid-19.
Gaming Industry Heavyweights Team Up to Launch $250m Gold-Standard SPAC.
Real Dealer Studios Raises the Curtain on Debut Baccarat Title.
IGT Selected in Public Tender to Provide Industry-Leading Digital Games in Norway.
Trident Acquisitions Corp. Announces Binding Letter of Intent to Combine with Lottery.com.
Aspire Global Expands to Russia by Signing Platform Deal with Russian National Lottery’s Operator Sports Lotteries LLC.

WestLotto Launch New NRW Culture Campaign.
INTRALOT de Brasil Launch Christmas Promotion of Patrão Keno Minas.
Maltco Lotteries Wins Five Awards at MiGEA.
Michigan Lottery Offering Online Draw Game Subscriptions Feature.
Hoosier Scratch-Off Tickets Increased 31% Between July and October Compared to the Same Four-Month Period One Year Earlier.
Give, Scratch and Be Merry with Holiday Scratch Ticket Games from the Texas Lottery.
Washington’s Lottery is Seeking Applicants for the Position of Chief Audit Executive.
Betting and Gaming Council Statement on the Closure of Betting Shops in Level 4 Areas in Scotland.
Special Zone “bet.ar”, an Advance in the Regulation of Online Gambling in Argentina.
Portugal: APAJO Publishes the Results of a Study on Gaming Behaviour.
International Betting Integrity Association and Swedish Online Gambling Association Strengthen Betting Integrity Cooperation.
Mergers: Commission Clears Acquisition of Joint Control over Casinos Austria by SAZKA Group and ÖBAG.
Gaming Control Board Reports 13% Increase in Gaming Revenue in October.
EGT Interactive Join Forces with Maxbet in Bosnia and Montenegro.
Netgame Entertainment Joins Greenlogic® Program.
Revolver Gaming & Salsa Technology Partner Up.

Nederlandse Loterij Splits Player Account into Account for TOTO and Account for Lottery Games.
All of Denmark Now Plays Safely at Danske Spil.
Technical Commissions and Executive Management of CIBELAE: Joint Work at the Service of State Lotteries in Ibero-America.
Gambling Supervision Service Release Survey: What do Lithuanians Think About Gambling and Lotteries?
Playtech Announce Agreement with Austrian Lotteries to Launch New Digital Bingo Offering.
Tennessee Lottery Reports Sports Betting Handle, Taxes for November 1-8, 2020.
US Patent Issued for Systems for Enhanced Interactive Game Play in Lottery and Gaming Environments.
US Patent Application Filed for Gaming Systems, Devices, and Methods for Competitive Real-Time Sports Wagering.
Higher Administrative Court Rejects Urgent Requests from Arcade Operators Against the Corona Regulation.
The Swedish Gaming Inspectorate Release New Campaign About Spelpaus.se.
Q3 Commercial Gaming Revenue Rebounds, Reaches $9B. Malawi Ready for Gambling Expansion.
Sagicor Investments Raises $3b from Private Bonds Placement for Supreme Ventures Limited. Online Gaming Industry Showing Impressive Financial Growth Worldwide.
Successful Launch with AGLC Marks NPi’s Entry to Canadian Gaming Market.
The Quality Group Lottery Solutions Customer Approach 3.0 – Online with the TQG-LotterySuite.
JCM Global® Expands Partnership with The Mint Gaming Hall at Kentucky Downs, Installs iVIZION® Bill Validator, GEN5® Thermal Printer, and ICB® System.

Give, Scratch and Be Merry with Holiday Scratch Ticket Games from the Texas Lottery.
Successful Launch with AGLC Marks NPi’s Entry to Canadian Gaming Market.
Jumbo Interactive Signs Agreement with Lotterywest.
Ohio Lottery Awards Contract for Select 4™ Instant Ticket Vending Machines to Schafer Systems — A Pollard Banknote Company.
Codere Redoubles Its Commitment to Responsibility.
IGT Wins Long-Term Nebraska Lottery Contract for Draw-Based and Instant Games and Services.
Florida Lottery Reaches New Milestone Of $38 Billion in Contributions to Education.
Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation Becomes GLMS’ First Regulating Member.
GLI Welcomes High Five Games.
West Virginia Lottery Director Appointed Chairman of Lotto America Product Group.
IGT Selected in Public Tender to Provide Industry-Leading Digital Games in Norway.
International Betting Integrity Association and Swedish Online Gambling Association Strengthen Betting Integrity Cooperation.

Innovative Lighted Side Panel Instant Ticket Displays by Schafer Systems, A Pollard Banknote Company, Dispense Success for The Kansas Lottery.
Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Proceeds Hit $1 Billion.
IGT ADVANTAGE Casino Management System Advances the Player Experience in Vietnam.
The ONCE Advances the Christmas Festivities with a Christmas Scratch Card of €250,000.
Next Generation Lotteries Wins Norsk Tipping’s e-Instant RFP.
Governor Sisolak Announces Appointment of J. Brin Gibson to Nevada Gaming Control Board.
Florida Lottery Offices Expanding Claim by Appointment Options for PlayersFlorida Lottery Offices Expanding Claim by Appointment Options for Players.
Veikkaus is Expanding the Mandatory Identification of Slot Machines to Its Pilot.
Virginia Lottery Launches Expanded Version of New Year’s Millionaire Raffle.
Svenska Spel and the Swedish Sports Confederation Sign a New Agreement That Will Deliver SEK42 Million for Swedish Sports.
Texas Lottery Renews Agreement with SCA To Support Retailer Bonus Program.
Texas Lottery Presented with Pair of Prestigious National Awards.
Aristocrat Wins Big at Global Gaming Awards, GGB Gaming & Technology Awards.
KKCG and SAZKA Group Announce a Strategic Investment by Apollo Funds to Support Their Global Expansion in the Lottery and Gaming Sectors.
Bookmakers Have Agreed to Pay Additional Fees to Help Compensate for Government Closure of Betting Shops During the Latest Covid-19 lockdown.
Canadian Gaming Association Applauds Ontario on Moving iGaming Forward.

Malta’s National Lottery Operator Goes Online with INTRALOT LotosXi.
IGT Drives Lottery Innovation in Poland through Seven-Year Facilities Management Contract with Totalizator Sportowy.
NBA Extends U.S. Betting Data Partnerships with Sportradar and Genius Sports Group.
IGT Expands Wheel of Fortune® Hardware Portfolio with Coast-to-Coast Launch of PeakSlant49 Wheel Cabinet.
New Texas Lottery Scratch Ticket Game Supports Veterans.
NeoPollard Interactive Congratulates the Michigan Lottery as Lottery Operator of the Year at the EGR North America Awards.
Loto-Québec Presents Its Results After the First Two Quarters of the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year.
National Lottery of the Dominican Republic Celebrated Its 138th Anniversary with a New Vision and Rescue of Its Values.
Pariplay Diversifies into Social Casino Market with Ously Games Partnership.
Totalizator Sportowy Awarded EL Responsible Gaming Certificate for the Third Time.
Spain’s Incoming Advertising Restrictions Favour State-Run Lotteries, Could Conflict with EU State Aid Rules.
Gaming Laboratories Europe® Authorized to Test and Certify iGaming, VLT and Casino Products for Greece.
NeoPollard Interactive Named Lottery Supplier of the Year for Second Consecutive Year at the EGR North America Awards.
Breeders’ Cup World Championships to Be Featured in Live Horse Racing Lottery Game, Kentucky’s Win Place Show.
Louisiana Lottery Exceeds Expectations with First Quarter Transfers Up $9 Million From Last Year.
Virginia Lottery Introduces New Version of a Familiar Game: Cash 5 with EZ Match.
Gambling Commission Imposes Tougher Licence Conditions on Online Operators.

Texas Lottery® Unveils “50X Speedway Riches” Scratch Ticket and Promotional Program for 2021 with Texas Motor Speedway.
New York Lottery Announces New Draw Times For NUMBERS, Win4, Take 5 and LOTTO.
Kambi Group plc Partners with the Belgian National Lottery.
This Year’s Must-Have Holiday Gifts Hit Shelves Next Week.
Pollard Banknote’s Riva Richard Named as Finalist for Vixio Gamblingcompliance Global Regulatory Awards.
Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Announces New Sales Director.
STRATACACHE Launches Full Line of LINQ Intelligent Tablets Designed and Built by Consumer Engagement Experts.
Introducing: The Perfect Holiday Game Mix From The Florida Lottery.
ALEA Warns About the Negative Impact of the Increase in Taxes on Gambling Envisaged in the 2021 Budget Law Project.
IGT Demonstrates Continued Corporate Social Responsibility Leadership with 13th Annual Sustainability Report.
Pollard Banknote Awarded Instant Game Contract by Massachusetts State Lottery.
Pennsylvania Lottery’s $100,000 Wish List Second-Chance Drawing Opens Offering A Total of $1.13 Million in Prizes.
The Delaware Lottery Celebrates 45th Anniversary.
Louisiana’s Beasley to Receive Arch L. Gleason Award..
Erika Svanström New Head of Public Affairs at Svenska Spel.
IGT’s Seven-Year Contract Extension with Western Canada Lottery Includes Deployment of Enhanced INTELLIGEN System for 4,200 VLTs in Saskatchewan.
INTRALOT Inc. Secures Extension to Continue Delivering Successful Operation of COAM to the Georgia Lottery Corporation.

Illinois Lottery Launches 2020 Carolyn Adams Ticket For The Cure.
Win A Jackpot on The Spot with The New Lightning Lotto Game From OLG.
Skilrock & Dench Partner to Offer New Genre of Games.
INTRALOT Inc. and Camelot Illinois Deploy Fast Play Games for the Illinois Lottery.
IGT Launches the PeakSlant32 – the First Slot Cabinet in North America with Three 32-Inch Displays.
Equilottery Games Enters into Licensing Agreement with the NBA to Offer Slam Dunk Dollar$ To U.S. Lotteries.
Tennessee Education Lottery Posts Best First Quarter of Fiscal Year Since Inception.
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Announces New President And CEO.
Lotto24 is Growing Faster Than Expected in the 3Q of 2020 and is Raising Its Annual Forecast Again.
Lottery Board Approves List of Events for Sports Wagering.
Tennessee Lottery Adds Popular “Quick Cash” Feature to Cash 4 Life.
Virginia Lottery Shatters Performance Targets to Achieve Most Successful iLottery Launch.
Tenlot Group Joins CIBELAE as an Associate Member.
Pariplay Builds Momentum in Switzerland with Swiss Casinos Partnership.

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Tuesday November 24, 2020 (Updated 14:30 AEST)

  • Massachusetts Lottery Players Will Soon be Able to Claim Prizes Through Its Smartphone App.
  • Legal Opinion Scuttles Appointment of New Lottery Chair.

  • XC Gaming Sweden Ltd Receives a Warning and Penalty Fee for, Among Other Things, Unauthorized Bonus Offers.

Tuesday November 24, 2020 (Updated 10:30 AEST)

  • Atlantic City Casino Earnings Fall 37% Amid Pandemic Limits.
  • BOS Consultation Response to the Government’s Extended COVID-19 Restrictions.
  • European Firms Delay Payments on €900 Billion of Loans.
  • New York Lottery Takes Leading Role in Campaign to Encourage Age Appropriate Gift Giving.
  • Washington’s Lottery is Seeking Applicants to Fill the Position of Lottery Security Specialist.
  • Lottery Commission Gives IPI More Time to Pay Community Benefit Fund.

  • Chinese Police Bust Cross-Border Gambling Case Worth CYN1 Billion.
  • Government Lottery Office is Preparing to Hold a Hearing for Selling Lottery Tickets Online.
  • King Enacts Gambling Law Establishing Safeguards Against Money Laundering and Corruption.
  • Lottery’s Contribution to Government’s Pension System Severely Impacted by COVID-19.
  • Channel Islands Lottery Draw Has Now Risen to Over £400,000.
  • MGA | Suspicious Betting Reporting Mechanism.

  • iGB Release Most Influential Women 2020 List.
  • OmegaLab Expands Technology Software Service for iGaming.
  • Salsa’s Creative Studio Releases Cuca Inspired Video Bingo Title.
  • Gaming Innovation Group to Expand Partnership with K.A.K. DOO with Online and Retail Sportsbook Deal.

  • Live 5 Promotes Oliver Vlaytchev to Director of Operations.
  • Green Jade Games Extends Maxima Compliance Partnership.
  • PlayOJO Launch Latest Campaign to Raise Awareness of the Signs of Problem Gambling.
  • Push Gaming Strengthens Nordics Leadership with Paf Deal.


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