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Santa Casa da Misericordia de Lisboa, Portugal
Address: Provedoria Largo Trindade Coelho PT-1250-470 Lisboa
Postal/Postboks Address: As Above
E-mail Address:
Phone: +351 21 323 5050
Fax: +351 21 323 5029
Population: 10.52
President of SCML & President of the Games Dept. Rui António Ferreira Da Cunha
Year Lottery Founded: 1783
Sales FY 2002:
Sales FY 2003:
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Number of Employees: N/A
On-line Vendor: GTECH
Internet Gaming System: N/A
Instant Ticket Vendor: Scientific Games
Games Offered:

Other Activities:
Draw (Passive), Instants, Lotto, Sports Toto
Beneficiaries: Of total sales, 20% is allocated to the public treasury which use the revenue to benefit child related welfare programms
Jurisdiction: Portugal

Background Infomation

New president at Portuguese lottery
(February 27. 2002) -- The Prime Minister of Portugal has appointed Mrs. Gertrudes Jorge president of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa, effective December 18, 2001. Mrs. Jorge began her career in 1973 after graduating from Lisbon University with a history degree. In 1995, she was appointed a member of the Executive Committee of the Institute for Employment and Professional Training, and became Vice-president of the Institute's Executive Committee in June 1996.
Prior to her appointment to the lottery, she represented the Ministry of Labor and Social Solidarity on the Interministerial Committee for Employment, which strives for equality in work and employment. She also coordinated the work undertaken by the OECD in 1997 to assess the performance of the public employment services and has been involved in a number of European Commission employment promotion initiatives.
Source: Santa Casa da Misericordia de Lisboa, Portugal
Contact: Margarida Palma,

Lottery News
September 15, 2011 Government Appoints New Board Members to Santa Casa Da Misericórdia De Lisboa
April 1, 2010 European Court of Justice Ruling Puts Spotlight on Portuguese Gaming Laws
February 10, 2010 Santa Casa da Misericordia Recalls That European Court Recognized The Legality Of The Monopoly Of Social Games
April 14, 2009 EC Refers Portugal to the European Court of Justice Over Its Discriminatory Taxation of Lottery Winnings


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