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Wednesday January 17, 2018 (Updated 15:30 AEDT)
  • Centre Party (SMC) Would Regulate the Field of Sports Betting.
  • Nebraska Lawmakers Begin Debate on Fantasy Sports Bill.
  • Good Game Sells Network of Sites to XLMedia.
  • AGS Commences Initial Public Offering.
  • Report Finds Tasmanians Moving Away from Poker Machines for Online Gambling.
  • SBTech and GAN Establish Strategic Partnership for US Sports Betting.
  • Table Games Drives Increase in Overall PA Casino Gaming Revenue in 2017.
Wednesday January 17, 2018 (Updated 07:30 AEDT)
  • Report Says New Lottery Games and Expanded Product Distribution, Including More Retail Outlets, Could Generate Additional Revenue for Florida Lottery.
  • China's Welfare Lottery Sales Grow Five Percent in 2017.
  • New Italian Online Gaming Licenses - Here Are Your FAQs!
  • Taiwan Lottery Unveils NT$20 Million Scratch-Off Game for Lunar New Year!
  • CT Lottery Second CT Super Draw Drawing Results.
  • "EquiLottery Bill" HB 2943 Refiled in West Virginia.
  • Sweden's NetEnt Warns Q4 Earnings to Miss Market View.
  • Tipico Starts Brand Campaign in 2018.
  • Italy's Sports Betting Turnover Reached €4.3 Billion Euro in 2017 with a Return to Players of 81.8%.
  • New Regulation Introduces More Restrictive Measures for Gaming, Banns Slot Machines in Bars.
  • The Florida Lottery is Celebrating Its 30th Birthday with a New Family of Scratch-Off Games!
  • NRM Deliver Game Changing Mobile Applications for Bingo and AGC Sectors.
  • Playtech Launch Omni-channel Clover Rollover into 128 Gala Bingo Clubs.
  • Inspired Announce Key Market Updates.
  • Bingo Industry to Come Together at ICE London.
  • Play'n GO's Games Now Certified in Spain and Colombia.

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Wednesday January 17, 2018
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Lotto Sales Second Highest on Record Last Year.
Lottery Operator Sazka Group Raises Stake in Casinos Austria.
The year in Numbers: LOTTO Niedersachsen Can Look Back on a Successful 2017.
Jersey Sports Lottery Cancelled.
Lotería de Córdoba and Union Sign Salary Agreement.
Federal Government Declines Requests to Lower GST Rate on Lotteries.
Fears Lotto App Could Further Exasperate Problem Gambling.
OPAP Cyprus to File a Second Injunction to Stop Police Investigations.
Update on Probe Into Unfair Promotional Terms and Misleading Practices at ICE.
ACT Gambling Commission and Football Club Enter Mediation Over Largest Ever Fine.
Gambling Commission Warns About Using SMS Short Codes for Lottery Promotion.
Dutch Gaming Authority Says Crypto Coins Do Not Fall Under the Scope of Its Authority.
Tipico Becomes Partner of the German Bundesliga and the 2nd German Bundesliga.
Five Million Germans Play Gaming Machines "Regularly".
William Hill Weighs Sale of Australia Unit Ahead of Regulatory Shake-Up.
Pagcor Report Gross Gaming Revenue Up 9 Percent in 2017.
Italy Launches Public Tender to Grant 120 Online Gaming Licenses and Advances Toward Shared Liquidity.
Law Commission to Recommend Regulations to Control Online Betting.
The Board of Directors of Grupo Codere Renews the Company's Management.
EveryMatrix Ensures Fast Start to 2018 by Striking ORYX Content Deal.
Euro Games Technology's Bestseller P-24/24 Up Sets Foot on the Canary Islands.
Maltese iGaming Company Enhances Betting Experience as Smart Contract Sets Into Action.
Microgaming is Ringing in the New Year with a Gem-Filled New Game.
William Hill the First Major UK Bookmaker to Take SIS's 'Watch & Bet' Greyhound Service.
Videoslots Announce Partnership with Iron Dog Studio.

Tuesday January 16, 2018
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New Small Town Lottery Franchisee Must Secure Business Permit from LGUs: Mayors.
Arkansas Lottery Revenue Record Tumbles; $44.7M the Most for a December.
House Bill Removes Outdated Profit Restriction Hampering Lottery Sales.
Belgium National Lottery Sold a Record Number of Lottery Tickets Last Year.
Florida Lottery Celebrates 30 Years of Milestone Moments for Families and Students.
Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office Chair Steps Down Due to Ill Health.
Three Caixa Vice Presidents Including the VP of Lotteries Reportedly Under Investigation for Corruption.
MPs to Tackle Bookmakers Over Case to Introduce New 'Minimum Bet' Rule.
An Update for Society Lotteries on Marketing and Information Licence Requirements.
OPAP Accuses Cyprus Auditor-General of Violating the Law.
FCA Issues List of Unauthorised Binary Options Providers.
Governor Appoints Becky Harris as Chairwoman of Gaming Control Board.
Gambling Commission Warns:- Is the Advertising for Your Lottery Misleading?
Federal Government Appears Unmoved by Major Sporting Codes Endeavours to Ease Siren-To-Siren Betting Ad Ban.
New Fantasy Sports Game Revives Sports Betting Concerns.
States Extended Poker Machine Trading Hours Criticised.
IGT's Wheel of Fortune Makes Three New Millionaires in December.
Multilotto Announce Launch of Bitcoin Lottery.

Monday January 15, 2018
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CT Lottery Will Hold Second CT Super Draw Drawing Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
Governor-Elect Ralph Northam Announces Kevin Hall as Executive Director of the Virginia Lottery.
Instant Lottery Concession is Delayed Again in Brazil.
New Hampshire Keno Wagering Running 15 Percent More Per Location Than Predicted in First Weeks.
Lucky Russians Hit the Jackpot after Buying New Year Lottery Tickets at Post Offices.
The Wisconsin Lottery Has a Vacancy for a Key Account Representative.
Konami Gaming's Fortune Cup Horse Racing Game is Currently Undergoing Field Trials.
Levy Spending Confirmed After No Legal Challenge from Europe.
PA Gaming Control Board Renews Casino Operator's License for Mohegan Sun Pocono.
New Legislation Tightening Conditions for Gambling Across Slovakia.
Option: Self-Regulation for Gaming Industry.
Gaming Machine Tax Shortfall Leaves $42m Hole in State Budget.
New Italian Online Gaming Licenses Now Available!
Aristocrat Bets on Free-to-Play Mobile Gaming Boom.
Strong Growth in CY2017 for Italy's Online Sports Betting Segment.
Habanero Ready to Launch on the Italian Market in 2018.
Sporting Solutions Announce Pricing Partnership with Svenska Spel.
The Coingaming Group Beta Tests Game-Changing Lightning Network.
GVC Holdings Provide Trading Update; 2017 Core Earnings at Top End of Expectations.
Relax Gaming Makes Netent and Mr Green Appointments.
ORYX Strikes Content Deal with iSoftBet.
Quickspin Teams Up with Interwetten.

Friday January 12, 2018
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Lotto Bayern Contributes €400 Million Euros for the State Budget Last Year.
Mexico's National Lottery Report Increased Sales.
Lottery President is One of the Highest Paid Public Servants in the Country.
WyoLotto Transfers $1,001,963 to State Treasurer's Office.
Gaming Realms Signs Partnership Agreement with Health Lottery.
Lotteries Grow 1.8% 1H on 1H; Growth in Asia Pacific Offset by Sales in North America.
US Patent Issued for Methods for Selling Pre-Printed Online Lottery Tickets.
US Patent Application Filed for Pull Tab Ticket Handler and Revealer with Computer Generated Display.
Gambling Commission Looking to Recruit Programme Director: National Lottery 4th Licence Competition.
Interview: Minnesota State Lottery Executive Director Robert Doty.
Gambling Industry to be Overseen by Independent Regulator.
B.C. Lottery Corp. Boosts Policies for High Rollers at Casinos.
Four Fines Levied By PA Gaming Control Board Totalling $62,500.
Supervisors in the UK and the Netherlands: 'Together We Are Stronger'.
Virginia Racing Officials Look to Legalize Historical Horse Race Terminals.
Mountainview Thoroughbred Racing Association, LLC Places Highest Bid At First Category 4 Casino Auction.
Chile's Casino Gaming Industry Report Slight Gain in November.
IGT Secures Multiple-Product Systems Agreement with Nisqually Red Wind Casino.
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announce Results of Officer Elections.
Yggdrasil Updates the Experience of Classic Table Games.
Bede Gaming to Expand Virtual Sports Offering on PLAY with Kiron Deal.
Habanero Gears Up For Italian Market Entry.

Thursday January 11, 2018
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Lottery Officials See Millions of Dollars in Unclaimed Lottery Prizes.
Instant Scratch-Its Bring Customers Joyments to Life with New Summer Campaign.
Pennsylvania Lottery Opens 'Hearts Are Wild' Second-Chance Drawing.
Magnum Corp: 50 and Stronger.
Senate Probe Into Lottery's Internal Ructions Sought.
District Court Rules Pre-Paid Cards for Online Gambling Are Illegal.
Sports Betting Site Return to Normal Operations after Court Lifts Closure Order.
Sports Betting, iGaming To Be Legislative Issues.
Dutch Gaming Authority Focuses on Preventing Minors from Participating in Games of Chance.
Unibet Extends Official Gaming Partner Agreement with FC Copenhagen.
Advertising Standards Authority Ruling on Coral Interactive TV Ad.
Tasmanian Liberal Party Commits to Retaining Poker Machines Pubs and Clubs if Returned to Power.
Labour Plans for Poker Machines to be Phased out in Tasmania.
Cyprus Casino Resort to Add $838 Million Annually to Economy.
PAGCOR Casinos to be Privatized.
Novomatic Exits German Online Gambling Market.
Betdigital Making Waves with Content Deals for BCLC and NYX Gaming.
Codeta Revolution Continues Following Major Redesign.
LottoGopher Holdings Provides Update on its Blockchain Initiative.
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Release December 2017 Index.
City of Dreams Arrives in Europe; The Integrated Resorts Cyprus Consortium Unveils Plans for the largest Integrated Resort in Europe.
Betsoft Gaming Secures Partnership Deal with BtoBet.
PBSA Agrees Vegas Kings Partnership for Bookie Website.
Playtech BGT Sports' BetTracker Now Live on Google Play.

Vol. 82 No. 3
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IGT Secures Multiple-Product Systems Agreement with Nisqually Red Wind Casino.
WyoLotto Transfers $1,001,963 to State Treasurer's Office.
Arizona Lottery Partners with Arizona Game and Fish Department for Exclusive Ticket.
Lotto Bayern Contributes €400 Million Euros for the State Budget Last Year.
Kentucky Powerball and Mega Millions Sales Respond Positively During Recent Jackpot Runs.
Pennsylvania Lottery Opens 'Hearts Are Wild' Second-Chance Drawing. Magnum Corp: 50 and Stronger.
Florida Player Sole Winner of the Fourth Largest Mega Millions® Jackpot in History.
Member of the Executive Board Kai Hannemann to Leave Lotto24.
NOVOMATIC Finalises Ainsworth Investment Following Green Light From Gaming Regulators.
PA Lottery Scratch-Offs Winners Claim Over $174 Million in December.
Maryland Casinos Generate $141 Million in Revenue During December.
Unibet Extends Official Gaming Partner Agreement with FC Copenhagen.

Vol. 82 No. 2
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IGT Extends Agreement with the D.C. Lottery to Provide Instant Ticket Printing Services.
Virginia Lottery Kicks Off 'Thank a Teacher' Art Contest for Students.
Win Now and Win Later with Florida Lotto® with EZmatch™.
NJ Lottery Director Hedinger Announces Retirement.
International Lottery & Totalizator Systems, Inc., Awarded the World Lottery Association Security Control Standards: 2016 Certification and the ISO/IEC 27001: 2013 Certification.
WyoLotto Announce New Member to Board of Directors.
Gambling Regulation Act 2003 Changes.
Synot Acquires Stake in Bosnian Willy Klub.
Tabcorp Announce Executive Leadership Team Appointments.
ComeOn Launches "", a New and Exciting Casino on the Swedish Market.
Fastrak Chosen to Help Develop the Kazakhstan Lottery.
Gambling Authorities Grant SAZKA Group Permission to Acquire Shares in Casinos Austria AG.
Casino Site Mr Green Launch in Denmark.

Vol. 82 No. 1
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IGT Extends Agreement with the D.C. Lottery to Provide Instant Ticket Printing Services.
Fastrak Chosen to Help Develop the Kazakhstan Lottery.
Implementation of Scheme of Arrangement; Tatts is Now a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of Tabcorp.
WPFH Secures Online Gambling License in Spain & Partners with VXL Payment Solutions to Expand the WPFH Cryptocurrency Platform.
WyoLotto Announce New Member to Board of Directors.
The Danish Gambling Authority Release Certification Programme for Online Bingo.
AGA: What Tax Reform Means for Gaming.
Synot Acquires Stake in Bosnian Willy Klub.
Editec Chose Btobet as Technological Partner to Grow Its Business Online, Across the Whole African Continent.
Yggdrasil Expands Italian Footprint with Snaitech Deal.
Digitain Agrees Habanero Deal.
The Global Tote Signs U.S. Distribution Deal with Watchandwager.

Vol. 81 No. 13
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IGT Expands Strategic Partnership With Optima Group for Delivery Of Sports Betting Services.
Gaming Technologies Association Statement in Respect of Labor Party's Attack on Poker Machines in Hotels and Clubs.
Diamond Game Announces 2-year Contract Extension with OLG.
Scientific Games Interactive Brings Online Games to Italy.
Lotto Baden-Württemberg New Year's Eve Million Sold Out in Record Time.
N.C. Education Lottery Achieves Top Certification for Responsible Gaming.
EL and ENGSO Renew Their Joint Commitment to an Inspirational and Values-Driven European Grassroots Sport.
OLG Selects Service Provider For West GTA Gaming Bundle.
The Danish Gambling Authority Release Certification Programme for Online Bingo.
AGA: What Tax Reform Means for Gaming.
Swedish Gambling Authority Warns Newspaper About Carrying Advertising for Foreign Online Gaming Companies.
Online Instant Win Games Supplier Partners with William Hill.
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announce Nine New Members Join Organization.

Vol. 81 No. 12
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Scientific Games Shines at 2017 North American Lottery Awards with Nine Nominations and Top Honors for "Best New Instant Game" Created for the DC Lottery.
NetEnt Signs Distribution Agreement with IGT for Norsk Tipping.
Kentucky Lottery Sales Remain Positive.
Pollard Banknote Announces 'Purrfect' New Addition to Its Licensed Brands Portfolio - Felix the Cat.
3rd Quarter 2017 Sales Data Available via the NASPL Matrix!
Juncker's 'Political' Commission Leaves Gambling Reforms to the Courts.
Concerns About Public Order and Consumer Protection Are Best Dealt with by Controls and Regulation at the Level of the Member State.
Lotto Management Cooks Christmas Dinner for Employees for a Good Cause.
Mybet Holding SE Goes Online in Ghana.
RGA Calls for Government to Introduce a Statutory Levy.
Authentic Gaming Expands Into New Office.
National Audit Office Investigation: National Lottery Funding for Good Causes.

Vol. 81 No. 11
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Governor Nominates Gretchen Corbin to Serve as President and CEO of the Georgia Lottery Corp.
Kansas Lottery Introduces New $10 Play Sampler with Flash Sale.
IGT- led Joint Venture, Lotterie Nazionali, Accepts Nine-Year Extension for the Italian Scratch & Win Concession.
OPAP and INTRALOT Extend Their Partnership for the Numerical Lottery Products and Services.
Change of Leadership at the State Toto-Lotto GmbH Baden-Württemberg Company.
Maryland Lottery Director to Lead Mega Millions Consortium.
DCMS Announce the Prohibiting of Third Party Betting on Non-UK EuroMillions Draws.
15 Years of Declining Productivity at Loto-Québec.
The Florida Lottery's New PAC-MAN® Scratch-Off Puts Your Favourite Arcade Game in the Palm of Your Hands.
Supreme Court to Hear Sports Wagering Case.
December's New Scratch-Off Games Include a Million-Dollar Top Prize.
First INTRALOT Hackathon Adds A New Dimension to the Group's Culture Of Innovation.
Portuguese Online Gambling Law Fails to Reduce Unregulated Market.

Vol. 81 No. 10
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Former CEO of Lotto-Toto GmbH, Saxony-Anhalt Joins the Gauselmann Group.
UK Gambling Commission Releases Official Statement Explaining Its Stance on Loot Boxes.
Arjel Support of the French Platform for Combating the Manipulation of Sports Competitions to the Council of Europe's "Red Card to Crime in Sport" Project.
Massachusetts Lottery Hosting Holiday Toy Drive at Regional Offices across State.
Report: A.L.E.A. 62nd and 63rd Extraordinary Assemblies in Merlo, San Luis.
The Obvious Choice! Alchemy3 and Hotels.Com Take Lottery Players Around the Globe.
UK Gambling Commission Releases Official Statement Explaining Its Stance on Loot Boxes.
OPAP, the Grand Sponsor of the Hellenic Paralympic Committee, wishes "good luck" to the Athletes of the National Swimming and Powerlifting Teams.
NetEnt Launch Finn and the Swirly Spin™ Slot, Featuring First-of-its-Kind Spiral Spin Mechanic Inspired by Social Gaming.
The MGA Announce the Setting Up of the European Gaming Institute of Malta (EGIM).
Gambling Activity in Australia: Report by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.
Bill Breslo Appointed to President of Diamond Game.

Vol. 81 No. 9
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Camelot Global Appoints Wayne Pickup as CEO Designate.
Australian Competition Tribunal Authorises Proposed Combination of Tabcorp and Tatts.
Time to Take Action on Unfair Terms Says Gambling Commission. Goes Live with Player- Favorite Scientific Games Titles.
NetEnt Gives Players Chance to Get Closer to the Action with Its Latest Live Casino Game.
La Fleur's Magazine Announce 2017 Fleurry Award Winners.
Adesso Realises Online Feature for e-Instants Lottery Product on
Camelot Appoints Nigel Railton as UK CEO.
Lottería Chaqueña Trains It's Sales Network on the On-Line Games Platform.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission Receives Preliminary Study of Patrons' Use of PlayMyWay Program at Plainridge Park Casino.
EveryMatrix Awarded Malta Gaming Licence for Greentube Games.
CasinoCoin Announce Move to New Blockchain.
French Regulator Reports Quarterly Review of the Online Gaming Market - 3rd Quarter 2017.
American Gaming Association CEO Highlights Two-Track Strategy to Legalized Sports Betting At National Conference.

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