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Vol. 89 No.7 - Monday November 18, 2019
Luis Gama Re-elected
as President of
COSTA RICA -- The head of the
National Directorate of Lotteries and Quinielas of Uruguay (DNLQ), Luis Gama,
was re-elected as president for the period 2019-2021 of the Ibero-American
Corporation of Lotteries and State Appointments (CIBELAE), for which he will
preside over his fourth term consecutive in that organism.
XVII Congress of
the corporation was held in Costa Rica, during which the Board of Directors
meeting was held, where with almost all of its members, the new authorities
were appointed for the next period.
Florida Lottery Education Contributions Reach $36
BillionTALLAHASSEE, Florida -- The Florida Lottery
announced today its latest transfer to the states Educational Enhancement
Trust Fund (EETF) has brought its life-to-date education contributions to $36
billion over the past 31 years.
Neopollard Interactive Congratulates the Lottery on the
Successful Conversion of its Online Play and Player Loyalty
ProgramsLANSING, Michigan -- NeoPollard Interactive LLC
(NeoPollard Interactive or NPi)a leading provider
of online Lottery technology, managed services, and industry-leading
interactive gamesis proud to announce that NPi and the North Carolina
Education Lottery have successfully converted the Lotterys Online Play
and Player Loyalty Program (PLP) to NPis omnichannel digital
Lottery Proceeds to State Causes Top $2 BillionCLIVE, Iowa
-- A routine moment 34 years in the making has yielded an extraordinary impact
this fall in Iowa. Sometime in October, a lottery player bought the ticket that
pushed total Iowa Lottery proceeds to state causes past the $2 billion
Arizona Lottery Teams Up with U.S. Census Bureau to Ensure
Every Arizonan is Counted in 2020PHOENIX, Arizona
Every 10 years, the United States Constitution requires a complete count of
every man, woman and child living in the country to help determine everything
from the number of senators and representatives in Congress to the level of
funding for individual federal programs that touch our daily lives.
Group Grabs the Online Mobile Lottery MarketHONG KONG,
SAR-- One of China's top 100 internet companies with a tri-core "Video+"
business focus, V1 Group Limited ("V1 Group" or the "Company", together with
its subsidiaries, the "Group"; stock code: 00082.HK), is pleased to announce
that its sports lottery new retail business has made new progress.
Painting of Rafael Illustrates the Christmas Draw
TicketSPAIN -- The Extraordinary Christmas Sweepstakes
ticket from Spain is illustrated with the painting of 'La Virgen de la Rosa' or
'Sagrada Familia con san Juanito' by Rafael, one of the greatest artists of the
high renaissance in Italy.
|La Virgen de la Rosa' or
'Sagrada Familia con san Juanito' by Rafael
As they explain on the website of the Prado
Museum - where the painting is exposed - the work of the painter, designer and
architect Rafael was transferred to canvas in the first half of the 19th
Skilrock Binds the Audience with Its Transformative
Solutions at Cibelae Congress, Costa Rica
Visitors appreciated our position that we are an innovative and flexible
solution provider who can meet their unique and exact needs. This understanding
is embedded in our DNA as we fully understand the socio-economic settings in
emerging economies and how to develop solutions that exactly fit such
GURUGRAM, India -- Skilrock is back from
showcasing its revolutionary transformative solutions that perfectly map with
the LATAM region, including paper lottery, at the recently held Cibelae
Congress at Costa Rica. Modernization of paper lottery, digital transformation
and tools for business focus on wholesome Customer Experience (CX) were in
focus, in addition to Skilrocks 4th generation platform that supports all
channels and all genre of games.
GLMS President Addresses Latin American Lotteries and
stakeholders at the 17th CIBELAE CongressCOSTA RICA -- GLMS
President, Ludovico Calvi, acted as a speaker at the 17th CIBELAE Congress,
which took place from November 6 8, 2019 in San Jose, Costa Rica.
Addressing the Latin American Lottery Community, Ludovico Calvi presented the
mission and vision of GLMS and urged Latin American Lotteries to join the GLMS,
showing their commitment to the safeguard of sport ethics, fully in line with
their core lottery values.
BCLC Completes GameSense Advisor Expansion to Every B.C. Casino
and Community Gaming CentreVANCOUVER, BC, Canada (November
8, 2019) -- BCLC has completed its expansion of the GameSense Advisor (GSA)
program to every casino and community centre in B.C.
GSAs are a key
component of BCLCs player-health strategy, focused on supporting casino
players with informed decision-making and positive play.
International Game Technology PLC Reports Third Quarter 2019
ResultsLONDON, U.K. -- International Game Technology PLC
("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended
September 30, 2019. Today, at 8:00 a.m. EST, management will host a conference
call and webcast to present the results; access details are provided
LOTTO Bayern and FC Augsburg Extend Their
PartnershipMUNICH, Germany -- LOTTO Bayern and FC Augsburg
have extended their 20-year partnership for the next two seasons. LOTTO Bayern
remains the football Bundesliga until the end of the season 2020/21 as an
Svenska Spel Distributes Over 50 Million SEK to Grassroots
Sport in SwedenVISBY, Sweden -- Today Svenska Spel
distributes over 50 million SEK to the youth sport in Sweden via the
Gräsroten. In total, over half a million Swedes have distributed the money
to 8,556 associations in 71 sports.
Lotteries Globally Open 2019 with a Steady First
QuarterBASEL, Switzerland -- First-quarter 2019 sales in
Africa were up 20.5% on Q1 2018 in aggregate, while sales in Latin America grew
7.1% over the same timeframes. Asia Pacific, which had led the field for the
last three quarters, saw its growth in sales moderate, with first-quarter on
first-quarter sales increasing by only 4.9%.
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