Tag Archives: World Lottery Association
- UK National Lottery sales fall despite double-digit mobile gains
November 18, 2016
Lottery operator Camelot says UK National Lottery sales fell more than 6% in the first half of the company’s fiscal year. This week, Camelot UK Lotteries Ltd reported sales of National Lottery tickets hitting £3.389b in the six months ending September 24, down around £226m from the same period last...
- Colossus Bets, ONEworks take advantage of China online lottery suspension
March 14, 2016
China’s lottery sales fell in January, the eighth straight month of declining numbers. According to the Ministry of Finance, total lottery sales fell 16.8% in January to RMB 32.6b (US $5b). Welfare lottery sales were down 7.9% to RMB 18.1b while sports lottery sales tumbled 25.7% to RMB 14.5b. China’s...
- Vermantia joins World Lottery Association
November 20, 2015
Vermantia, a leading provider of premium content for lotteries, gaming and betting operators worldwide, is delighted to announce that it has been accepted as an Associate Member of the World Lottery Association (WLA), the global authority on lotteries and gaming industry. As a member of WLA, Vermantia joins a community...
- China lottery slump continues as online suspension bites Rexlot profits
September 30, 2015
China’s lottery sales fell nearly 11% in August as the sector continues to wait out the government's ‘temporary’ suspension of online sales. China’s Ministry of Finance reported that lottery sales fell 10.9% to RMB 28.1b (US $4.41b) in August. Welfare lottery sales fell 11.8% to RMB 15b while sports lottery...
- GTECH poker app is all thumbs; GAN inks Konami; IGT eyes New Jersey
September 25, 2013
Gambling operators are taking full advantage of the media spotlight afforded by the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) currently underway in Las Vegas to announce their future plans, particularly those relating to the US market. On Monday, gaming supplier GTECH began displaying its new poker platform, which includes a mobile version...
- China Welfare Lottery sales to overtake Lottomatica for global top spot
September 15, 2013
Seriously, is there no form of gambling in which Asia won’t eventually dominate? The World Lottery Association (WLA) recently published stats on global lottery performance during the first half of 2013, which suggests that the China Welfare Lottery is poised to usurp Italian lotto titan Lottomatica (try saying that phrase...
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017
Tensions in Asia propel bitcoin past $4,000 to new milestone
August 14, 2017
Cyberattack cripples Korean bitcoin exchange Bithumb
July 6, 2017
Chinese tourists maintain biggest spenders’ crown
April 13, 2017