The merger of Tabcorp and Tatts Group is back on track after the Australian Competition Tribunal ruled on Friday that the merger is allowed proceed again.

Lottoland, which was barred this week from taking bets on domestic Australian lotteries, vows to press on with its international business in the country and warned that the growing online operations of the incumbents pose a greater threat than it does to agents and ticket sellers.

Lottoland, which was barred this week from taking bets on domestic Australian lotteries, vows to press on with its international business in the country and warned that the growing online operations of the incumbents pose a greater threat than it does to agents and ticket sellers. The ban follows a simmering campaign against the company by critics who claim the government is losing tax revenue and news agents and other lottery sellers and taking a hit. 



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Lottoland has been barred from accepting bets on the outcome of Australian lotteries, after a decision was handed down from Northern Territory Attorney-General Natasha Fyles on Tuesday.

Chinese lottery supplier 500.com recorded a net loss of RMB 72.2 million ($10.9 million) in the third quarter of 2017, with the temporary suspension of online lottery sales continuing to weigh.

AGTech Holdings reported strong revenue growth for the third quarter of 2017, driven by its new Gaming and Entertainment division launched earlier this year.

Lottery sales in Mainland China increased by 15.1 percent year-on-year to approximately RMB36.9 billion (US$5.6 billion) in September.

Mainland Chinese lottery supplier 500.com Ltd has announced the stepping down of its chairman, Mr. Lian Qi, effective November 1, 2017.

The Kerala government says it is expecting to generate Rs.10,000 crores (US$1.5 billion) in lottery revenue for the 2017-18 fiscal year, after a decision was made to increase the number of daily printed tickets.

Online betting solutions provider UltraPlay has agreed on a partnership deal to provide its eSports match predicting system – ODDS.gg to SunLoto, a licensed operator of the Chinese Welfare and Sports Lottery.

The chief executive officer of state-owned lottery company, Vietnam Lottery Co. Ltd. (Vietlott) resigned earlier this month, according to an announcement from the Ministry of Finance.

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