Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Cambodia-based group to develop blockchain lottery platform

Kelly Holding Group, a Cambodia-based company, says it is developing a blockchain powered lottery platform aimed at “revolutionizing” the lottery industry. In a press...

Australia gambling expenditure dips 0.5 percent

Australia’s total gambling expenditure fell 0.5 percent in the 2016/2017 year, with casino table games posting a 7.8 percent drop in the same period, according to the latest figures from the Queensland Government Statistician's Office.

AGTech secures sports lottery technical service supply contract

China lottery service provider AGTech has announced it has successfully won the bid to provide certain technical services to the China Sports Lottery. In a...

Singapore betting tax flat in 2017/2018

Singapore raked in $2.7 billion ($1.99 billion) in betting taxes in the 2017/2018 financial year, unchanged from the year earlier.

Four Indian lottery companies found owing GST

Four major Indian lottery companies have been slapped for the underpayment of taxes, leaving the Ludhiana exchequer down more than Rs. 13 crores (US$1.8...

WA to impose fine on punters using synthetic lotteries

The Western Australia (WA) government is furthering the federal government clampdown on synthetic lotteries by including provisions that would fine punters for engaging in...

AGTech adds to sports lottery gains

AGTech Holdings said its Beijing AGTech GOT Technology Co. has won the lottery hardware tenders to supply lottery terminals to the Sports Lottery Administration Center in Zhejiang province and Hubei province.

Kerala introduces special lottery for flood victims

The state of Kerala has decided to introduce a special lottery in order to provide funds for thousands of people affected by recent devastating...

Takarakuji lottery revenues on declining path

Japan’s Takarakuji lottery tickets witnessed a year-on-year decline of 6.9 percent in FY2017, falling to JPY786.6 billion ($7.1 billion). This continues the downward trend that has been in evidence since peaking over a decade ago in FY2005.

Transact Q2 revenue gains 8 percent as international casino sales surge

Transact Technologies said its Q2 net sales rose 8 percent, boosted by surging sales to casinos in Europe, Asia and Australia.


Mombetsu Racecourse to resume operations next week

Mombetsu Racecourse has announced that it will resume horse races from September 25, in spite of the fact that both the facility and the region have not yet entirely recovered from the September 6 Hokkaido earthquake.

Stepping up the pace

GameCo LLC, creator of the world’s first Video Game Gambling Machine, will showcase a key innovation whereby their games can achieve a similar pace of play as traditional slot machines, providing an increased level of Coin-In as well as a much greater degree of player engagement.

RTG releases new slot – Stardust

RTG Asia has announced the introduction of its newest, medium volatility, five-reel slot - Stardust. The slot follows the story of a fairy named...

TYM Performance

This year at G2E Las Vegas, Tangam will be unveiling TYM Floor Performance, a new product which revolutionizes how data is utilized by stakeholders to...

Macau stocks to be weighed by weak Q3 earnings: MS

While Macau’s casinos benefited from strong visitation during Golden Week, Morgan Stanley analysts warn that weak third-quarter earnings and cuts in 2019 estimates may...