Beijing is piling pressure on China’s provincial governments to investigate the murky world of online lotteries, warning that government and possibly company officials face prosecutions in a...
New figures released this week showed the starkly differing fortunes of Française des Jeux (FDJ) in France and Deutsche Lotto und Totoblock (DLTB) in Germany, which ten years ago had almost...
Lotteries around the world are pushing for the use of the dot.lotto domain to be limited to licensed operators as they fear a free-for-all would put players at risk.
Efforts to pass online lottery legislation in Florida are unlikely to come to fruition in 2015 as lawmakers concentrate their gaming efforts on negotiating a new compact with the Seminole Indian...
The Minnesota Lottery is preparing for another legislative fight to protect its electronic instant games in 2015, as U.S. state lotteries struggle to secure broad political support for online...
China has launched an extraordinary, large-scale audit of local government lottery proceeds, potentially placing lottery administrators in the sights of an intense corruption crackdown and...
Sazka, the Czech Republic’s largest lottery operator, is seeking a criminal prosecution of the Gibraltar-based firm Lottoland for offering bets on the outcome of Eurojackpot draws to Czech customers.
The main lobbying group for U.S. lottery retailers is urging its members to push for legislation to ban Internet gambling during the current "lame duck" session of Congress.
Lottery executives are confident that the scourge of match-fixing will be tackled by a new European sports treaty, despite no countries having formally approved the agreement yet.
A push by Chinese internet services giant Tencent to acquire almost 10 percent of lottery technology and services provider China LotSynergy could act as a catalyst for greater web investment in...
Playtech, the online gambling software specialist, would consider acquiring a consumer-oriented company such as a lottery operator, its chief executive said on Wednesday.
China's Ministry of Finance has raised the cap on payouts for selected Sports Lottery products from 69 percent to 73 percent, boosting the appeal of selected lottery products in a market dominated...
Delays to the implementation of a new lottery law in the Czech Republic have triggered anger from machine suppliers amid claims legal battles could quickly follow legislation.

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