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BetGames.TV strengthens partnership with Hollywoodbets by providing its full suite of live games for the international market

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BetGames.TV, a market leading b2b supplier to lotteries, casinos and gaming operators across the world has signed a new deal with Hollywoodbets. South Africa’s leading bookmaker brand has now become available, under licence, in the international marketplace, integrating the supplier’s full suite of live games into the Hollywoodbets international platform.

Hollywoodbets is a well-loved brand, best known for its amazing sports betting and lotto product offering. Its sports betting site features a large variety of events and markets to bet on, with expert betting support both online and in-store. Players not only get the best odds, but also a superb customer service.

The deal means that all nine high-performance games from BetGames.TV portfolio, including Bet on Poker, Bet on Baccarat, War of Bets, Dice, Dice Duel, Wheel of Fortune and the lottery games Lucky 5, Lucky 6 and Lucky 7 are now available to Hollywoodbets’ customers. This integration will provide a new dimension to the brand with an extra level for the players’ online experience.

BetGames.TV COO Aistė Garnevičienė commenting on this agreement stated:

We feel lucky to have partnered with Hollywoodbets since the very beginning when BetGames.TV was still looking for the best strategic partner to enter the South African market. And now after three years have passed we can confirm that it was the best decision resulting in a strong partnership which exceeded both of our expectations. Therefore, we are thrilled to be a part of Hollywoodbets’ huge plan to conquer the international market and help to drive further significant growth in this exciting period.

Dermot O‘Connell, Hollywoodbets partnership manager declared: “Having partnered with Betgames.TV for over three years, we are excited to offer our international players the instant gratification that Betgames.TV brings. With nine fast-paced games coupled with excellent odds and instant resulting we offer a host of betting options to appeal to all patrons. It’s the most fun one can have online!

About BetGames.TV: http://www.betgames.tv

About Hollywoodbets: https://www.hollywoodbets.com/live-games

George Miller started his career in content marketing and has started working as an Editor/Content Manager for our company in 2016. George has acquired many experiences when it comes to interviews and newsworthy content becoming Head of Content in 2017. He is responsible for the news being shared on multiple websites that are part of the European Gaming Media Network.

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Authorities destroy illegal gambling machines in South Africa

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The Limpopo Gambling Board in South Africa has seized and destroyed 100 illegal gambling machines from local shops.

Chairman of the board Elijah Tjiane said: “The serious crimes we’re witnessing in the country start with illegal machines operating in local shops. They then go to drugs and later graduate to other heavy crimes.”

Tjiane said the R500 fine illegal gambling operaters got was too little.

“We wish lawmakers could come up with a fine that will fit the crime the person has committed.”

Limpopo Economic Development MEC Seaparo Sekoati said illegal gambling was crippling businesses which operated by the book.

He said destroying the illegal machines would assist in reducing crime in the province.

“The work done by the board’s law enforcement unit, working closely with police in tackling illegal and harmful economic activities, is outstanding. Our law enforcement officers confiscated 101 gambling machines which were collected from various spaza shops in and around our communities.

“Illegal gambling outlets have a negative impact on our economy.

“Such unregistered and underground operations do not adhere to the tax legislation of the country,” said Sekoati.

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Quanta Acquires Stake in Nigeria Lottery ILGL The World’s First Deal to Reform Traditional Lottery

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Quanta Acquires Stake in Nigeria Lottery ILGL The World’s First Deal to Reform Traditional Lottery
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Quanta has signed contracts to acquire a stake in International Lottery and Gaming Limited (ILGL), and concluded the world’s first deal to see a blockchain company acquire a traditional lottery company.

The acquisition will usher in an era where innovation sits alongside tradition, injecting the power of blockchain technology into the lottery business. Quanta sees this ambitious move as an opportunity to reinforce and extend its efforts to promote blockchain starting with Nigeria where ILGL is rooted, and very soon afterwards expand to other countries in Africa.

ILGL, trade-named NaijaLottery™ has been granted a Grade A National License from the National Lottery Regulatory Commission to offer lottery games throughout the country. This deal will see Quanta and ILGL combining their forces and introducing the application of blockchain technology to revitalize traditional lottery and to act as a platform for growth in Africa.

“Now is the time to build on the momentum of the traditional Nigerian lottery market. Together, we will continue to build a safe and trusted platform that ensures fairness and transparency, while offering amazing functionality to players and helping to boost the local economy.

“We believe we are carving out a bright future for the players and to the industry as a whole.” said Kostas Farris, Group CTO of Quanta.

“This is a profound opportunity to bolster the rapidly-evolving lottery business. We are confident that we can make blockchain lottery popular and this acquisition represents a significant base for Quanta to target other emerging markets centered in Africa.

“We aim to build up a blockchain-based ecosystem that will serve the gaming industry whilst stimulating the growth of the local economy through generating new businesses and employment opportunities.” Kostas added.

Commenting on behalf of ILGL, Charbel Saadeh, Managing Director of Naija Lottery said, “ILGL has provided popular and entertaining games to the Nigerian players; it is highly respected in the gaming industry and we are very excited to collaborate with Quanta. The acquisition is a historic announcement. This is a combination of expertise—the integration of blockchain lottery with local operation, to create an even more compelling experience to optimize lottery playing for the 200-million Nigerian market.”

NaijaLottery™ launched operations on 7 March, 2016 by offering the popular 5 out of 90 game as well as the highly exciting instant game 1 of 36, both games aim to offer fun and excitement to all its Nigerian players. Quanta witnessed ILGL’s highly established position in the Nigerian lottery market, and is looking to progressively build a platform fully enhanced with advanced technology to accelerate market access with the joint efforts of Quanta and ILGL, paving the next step in the company’s evolution to unleash the great potentials of the blockchain technology.

The Nigeria lottery industry has undergone strong growth in recent years and is considered as one of the most lucrative business opportunities in the world. It is a major source of wealth distribution in the country, while the role of cryptocurrencies continues to garner national-level attention.

 

About Quanta

Quanta PLC is an innovative blockchain-oriented company, that utilizes smart contracts in order to ensure fully automated and transparent platform to Lotteries.

Quanta PLC owns Quanta Technology Limited the operator of the world’s first licensed, blockchain-based gaming company on the Ethereum platform. Its products, including gaming platform, random number generator, token-centric payment gateway and game wallet are blockchain powered and certified to ensure utmost trust and transparency in the gaming industry. The company employs Smart Contracts to offer full automation and integrity to lotteries.

With the support of QNTU the utility token, Quanta leverages services to strengthen customers engagement. QNTU is currently trading on five renowned cryptocurrency exchanges such as Lykke, HitBTC, Bit-Z, Cryptopia and BitoPro.

About International Lottery and Gaming Limited

International Lottery and Gaming Limited (ILGL) is a privately-owned company established in Nigeria, which has been granted a Grade A National License from the National Lottery Regulatory Commission to offer lottery games throughout the country. NaijaLottery™ launched operations on 7 March, 2016 by offering the well-known 5 out of 90 game as well as the additional and highly exciting instant game, 1 of 36, which is aim to offer fun and excitement to all its Nigerian players.

For more information: http://naijalottery.com/en/home

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EZ MODULO™ setting a foot in South Africa

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Andrew Stewart, Operations Director: Atomic Gaming and Charles Louw, Slots Manager: Emperors Palace
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With hundreds of successful installations on the South African LPM market of the bestselling GAMOPOLIS™ 40 and 41 series of multi games, Casino Technology is now setting a foot on the casino segment in the country with EZ MODULO™ series of slot machines.

Elena Shaterova, Global Sales Director at Casino Technology said: “We are thrilled to announce that we are entering the casino segment in South Africa with first in the row installations made at Emperors Palace Casino in Johannesburg. Casino Technology has well established positions in the country, built along with our official distributor Atomic Gaming”.
The luxurious Emperors Palace Casino now offers the compelling and loved by players multi game SPEED KING™, housed in the contemporary and modular EZ MODULO™.

Charles Louw, Slots Manager at Emperors Palace said: “At Emperors Palace we stay at the forefront of new technology and aim to give our players the most innovative experience. EZ MODULOis an exciting offering to add to our gaming floor mix”.

Admired for its modern and convertible modular design, EZ MODULO™ is an excellent choice for every casino. With its two 27” HD monitors and a 24” video topper, the slot machine allows the game to be displayed comfortably at eye level while the attractive video topper displays video adverts of various games on offer.

Launched recently, EZ MODULO™ has been nominated for several industry awards. The slot machine demonstrates Casino Technology’s cutting-edge technology with content, appealing to the needs of operators and players alike. The highest quality monitors, the lighting and the great sound keeps players engaged and increases time on device”, commented Andrew Stewart, Operations Director at Atomic Gaming – official distributor of Casino Technology`s products in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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