Press Release

INTRALOT SIGNED NEW CONTRACT IN ISRAEL WITH MIFAL HAPAYS LOTTERIES
01/09/2005

Following a tender, Mifal Hapayis, Israel National Lottery signed a contract with INTRALOT S.A., regarding the design, development, supply and maintenance of their new interactive system “E-Pais”.

 

The new “E-Pais System” will provide access to Lottery’s customers, through alternative channels, for participating in On-Line games. The new system will be based on INTRALOT’s innovative platform “B-On”. B-On supports a unique gaming environment for each end user segment, offering players freedom of choice and unlimited access to play anywhere, anytime, any game.

 

The new system will support 5 main games, Chance, 777, Keno, 123 and Lotto, including its variations (Regular, Subscriber, Group) and will support four (4) languages, Hebrew, Russian, Arabic and English. Furthermore, the new “E-Pais” system will interface with the existing systems of Mifal Hapayis (CRM, Data Warehouse, Accounting, Central System) as well as with 3rd party electronic payment providers and network operators.

 

INTRALOT, taken into consideration every technical and operational requirement of Mifal Hapayis, has provided a technically superior, risk-free and cost-effective solution that will best serve the current and future needs of the Lottery.

 

Mifal Hapayis Chairman of the Board Mr. Shimon Katzenelson said: "Mifal Hapayis is looking forward to enter the interactive era. We hope that adding new sale channels will increase our sales for the benefit of the Israeli community. Mifal Hapayis has confidence in INTRALOT's B-On platform and expect to launch the system by the first quarter of 2006.”

 

INTRALOT S.A. CEO, Mr Constantinos Antonopoulos said: “We are very pleased to have signed this contract with Mifal Hapayis Lotteries, which further strengthens our presence and footprint in the Middle East. With our expertise and advanced technology, we are confident that B-On platform will enable Mifal Hapayis to provide innovative and reliable services to players."

 

About INTRALOT

INTRALOT, a public company listed on the ASE, is a leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content and value added services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. It’s broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting & Video Lottery operations, its experience in sports games and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage, which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With 33 subsidiaries, 8 business offices and 1,500 people in 32 countries and revenues of € 328,4 million, INTRALOT’s footprint straddles five continents.