INTRALOT STRENGTHENS ITS PRESENCE IN MOLDOVA AND EXPANDS ITS COLLABORATION WITH TURKCELL
Loteria Moldovei, INTRALOT’s subsidiary in Moldova, awarded a new contract with MOLDCELL, mobile operator in Moldova and TURKCELL’s affiliated company with which INTRALOT since 2003 has established a collaboration regarding its activities in Turkey.
The project in Moldova initially entails the operation of LOTTO game through SMS and soon it will be broaden to other gaming applications.
The above mentioned contract was signed after a two years successful implementation of the same project with the leading mobile operator in the country – VOXTEL, which holds the 64% of the local market. It is worth mentioned that the mobile subscribers in Moldova are approximately 900.000, most of them young.
Now, due to this agreement, all the mobile users in Moldova will have access to lotto game offered by Loteria Moldovei. INTRALOT’s advanced gaming network will allow all players to easily participate to LOTTO game.
INTRALOT S.A. CEO, Mr Constantinos Antonopoulos said: “We are very pleased to have signed this new contract with MOLDCELL. This new cooperation is a tangible corroboration of its successful presence in the Moldovian market, which is also reflected on the increase of sales of 46% in 2005 toward 2004. Last but not least, the undertaking of this new project is one more step ahead towards the expansion of our cooperation with TURKCELL in other countries too”.
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 more than 2,700 people in 32 countries and revenues of € 500 million for 2005(e), INTRALOT’s footprint straddles five continents.