INTRALOT’s ‘La Tinka’
INTRALOT’s ‘La Tinka’ celebrates its 16th successful year in Peru and awards its 107th jackpot winner with more than 7 m. soles
INTRALOT’s ‘La Tinka’, the first online lottery in Peru, celebrated its 16th anniversary, the high point of which was marked by the 107th jackpot winner, who won 7.250.000 soles. The lucky winner was the third jackpot winner in the history of the game to come from the city of Pisco. During the celebration 20 more lucky winners shared prizes of 1.130.019,66 soles.
La Tinka is considered one of the 10 most popular and highly appreciated Peruvian brands. During its 16 years of operation, the game has changed the lives of thousands of Peruvians offering more than 432 million soles in prizes, and becoming an icon in the gaming history of Peru. The evolution of the game has been remarkable: from its first jackpot of 100.000 soles, La Tinka now offers jackpots starting at 1.500.000 soles, an amount that is continuously on the increase. Since its inception, INTRALOT de Peru has established over 2.000 points of sale, known as “Lucky Points”, throughout the country.
Mr. Vangelis Apostolakopoulos, Managing Director of INTRALOT de Peru, stated: “INTRALOT de Peru has created games that offer to the Peruvian people excitement, entertainment and numerous prizes. We are very pleased to see the players having embraced La Tinka, as it is a game that can make people’s dreams come true.”
INTRALOT, a public listed company, is the leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content, sports betting management and interactive gaming services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. Its broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting & Video Lottery operations and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With presence in more than 50 countries, with approximately 5.000 people and revenues of €903.6 million for 2009, INTRALOT has established its presence on all 5 continents.
In Peru, INTRALOT de Peru S.A.C, manages La Tinka, Gana Diario, Ganagol, Kabala, Rapitinkas, Rapigana, Super 3 and El Reventon. Through these brands it has agreements to operate lottery games with the charities of Huancayo and Jaen, organizations that are under the supervision of INABIF, institution that depends on the Ministry of Women and Social Development – MIMDES. Likewise, it contributes with the local governments where these charities work. It also has an association contract with the Soccer Professional Association (ADFP) for the organization of sports bets related with this sport with games such as Ganagol
Carla Fernández Reyna
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