China 2021-09-15T04:06:50+03:00
Ukrainian news
China's lottery sales top about $5.36 billion in June

China's lottery sales top about $5.36 billion in June

finance, China, sales, PRC, Lottery tickets
China's lottery. Photo by Xinhua.
China's lottery. Photo by Xinhua.

China's lottery sales came in at 34.61 billion yuan (about $5.36 billion) in June, increasing by 1.04 billion yuan from the same period last year, data from the Ministry of Finance showed, informed The Xinhua News Agency.

"Sales of welfare lottery tickets totaled 11.22 billion yuan in June, while sports lottery sales came in at nearly 23.39 billion yuan", – according to the ministry.

In the first six months, lottery sales amounted to nearly 178.44 billion yuan, involving 67.7 billion yuan of welfare lottery sales and 110.74 billion yuan of sports lottery sales.

Under China's lottery management rules, "money from ticket sales is used for administrative expenses, public welfare projects and prize winnings".

Больше новостей о: finance China sales PRC Lottery tickets

News

ok