Beginnings of APLA
APLA Ltd has been incorporated on 30 Oct 2018 as Asia Pacific Lottery Association Limited (the Company), a Public Company Limited by Guarantee in the Republic of Singapore with Certificate of Registration UEN 201836926G. Its registered address is at : 210 Middle Road #01-01, Singapore Pools Building, Singapore 188994.
The Company was incorporated with 7 Founding Directors, Mr Seah Chin Siong, Ms Sue van der Merwe, Mr Yokichi Yokoyama, Mr Richard Cheung, Mr Yang Won Don, Mr Chris Lyman, and Mr Kapil Khanna, as well as 8 Founding Members (or Subscribers), Singapore Pools (Pte) Ltd, TABCORP, Japan Lottery Association, The Hong Kong Jockey Club, Lotto New Zealand, Nanum Lotto Inc, Future Gaming and Hotel Services Pvt Ltd, and Magnum Corporation Sdn Bhd. Each Subscriber undertakes to contribute to the assets of the Company in the event of it being wound up while being a Member of an amount not exceeding USD 100. The Company has since become the regional association for the Asia Pacific on the World Lottery Association.