By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The youngest massive prize winner in Taiwan Lottery’s history
was a 19-year-old female student, winning NT$350 million (about US$11.5 million), Taiwan Lottery chairman Haung Chih-yi (黃志宜) said on Tuesday.
On Tuesday, Taiwan Lottery announced a breakdown of massive prize winners in the first half of 2017. After the announcement, Huang told reporters that the youngest massive prize winner Taiwan Lottery ever received was the 19-year-old. He said that the student won the prize in the early days of Taiwan Lottery, and she immediately used the prize money to go to Australia to study. On the other hand, the oldest winner of a massive Taiwan Lottery prize was an 80-year-old man, he said.
There’s no surefire secret to winning the lottery except for buying, Huang said.