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Posted on 23.05.2008


1993
First Olympic Casino opened its doors in Estonia at Tallinn Olympic Yachting Centre – this is where the company got its name.

1994 Olympic Casino started its first table operations in Tallinn in Kungla hotel.

1997 Kungla Hotel was renovated into the first casino hotel in the Baltics – Reval Park Hotel & Casino. On the same year the 1st vision of Olympic Casino was also created – to become the best and biggest casino operator in Estonia.

1998 Olympic Casino in Estonia was issued ISO 9001:2000 quality certificate by BVQI.

1999 The holding company of Olympic Casino was founded. It was later renamed Olympic Entertainment Group.

2001 Olympic Casino entered the first foreign market - Lithuania and opened the 1st Olympic Casino on Konstitucios street in Vilnius.

2002 Olympic Casino entered Latvian market by acquiring Latvian Casino Daugava. We also developed a more ambitious vision to be number one casino operator in the Baltics.

2003 Olympic Casino opened the biggest casino in Vilnius in Reval Hotel Lietuva and also the first casino in Riga in Radisson SAS Daugava Hotel.

2004 Olympic Casino entered the Ukrainian market in Kiev. With expansion into Ukrainian market we already exceeded our current vision and it was again time to redefine it. The new vision was - to become the biggest casino operator in the Central Europe and to operate in at least 10 countries by 2010.

Olympic Casino Group Baltija UAB and Olympic Casino Latvia SIA were issued ISO 9001:2000 quality certificate by BVQI.

2005 By acquisition of Baltic Gaming A/S Olympic Casino became the second largest casino operator in Latvia.

2006 Olympic Casino opened the first casino in Belarus – Olympic Casino Eldorado in Minsk.
Olympic Casino Eesti AS participated in the Estonian Excellence Award 2006 and received the “Recognised for Excellence” award.
A very important milestone was listing of OEG shares on Tallinn Stock Exchange.

2007 Expansion to Poland and Romania through the acquisition of local operators.
OEG shares were also listed on Warsaw Stock Exchange.

2008 We operate in 8 European countries - gaming activity license was obtained in Slovakia; the operations started in summer 2008.

2009 Olympic exited the Ukrainian market due to the prohibition of gambling in the country.

2010 Olympic entered the web-based services market by launching the online casino Olympic Online.

Today it is time for a New Vision: To be a global Casino and Resort operator with a passion for service excellence.

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