Estonia-based Olympic Entertainment Group, with extensive operations throughout the Baltic countries and elsewhere, has reported on the first half of 2017 showing a slight increase in gaming revenues before gaming taxes, at €94.3m compared with €93.3m in the same period of 2016.

The biggest upturn was in its Maltese operations (online) that showed a 31.9 per cent increase to €6.2m compared with €4.7m.

Next came Italy, up 23.3 per cent, Estonia up 14.7 per cent and Lithuania up 11.6 per cent. 

The only downturns registered were both 100 per cent, in Poland and Belarus.