Locked content Zetkama plans acquisitions

Metal components maker Zetkama plans to finalize one of the acquisitions it is working on before the end of September, the company’s CEO Leszek Jurasz told the Polish Press Agency (PAP) in an interview. The company hopes to conclude the deal by the end of June, Jurasz said. It is still working on it...

Locked content Provident sees gross profit increase 23% y/y, plans further expansion

Consumer finance firm Provident Polska recorded PLN 148.2 million in gross profit in H1 2014, 23 percent more than in the corresponding period of last year, the company said in a statement. The lender also said it is entering the Spanish market, where it is planning to start trading in early 2015. “...

Locked content ZM Mysław eyes main market debut

Meat processing firm ZM Mysław, which debuted on the NewConnect market on Wednesday, is planning to move to the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange, the company’s CEO Teresa Jochemczyk was quoted as saying by the Polish Press Agency. “We have launched preparations for a move to the main market ...

Locked content PEP obtains PLN 263 million loan for wind farm

Polish Energy Partners, a company controlled by one of the richest Poles – Jan Kulczyk, has signed an agreement with lender Bank Ochrony Środowiska for an investment loan of PLN 238 million. The loan will be used for the construction of a 36.8 MW wind farm called Skrupie in northern Poland. PEP will...
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Polish exports up by 8% in 2013

Poland exported nearly €155 billion worth of goods in 2013, 8 percent more than in 2012, statistics office GUS reported. Polish exports to the EU constituted 76.3 percent of the total volume, 1.3 percentage point less than in 2012.

Locked content Gdańsk dominates shipping consignments

An analysis done by Dziennik Gazeta Prawna shows that the city of Gdańsk is quickly becoming the leader in shipment consignments. The Polish ports are experiencing high growth year-on-year with an average of 12 percent annual increase in transshipments. Gdynia’s BCT terminal has shown a first ...

Locked content Wittchen heads for WSE

Leather accessories distributor Wittchen wants to float shares on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, reaching first for the NewConnect market, Puls Biznesu reports. “We are indeed considering a bourse debut,” the company’s CEO Jędrzej Wittchen told the daily. “The planned private share placement is estimate...

Locked content Telephone marketer fined by UOKiK

A landline telephone service provider Polska Telefonia Stacjonarna (PTS), based in Wrocław, has been investigated by the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) for unfair business practices. Many customer’s complained for being duped by PTS, formerly known as Telekomunikacja Dzi...