Locked content 19% of Poles see the country’s political situation as good, 43% ...

Nineteen percent of Poles consider the political situation in the country as good, while 43 percent is of the opposite opinion, according to a recent survey by pollster CBOS. In January, 15 percent of those polled said that the political situation in Poland was good, while49 percent claimed it was b...

Locked content Poland waits for Trump first steps – Duda

Polish President Andrzej Duda, said that he awaits US President Donald Trump’s first steps, but it hopes it will remain its “We are waiting for US President Donald Trump’s first steps, we hope that he will conduct a balanced policy of a US guardian of peace and order in the world, just a...

Locked content Poles have PLN 32 bln in debt

According to the KRD Economic Information Bureau register of debtors, Polish consumers owe PLN 32.5 billion. The register accounts for debts exceeding PLN 200 and 60 days overdue. It currently lists over 2.2 million people. According to KRD, the average debtor is a 36-64-age-old man and lives in Maz...

Locked content Holland wins Silver Bear in Berlin

Polish film director Agnieszka Holland has won the Alfred Bauer Silver Bear prize at the Berlin International Film Festival for her film Pokot (Spoor). The movie, which some call dark comedy, some murder mystery has a strong anti-hunting message was awarded for “opening new perspectives on cinematic...

Locked content Kaczyński: Poland needs new, central airport

According to the ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) leader Jarosław Kaczyński, Poland should have a new, centralized airport with global connections, “so Poland won’t become a province,” Kaczyński said in an interview with Polish Radio. “In a country with a significant size but a round shape i...

Locked content Polish-Slovakian gas link with €108 mln EU financing

EU has granted €108 million subsidy for the Slovakian-Polish gas link project, Polish state pipeline operator Gaz-System said. The link will open the Slovakian market to gas supplies from Poland’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Świnoujście. Gaz-System said the link is part of the Nort...

Locked content PM Szydło leaves hospital

Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło left hospital on Friday after suffering minor injuries in a car accident a week ago. “Now it is time for a few days of rest and I will see you again at the Tuesday news conference after the government sitting,” Szydło told reporters as she left the hospital. The ac...

Locked content Asseco SEE increases Q4 profit

Asseco SEE, a unit of Polish IT giant Asseco Poland, posted a PLN 20.18 million Q4 2016 attributable net profit, beating market expectations of PLN 12.6 million. In Q4 2015, the profit stood at PLN 11.09 million. For the whole 2016, Asseco SSE had PLN 51.47 million in consolidated net profit compare...

Locked content Over 6 mln foreigners visited Poland in 2016 – GUS

The number of foreign tourists who visited Poland last year stood at 6.1 million representing a 7 percent growth from 5.7 million the year before, the Poland’s Central Statistical Office (GUS) data showed. Most visitors came from Germany with 1.6 million followed by the UK tourists with 443,00...