Locked content Polish banks face more consolidation in 2017 – KNF

Polish banking sector will likely continue the consolidation process in 2017. “The process of consolidation and takeovers in 2017 will probably advance and it will probably follow from conditions at their parent banks, albeit not so much tough financial conditions as changes in strategy,” the deputy...

Locked content Fuel prices continue to decline

Fuel prices fell by PLN 0.06, and LPG prices dropped by PLN 0.03 per liter in the last week, according to Reflex, a fuel branch consultancy company. Currently, gasoline sells at PLN 4.61/liter, diesel at PLN 4.53/liter and LPG gas at PLN 2.16 (a decrease of PLN 0.03). Retail fuel prices are likely t...

Locked content Polish exports promotion agency to open 70 foreign offices

Polish Investment and Trade Agency (PAIH) will employ 140 people in 70 new foreign offices it is planning to open across the globe. The Agency is interviewing nearly 700 candidates for the positions. “We will ultimately need some 140 employees, statistically two people per office. Some offices...

Dragon masks

As Polish cities become increasingly polluted, Poles are taking to respirator masks. WBJ talked to Mateusz Jasiński, founder and owner of Dragonmasks, which is well positioned to take advantage of the emerging market

Cyber arms race

Companies spend millions on security software; meanwhile hackers are still on the winning side of the fight. Often, entrepreneurs don’t realize what they should be protecting and how to go about it. WBJ talked to Michał Kurek, director at the IT Risk Management Department of EY, about the most commo...