Panattoni breaks ground on 79,000-sqm project in Łódź

Industrial space developer Panattoni Europe has held a ground-breaking ceremony at the construction site of a built-to-suit logistics center in Łódź, which the company is developing for home appliances producer BSH Sprzęt Gospodarstwa Domowego. The project, which will comprise 79,000 sqm of space an...

Locked content Poland’s demography still a problem – GUS

According to the latest data released by Poland’s Statistics Office, at end-2016 there were 38.433 million people living in Poland, 4k less than in the previous year. It was the fifth year in a row in which the population decreased. This, along with the declining number of working age population, wh...

Locked content ZDG TOR: 3.5 mln potential electric car owners in Poland

According to market lobby ZDG TOR, there are some 3.5 million potential electric car buyers in Poland. The group based its assumptions on the fact that some 3.5 million households own two or more vehicles, including 2 million living in large cities. However in order to convince Poles to buy electric...

Pengab banking sentiment falls in May

The Pengab index, which measures conditions in the banking industry, fell by 1.8 points month-to-month to 24 points in May, according to the Monitor Bankowy report issued by TNS Polska.

Morawiecki: OFE reform to be passed by the end of the year

Poland’s cabinet plans to adopt by end-2017 a new reform that would effectively dissolve the open pension funds (OFEs). “We expect no major changes from the point of view of the capital market,” Deputy PM Mateusz Morawiecki said. The reform should largely meet the outline presented back in July 2016...

Locked content Defense ministry wants to gather information on foreigners in Poland

Polish defense ministry asked the local authorities in Zachodniopomorskie voivodship to provide information on foreigners living there. According to the ministry this is a “standard procedure.” Deputy Defense Minister Michał Dworczyk argued that “It’s a natural thing, taking into consideration...

Locked content Kopacz to testify in Smoleńsk probe

Former Polish PM Ewa Kopacz has been summoned for questioning by prosecution investigating the circumstances of the autopsies of the victims of the Smoleńsk plane crash. The exhumation of the several bodies showed that some of the victims have been placed in wrong coffins, there were also instances ...