Locked content Safran €50 mln plane engine plant open

French aviation company Safran has officially opened its plane engine production plant in Sędziszów Małopolski (Podkarpackie voivodship), which cost €50 million. The plant employs 200 people and set to employ a further 100 within the next two years. Safran CEO Philippe Petitcolin said that the compa...

Locked content Sales of daily newspapers down 9% in May

Sales of daily newspapers in May decreased by 9 percent y/y to 632,500 units. In comparison to April, this is a decrease of 0.6 percent, the Press Distribution Control Association (ZKDP) stated. The highest decline y/y was recorded for sales of “Gazeta Wyborcza”, which stood at 105,200 u...

Locked content Budimex with PLN 394 mln contract for S61

Construction firm Budimex has signed an agreement with the General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKiA) for the construction of a section of the S61 expressway (part of “Via Baltica”) Szczuczyn-Budzisko (north-eastern Poland) for PLN 393.73 million net. Budimex has 29 months to comp...

Locked content Over PLN 10 bln collected through viaTOLL

The National Road Fund (KFD) has raised over PLN 10 billion in highway tolls collected with the viaTOLL system over the past seven years. The system was introduced on July 1, 2011 and was operated by Kapsch Telematic Services. Starting from November 2, the Chief Road Transport Inspectorate (GITD) wi...

Locked content Egypt looking for Polish investors – Kwieciński

Egypt is very interested in Polish investments in agricultural processing, automotive and construction industries, Minister of Investment and Development Jerzy Kwieciński told PAP, after a visit in Egypt, where he met with government officials and business representatives. He said that over a dozen ...

Locked content Export from Poland up 2.5% in May

Export from Poland grew by 2.5 percent y/y in May and by 0.2 percent on a monthly basis, the chief economist of the Polish Chamber of Commerce Piotr Soroczyński said.  The analysis was prepared on the basis of economic data and opinions of the members of Polish Chamber of Commerce. Soroczyński added...

Locked content AAA Auto: 1.2 mln used cars sold in Poland in H1

The total amount of used cars sold in Poland in March amounted to 1.2 million, which is up by 180,000 compared to a year ago. The information comes from the monthly AAA Auto report, which is based on the analysis of sales data from resale outlets, on websites and used car dealers. The average price&...

Locked content Kurtyka named Deputy Minister of Environment

Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki appointed Michał Kurtyka Deputy Minister of Environment, the Ministry informed. Earlier Kurtyka was the Deputy Minister of Energy. The new Deputy Minister of Environment is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique in Paris. He started his career in Committee for European In...