Locked content PLN 34 mln reconstruction of Opole PKP railway station begins

Work has begun on the reconstruction of the historic Opole Wschodnie station. According to the press office of PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe SA, the investment is to cost PLN 34 million. The reconstruction of the station includes investments in both railway infrastructure and travel services. Reconstru...

Locked content CCC revenues increased by 34% y/y in January 2019

Consolidated sales revenues of CCC (all sales channels) for January 2019 amounted to PLN 309.4 million and were 34 percent higher than in the corresponding period of the previous year (excluding CCC Germany), the company said. Revenues from retail sales in fixed-line stores for January 2019 amounted...

Locked content Stock turnover on WSE in January up by 3.9% y/y 

The value of trading in shares on the WSE in January 2019 amounted to PLN 19.9 billion, an increase of 3.9 percent y/y, the stock exchange announced in a statement. The average daily value of trading in shares was in January by 0.8 percent lower than last year and amounted to PLN 903.8 million. The ...

Locked content Prime Minister of Israel to visit Warsaw for Middle East conference

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will take part in the Middle East conference in Warsaw on February 13, his office said on Sunday. The conference in the Polish capital will be attended by, among others, US Vice President Mike Pence and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Representatives of E...

Locked content Poland exports over 80% of its beef products

Poland exports over 80 percent of the beef produced in the country. Its export is crucial for the profitability of this production, said the President of the Polish Association of Beef Producers, Jerzy Wierzbicki. According to the Institute of Agricultural Economics and Food Economy, in 2017, the ex...

Locked content Record 45 mln passengers at Polish airports in 2018

In 2018, Polish airports served over 45.8 million passengers. Almost two-thirds of them have used regional airports. This is a record at Polish airports. The largest airport in Poland is Chopin Airport in Warsaw. It ended 2018 having served 17.755 million passengers, an increase of 12.7 percent, or ...

Locked content Poles will spend as much as PLN 50 bn on online shopping in 2019

According to the latest report of the marketing portal Interaktywnie.com, “E-commerce 2019,” which is under the patronage of Business Insider Polska, Poles will spend PLN 50 billion on online shopping in 2019. The report also showed that Poland is ranked 13th in the ranking of the fastes...

Locked content Possible reductions in fuel prices for February

Analysts from the e-petrol portal forecast slight reductions at petrol stations, while reflex brokerage experts predict price stabilization. As predicted by e-petrol, at the beginning of February volatility at stations should not be large, but “slight reductions are possible.” The antici...

Locked content Poland trailing in EU minimum wage ranking

With a minimum wage of EUR 523, Poland is eighth last in the ranking of EU countries where the minimum rate applies, according to Eurostat data. Currently, the minimum wage rate is applicable in 22 EU countries. The exceptions are Austria, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Italy. According to the...