Locked content Asseco BS with PLN 146.3 mln backlog for 2017

IT firm Asseco Business Solutions has a backlog for 2017 of PLN 146.3 million, a 10 percent increase y/y, the company’s CFO Mariusz Lizon stated at a press conference. “Last year at this time we had a backlog of PLN 133 million in our portfolio, which means a 10 percent increase y/y this year,” he&#...

Locked content Orlen pays record-high dividend for 2016

Fuel giant PKN Orlen paid out record high dividend last Friday of PLN 3 per share. PLN 1.28 billion, almost 25 percent of the company’s record-high 2016 net profit of PLN 5.36 billion, was paid out to the company’s shareholders. “It is the fifth year in a row when the concern, in line with its…...

Locked content Idea Bank’s Q2 net profit with 14.8% growth y/y

Idea Bank’s net profit in Q2 2017 amounted to PLN 58.7 million, slightly above market expectations, marking a 14.8 percent increase year-on-year, the group stated in a market filing. Net profit for H1 stood at PLN 109.9 million, excluding the sale of GetBack, which is a 144 percent increase y/y. Rev...
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New car registrations up by 16.63 % y/y in July

New passenger car and van registrations totaled 41,614 in July and was 16.63 percent higher year-on-year, as well as 11.96 percent lower than in June 2017, according to a report by market researcher Samar citing national car registry. The y/y number has been growing for 28 consecutive months. It is ...
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Locked content Unemployment still at record low 7.1% 

In July the unemployment rate in Poland stood at 7.1 percent, the same as in June, the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy estimated on Friday. This is the lowest reading since 1991 and 16.2 percent lower than in June 2016, the ministry informed. The number of unemployed people last month a...
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Beer production up by 14% 

Beer production in Poland increased by 14 percent over the past ten years, with 42 million hectoliters produced in 2016, compared to 37 million hectoliters in 2007, according to the Central Statistical Office report. At the same time, the lowest level of production was recorded in 2009, when it amou...

Regional office stock at 4,117,500 sqm in H1 2017

At the end of H1 2017 total modern office stock in eight Polish regional cities (Kraków, Wrocław, Tri-City, Katowice, Poznań, Łódź, Szczecin, Lublin) amounted to 4,117,500 , Polish Office Research Forum stated. The largest regional office markets are Kraków (992,200 sqm), Wrocław (866,000 sqm) and t...