Locked content NATO operation in Poland claims more serious injuries

Slippery, snow-covered roads were blamed for an accident involving an American military vehicle, near Żagań, in southwestern Poland. The accident occurred close to the military base where several hundred US soldiers are stationed as part of NATO’s Operation Atlantic Resolve, the DailyMail reported o...
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Polish automotive icon cherished by Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks is, apparently, is a fan of a Polish creation that is well-known and loved by automobile aficionados – the famous Maluch (small Fiat) vehicle. The city of Bielsko-Biała ordered a 43-year-old Fiat 126p, to be delivered as a gift to the two-time Oscar winner, according to city spokesperson M...

Locked content Alma announces redundancies

The delicatessen market which operates under the retail brand Alma announced in a press release on Saturday that it would lay off 425 employees, citing declining profits as the culprit. “The direct cause of redundancies is […] unprofitable retail outlets and the intention to reduce employment at the...
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MF has new plans to tackle tax evasion – Morawiecki

Poland’s Minister of Finance, Mateusz Morawiecki, has not ruled out the possibility of introducing a new VAT mechanism, it appears. He was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the economic summit in Davos Switzerland on Friday. “The Ministry of Finance is not withdrawing from the planned creati...

Locked content New apartment developments down by 1.4% y/y

Developers launched construction of 12,200 apartments in December 2016, 1.4 percent fewer y/y and 6.7 percent fewer m/m, GUS reported. The number of apartments handed over for use, however, increased in December, by 9.8 percent y/y and 17.4 percent m/m. Also the number of apartments for which permit...

Locked content T-Bull releases new game

Polish game developer T-Bull has released its latest computer video game, ‘Xtreme Racing: Best Driver 3D’, according to a press release by the company on Thursday morning. It will be available in the Google Play store, and will be available on Android as well as other distribution platforms. In play...

Locked content Morawiecki planning to garner up business in Davos

Poland’s Minister of Development and Finance, Mateusz Morawiecki, in addition to Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski, is attending the Davos Economic Summit this year. On Thursday, he told Polish reporters that he expects discussions to be fruitful for attracting more business investment to...
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UOKiK to begin proceedings against Volkswagen

Poland’s Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) is, this week, initiating proceedings against Volkswagen Poland arising from last year’s emissions manipulation scandal, UOKiK said in a press release on Thursday. VW Poland could face a penalty of up 10 percent of the company’s turnover...