Locked content CBA apprehends former CEO of GetBack

The former CEO of GetBack Konrad K. was detained by the anti-corruption bureau CBA regarding corruption charges, by order of the public prosecutor’s office in Warsaw. Ewa Bialik, the spokesman for the prosecutor’s office, said that the charges relate, among others, to committing fraud to...

Locked content Volkswagen plant in Września started to produce honey

At the Volkswagen Crafter plant in Września (Wielkopolskie), an apiary with 25 beehives was opened. Part of the 220-hectare area of the factory was taken over by the honey meadow. Honey will go to the factory canteen. Mikołaj Jóźwiak from Volkswagen Poznań (VWP) told PAP that the employees themselve...

Locked content Marek Jurek no longer leads Prawica Rzeczypospolitej

Marek Jurek decided to resign from being the leader of The Right Wing of the Republic (Prawica Rzeczypospolitej). As a result, Krzysztof Kawęcki was appointed the new President of the party. “Eleven years is enough: the Right Wing is ripe to have a new president,” Jurek told PAP on Sunda...

Locked content Kino Polska to pay dividend of PLN 0.55/shr

Kino Polska shareholders decided to pay 2017 dividend of PLN 0.55 per share or PLN 10.9 million in total, the company said in a statement. The record date will be June 29,  and the dividend will be paid on July 16. The remaining part of the profit for 2017, in the amount of PLN 11 million, will̷...

Locked content Budimex profitability will fall in 2018-2019

Budimex estimates that maintaining operating profitability at the level of last year (9.2 percent) is impossible in 2018-2019. However, the company would like to achieve in this period better profitability compared to the market, said CEO Dariusz Blocher. “We have run out of simple methods, we...

Locked content Ultimate Games will debut on NewConnect on June 15

Ultimate Games, a unit of game developer and incubator PlayWay, will debut on the small-cap, alternative NewConnect market on Friday, June 15 – the stock exchange announced in a press release. The IPO will not be accompanied by a share issue. The reference price is PLN 7. In 2019, the company ...

Locked content Warsaw Chopin Airport with 1.5 mln passengers in May

Warsaw’s main Chopin Airport served 1.5 million passengers in May; which is 15.1 percent more than a year earlier when there were 1.3 million people – the company operating the facility said on Thursday. “Never before in May did we serve such a large number of travelers from the Ch...

Locked content Negative demographic trends threaten Polish economy – MF

Negative demographic trends are a threat to the dynamic development of Polish economy and lasting convergence with the Economic and Monetary Union – believes the Ministry of Finance (MF). According to MF, the fertility rate, which was 1.39 in 2016, does not ensure simple replacement of generat...

Locked content Nextbike Polska wins deal for Konin Municipal Bike

Nextbike Polska signed a contract with the city of Konin for the delivery and management of the Konin Municipal Bike system consisting of 11 stations and 100 bikes. Konin Municipal Bike will be launched by September 1, 2018. The contract will be in force until November 30, 2021. Nextbike Polska, a s...

Locked content More shopping via smartphone – PwC

Although traditional shops remain the most popular means of selling in Poland, there is a continuous increase in the number of people doing shopping with a smartphone, consulting firm PwC reported on Wednesday. 17 percent of Poles shop via smartphone at least once a week, and 7 percent – every...