Locked content Outflow of Ukrainians from Poland may result in 1.6% drop in GDP

In a moderate scenario involving the outflow of 500,000 immigrants from Ukraine from the labor market, potential GDP losses will amount to 1.6 percent, which accounts for 1/3 of GDP growth in 2017, a forecast by the Union of Entrepreneurs and Employers (ZPP) has revealed. “We are anxiously obs...

Locked content Athena Investments sells Połczyn wind farm to Polish investor 

Athena Investments has signed a contract for the sale of a wind farm in Połczyno to a Polish private investor for EUR 0.5 million, the company said. “Due to its small size, Polczyn’s wind farm was never considered a strategic asset, and after the sale of our projects to EDF Energies Nouv...

Locked content Polish video game wins at ANIWOW! festival in Beijing 

The Polish video game “Weakless” won the main prize in the “Game Design” category at the ANIWOW! festival in Beijing, the Industrial Development Agency (ARP) has announced. “Weakless,” which is about two characters (blind and deaf) supporting each other to overcom...

Locked content Over 10,000 applications for Clean Air Program 

More than 10,000 applications have already been submitted for participation in Poland’s Clean Air Program, potential Vice-Minister of the Environment Henryk Kowalczyk said on Tuesday. “The Clean Air Program is calculated for 10 years. After 5-6 years the effects will be visible, because we est...

Locked content Auto Partner revenues up by 34.69% y/y to PLN 113.42 mln in October 

The consolidated sales revenue of Auto Partner amounted to PLN 113.42 million in October this year, an increase of 34.69 percent y/y, the company said. In January-October 2018, the Auto Partner Group recorded a 28.39 percent increase in sales to PLN 974.46 million, as stated in the announcement. The...

Locked content Sales of daily newspapers down by 9.9% y/y in September  

The distribution of paid national daily newspapers in September 2018 declined by 9.9 percent y/y to 600,400. In comparison with August, sales fell by 1.9 percent, according to results from the data of the Distribution Control Association (ZKDP). According to ZKDP data, in September the leader of sal...

Locked content Poland 26th in World Food Safety Index 

Poland has advanced to 26th place in 2018 with a score of 75.4 among 113 countries in the safety ranking. The report is based on the Food Safety Index 2018 (Global Food Security Index – GFSI) report commissioned by Corteva Agriscience TM, Agricultural Division of DowDuPont. In 2017, Poland was...