Locked content Nearly 60 million cinema tickets sold in 2018

Almost 60 million tickets were sold in cinemas in Poland in 2018 according to the latest data from Boxoffice.pl, summarizing the past financial year in the industry. The official Boxoffice.pl data shows that 2018 was a record year for cinema ticket sales, with over 59.5 million tickets sold – 5.1 pe...

Locked content 2018 was record-breaking year for paternity leave

In 2018, a record number of men took advantage of paternity leave. In the 11 months up to November 2018, 184,000 men made use of their right to take leave, a 5 percent increase on the whole of 2017, according to Dziennik Gazeta Prawna (DGP). Paternity leave lasts two weeks and is 100 percent paid. I...

Locked content PGNiG shares hit record high

On Monday 7 January, the shares of Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo (PGNiG) increased by 4.9 percent on the Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE), reaching PLN 7.26 per share – a record for the company. Currently, PGNiG is the third largest company listed on the WSE in terms of capitalization, which am...

Locked content Grenton signs contract with UAE distributor for smart home system

Grenton, a Polish manufacturer of innovative building automation systems, has signed a contract with Kromtek System, a distributor based in the UAE, to supply Grenton Smart Home System systems and modules for homes, villas, apartments and developer buildings, the Poland Investment and Trade Agency (...

Locked content Jelcz wins contract for PLN 784.2 mln to supply army vehicles 

The Armament Inspectorate of the Ministry of National Defense has signed a contract with Jelcz for the supply of 888 Jelcz type 442.32 vehicles, said Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ), which is the parent company of Jelcz. The contract is to be implemented in 2019-2022. The contract includes the purcha...

Locked content EC to address rule of law in Poland at last meeting of year

On Wednesday, December 19, the European Commission, at the last meeting of Commissioners this year, will address the matter of recent events regarding the rule of law in Poland, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. “The Commission will hear the presentation about the latest events concerning Poland...