Locked content Warsaw more globalized than Prague and Budapest  

The latest ranking of Globalization and World Cities, showing metropolises most integrated with the global economic system, included six Polish cities in 2018. The highest placed Polish city was Warsaw, which also overtook, among others, Prague and Budapest. Cities are ranked as either Alpha, Beta o...

Locked content Domestic expenditure on R&D increased by 14.7% y/y in 2017

The total value of internal expenditure on research and development (R&D) in 2017 was PLN 20.578 billion, up by 14.7 percent on the previous year, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) has reported. The average value of internal expenditure on R&D per capita was PLN 536. The number of entitie...

More than 2.1 mln children in Poland at risk of poverty

Over 2.1 million children in Poland are at risk of poverty, some 20 percent of families in the “Szlachetna Paczka” (Noble Gift) program do not have a bathroom in the house, and in every fifth family the monthly income per person does not exceed PLN 200, the “Report on poverty” published ...

Locked content Polish companies in Germany predict increase in turnover in 2019

Polish companies operating in Germany anticipate an increase in turnover in 2019, according to a study published by the Polish-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK Polska). Two-thirds of the surveyed Polish entrepreneurs operating in Germany (65.7 percent) assess the business situation of th...

Locked content LPP with net profit of PLN 91.56 mln in Q3 2018 

LPP has recorded a consolidated net profit of PLN 91.56 million in the third quarter of 2018 compared to PLN 85.12 million profit a year earlier, the company said in a report. Operating profit was PLN 129.21 million compared to PLN 103.09 million profit a year earlier. The EBITDA result amounted to ...

Locked content Polimex-Mostostal sued for PLN 96.9 mln by Mostostal 

Polimex-Mostostal and Mostostal Siedlce have received a counter-claim from Mostostal, a Warsaw developer, regarding the infringement of trademark protection rights. The value of the dispute is PLN 96.9 million. The counter-claim relates to Mostostal’s position regarding the case initiated in J...

Locked content Polish broadband project wins EU award 

A project from Centrum Projektów Polska Cyfrowa (CPPC) broadband network took first place in the European Broadband Awards (EBA) competition organized by the European Commission, informed the Ministry of Digitization. Several dozen projects from all over Europe were submitted to the competition. The...