Locked content T-Bull expects NewConnect debut by November 10

T-Bull expects that trading of 448,000 ordinary bearer shares, which WSE has just introduced to the alternative trading system on the NewConnect market, will start by November 10, the company announced. “The Management Board estimates that the start of trading of the securities will take place no la...

Locked content Poland responded rapidly to Salmonella contamination – Commissio...

Poland has taken necessary action in response to the discovery of salmonella-contaminated eggs originating from this country, according to the European Commission. On Friday, the Commission organized a meeting with representatives of Poland, the egg-importing countries, and EU food safety agencies. ...

Locked content World Bank: Brain drain from Poland second-highest in the world

Poland ranks second in the world when it comes to the rise in outflow of qualified personnel, surpassed only by India, according to the World Bank (WB) report “Global Talent Flows.” The figures for Poland are disturbing, with the country finding itself in the group of nations with the fastest growin...

Locked content Gdańsk Shipyard opens production line for offshore wind towers

A new production line for offshore wind towers was launched on Friday by GSG Towers, a company belonging to the Gdańsk Shipyard Group. The investment is worth PLN 160 million and aims to produce 300 towers a year. The company already has a full order book for the coming year. “This investment introd...

Locked content Over 50% of industrial firms plan investments in 2017 – GUS

The Central Statistical Office (GUS) informed that 50.7 percent of industrial firms are planning investments in 2017, as are 32.4 percent of construction companies. Among enterprises carrying out industrial activities, the most widely used source of investment financing are own funds (91.3 percent)....

Locked content Sejm approves free basic bank accounts

The Sejm unanimously approved a bill on Friday that provides for the opening of free basic payment accounts. Deputies supported two combined government draft amendments to the law on payment services. One of them introduces free payment accounts, and the other, new procedures for supervision of elec...

Locked content Gulfstream wins VIP aircraft tender

The Deputy Minister of Defense Bartosz Kownacki revealed that the Gulfstream 550 has been chosen to fly Polish state VIPs. Kownacki’s statement followed an appearance by Minister of Defense Antoni Macierewicz on TVP 1 where he announced that a plane had been chosen. The Ministry of Defense (MON) con...

Sejm votes to lift immunity of the head of NIK

The Sejm has voted to waive the immunity of Krzysztof Kwiatkowski, President of the Supreme Audit Office (NIK). A proposal to this effect was submitted to the Sejm by the National Prosecutor’s Office, which wants to file charges against Kwiatkowski for abuse of power in filling positions in NI...

Locked content Sejm sends bills on foreign currency credits to finance committee

On Thursday, the Sejm voted to refer a presidential draft law on foreign currency credits to its Committee on Public Finances. This was followed on Friday by a vote on a Nowoczesna party motion to reject the first draft laws on this matter submitted by Civic Platform (PO) and Kukiz’15. The Sejm vote...