Locked content Almost PLN 10 mln to be spent on leaving deputies

Chancellery of the Sejm estimates that over 300 deputies will leave parliament after the elections. Therefore, huge expenses on redundancy payments and office liquidation need to be taken into consideration. A deputy after his term gets approximately PLN 30,000. In total the departure of 300 deputie...

Locked content Poll: Gap between PiS and PO getting smaller

The poll conducted by IBRiS shows that main opposition party, Law and Justice has the biggest support (36.9 percent), while ruling CIvic Platform is second with 25.5 percent of the votes Other groupings are far behind, with United Left  being third (8.2 percent), followed by NowoczesnaPL (7.3 percen...

Locked content EBRD to lend BZ WBK Lease €50mln

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) informed that it is “providing a loan of up to €50 million to one of Poland’s fastest growing leasing companies, BZ WBK Lease, to support investments in sustainable energy projects of local small and medium-sized enterprises.” T...

Locked content Rail transport’s profit up to PLN 203 mln in 2014

The operational profit of Polish rail transport increased to PLN 203 million in 2014. The year before it equalled PLN 189 million, according to the Office of Rail Transport (UTK). The revenue from operational activity amounted to PLN 8.04 billion in 2014 and PLN 8.24 billion in 2013. The cost of ope...

Locked content LS Tech-House to build military cabins for PLN 72mln

LS Tech-Homes signed as a consortium member in an initial deal regarding the contract conditions for building movable objects for military purposes. The estimated value of the first stage of the project amounts to over PLN 72 million, the company reported. The statement reads “the signed agree...

Locked content TNS: Poles do not know how to save

The Polish research agency TNS conducted a study on what factors contribute to levels of saving in Polish households. In general, the findings were that 60 percent of Poles are not able to save money for a certain purpose over a long period of time, and for 80 percent, determining a savings plan and...

Locked content Compass Offices to open 10 offices in Poland

Compass Offices CEO for the EMEA region, Henley Dean, said that his company wants to have 10 offices in Poland until 2016. This year we plan to have five locations in Warsaw and next year next five in regional cities like Gdańsk, Katowice, Wrocław and Kraków,” he said. So far Compass Offices h...

Locked content Lowcost Travel Group to move to Poland

Lowcost Travel Group, a British tour operator company serving up to 3 million tourists a year, is about to move the majority of its operations to Kraków. The company generates  $900 million per year and hopes to decrease functioning costs and maximize profits by moving to Poland. It chose Kraków, as...

Locked content Poznań airport closed for three weeks

The Ławica Poznań airport closed on 21 September for three weeks until 11 October due to  renovation works. It will not be possible either to land or take off during this period. During this time renovation of the airstrip will take place. The modernization will not only focus on the renovation of t...