The German minimum wage, standing at €8.5 an hour, will not apply to the Polish transport companies until the matter is clarified by the EU, Andrea Nahles, German Minister of Labour, announced Friday after negotiations with Władysaw Kosiniak-Kamysz, Polish Minister of Labour and Social Policy.
Poland’s largest oil company paid PLN 959 million ($259 million) to Neon Poland for certain oil reserves. The deal came after the expiry of an agreement with Neon under which PKN maintained the reserves and bought its oil output, Reuters reported.
State-owned Polskie Nagranie, the oldest Polish record label, has been acquired Thursday by Warner Music Polska (WMP) for PLN 8.1 million, Piotr Kabaj, CEO of WMP, informed.
Coal Holding, part of the Australian Balamara Resources Limited group, is planning to open a mining site in the Lower Silesia region. The construction works are estimated to cost $150 million and start once the company obtains the necessary license, most probably in September, Andrzej Zibrow, CEO of...
“The board of Ciech S. A. informs, that it is not interested in FMC and do not bid for buying the company,” accoridng to the firm’s statement.
Polish furniture producers sold abroad goods worth €8 billion, Marek Adamowicz, head of The Polish Chamber of Commerce of Furniture Manufacturers, informed Wednesday.
Janusz Piechociński, the Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of the Economy presented the government’s recommendations for lenders regarding the situation of franc-debtors caused by the CHF appreciation, the press reported.
“A strong energy sector is one of foundations of Polish energy security … We would like to keep this segment under the control of Polish capital,” the Minister of the Treasury Włodzimierz Karpiński said on Wednesday, the Polish Press Agency reported.
“Poles are the guardians of this tragic memory,” said President Bronisław Komorowski in Oświęcim at the ceremony of commemorating the 70th anniversary of liberating Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland.
In spite of Russian embargo, Polish food producers managed to export their goods worth more than €21 billion, according to Polish daily Dziennik Gazeta Prawna.