The Central Statistical Office (GUS) announced on Monday that it has corrected Poland’s GDP growth figure for 2013 from 1.6 percent to 1.7 percent in accordance with ESA2010 methodology.
Michał Kwiatkowski, won the prestigious road world championship held in Spain. He finished just one second ahead of Australian Simon Gerrans.
Poland has a well-balanced labor market, with unemployment rate at 9.5 percent (down from last year’s 10.4 percent) and long-term unemployment of 3.3 percent, also lower than last year, when it stood at 3.6 percent, according to this year’s Global Skills Index report prepared by recruitment firm Hay...
An independent public think-tank The Centre for Eastern Studies (OŚW), has published a report in which it suggests that Russia’s recent militarization might lead to an “open military conflict.”
Polish Finance Minister Mateusz Szczurek said in an interview with TV station TVN 24 BiŚ, that his office has downgraded this year’s GDP forecasts to 3.4 percent from the previous 3.8 percent.
WSE-listed Alior Bank is in talks to buy Meritum Bank from private equity group Innova Capital and Euripean Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Alior wrote in a market filing.
Former Foreign Affairs Minister Radosław Sikorski was elected Sejm speaker at the Wednesday sitting of Poland’s lower house of parliament. His candidacy received support from 233 MPs, while 143 voted against him and 62 abstained.
Poland’s government approved the draft budget law for 2015 at an extraordinary sitting on Wednesday, the Polish Press Agency reported.
A group of 200 Polish miners have blocked railway tracks at the Braniewo-Mamonovo border crossing, in order to prevent the import of a trainload Russian coal, Polish Radio reports.
The Warsaw Stock Exchange has withdrawn from plans to merge with the CEE Stock Exchange Group, the bourse’s CEO Paweł Tamborski said on Tuesday afternoon.