PGE’s Bełchatów plant named EU’s worst polluter

Coal-fueled power plant in Bełchatów, owned by Poland’s biggest utility PGE was named the EU’s biggest polluter by the environmental campaigners who compiled a list of 30 biggest polluters in the EU. Bełchatów facility emits over 37 million metric tons of CO2. Second on the list, German plant in Neu...

Jawo in joint venture with Japanese food group

Japaneses food sector giant Ajinomoto plans to create a joint venture company with Polish frozen food producer Jawo, Puls Biznesu reports. The companies have filed a motion for approval to the Polish Office for Competition and Consumer Protection.

Komorowski speaks to Obama

Poland’s President Bronisław Komorowski held a phone conversation with US President Barack Obama on Monday evening to discuss the situation in Ukraine, including the consequences of the Malaysian airliner crash, and the upcoming NATO summit.

Polish auto parts drive Europe

A great deal of European cars utilize polish-made auto parts. According to Gazeta Wyborcza, the automotive industry sector in Poland is experiencing its best results ever.

Warsaw Airport to be commercialized

Poland’s Ministry of Infrastructure is preparing the commercialization of Polish Airports (PPL), which operates the Warsaw Chopin Airport, Puls Biznesu reports. The plan is to transform the state enterprise into a commercial entity, majority-owned by the State Treasury.

PM calls plane crash an act of terror

Speaking at a press conference on Friday, Poland’s Prime Minister Donald Tusk called the crash of a Malaysian passenger plane in eastern Ukraine an “act of terror”. All information now available leads us to believe the aircraft was shot down from that part of the country that separatists contr...

Poland sends condolences after Malaysian plane crash

Polish President Bronisław Komorowski sent condolences to Malaysia’s King Abdul Halim after the crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine on Thursday. “The circumstances of the air disaster call for explanation as soon as possible,” he wrote.

KGHM: first production at Sierra Gorda this month

Poland’s copper and silver mining giant KGHM expects the first volumes of copper concentrate to come out of its Sierra Gorda mine in Chile this July, the company’s CEO Herbert Wirth was quoted as saying by the Polish Press Agency.