WeWork to enter Poland this year

Global workspace network WeWork plans to open its first office in Warsaw in the last quarter of this year, the company has announced. The company has decided to begin expansion in this part of Europe starting in Warsaw due to the good condition of the Polish market and the business potential in the ...

Locked content Petru leaves Nowoczesna

Ryszard Petru, founder and former leader of political party Nowoczesna Ryszarda Petru, has decided to leave the grouping. “Nowoczesna is my child, but it is flowing its own path now,” he stated last Friday. “I have made a difficult decision to leave Nowoczesna effective today. I do it with sadness a...

Wild: Keeping Warsaw airport ‘antisocial and anti-developmental’

The idea to maintain an airport so close to Warsaw’s city center is anti-social and anti-developmental, because it restricts the city’s development, said Mikołaj Wild, the government proxy for the construction of the Central Airport, which is set to be built between Warsaw and Łódź. Wild responded t...

Apartment prices up 7.5% y/y, highest growth in years – expert

Prices for apartments sold by developers in Poland’s six biggest markets increased by some 7.5 percent between April 2017 and April 2018, according to an analysis prepared by RynekPierwotny.pl for PAP. This is the quickest price surge observed over the past few years. “Since the beginning of the boo...

Polish cities among the cheapest to live in – report

Polish cities are amongst the cheapest to live in, with the most expensive Warsaw, placed in 261st spot out of 300 included in a report prepared by Expatisan. In Warsaw, renting a 45-sqm apartment costs on average PLN 1,800, while the price of a lunch meal in a business district is PLN 26. Five Poli...

Mining concession for Bełchatów Field extended to 2026

The Minister of the Environment has extended the mining license for the so-called Bełchatów Fields in the Bełchatów Brown Coal Mine, owned by PGE Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna (PGE GiEK), a subsidiary of Polska Grupa Energetyczna (PGE), until December 31, 2026, the company said. The extensio...

Polish space sector company in ESA mission

Sener Polska has announced that it will participate in a mission organized by the European Space Agency (ESA). The company won a contract to design devices for the assembly and testing of a satellite structure and its main research instrument.

OEX Group to take over 48 Orange stores in May 2018

Tell, a company belonging to the OEX Group, has signed a four-year lease agreement under which it will take over management from July 1 of sales points from Orange Retail, a subsidiary of Orange Polska, board member of OEX, Rafał Stempniewicz, announced.