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EU approves CETA deal

European Parliament voted in favor of the landmark free trade deal CETA, between the EU and Canada with 408 votes for, 254 against and 33 abstentions.
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Locked content Poland with 682 MW new wind powerplants – report

Poland installed 628 MW of new wind energy capacity last year, according to a report published by WindEurope. This amounted for 5.5 percent of EU’s new capacity. The result is nearly twice as low compared to 2015, when 1,266 MW wind energy capacity was launched. Overall, in the EU, 12,490 MW w...
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Locked content Lotos looking for long-term oil supply deal with Iran

State-controlled oil refiner Lotos is interested in securing a long-term supply deal with Iran once it expands its Gdańsk refinery next year, its chief executive said. Lotos signed an agreement in 2016 with National Iranian Oil Company for the delivery of 2 million barrels of oil and is in talks to ...
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Locked content Poles less eager to emigrate – DGP

Daily Dziennik Gazeta Prawna published a report which states that the number of Poles that plan to move abroad to work and live has dropped in Q3 of last year to 207,000 (compared to 252,000 in Q2) according to Central Statistical Office (GUS) data. The reasons for the decline are numerous, both pol...
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Locked content Most Poles plan to retire as soon as possible – study

According to the report published by the Warsaw School of Economics, 59.1 percent of Poles plan to retire as soon as they’ll reach the retirement age, only 29.1 percent plan on working longer, while 11.1 percent will “actively seek retirement before reaching the necessary age, even if it will ...
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Two bidders for Żabka

Two investment funds, TPG and CVC will submit their offers for convenience store chain Żabka, the chain owner Mid Europa Partners, said. The bids are expected to be submitted over in the next week.