KUKE expects further recovery of yacht exports

Yacht sales are currently only 0.19 percent of the total value of Polish exports, but they are growing regularly and further recovery in this segment of exports is expected, said Katarzyna Kowalska, vice-president of the Export Credit Insurance Corporation (KUKE).

7 out of 10 Poles think cost of living is high or very high

According to 70 percent of Poles, the cost of living in Poland is high or very high, the report “Polish statistical portfolio” has found. The report was conducted by the National Debt Register (KRD) prepared on the basis of research by Kantar Millward Brown. Every month the average house...

Polish data market worth $21 mln – report

The value of the Polish data market will increase to $21 million at the end of 2018 from $11.9 million a year earlier, according to a report “Global Data Market Size” analyzing 23 key data markets in the world, prepared by OnAudience.com, part of the Cloud Technologies group. Next year, its value co...

15.6% of firms will increase salaries in 2018 – survey

As many as 15.6 percent of companies are planning salary increases in the coming months, 13.4 percentage points less compared to a previous survey conducted earlier this year, but 4.3 points more than in the corresponding period of last year, according to a report by Work Sevice. “The majority of em...

PKN Orlen to become sole shareholder of Unipetrol

Poland’s largest oil refiner, PKN Orlen, is set to become the sole shareholder of its Czech subsidiary Unipetrol after shareholders agreed to the forced buyout of shares representing approx. 5.97 percent of the share capital.

Number of Poles using fitness clubs increases to 2.91 mln

The number of people using fitness clubs in Poland increased to 2.91 million at the end 2017 from 2.84 million at the end of 2016, according to the report “The European Health & Fitness Market 2018,” prepared by Deloitte in cooperation with the EuropeActive organization.