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.

48% of online shoppers still pay in cash

Some 48 percent of people making e-purchases in Poland choose cash payment on delivery, according to a study conducted for Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa (KIR) and the Polish Bank Association (ZBP).

PM: Eastern Poland to see more infrastructure investments

The region of eastern Poland will be one of key regions, where infrastructure investments will be located, PM Mateusz Morawiecki said at the opening of the new section of the S12 expressway in the Lubelskie voivodship. “Our great infrastructural and road development program, both local and expresswa...

Prices of agricultural products up by 1.5% in July

Purchase prices of basic agricultural products, i.e. wheat, rye, beef, pork, poultry and milk increase by 1.5 percent in July 2018, compared to June. But in comparison with the corresponding period of the previous year, they fell by 3.3 percent, the national statistics office (GUS) said on Tuesday.