Polish Railways (PKP) is hoping that 1999 marks the year it makes inroads into the telecommunications market.
Polish Digital and cable television provider @Entertainment expects by the end of this month to fulfill its capital needs for the rest of the year, the company said last week.
After two years, debate rages about relevance of Economy Ministry
Bayerische Hypo-Und Vereinsbank (BHV) has enlarged its stake in Bank Przemyslowo-Handlowy (BPH) to 46.6% after it purchased another 9.95% from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Polish State Railway (PKP) is planning to introduce new InterCity (IC) trains this summer between Gdynia-Warsaw-Katowice and Krakow. Beginning in May, InterCity will be faster between Warsaw and Wroclaw, the journey lasting just four hours.
Prime Minister Jerzy Buzek was awarded the Europrize 98 by the Economic Forum of the European Union (EU) based at the EU mission in Poland, for the contribution he has made toward economic cooperation between Poland and the EU. (Rzeczpospolita, page 10) …
According to Boguslaw Kott, president of BIG Bank Gdanski, this year will be more difficult for Polish banks due to falling interest rates.
Maciej Jankowski, the head of Mazowsze "Solidarnosc" Region is the first official candidate for mayor of Warsaw. Marian Krzaklewski the head of "Solidarnosc" Trade Union will comment on the candidacy today. (Zycie Warszawy, page 1) …
In Brief: Jankowski for Warsaw mayor; Charity gains; $1 million robbery