Locked content World Bank optimistic about Poland’s GDP growth

The Polish economy is accelerating and its growth may be even bigger than the initial World Bank’s forecasts of 3.2 percent in 2015, 3.3 percent in 2016 and 3.5 percent in 2017, Ewa Korczyc and Emilia Skrok, World Bank economists told PAP. “Monthly economic indicators for the first quart...

Locked content Polish airports give boost to the economy

As much as 4 percent of Polish GDP comes from the network of Polish airports, mainly thanks to the incentives they provide to the other sectors of the economy. The airfields also contributed to creating more than 440,000 workplaces, according to a report issued by InterVISTAS, a consulting company, ...

Ministry of Economy: GDP growth at 3.2 in Q4 y/y

The Ministry of Economy informed Wednesday that the GDP growth slowed down to 3.2 percent in Q4 year-on-year from 3.3 percent in Q3 y/y. The ministry believes that the pace of GDP growth will exceed 3 percent in the coming quarters.

Locked content Economy Ministry ups GDP growth forecast

Poland’s GDP growth will accelerate to 3.4 percent in 2014 compared with 1.7 percent in 2013, according to a revised forecast from the Economy Ministry quoted by ISBnews. A month ago, the ministry expected this year’s GDP growth to be 3.3 percent. Total consumption is expected to grow by 3 percent i...

Locked content Eurostat: Poles purchasing power at two-thirds of EU average

Eurostat released a purchasing power comparison of European nations’ GDP per capita. The EU28 taken as the index baseline gives a measure of how well off each country’s citizens are. Poland’s GDP was 67 percent of the EU average, a percentage point higher than the year before. Coun...

Locked content GDP growth at 1.3% y/y in EU

Seasonally adjusted gross domestic product growth in the third quarter of 2014 was at 1.3 percent year-on-year in the European Union, statistics office Eurostat said in a data release on Friday. In quarter-on-quarter terms the growth was 0.3 percent. In the euro area, GDP growth was 0.8 percent y/y ...

Locked content Szczurek calls on RPP to follow its goals

The Monetary Policy Council (RPP) should carry out its statutory goals, Finance Minister Mateusz Szczurek was quoted as saying by the Polish Press Agency. “The RPP has two goals. One is the stability of prices. The other is supporting the economic policies of the government, if it does not interfere...