Locked content Germany remains Poland’s main trade partner

Germany’s share in the Polish volume of exports grew by 0.9 percent y/y and amounted to 26.1 percent throughout January-November 2014, Central Statistical Office (GUS) informed. Russia’s and Ukraine’s share decreased by 1 percent and 0.9 percent, respectively and totaled 4.3 percent and 1.9 percent ...

Locked content Polish customers spend PLN 60 on monthly Internet

Over 73 percent of Polish households have internet access and there are 400,000 new users, Rzeczpospolita daily reported according to the Central Statistical Office (GUS). As many as 9.7 million households (77.1 percent) possess a computer and 9.4 million of them have internet access. The gap betwee...

Locked content Q3 GDP growth at 3.3%, domestic demand up by 4.9%

Poland’s economy grew by 3.3 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2014, according to revised estimates published by statistics office GUS. The data is consistent with the flash estimate published in mid-November. In Q2 GDP growth stood at 3.5 percent. The main driver behind the economic grow...

Locked content SKOK cooperative savings and loans turn it around

The Central Statistical Office has reported a PLN 23.4 million profit for SKOK savings and loans in H1 2014, compared to a loss of PLN 92.7 million a year ago. The cooperative savings and loan associations have recently come under fire for lack of oversight. Since 2012, they have been under the over...

More births in Poland – GUS

The number of births in Poland increased in H1 of 2014 by 3.3 percent (5,500) as compared to the same period of 2013 and currently amounts to 186,900 children, according to data from the Central Statistical Office (GUS).