Locked content Polish firms ready to buy Belarusian companies

The potential participation of Polish companies in privatization in Belarus is a watershed moment in the history of these two countries, Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said. He added that a list has been agreed of Belarusian companies that Polish companies could try to purchase. “We agreed...

Locked content Morawiecki: A new tax on retail trade is being prepared

The government is preparing a new solution for the retail sales tax. If this is rejected by the European Commission, like the previous version, it will implement the French or Spanish solution, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Mateusz Morawiecki informed. “We plan to propose a new tax, ...

Locked content Toyota to invest PLN 650 mln in Wałbrzych and Jelcz

Toyota is set to invest PLN 650 million in its Polish plants to launch production of hybrid transmissions in Wałbrzych and two new gasoline engines in Jelcz-Laskowice. The auto giant’s total investment in Poland will rise to over PLN 4 billion, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Developmen...

Locked content PLN 59.4 bln deficit approved for 2017

The 2017 deficit, amounting to PLN 59.4 billion has been adopted. This is one of the lowest deficits in the last ten years, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Mateusz Morawiecki stated in the Sejm on Wednesday. Morawiecki said that in 2009 the deficit was PLN 99 billion and in 2010, PLN 1...

Too early for Poland to join euro – Morawiecki

For the time being, it would be better if Poland did not join the euro zone, said Mateusz Morawiecki, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Development, and Minister of Finance. But he added that the government’s approach to accession to the euro area has not changed, and that Poland is obligated...

Locked content Government in talks with Toyota on plant in Wałbrzych

The government is conducting talks with Toyota on the subject of investments in Poland, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development and Finance Mateusz Morawiecki. As to whether the talks are about new investments, Morawiecki told reporters: “Talks are still being conducted. Toyota is on...

Locked content Agreement with Daimler signed – PAP

Deputy Prime Minister and Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has signed an agreement with Daimler AG for the construction of a factory in Jawor, PAP sources close to the government have confirmed. According to them, the information will be announced on Thursday. The initial information about th...

Locked content France: Bilateral relations will be hurt by Airbus pact break

France responded on Friday to Poland’s decision to end talks on an Airbus Group PLN 13.5 billion Caracal helicopter order by postponing a presidential visit and warning that the countries’ bilateral relations will be seriously hurt. President Francois Hollande postponed a planned visit to Poland on ...