Locked content Poland will seek support for 47 projects from Juncker Fund

Minister of Development Matuesz Morawiecki said Poland will be seeking support for 47 projects, including 23 in the energy sector, worth a total of PLN 81 billion, in the frame of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the Polish Press Agency (PAP) reported. Poland wants all four major ...

Locked content Energy Minister: A million electric cars in Poland in 10 years

On Tuesday, the Energy Minister, along with the Development Minister, participated in a conference “Towards electromobility” (“W kierunku elektromobilności”), which was held in the Warsaw University of Technology. “We have the chance to have a million electric cars in P...

Locked content Morawiecki: Constitutional crisis deters some foreign investors

Deputy Prime Minister and Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said in Brussels on Thursday that the constitutional crisis, and dispute between Poland and the EU about the matter, is deterring some foreign investors, Reuters reported. “There is not much impact, but there is some impact. May...

Locked content Poland wants to replace tax and social contributions with one rate

The government of Poland is considering merging social security contribution (ZUS), health insurance (NFZ) and income tax (PIT) into one rate, said deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, adding that such a solution won’t be implemented within the next few months. “Today, we are review...

Locked content Development Ministry continues to back TTIP after Greenpeace leak

Inquired by Dziennik Internautów webportal about its stance towards the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) after the leaked negotiation documents were revealed by Greenpeace Netherlands, the Development Ministry answered that it maintains its attitude. “We believe that a wel...

Locked content Morawiecki: Poland’s contribution to Mercedes’ factory neg...

Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced that Poland’s contribution to the Mercedes engine factory is still a matter of final talks, but he assured that the input won’t be significant compared with the value of the investment. Morawiecki said that state support is always present...

Locked content Morawiecki: Two new sets of business laws by the end of 2016

“By the end of the year, we will prepare two sets of laws to facilitate economic activity and reduce bureaucracy,” the Development Minister and deputy PM, Mateusz Morawiecki announced in the Sejm. “Before the summer we will prepare one set, and another one in the autumn. We want to...

Locked content Morawiecki to migrants: Come back to Poland

Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told BBC Newsnight that it would be “a great day for Poland” if all those living abroad came home. He said he expects Poles will stop migrating within the next 5-7 years, as wages in the country increase. “I would like those Poles to come bac...