Morawiecki unveils economic development plan

Poland’s government has accepted a resolution concerning a long-term economic development plan for the country. The program is based on five pillars: reindustrialization, the development of innovative companies, foreign expansion, sustainable social and regional development and increased savin...

Locked content Morawiecki: deficit will not surpass 3%

Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Monday that Poland will amend its public procurement law to play down the price criterion and favor small and medium sized companies. “We want to include some components in this bill that will be in line with EU directives [regarding public tende...

Locked content Morawiecki: we want to speed up the growth of Polish firms

Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Development Mateusz Morawiecki said in an interview with Suddeutsche Zeitung  that he wants to do everything in his power to increase the growth and welfare of Polish firms and individuals, while also increasing cooperation with foreign investors. “Our expor...

Morawiecki: Best to wait a few months with the Franc bill

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Mateusz Morawiecki said that it is best to wait a few months before implementing the Swiss Franc mortgage bill, so that the mortgage conversion algorithm in the bill can be precisely examined. He added that the main aim should be to “ease the b...

Morawiecki: New tax won’t hurt banks

Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told the media on Monday that the new banking tax will not hurt banks in Poland because of the large amount of capital they possess. He also emphasized that service fees charged by banks should not increase significantly due to the amount of competition in th...

Locked content Gov’t to create export agency

Minister of Development Mateusz Morawiecki has revealed the government’s plans to boost Poland’s exports, one of them is to establish a “strong exports agency,” the media reported. “We would like to help 300-400 companies representing the so called mid cap sector Polish...

Locked content Poland considers gas link with Lithuania

Poland is considering establishing a gas link with Lithuania to improve the energy security of both countries, Polish Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told the media. The main topic of Morawiecki’s visit to Lithiania is energy issues. The Minister told the media that Poland would apply ...

Locked content Morawiecki: adoption of euro when the euro zone is healthy

The Minister of Development, Mateusz Morawiecki, said in an interview with weekly Do Rzeczy that a serious discussion on Poland’s adoption of the euro will be only possible when the euro zone fixes its own problems. “We will be able to seriously discuss it (euro adoption) once the euro z...

Locked content Morawiecki: Poland to create national champions

The Minister of Development, Mateusz Morawiecki, told Polish daily Puls Biznesu that Poland will consider creating national champions in sectors where it thinks there are too many smaller state-run firms. “I see the sense in further integration of certain entities … which could become mo...