Locked content Taxi drivers continue to press gov’t for tighter industry regula...

On Wednesday, Jerzy Szmit, the Deputy Minister of Poland’s Ministry of Infrastructure and Development, received a petition asking the government to increase regulation, so as to make the market fairer for all operators, according to reporters outside of the Ministry. A representative for the transpo...

Locked content Poland in road & railway tenders worth over PLN 10.5 bln

Poland close to launching PLN 4 billion in road construction tenders and PLN 6.5 billion in railway construction tenders to the end of 2016, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Construction officials told at news conference. Next year, Poland plans to launch PLN 16-18 billion in road construction ten...

Locked content Poland in road tenders worth PLN 29 bln

Poland is currently carrying out road construction tenders worth PLN 29 billion and is working on new tenders in compliance with amended public procurement law and road construction optimization process, Ministry of Infrastructure and Construction informed PAP. “Currently, 63 stretches of tota...

Locked content New management board at PKP

Poland’s Minister of Infrastructure and Development Andrzej Adamczyk has appointed a new management board of state-owned Polish State Railways (PKP). As a result of the changes, former CEO at PKP Mirosław Pawłowski keeps his position. However, new figures come to the company – Cecylia La...

Locked content Government housing program “Apartments+” from April 2016

“Poland’s Prime Minister Beata Szydło will most likely present details of a housing program aimed at providing cheap apartments for rent in April,” the press office of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Development announced. Apartments would be built on Treasury-owned land plots, ...

Locked content Government to rework road construction program by March

The Ministry of Infrastructure and Development is aiming to amend the government’s road construction program by the end of March, Vice-Minister Jerzy Szmit announced on Friday. The current program, created by the previous PO-led government, sets out the strategy for the building of national ro...

Locked content Mariusz Szpikowski appointed director of PPL and Chopin Airport

Mariusz Szpikowski is the new director of PPL and Warsaw Chopin Airport, a press release announced on Friday. Szpikowski was selected by the Minister of Infrastructure and Construction, after the previous director, Michał Kaczmarczyk, handed in his resignation last Friday. Previously, Szpikowski was...

Locked content Government to build apartments on PKP land

The government is initiating a program to build cheap rental apartments all over Poland using land owned by PKP and other state agencies. RFM FM reported on Wednesday that the Ministry of Infrastructure and Construction wants to rent out these newly-built apartments for 20-30 years to people who wil...

Locked content PLN 347 bln spent in 2007-2013 financial framework

The Ministry of Infrastructure and Development announced that for the projects in 2007-2013 European Union financial framework Poland spent PLN 347 bln, of which PLN 246.4 bln comprised EU endowment. Over 106,000 contracts for an aggregate endowment of PLN 410 bln were signed. The European Union con...