Locked content Polish highways one of the most dangerous in Europe – NIK

The Supreme Audit Office NIK report, Polish highways and expressways are one of the most dangerous in Europe, with road safety levels only above Romania and Bulgaria. The number of accidents and victims on them was five times higher than on public roads last year. According to NIK experts, this situ...

Locked content NIK criticizes the Polish Space Agency

Poland’s Supreme Audit Office (NIK) has negatively assessed the Polish Space Agency. “Expenses exceeded the allotted plan, airplane tickets were purchased without proper procedures, and the work of external experts ordered by the Agency was not properly assessed and verified,” NIK head Krzyszt...

Locked content NIK: Polish companies lost PLN 2.1 bln on forex market

According to data released by Poland’s Supreme Audit Office, between 2012-2016, Polish companies lost PLN 2.1 billion on the forex market. To prevent such losses in the future, NIK recommends banning advertisement of such companies and putting the currency exchange websites under the supervisi...
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NIK: 80% of forex traders lost money

As many as 80 percent of Forex traders have lost their money, Poland’s Supreme Audit Office (NIK) said. Between 2012-2016, clients of Polish FX trading companies have lost PLN 2.1 billion combined.
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Sejm votes to lift immunity of the head of NIK

The Sejm has voted to waive the immunity of Krzysztof Kwiatkowski, President of the Supreme Audit Office (NIK). A proposal to this effect was submitted to the Sejm by the National Prosecutor’s Office, which wants to file charges against Kwiatkowski for abuse of power in filling positions in NI...

Locked content Innovation centers are not contributing to the economy: NIK

The activities of innovation centers have not contributed to better commercialization of research results or the implementation of innovations in the economy, the Supreme Audit Office stated in a report published on Tuesday. According to NIK, only 14 percent of the entrepreneur-tenants of the survey...

Locked content NIK: State aid saved LOT from bankruptcy

The Supreme Audit Office (NIK) said in a report that if it wasn’t for the state aid of PLN 527 million granted in 2012 for the national carrier, LOT, the airline would go under. The body has critically assessed the restructuring process implemented before that date, saying that “planned ...

Locked content NIK: Ports need investments

Polish ports in Gdańsk, Gdynia, Szczecin and Świnoujście are operating increasingly better, but in order to compete effectively with their main competitors they require additional investments, notably in infrastructure, according to a report by the Supreme Audit Office (NIK). NIK stressed that if th...