Locked content PLN 0.5 bln for R&D centers since September

The Development Ministry announced that entrepreneurs may apply between the beginning of September and end of October for subsidies to create or expand R&D centers. As much as PLN 460 million has been earmarked for the purpose. The subsidy can be spent on apparatus, equipment, technology or othe...

Locked content Gov’t funds for R&D centers

The Ministry of Development has launched a competition to establish and develop research and development (R&D) centers in enterprises. As much as PLN 1 billion is at stake. “Funding research infrastructure is an investment in the further development of companies and products and services o...

Locked content Siemens may open R&D center in Poland

Germany’s Siemens is considering launching its research and development (R&D) center in one of Poland’s larger cities, according to Puls Biznesu daily. “Siemens is thinking about opening its R&D center in Poland. It is considering Warsaw and Kraków,” an anonymous sour...

Locked content Somfy opens R&D center

Sopem, a unit of French door and window automation producer Somfy, will open an R&D center within the premise of its factory in Niepołomice in the Kraków Special Economic Zone. “We will employ a few workers by the end of the year and 25 by the H1 2016,” said Sebastian Fonta, a managi...

Locked content Olimp Laboratories invests PLN 190 mln in Podkarpackie

Olimp Laboratories pharmaceutical company has delivered two investment projects in Pustynia, Podkarpackie voivodship, totaling nearly PLN 190 million, the Polish Press Agency (PAP) reported. The company has constructed a 7,200 sqm R&D facility and logistics center. Both schemes were partially fu...

Locked content PLN 200 million for R&D

The National Center for Research and Development (NCBiR) has announced a grant competition under the Operational Program “Intelligent Development”. The NCBiR has earmarked PLN 200 million for that purpose with a PLN 10 million limit per entity. “Applicants need to propose innovativ...

Locked content PLN 750 mln for R&D

The National Center for Research and Development (NCBiR) announced that large companies can apply for EU grants for research and development from September 14 to November 30. The NCBiR has earmarked PLN 750 million for that specific purpose. “This is the first bid aimed only at large companies...

Locked content Polish firms to expand R&D budgets – report

As many as 67 percent of Polish firms said they are going to increase their R&D expenditures in the next 3-5 years, showed a recent report by Deloitte consulting company. However, they rely on the EU funds too much and majority of them do not have a firm strategy towards carrying out such activi...

Locked content SolarWinds opens its R&D office in Kraków

NYSE-listed SolarWinds has launched its research and development office in Kraków, Puls Biznesu daily reported on Tuesday. “Kraków has at its disposal a large number of talented people and is recognized as a technological hub in Central and Eastern Europe,” Doug Hibberd, deputy CEO and p...