Locked content Poles divided on Sunday trade ban – poll

Poles are divided on whether a trade ban on Sunday is a good idea or not, but the majority still want to do shopping on Sunday, a recent poll by IBRiS for Rzeczpospolita shows. 50 percent of respondents claim that shops have to function as usual on Sunday, whereas 46 percent support a trade ban on t...

Locked content Morawiecki: Sunday trade ban with no effect on economy

Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said that a potential ban on Sunday trade will have no negative impact on the economy. “I see no threats here,” the official said at the Economic Forum in Krynica, adding that he supports the project. “We are in a minority of countries where...

Locked content FinMin prefers to ban trade only on one Sunday a month

Finance Minister Paweł Szałamacha said it would be preferable to introduce a trade ban only on the first Sunday of the month and then observe the effects for two years before making further decisions. A draft bill on a Sunday trade ban that is to be filed by the trade union NSZZ Solidarność with the...