Locked content Poles plan to spend on average PLN 719 for Christmas

On average Poles are ready to spend PLN 719 for the organization of Christmas holidays, nearly the same as in the previous years, according to Barometr Providenta survey. Participants aged 40-59 are willing to spend the most – an average of PLN 812. Seniors declared the lowest budget (PLN 554)...

Locked content 84% Europeans against seasonal time switch – EC

The European Commission (EC) has published the preliminary results of the public consultation on the arrangements for summertime in Europe, which show that 84 percent of respondents are in favor of eliminating the change in time every six months. “Millions of Europeans have taken advantage of ...

Locked content Poll: Duda’s assessment worsening

More than half of Poles (53 percent) believe Andrzej Duda has been performing well as the Polish President, a recent opinion poll conducted by CBOS showed. Negative opinions accounted for 37 percent of the responses. Compared with August, the number of positive assessments of Duda’s work decre...

Locked content CBOS: 61% of Poles support Sunday trade ban

The majority of Poles support a trade ban on Sunday, according to a new survey by pollster CBOS. As much as 61 percent of respondents claim that shops have to be closed on Sunday, whereas 32 percent still want to do shopping. Mainly, the supporters are women (65 percent) and employees in the service...

Locked content Poland ranked 25th in Expat Ranking 2016 by HSBC

According to a report by global financial services company HSBC, Poland is 25th best country in the world to live and work in as an expat (in terms of employment, wages, quality of life, safety and quality of childcare). “Poland’s popularity as a business destination is growing as more people ...

Locked content Poles strongly against e-receipts – survey

Poles do not support the idea of unveiling electronic (digital) receipts instead of traditional ones, a new survey by pollster Ipsos revealed. As much as 66 percent of Polish citizens do not want to switch to e-receipts (44 percent of them are radically against). The majority of people are afraid of...

Locked content Survey: 37% of Poles shop by smartphone; 81% – by laptop

As many as 41 percent of Polish internet users have shopped by phone at least once, which means 4 percent growth from the previous year, a recent survey “E-commerce in Poland in 2016” by Gemius showed. However, the majority of Poles still prefer laptops and computers – nearly 81 pe...

Locked content PM Szydło with 32% of opponents in August – CBOS

The number of Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło’s supporters has not changed in August, while the number of opponents inched up by 2 percent, a recent survey by pollster CBOS showed. Currently, as much as 37 percent of Polish citizens support Beata Szydło’s government and 32 percent are...