A EUR 6.78-million offer by Polish bicycle maker Nextbike Polska has been chosen as the best bid in a tender for a city bicycle system in the northern Finnish city of Oulu, the company announced in a press release.
On the 159th birthday of L. L. Zamenhof, TFN’s Jacek Borowski delves into the past of the ophthalmologist from Białystok, who invented the most successful constructed language in the world.
Ice sculptors from around the world descended on Poland to do what they do best.
Thanks to cutting-edge technology and enhanced security, millions of people are embracing e-banking.
TFN takes a look a back at this year’s most popular searches and what inspired them. A little hint: football was at the top.
Moving to Poland, living and successfully finding work in Poland was a big challenge for the most popular Mexican in Poland, David Huerta Beltran, otherwise known by his blog name Chido-Fajny.
Poles are living longer and healthier, with average life expectancy being 84.6, a 10 year increase on 2017.
It was during a surreptitious hunt for things to photograph that Niedenthal came across a scene outside the now-long-gone Moscow Cinema that would become his most famous photograph. An image that would soon ping around a world still trying to digest what was happening in Poland, and one that would become the defining image of martial law.
Based on a similar concept to pop-up Brixton and Bangkok’s Art Box, the solar-powered, five-storey, vegetation-covered complex will have three main zones: food and catering, service and commercial areas (with small boutiques of Polish designers), and an events hall dedicated to workshops, exhibitions and lectures.
Tank brain Jan Meyer told TFN: “We wanted to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Poland’s independence and remind people about a forgotten episode in Polish history, the Battle of Lwów, so we decided to build a replica of something that took part in the battle for Poland’s borders.