Poland's Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy plans aid to the tune of PLN 3.03 billion (EUR 670 million) for companies struggling as a result of the coronavirus epidemic, according to a draft ordinance.
Poland will exempt self-employed people and micro-companies from social security payments for three months if their revenues drop by more than 50 pct compared to February, President Andrzej Duda announced on Saturday.
Close to 39 percent of Polish small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have declared that the coronavirus epidemic is having a negative influence on their business, research has revealed.
Coronavius has arrived in Poland. With 1 person confirmed and others surely to follow the question is, can the Polish economy survive the virus? Our host Patrick Ney spoke to Piotr Arak from the PolishEconomic Institute about the latest developments.
Poland has one of the best female-to-male ratios of scientists in the world.
The criteria for being named a hidden champion on the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s list included that the companies had to have been operating for at least 5 years, had less than $1 billion in revenue and held the 1st or 2nd position globally or in the regional market.
Spanning a total area of 45,000 sq/m, the project will include a swimming pool separated from a shark tank by a glass wall, a 300-room, 4-star hotel with conference space for 1,000 people as well as an “exotic lagoon”, an interactive science centre, a tropical forest, and artificial beach.
Polish Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz said on Thursday that a new law would come into force from January which would limit payment bottlenecks, as well as a large part of the Friendly Law Package, aimed at easing the conducting of business.
The European Business Awards have been handing out gongs to businesses from all over Europe since 2007, and this year some 150,000 firms threw their hats into the ring to compete for just a handful of awards – and Poland didn’t do too bad!
Polish Tech Day in London is the main platform for bilateral business relations between the Polish and British innovation and technology sectors.