With talk of a coming revolution in the way we work, can Warsaw’s office market maintain its upward momentum?
Addressing a meeting with local government reps in Mrągowo, north-eastern Poland, on Saturday, PM Mateusz Morawiecki underlined that small, medium-sized and large investments were necessary for Poland to overcome the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
The rankings created by London-based fDi Intelligence, which is owned by the Financial Times, has become a bible for foreign investors who use the lists when deciding which European city to base their next investment in.
As many as 63,335 investments valued at PLN 468.4 billion (EUR 105.2 billion) have been implemented with co-financing from European Union funds from 2014 to June 21, 2020, the Polish Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy said on Wednesday.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Saturday vowed to transfer at least PLN 500,000 (EUR 112,000) to each of all 2,477 municipalities under an investment scheme suggested by President Andrzej Duda.
Despite the weakest investor sentiment in history, the number of foreign direct investments (FDI) in Poland grew to 165 in the first months of 2020, from 145 last year, the Puls Biznesu (PB) daily wrote on Thursday.
Poland needs EUR 240 billion for necessary investments aimed at achieving climate neutrality in 2030, Funds and Regional Policy Minister Malgorzata Jarosinska-Jedynak said at two-day United Nations Global Compact Leaders Summit in New York on Tuesday.
This year, nearly PLN 10 billion (EUR 2.26 bln) will go to support green investments, Climate Minister Michal Kurtyka has said. He stated the money would be allocated for, among other projects, eco-friendly transport, energy efficiency and photovoltaic development.
President Andrzej Duda said on Tuesday that large investments contributed to Poland's development. Duda made the statement on the construction site of the S-61 Via Baltica expressway in central Poland.
The Funds and Regional Policy Ministry signed 3,789 contracts for EU co-financing worth PLN 12 billion (EUR 2.8 billion) over the first 100 days of the Mateusz Morawiecki government, the ministry reported on Saturday.