Poland will offer tax incentives for issuers and investors, improve the operation of tax administration and supervision bodies and simplify regulations under the country's new Capital Market Development Strategy published by the Finance Ministry on Thursday.
Investment in Poland as a share of GDP is relatively low compared to other EU countries, the report shows. In 2017, gross spending on investment in Poland in relation to GDP was 88.1% of the EU average – lower than in other countries in Central and Eastern Europe.
The value of investments being carried out in Poland and co-financed by the EU reached PLN 350 billion (EUR 81.58 billion) by Tuesday, Infrastructure Minister Jerzy Kwieciński wrote on Twitter on Tuesday.
Jakub Papierski, vice-president of PKO Bank Polski (PKO BP) board, said in New York that the main goal facing his bank, after Poland had been reclassified by the FTSE Russell agency to "developed market", is to gain new investors.
The conference will be attended by over 50 CEOs of the biggest Polish companies to discuss Polish business, the future of trade, and trading partnerships with the US.
Polish Investment and Trade Agency's (PAIH) new office in Taipei will assist Polish entrepreneurs in the promotion of domestic products, the establishment of business contacts with Asian partners, as well as the acquisition of crucial investments from Taiwan.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development could invest up to EUR 650 million in Poland in the present year, and even more in 2019, EBRD's Director for Poland Grzegorz Zieliński told PAP.
Poland is among the leading countries in Europe in terms of international economic connections, such as trade, investments, migration, communications technology or the transport network, according to a new report by the World Bank, published on Thursday.
Poland's deputy Finance Minister Leszek Skiba said on Tuesday that the use of European Union funds will help accelerate the growth of investments in the country next year.
The Polish economy is finding itself in better and better condition; we have been developing in a balanced way, PM Mateusz Morawiecki has told PAP.
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