Domestic outlays on research and development in 2019 increased by 18.1 percent y/y to PLN 30.3 billion (EUR 6.56 billion), the Central Statistical Office announced on Friday.
According to fDi, a service from the Financial Times, “the zone has made progress in its efforts to become a centre of Industry 4.0 at the heart of central and eastern Europe”.
Around PLN 60 billion (EUR 14 bln) will be available for research and development of digital technology in the EU financial framework for 2021-2027, Funds and Regional Policy Minister Małgorzata Jarosińska-Jedynak said in Rzeszów, southeast Poland, on Wednesday.
The number of companies that have decided to invest in research and development (R&D) over the last two years has grown threefold, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz said on Friday during the opening of the Innovation Management Academy.
Global pharmaceuticals company AstraZeneca plans new investment projects in Poland, mostly in R&D, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Wednesday after he met with the company's CEO Leif Johansson during the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Central Statistical Office (GUS) data on research and development (R&D) spending in 2017, released on Tuesday, show that more Polish entrepreneurs are increasing spending on R&D activities, Entrepreneurship and Technology Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz told PAP.
Not only are more service centres opening up in Poland, more of them are going high-tech.