Poland has moved up ten places to 13th position in the HSBC Expat Annual League Table survey. This year Switzerland has taken the top spot, followed by Singapore and Canada.
With an estimated wealth of PLN 12.1 bln (EUR 2.84 bln) Michał Sołowow topped this year's list of the 100 richest Poles for the second year in a row, according to Monday’s edition of the Wprost weekly newsmagazine.
IKO, the mobile app of the CEE financial industry giant PKO Bank Polski, has taken top spot in a global industry ranking of mobile apps of 100 worldwide banks.
This year's list of the 1,000 fastest developing companies in Europe, according to British daily The Financial Times (FT1000), contains 20 companies from Poland.
Poland's western city of Wroclaw has been officially granted the Best European Destination 2018 title and the Wroclaw Mayor has received a statuette for the city's victory in a Best European Destination competition from the Brussels-based European Best Destinations.
The World Happiness Report 2018 has put Poland in 42nd place among 156 countries ranked by happiness levels, based on factors such as life expectancy, social support and corruption.
Every second sofa or sofa bed on the furniture market in Europe was produced in Poland, say the authors of a report on Poland's upholstery industry prepared for the ProMaTap conference.
Poland has taken third place in the "Best Countries to Invest In" global ranking by US News&World Report magazine. The ranking forms part of the magazine's wider "Best Countries" ranking for 2017, in which Poland came 32nd out of 80.
Poland manufactures nearly 22,000 yachts every year. Our specialty is yachts with a length of up to nine metres, Michal Bak, secretary general of the Polish Chamber of the Yacht Industry and Water Sports, has told PAP.
The south-western Polish city of Wroclaw has won a competition for the best European tourist destination, organised each year by European Best Destination, an institution involved in the promotion of culture and tourism in Europe.