The Polish banking sector posted a net profit of PLN 5.65 billion (EUR 1.25 billion) in January-August 2020, a 46.6 percent decrease year on year, the National Bank of Poland (NBP) said in a Thursday report.
Thirty-nine percent of Poles are optimistic about the future, declaring that things in Poland are going well, while 45 percent believe the situation in the country is heading in the wrong direction, show the results of a new CBOS poll.
Production of coal in Poland fell by 15.8 percent year on year in August 2020, reaching 4.24 million tonnes, the Central Statistics Office (GUS) announced on Wednesday.
Poland's unemployment remained flat at 6.1 percent m/m in August 2020, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Wednesday.
Poland's new industrial orders fell by 5.3 percent year on year in August 2020 after a 0.1 percent year-on-year increase in July, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Wednesday.
Poland's labour productivity in industry fell by 2.7 percent year on year in the first eight months of 2020, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Wednesday.
The indicator measuring the condition of the economy in most areas of Poland's economy remains at a similar level or is better in September than in August, the Central Statistical Office said in a report released on Tuesday.
The TNS Consumer Index, which measures the degree of optimism among Polish consumers, fell in September by 2.6 points to minus 17.7 points, according to a survey by researcher Kantar TNS.
Poland's retail sales are likely to go up by around 5 percent year on year in September 2020, according to Development Ministry analysts.
Poland's construction output decreased by 12.1 percent year on year in August 2020 and fell by 3.5 percent month on month, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Monday.