It could take Central Europe almost a century to close the income gap with Germany unless it changes its economic model.
Poland's consumer price index expanded 1.9% y/y in January, shedding 0.2pp compared to the annual growth rate seen in the preceding month.
Polish economic growth loses some pace compared to the seasonally adjusted y/y expansion of 5.2% in the third quarter.
There were $5.8bn of issues in the bond markets of Central and Eastern Europe in January, well ahead of the $390mn of issues a year ago.
Orban and Kaczynski will become more and more isolated as Slovakia and Czechia look West.
Like a scene from a gangland movie, ex-Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili was dragged out of a downtown Kyiv restaurant by officers holding him by the hair, before being put on a plane to Poland.
In annual terms, Polish forex reserves gained 3.4%.
But Andrzej Duda sends bill to the PiS-dominated Constitutional Tribunal for review.
Share trading on the Warsaw Stock Exchange's (WSE's) main equities market totalled PLN19.4bn (€4.65bn) in January, a fall of 11% y/y.
Poland’s PMI fell 0.4 points to 54.6 in January. The easing of the indicator is slight and does not blur the overall picture of the robust condition of Poland’s manufacturing sector
Fourth quarter growth accelerates to 5% y/y.
The Visegrad countries rejected any plans for slashing development funds to countries that have differing views within the EU, especially on migration.
The world is going through a digital transformation that could be as significant as the advent of the Internet and IBM is playing an active role in that change in CEE.
China becomes biggest foreign dealmaker in the region, making €7.7bn of acquisitions, up 78%.