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The Rise of the Polish Economy

December 11, 2013

There is a very interesting article on Businessweek (Source 11/27/13), discussing why the Polish economy has been so resilient, even through the tough economic conditions that are currently being faced throughout Europe. What really fascinated me, was one of the points on how Poland’s public debt was below 50% of GDB, because of strict finanical […]


New Polish Amazon Centers Confirmed!

November 1, 2013

As a follow up to our previous article on the Polish Amazon Center there is an article at bloomberg.com confirming that there will be three brand new Amazon logistic centers in Poznan and two in Wroclaw. According to the article these new centers, at peak season, could employ as much as 9000 employees (6000 fulltime), […]


Polish and Japanese Researchers working on Holograms

October 22, 2013

Polish and Japanese researchers are working on a small hologram system that does not need any lenses.  According to an article at Kurzweil


Amazon Center In Poland?

October 1, 2013

According to an article in the India times ( Source ), Amazon may create a new logistic center in Poland, after some major labor disputes in their Germany centers. That would be a huge boon to areas of Wroclaw and Poznan, should they get those data centers, having an estimated workforce of 6,0000 people. Good […]


Polish Shale

September 26, 2013

Fascinating article regarding the potential of large volumes of gas being trapped within Polands dense shale rocks. Apparently Poland’s leading energy company San Leon Energy, just purchased a Turkish energy company to help try and get to the gas believed to be in the shale. Most of the big players (Exxon and Marathon) have already […]


Aleksander Doba Attempting Second Atlantic Crossing

September 23, 2013

According to “TheNews”, Aleksander Doba is going to attempt crossing the Atlantic ocean in a specialized canoe, trying to get from Lisbon to Florida. We all wish him Godspeed, and hopefully absolutely zero hurricane activity in the atlantic as he prepares to attempt this epic voyage! Source: TheNews.pl


Irena Sendler – A Real Hero

September 20, 2013

I’ve been fascinated by with Polish American history as long as I can remember, and have always been purely amazed at how courageous Poles have fought and struggled under the worse of conditions. I’ve read about their amazing engineering feats that help win the American Revolution, struggles of the Polish armed forces and underground during […]


Roman Polanski invited to Gdynia Film fest

September 18, 2013

From the Hollywood reporter, an interesting development.  Roman Polanski was invited to attend the Gdnyia film festival.  He still has an international arrest warrant pending. Sources from the festival and the Polish Film Institute said Polanski was able to visit the fest thanks to an arrangement with the Polish Ministry of Culture. Sources say Polanski […]


Resurgence of the “Savior Square”

Great article about the Resurgence of the “Savior Square”  (Plac Zbawiciela). It was rebuilt from ruins after World War II, but still hides a German bunker. And while this square in central Warsaw is named for a Catholic church, it’s also famous for a pro-gay rainbow structure that’s repeatedly been set on fire. Plac Zbawiciela — […]


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