November 2005
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2005, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p4
Country Report
Country Report
The article focuses on the political, economic and business risks of Poland. Following the parliamentary elections in September, the Law and Justice party and the Civic Platform have begun negotiations to form a governing coalition. National Bank of Poland monetary policy council member Andrzej Slawinski has signaled that the monetary easing cycle has further to go, fueling expectations that interest rates will fall from their current all-time low of 4.50%. The privatization of Polish gas monopoly PGNiG was completed on September 23, 2005 after an initial public offering.


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