“It is worth to mention that Katowice is just the second Polish city where the famous clothes chain has decided to open its store. The numbers of the Center and 13 million visitors yearly were crucial to the decision” – said Ilona Szafer, representing Leasing Department of SCC.
The building company of Awbud S.A. was contracted to conduct the second stage of extension works on the seat of the National Health Fund (NFZ). The facility will be located at 13 Kossutha St. in the “Witosa” housing estate near the existing office facility of the Fund.
The contract is worth gross PLN 16,1 million, the construction work has to be finished in 100 weeks. Awbud is to erect a complete building in the second stage. Within the first stage, preparatory works and a foundation slab have been done.
Katowice has been preparing to apply for the European Youth Capital 2015 (EYC) title since last several months. On Wednesday, the City officially initiated the efforts during an inaugural conference which took place in the Silesian Library.
As it was during the race for the European Capital of Culture’s title, a coordinative institution (Katowice – City of Gardens) and involved parties hope to release an energy of the Katowice youths and involved them in the programme.
IBM announced today an opening of a regional sales office in Katowice. According to the company’s representatives, the new unit is created in response to a dynamic growth of local enterprises.
The sales office in Katowice will cover the Silesian Voivodeship’s market. Its purpose will be a customer service and a supply of business and infrastructural solutions being produced by IBM. The office will employ six persons at the start.
Organizers of the fourth European Economic Congress (EEC) in Katowice, to be held between 14th and 16th of May 2012, published a list of the first one hundred special guests who have already confirmed their participation in the event. The guests index includes four superior European officers and several tens of key figures of the world of politics and business.
The three days of the Congress will be filled with numerous debates