Polish entrepreneurship in UK contributes to economic growth

TweetCatherine Harris from University of Birmingham conducted 48 in depth interviews with Polish entrepreneurs in the West Midlands, who migrated around the time of EU enlargement in May 2004. The aim of her research was to: understand Polish entrepreneurship in the UK by exploring Polish entrepreneurship in the West Midlands; explore the main factors that […]

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Polish emigrants sent 1 billion euros to Poland in first half of 2012

TweetAccording to Gazeta.pl, although number of Polish Emigrants is still rising, money transfers value from abroad is stable. Most of the money transfer transactions comes from Germany and the UK- one billion euros in the first six months of 2012. NBP (Polish National Bank) calculates that in 2007, emigrants sent 20 billion zloty (5.3 billion […]

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German employers demand on workers from Eastern Europe

TweetWhen the German labor market opened up for the Eastern European, there was a fear how low-wage workers will influence internal labor market. After a year, Polish and other staff from East Europe is demanding on one German market, as it benefit German economy during recession. According to the European policy, from 1st May 2011, the citizens of the […]

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23k babies were born in Britain to Polish mothers in 2011

TweetThe Telegraph revealed, that one in four British babies born to foreign mothers. Poland became the top nationality for creating second-generation immigrants to the UK. Figures show that the number of immigrants having babies has doubled since 2001, largely driven by an influence of Polish, Pakistani and Indian mothers.This has been the main reason behind […]

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