The Netherlands

Sustainable country

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The Netherlands is the fifth most sustainable country in the world (according to Country Sustainable Ranking), and even though the top of the list belongs traditionally to European economies like Norway, Sweden, and Finland respectively, Dutch approach towards sustainability is unique. This small country has developed for many centuries thanks not only to trade but… Read More »

future city

Fill the tank with hydrogen up, please

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We may learn very soon that hydrogen-powered cars are not so distant future. World Economic Forum 2017 turned out to be a turning point. During the Summit automotive companies agreed on the investments and support for promoting this kind of cars. During this year’s meeting in Davos, 13 companies launched Hydrogen Council. It is the… Read More »

Asia

Transitions

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Over the last few years, international market has become more difficult for South Korean export-driven economy. Countries of the region – India or China are beginning to expand into foreign markets, into those sectors that are traditionally the strongest in South Korea. At the same time, above-mentioned economies are highly competitive and South Korea is… Read More »

Sonny Nam Hyundai

Cars for tomorrow

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“In the future, global demand will change dramatically due to environmental issues. We have been developing products to satisfy this trend.” – says Sonny Nam, President of Hyundai Motor Poland. PolandWeek.com: When have the company been established and why? Sonny Nam: Officially our founder Chung Ju-Yung set up our company in 1967. He started to… Read More »

Bartosz Urbaniak BGŻ BNP Paribas

French banking

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“Globalization gives an opportunity of doing business in almost every corner on the globe, but we prudently plan new market entries. It is important that the country, in which we are present is similar to us in the term of mentality” – says Bartosz Urbaniak, Member of the Board, BGŻ BNP Paribas. PolandWeek.com: How did… Read More »

South Korea

South Korea means Samsung

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Some South Koreans when asking about the company, say that they live in “the Republic of Samsung”. As they explain, Samsung accompanies them “from cradle to grave”. Literally. The company does business in virtually every sector. One may be born in Samsung hospital, study at Samsung University, get marriage at one of company’s halls, use… Read More »