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Using Wavelo: 4 Things You Should Know

From Thursday, October 13, you can rent new urban bikes. What to do to take advantage of them? How much is it? And how the system will evolve? Below is some basic information about the Wavelo system.        1. What does the new bike system offer? The main difference compared to the previous KMK […]

The Małopolska Agglomeration Card (MKA) Keeps Getting Better

Małopolska Agglomeration Card (MKA) will facilitate travel for Cracow’s students. Students of the University of Science and Technology (AGH)  will be the first to benefit from it. They will no longer need separate student ID cards to travel by public transport in Cracow and Agglomeration Rapid Rail. MKA has been extended another function, which will benefit […]

ABB Opens Global Service Center In Cracow: Will Eventually Have 2,000 Employees

ABB, a company dedicated to technologies for energy, robotics and intelligent solutions has chosen Cracow as the location of the biggest center that is part of the newly established global network of shared services centers. At the peak of the business, about two thousand people will work in finance, information systems, and human resources management. […]

Helsinki Foundation For Human Rights: Ameer’s Deportation Violates Human Rights

It is the tenth day after the arrest of 30-year-old graduate student at the Jagiellonian University Ameer Alkhawlany by the Border Guard. Under charge of endangering the safety of Poland,  security officials want to deport him to Iraq. Neither Ameer Alkhawlany nor his defenders know the reasons for this decision. The Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights is […]

New Connections Between Cracow Airport And Scandinavia

Next year, SAS Scandinavian Airlines will launch flights from Cracow to Stockholm. Passengers flying from Cracow Airport will land at Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, located 42 km from the capital of Sweden. The decision to establishing this route is not surprising since the data shows that Scandinavia is an attractive destination for passengers. Last year 119.000 people flew to Sweden. The […]

Local Cracow Wine Enters Wide Distribution: Marketed At Women

Although the history of Polish wine culture is very rich, wine is not a beverage that is typically associated with this country, like with Spain or Italy. But Cracow’s Silver Mountain Vineyard, operating since 2008, wants to change the perception of local wine in Poland. The wine called ‘Polka’ just went into wide commercial distribution. Silver Mountain Vineyard […]

Iraqi Phd Student At UJ Arrested As Threat To National Security: Government Evidence Remains Secret

On Monday, October 3rd, the Border Guard detained a 30-year-old graduate student at the Jagiellonian University from Iraq and placed him in a refugee center in Przemysl. According to authorities, he was threatening the safety of Poland, although the nature of the risk was not specified. Ameer Alkhawlany was last seen on Monday in the city center, […]

Poles And French Work Together For Clean Air

On Thursday, a conference organized by the Municipality of Cracow, the French Embassy and the Consulate of the Republic of France, was held to exchange insights and experiences on the fight to improve air quality. The meeting was opened by the Mayor Jacek Majchrowski. Among the guests were: Julie Roussarie, Air and Environment Chief Specialist of […]

Cracow Taxi Drivers Formalize Legal Complaint Against Uber

The disputes of taxi services and Uber are well known. Now, however, the taxi drivers plan to formalize their activities. Their group at the Ministry of Infrastructure has developed a draft amendment to the Law on public transport, which can block Uber’s activity. The proposed project involves, among other things, that Uber drivers should be […]

Many Part-Time Jobs Are Available For Students: They Are Not Glamorous

The new academic year has started. For many young people, it will be their first contact with institutions of higher education. But also with their first job. According to Work Service experts, students will have no problem finding a part-time job. For students will be easiest to find employment in trade, office work, taking care of […]