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Source Premier.gov.pl : In the Pomeranian Science and Technology Park in Gdynia, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki met the representatives of Pelixar S.A., a company offering innovative solutions in unmanned aviation systems. It was a chance to emphasise the growing position of the Polish creative sector and the opportunities for its development both on the domestic market and abroad.
Prime minister added: drones have a number of very interesting applications, e.g. they can effectively monitor various industrial equipment and help save human lives.
He also stressed the importance of using drones in ensuring the best possible air quality.
Innovations – the future of the Polish economy
The head of the government encouraged Polish entrepreneurs, public administration institutions and services such as the police to take an interest in domestic products, as in Poland we have excellent innovative solutions that can be used comprehensively.
He also noted that entrepreneurs from all over the world are interested in the solutions offered by Polish businesses.
As the Prime Minister assured, the government wants to be open for Polish entrepreneurs and create conditions for their development.
Unprecedented crisis package
The government reacts to the rapidly changing situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic on an ongoing basis. The measures taken are a response tailored to the needs of the economy. They are the result of consultations with industry representatives, employer organisations and businesses.
Various instruments of the anti-crisis package ensure stability of employment and development opportunities for businesses.
Funds for enterprises are provided under the comprehensive assistance instruments of the Anti-Crisis Shield, Financial Shield of the Polish Development Fund, the Aid Shield of Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego and support from the Industrial Development Agency.
The figures confirm the effectiveness of the measures undertaken by the government.
More than PLN 120 billion for government support for business entities
Solutions provided for in the anti-crisis package are necessary and enjoy great interest on the part of entrepreneurs. So far, the government support has amounted to over PLN 120 billion, including:
- over PLN 42 billion under the Anti-Crisis Shield (exemptions from social contributions, deferral of payment and payment of social security contributions by instalment as well as idle time benefits constitute almost half of this amount);
- over PLN 59 billion under the Financial Shield of the Polish Development Fund;
- over PLN 19 billion under the Aid Shield of Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego;
- over PLN 40 billion under the support from the Industrial Development Agency