Following are news stories, press reports and events to watch that may affect Poland’s financial markets on Tuesday. ALL TIMES GMT (Poland: GMT + 2 hours):
Poland’s biggest power group PGE and France’s Orange local unit compete to buy a power and gas selling utility owned by cable operator Multimedia, valued at around 50 million zlotys ($13.44 million), Puls Biznesu daily said quoting unnamed sources.
The price of fuels in Poland may increase by 0.25 zlotys per litre, starting from September, if the parliament passes the draft bill on new road fees this week, Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily said.
Polish government is not determined to build new brown coal mines as they are too expensive, Parkiet daily said quoting unnamed sources.
Poland’s planned capacity market, in which electricity producers are paid for keeping power reserves and not just for generating electricity, will cost 27 billion zlotys in 10 years and will be financed by final consumers, Gazeta Wyborcza daily said.
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