WARSAW, May 15 - The following are news stories, press reports and events that may affect Poland’s financial markets on Friday:
Statistics office will release April CPI data and first quarter gross domestic growth (GDP) data at 0800.
Poland’s biggest opposition party centrist Civic Platform may replace its current presidential candidate Malgorzata Kidawa-Blonska with Warsaw’s President Rafal Trzaskowski, according to Gazeta Wyborcza daily.
The presidential election is expected to be held at the end of June, but no formal decision has been made yet. Ruling nationalist law and Justice (PiS) party ally President Andrzej Duda is leading in opinion polls.
****Reuters has not verified stories reported by Polish media and does not vouch for their accuracy.****
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