In the latest ranking of European Cities and Regions of the Future 2016/17 Małopolska Region achieved high fourth place.

John Romero, one of the most recognisable figures in the history of videogames, developer of Wolfenstein 3D, Doom, and Quake; co-founder of the id Software will be with us at the Digital Dragons in Kraków in May.

Brembo Poland, a company operating in Niepołomice since 2013, has decided to start another investment within the Kraków special economic zone.

“Since my earliest childhood, I have dreamed of Krakow”, said Andrzej Wajda during yesterday’s event at ICE Kraków.

The keynote topic of the Annual Business in Małopolska Meeting this year was "Małopolska - European Entrepreneurial Region". The conference was held on 22 October 2015 in a new building of Kraków Technology Park, which impressed participants with its original design. The special guest of the meeting was Mr. Bronisław Komorowski, the former President of Poland.

Four new permits to operate in Kraków Special Economic Zone (SEZ) were issued by the company managing the zone. It was also announced that another five permits would be issued after completing the procedure of extending the area of the SEZ.


KRAKOW, 8 October 2015 – CH2M, the employee-owned engineering and programme management company today (8 October 2015) announced it will be creating 800 new jobs through the opening of its new Global Production and Shared Service Centre in Krakow.

Five Polish provinces and five special economic zones signed agreements on developing economic areas along Expressway S7. The development of this area will create new jobs. Individual regions and consequently the country's economy will benefit from these agreements.

Malopolska region has been awarded the title of European Entrepreneurial Region (EER) of 2016. The title is awarded by the Committee of the Regions - EU advisory body representing European regional and local authorities. The award is granted to the regions which presented the most future-oriented "visions of entrepreneurship development". This is the first Polish region that has received this award.