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Agora S.A. headquarters, Warsaw, Poland

May 15th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

"Agora and "Gazeta Wyborcza" (Election Gazette) were created on the eve of the parliamentary elections in 1989. "Gazeta" became the first independent newspaper in Poland, while Agora grew into one of the largest and most renowned media companies in Central and Eastern Europe.

Since 1999 Agora's shares have been listed on the Warsaw and London stock exchanges. During the company's IPO, the stock was more than 10 times oversubscribed. The issue price was PLN 36 or $9.26 per share. The proceeds from the IPO, amounting to $93 million, went into further growth of the company, including the expansion of its printing base and the construction of the new premises in Warsaw.

Agora's flagship business is "Gazeta Wyborcza" - Poland's largest quality daily. In 2005 "Gazeta" had 5.6 million (1) readers and its circulation reached ca. 450 thousand copies (2). "Gazeta's" unique formula which combines a national newspaper with regional pages and thematic supplements appeals not only to readers but also to advertisers. In 2005 "Gazeta's" advertising sales reached PLN 465 million (EUR 115 million) while its share in the newspaper advertising market was 41% (3)."

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Axel Springer AG Poland headquarters, Warsaw, Poland

May 15th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Axel Springer AG is one of the largest newspaper publishing companies in Europe, having over 150 newspapers and magazines in over 30 countries, including several central and eastern European countries: Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic, Russia and western European countries: Germany, France, Spain, Switzerland, more than 10,000 employees with annual revenues and income on the scale of a billion euros. It was started in 1946/1947 by journalist Axel Springer . Its current CEO is Mathias Döpfner.

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Radio Radiostacja (a Polish radio station) headquarters, Warsaw, Poland

May 15th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Radio Radiostacja is a Polish radio station.

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Radio Eska (a Polish radio station) headquarters, Warsaw, Poland

May 15th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Radio Eska is a Polish radio station.

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Radio Zet (a Polish radio station) headquarters, Warsaw, Poland

May 15th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Radio Zet is a Polish radio station. The current owner of the station is Eurozet. Radio Zet started broadcasting on 28 September 1990, being the first private radio station in Warsaw.

The current director is Robert Kozyra

[Source: Wikipedia]

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Headquarters of The Polish Women’s Alliance of America, Chicago, USA

May 4th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

The Polish Women’s Alliance of America is a fraternal benefit society founded in 1898 to serve the financial and social needs of the Polish and Polish American communities.

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OPP Dobra Wola, Nowa Iwiczna, Poland

April 27th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

OPP Dobra Wola (OPP Good Will - a charity organization) in Nowa Iwiczna, Poland

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The Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

April 20th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

The Polish Academy of Sciences, headquartered in Warsaw, is one of two Polish institutions, having the nature of an academy of sciences.

The Polish Academy of Sciences (Polish: Polska Akademia Nauk, abbreviated PAN) is a Polish state scholarly institution, headquartered in Warsaw, that was established in 1952 by the merger of earlier scholarly societies, including the Polish Academy of Learning (Polska Akademia Umiejętności, abbreviated PAU), with its seat in Kraków, and the Warsaw Society of Friends of Learning, which had been founded in the late 18th century.

The Polish Academy of Sciences functions as a learned society acting through an elected corporation of leading scholars and research institutions. The Academy has also, operating through its committees, become a major scientific advisory body.

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