Locked content Randstad: Poles more willing to change work

The employee mobility index for Poland, calculated by Randstad, grew again in Q2 2014 and amounted to 108 points, the company said in a statement quoted by the Polish Press Agency. The index reflect the probability of a job change within six months. Poles’ openness toward job changes has increased b...

Locked content Government losing popularity

According to the latest poll by CBOS, 38 percent of Poles (two percent up from last month) are against Donald Tusk’s government, 26 percent of polled are supporting his cabinet. Only 29 percent (down by 5 percent) of Poles are happy that Donald Tusk is the Prime Minister, while 55 percent are not ha...

Locked content JLL: Real estate deals total €491 mln in Q2

The value of commercial real estate transactions in Poland in the second quarter of 2014 amounted to €491 million, according to data from JLL quoted by the Polish Press Agency. The value was 30 percent higher than in Q2 2013. The highest transaction values were recorded in the warehousing segment (€...

Locked content Boryszew with approval for takeover

The Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has approved the takeover of Tensho Poland Corporation by automotive components producer Boryszew, the watchdog said on its website on Monday. “One of the reasons for this transaction is the need to sell shares in Tensho Poland Corporation re...

Locked content Ziobro offers to quit politics

Zbigniew Ziobro, leader of the Solidarna Polska party, told TVP Info on Monday that he was ready to quit politics if this was necessary for the sake of uniting Poland’s political right wing. “If I am an obstacle for [Law and Justice leader] Jarosław Kaczyński, it’s hard luck,” Ziobro said. “It’s onl...

Locked content Robyg eyes leaseback of Wilanów project

Property developer Robyg is preparing a leaseback arrangement involving its Robyg Business Center project in Warsaw’s Wilanów district, according to information obtained by ISBnews. Robyg increased its ownership in the scheme to 100 percent in early July, by purchasing 49 percent from Wildetio LTD. ...

Locked content GDP might slow down in H2 – Piechociński

Poland’s GDP for Q2 “should stay above 3 percent” threshold, but it may slow down in the second half of the year, said Deputy PM Janusz Piechociński. “Along with all central and eastern Europe we are entering a phase of deflation,” Piechociński told reporters. “I would prefer bolder and more daring ...

Locked content Money stock inches up in June

In June, total money supply (M3) increased by 0.4 percent month-on-month in nominal terms, reaching PLN 995.5 billion, according to data issued on Monday by the National Bank of Poland. The growth was mainly due to the increase in corporate deposits, which amounted to PLN 199.5 billion at the end of...

Locked content LG to produce more washing machines in Poland?

Global household appliances and electronics giant LG wants to increase its washing machine production capacity in Poland, Puls Biznesu reports. The company will build a new production unit at its existing facility in Kobierzyce near Wrocław. The only official information available is that Mirbud wil...