Locked content Nextbike to operate 1k bikes in Łódzkie

Nextbike Polska’s subsidiary signed an agreement with Łódzkie Voivodship Marshall Office for the delivery, launch, management and maintenance of a public bike system for a total amount of PLN 24 million gross. The company has 105 days to complete the second stage of the deal, which includes the deli...

Locked content 74 dead in Greece wildfire, including two Poles

At least 74 people died in the wildfires in Greece, which broke out on Monday afternoon near Athens, rescue services announced on Tuesday evening. Another 187 is injured, including 23 children. Two Poles, a mother and her son, also died when the boat they had been evacuated on, drowned. Greece’s Pri...

Locked content Cargo transport up 13% y/y in H1 2018

Cargo transport in June 2018 increased by 10.9 percent y/y and came in at 51.2 million metric tonnes, GUS stated. The volume of cargo transport in January-June 2018 amounted to 294.1 million tonnes, a 13.0 percent increase compared to the corresponding period of 2017. Rail cargo transport increased ...

Locked content WSE capitalization down 6.6% y/y in H1 2018

The capitalization of the Warsaw Stock Exchange at the end of June stood at PLN 1.229 trillion, marking a drop of PLN 87.3 billion, that is 6.6 percent y/y, GUS stated. Over the first six months of the year, the WSE saw five new debuts, while 10 companies were delisted, resulting in 473 companies, i...

Locked content Wholesale trade up by 14.6% y/y in June

Wholesale trade of retail companies increased by 14.6 percent year-on-year in June 2018, and by 5.5 percent in monthly terms, statistics office GUS informed. Wholesale trade of wholesale companies also rose in June, by 11.8 percent compared to June 2017 and by 3.7 percent compared to May 2018, GUS a...

Locked content Unemployment down to 5.9% in June

Unemployment rate in June 2018 stood at 5.9 percent, compared to 6.1 percent in May, statistics GUS stated. The June reading came in on par with earlier estimates by the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy. The number of registered unemployed persons in employment offices amounted to 967,90...