Locked content EU bans geo-blocking in e-commerce as of Dec. 3

On Monday, new regulations concerning the ban on geo-blocking in e-commerce enter into force in the European Union. As a result, online resellers will not be able to refuse to sell their products to customers from other countries. Geo-blocking, that is restricting consumer access to goods and servic...

Locked content Ski season starts in Beskidy

Ski season has begun in Beskidy Mountains: Beskid Sport Arena is open from Saturday, December 1. “All ski slopes have been prepared in a limited width, but the thickness of the snow cover ranges from 25 to 50 cm” – the representative of the resort Michał Słowioczek said. The routes...

Locked content British Royal Navy frigate is on a working visit in Gdynia

HMS Westminster, a type 23 frigate of the British Royal Navy, is on a working visit in Gdynia. The unit is equipped with a modern rocket system. There are 200 sailors on HMS Westminster. “10 percent of the crew are women” – Lieutenant Commander David Howe said to media representati...

Locked content Romanian Conectys opens office in Poznań

Conectys, an outsourcing company from Romania, wants to hire 100 employees until the end of this year. The company has just opened its office in Poznań. This is its first office in Poland. Conectys seeks people who are fluent in Polish, English, German and/or Russian for content moderation and custo...

Immobel offloads Warsaw’s Cedet building for over €129 mln

Developer Immobel has sold the Cedet office and retail building in downtown Warsaw to a fund managed by GLL Real Estate Partners on behalf of Korean investors. The value of the transaction amounts to €129.5 million. The recently re-developed and renovated Cedet building, which used to house a depart...

Locked content Foreign investments in Polish bonds grew in Oct.

In October foreign investments in Polish sovereign bonds grew by PLN 2.3 billion to PLN 192.3 billion, the Ministry of Finance informed. The share of foreign investors in bonds fell to 40.7 percent from 41.0 percent at the end of September. Banks, in contrary, slightly increased their exposure to 29...

Locked content GetBack bondholders appeal against UOKiK fine

GetBack bondholders appealed to the President of Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) for a full cancellation of PLN 5.05 million fine imposed on the company. “If the decision about the penalty is upheld and executed, it will cause damage to the main victims of the case – unse...