Poland’s labor market increasingly balanced – Hays

Poland has a well-balanced labor market, with unemployment rate at 9.5 percent (down from last year’s 10.4 percent) and long-term unemployment of 3.3 percent, also lower than last year, when it stood at 3.6 percent, according to this year’s Global Skills Index report prepared by recruitment firm Hay...

FinMin: Economy is slowing

Polish Finance Minister Mateusz Szczurek said in an interview with TV station TVN 24 BiŚ, that his office has downgraded this year’s GDP forecasts to 3.4 percent from the previous 3.8 percent.

Sikorski chosen Sejm speaker

Former Foreign Affairs Minister Radosław Sikorski was elected Sejm speaker at the Wednesday sitting of Poland’s lower house of parliament. His candidacy received support from 233 MPs, while 143 voted against him and 62 abstained.