Locked content Over PLN 491 mln paid out in compensation to farmers 

More than PLN 491 million has already been paid by the Agency for Restructuring and Modernization of Agriculture (ARiMR) to farmers affected by this year’s drought, ARiMR spokesperson Paweł Mucha said. By October 22, over 238,000 applications had been received for the amount of nearly PLN 1.49...

Locked content Budimex to employ 1,100 people by end of next year 

Budimex wants to employ over 1,100 employees by the end of 2019, the company has announced in a press release. The group intends to pay financial rewards for successful referrals to fill the vacancies. “Anyone, regardless of their place of work, who successfully refers an employee for the posi...

Locked content Almost 600,000 foreigners pay ZUS contributions

The number of foreigners insured by the Social Insurance Institution (ZUS) increased in Poland at the end of the third quarter of 2018 to 596,160 from 422,992 at the end of the third quarter of 2017, ZUS said on Tuesday. At the end of the second quarter, the number of foreigners in the ZUS system am...

Locked content eobuwie.pl prepares for IPO and debut on WSE 

eobuwie.pl, a subsidiary of footwear retailer CCC, has begun preliminary preparations to launch its first public offer (IPO) and admission of the company’s shares to trading on the regulated market operated by the Warsaw Stock Exchange, CCC has reported. “An IPO is being considered in or...

Locked content Number of e-commerce deliveries up 19% in 2018

The increase in the number of deliveries for e-commerce business customers exceeded 19 percent in the first eight months 2018, results from Poczta Polska data show. The number of parcels sent by individual customers is also growing; in the first eight months of the year, the increase was 23 percent ...

Locked content JSW coal production falls to 3.37 mln tonnes in Q3 2018 

Coal production in Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa (JSW) amounted to 3.37 million metric tonnes in the third quarter of 2018 compared to 3.54 million tonnes a year earlier (compared to 3.8 million tonnes in the previous quarter), the company said. Total coal sales amounted to approx. 3.56 million tonnes ...

Locked content AmRest revenues increase by 23.2% y/y to EUR 392 mln in Q3

AmRest Group’s revenue amounted to EUR 392 million in the third quarter of 2018, which represents an increase of 23.2 percent per year. In the same period, sales of the group in local currencies increased by 25.2 percent, the company said, citing preliminary data. Sales generated on Central an...

Locked content PiS ministers propose national holiday on November 12, 2018 

A group of ministers from the Law and Justice party (PiS) has filed a bill in parliament to make  November 12, 2018 a national holiday. The bill stipulates that there will be no ban on trade in commercial establishments on that day. Poland’s Independence Day is November 11, which is usually a ...