Locked content Briefs

Cement maker Gorazdze has applied to start trading on Oct. 6, Petrobank on Oct. 16 and tire maker Stomil Olsztyn on Oct. 18.Computer maker Optimus SA bought 3 million preference shares issued through a rights offering of its subsidiary Optimus Inter Commerce SA.

Locked content Government and Macro Notes

Poles are increasingly confident that the economy is growing though they still say the crisis is not over. A poll by the OBOP polling agency said that 42% of the population thinks the economy is expanding.

Locked content Opening is as important as closing

On a sales call your professionalism is the first thing a customer or prospect sees. Then comes that all important first line. Your delivery, sincerity and creativity set the tone for the rest of the conversation. It also determines how the prospect listens. If you get attention and respect, you are...

Locked content Banking Notes

National Bank of Poland (NBP) President Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz condemned the ruling left-wing coalition’s proposals to curb the bank’s independence, saying they were a step back to communist times.

Locked content Expanding market raises questions of space overdose

Last Tuesday, Skanska and the rest of the Business Centre Wola II team – the Centrum and Bemowo municipalities and Caisse des Depots et Consignations – broke ground for the second building in their Atrium Business Centre project.

Locked content Banking Notes

National Bank of Poland (NBP) President Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz condemned the ruling left-wing coalition’s proposals to curb the bank’s independence, saying they were a step back to communist times.

Locked content TC Debica SA: Labor threat, investor interest

Offers for the remaining tranches in Poland’s leading tire producers closed Friday. The state still holds 68% of Stomil Olsztyn (after an unsuccessful public offering earlier this year) and just under 33% of tire company Debica.

Locked content Capital markets

Construction company Mostostal Gdansk SA applied to the Warsaw Stock Exchange for listing of its 2.6 million shares on the main market.

Locked content Company Notes

Trading company Rolimpex SA plans to double its net profit to zl. 40 million ($16 million) in 1995 from zl. 22 million ($9 million) last year. Half of the company’s revenues will come from domestic transactions and half from international trading.