GUS: Salaries up by 3.7% y/y; employment by 1.1%

The average monthly salary in the Polish enterprise sector grew by 3.7 percent year-on-year and amounted to PLN 4,132 in April, according to data published by the Central Statistical Office (GUS) on Tuesday. In month-on-month terms salaries declined by 2.2 percent.

Locked content PKP Cargo to hire 1,000 train drivers

Polish freight company PKP Cargo plans to employ 1,000 train drivers in 2015-2016, said Adam Purwin, CEO of the company. The driver training program costs PLN 21 million per annum. “The whole railway sector in Poland is facing a generation gap in the profession of train drivers. We have identi...

Locked content Citibank to hire 1000 people

Citi Service Center Poland is going to expand its employment by 1,000 new employees this year. The company’s entire employment in Poland will amount to over 4,000 people, Puls Biznesu daily reported. “As it was a year ago, we are planning to employ 1,000 people this year,” Terri Ge...

Locked content 35% Poles afraid of losing jobs

As much as 35 percent of Poles are worried about losing their jobs, of which five percent is seriously concerned, according to a survey by CBOS. “Compared to last month’s results, the number of people afraid of being laid-off remains almost unchanged. On the other hand, 60 percent of Pol...

Locked content VW to hire 900 people in Poznań

Volkswagen will employ up to 900 people in its plant in Poznań, where the new version of the VW Caddy van will be manufactured from the beginning of May, the Polish Press Agency reported. The company took into consideration an optimistic sales forecast in line with which the demand for the van has b...

Locked content Innovative companies increased employment

In 2014, more than 100 innovative companies in Poland employed 4.7 percent more workers than in 2013, according to a report by ADP Polska, a human resources company. “The sector development was buoyed by companies employing up to 500 workers. These companies increased the number of workers by ...