Locked content Gdańsk to cooperate with Chinese Qingdao

Gdańsk has signed a cooperation agreement on economic and tourism cooperation with the Chinese city Qingdao. The local authorities hope to launch a direct air connection between the cities in the future. Qingdao is located in eastern China, by the Yellow Sea. It has over 1.7 million inhabitants. It ...

Locked content Gdańsk offers 375 paid internships

Gdańsk offered 375 paid internships for students and graduates during the summer holidays. There were about 900 applicants, the minimum remuneration amounted to about PLN 1,400 gross. More than half applicants were students of the Gdańsk University of Technology, and over 30 percent applied from the...

Locked content Gdańsk sewage plant cleans up after spill

The sewage treatment plant in Ołowianka is working on cleaning up the Motława River, Gdańsk after the breakdown of the station’s engines forced it to dump waste into the river and into the Gdańsk bay last Tuesday. On Thursday a new engine was brought from the Netherlands and installed to prevent fur...

Locked content Budimex with PLN 154 mln deal for Gdańsk wharf

The management of the Gdańsk Sea Port has selected Budimex’s offer for the expansion of one of its wharfs for a total sum of PLN 153.7 million, Budimex stated. The works are set to launch within 30 days upon the conclusion of the agreement and are scheduled for completion within 96 weeks…...

Locked content Gdańsk to buy 46 new Mercedes-Benz Citaro buses

Polish transport company Gdańskie Autobusy i Tramwaje will buy 46 new buses Mercedes-Benz Citaro. The contract is for 26 long, 18 standard and two midibuses.  The deal value is about PLN 79.4 mln out of which PLN 9 mln will be co-financed  from the city budget. New buses will be delivered within 12 ...

Skanska to invest €41 mln in Gdańsk offices

Developer Skanska has launched construction work on the first phase of its first office project in Gdańsk. Valued at €41 million, the phase will involve the development of a 14-story building comprising more than 23,000 sqm of leasable space that is scheduled to be completed in the final quarter of ...

Locked content Swarovski to open service center in Gdańsk

Austrian producer of cut lead glass, Swarovski, will open its global service center in Gdańsk to handle its financial and administrative affairs. The center will launch in June this year, however at first, the team will be limited. The company plans to hire “several hundred” people in the next few y...

Locked content Gdańsk court agrees to examine lawsuit by CHF mortgage holders

Around 700 Swiss franc mortgage holders have filed a lawsuit against Bank BPH. The District Court in Gdańsk issued a decision agreeing to consider the class action suit, Mariusz Korpalski, an attorney representing the group, announced. “Such decisions of the courts should be the standard, but ...