Locked content PLN 888.5 mln paid as part of ‘Good start’ program so far ...

Local governments have already paid out PLN 888.5 million under the “Good Start” program up to September 7, said the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy (MRPiPS). More than 2.96 million children have received support from the government program. Parents submitted more than 2.94 m...

Locked content ZUS with 76,800 decisions in Q2 due to retirement law – MRPiPS

In the second quarter, there were about 76,800 decisions released in relation to retirement due to the lowering of the retirement age. About 60,100 decisions were completed with payment – informed the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy (MRPiPS). In Q1 2018, about 120,900 decisions wer...

Locked content Poland lacks about 20,000 elderly care positions

There are not enough caretakers of the elderly in Poland – around 20,000 are missing – and this problem will grow every year due to the rapid aging of the population, experts say. According to forecasts by the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy (MRPiPS), the number of people ag...

Locked content Unemployment in June at 5.9% – MRPiPS

Poland unemployment rate in June fell to 5.9 percent versus 6.1 percent in May, Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy (MRPiPS) said. This is a 1.1 percentage points decline y/y. The number of unemployed decreased in all Polish Voivodships with the strongest month-on-month decline (0.5 percent...

Sygnity with MRPiPS contract worth up to PLN 26.2 mln

Sygnity has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy regarding software development and software efficiency maintenance, the company has announced. The deadline for completion was set for the end of the first half of 2021, and the maximum price was set at PLN 26.175 m...

Locked content Unemployment rate in April declines to 6.3% – MRPiPS

Poland unemployment rate in April fell by 0.3 percentage points to 6.3 percent, Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy (MRPiPS) said. There were 1.04 million of unemployed in April, 47,900 fewer than in March. The number of unemployed decreased in all Polish Voivodships with the strongest decl...

Locked content PLN 17 billion went to families through 500 plus program

As a result of the government’s “Family 500 plus” program, 3.8 million children under 18 from 2.78 million families received more than PLN 17 billion in total up to December 2016, the head of the MRPiPS Elizabeth Rafalska said at a conference on Tuesday. Rafalska, at a joint conference with th...