Locked content Redundancies at PZU

As many as 152 employees (1.4 percent of the entire employment in the group) will be dismissed from PZU SA and PZU Życie, included in Grupa PZU. The Polish insurer is planning on launching a special program in order to help the dismissed people find new work. Besides severance payments, the firm is ...

Locked content Over 1,300 people to leave PSG voluntarily

More than 1,300 employees applied for joining the voluntary redundancy program at Polska Spółka Gazownictwa (PSG), a subsidiary of PGNiG, a press release reads. The employees with the longest experience may be provided with severance payments worth PLN 100,000 each. “Success of the program was...

Locked content Prefabet closed down

A new owner of Prefabet, a building materials producer, decided to shut down the plant in Kozienice. As result, 100 people will be dismissed. Local authorities did not manage to convince the investor to change his mind and save the jobs. In most cases, the notice period expires in March. The unemplo...

Locked content BGŻ will dismiss up to 1,800 people

As Poland’s lender, BGŻ reached an agreement with its trade unions, it will dismiss up to 1,800 people due to its acquisition by BNP Paribas, the company announced. Previously, Rzeczpospolita daily reported about 1,900 employees were to lose their jobs at BGŻ. The labor dispute emerged on Marc...

Locked content Nearly 2,000 jobs to be cut after BGŻ and BNP Paribas merger

Up to 23 percent of staff, that is 1,900 employees, may be dismissed due to the acquisition of Poland’s BGŻ by France’s BNP Paribas, Rzeczpospolita daily informed. The lenders are planning on closing 118 offices, which is 19 percent of all units. Lenders neither confirm nor deny the news...

Locked content PKP Cargo to pay PLN 266 mln for redundancy program

PKP Cargo’s redundancy program will be worth PLN 266 million, according to the Polish Press Agency. As many as 3,041 employees will leave their jobs on February 1. The firm will pay its severance packages in two tranches: the first one will amount to PLN 228 million and will be added to January̵...

Locked content PKP Cargo plans voluntary redundancy

PKP Cargo plans to announce a voluntary redundancy plan in order to rationalize its labor force. Kurier Kolejowy portal reported on the story. “We are in the process of preparing to reduce staff on a voluntary leave basis. This will be a typical program, where workers have a job guarantee,R...