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On 2nd day of strike Polish teachers want talks with govt

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The head of Poland’s main teachers’ union is calling for urgent mediation with the government to end a nationwide strike that has entered a second day and is threatening upcoming graduation exams. The indefinite strike started Monday after teachers’ pay negotiations with the government failed Sunday, when two major unions found […]
Tags: Business, News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw Poland


Talks to avert teacher’s strike in Poland stalled

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish teachers may be going on strike next week after last-ditch talks with the government over their demands for higher pay appear to have stalled. Just days before key school exams, teachers’ unions rejected Friday government proposals of drawn-out pay hikes and changes to the monthly salary system. Deputy Prime Minister […]
Tags: Business, News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw Poland


10 Best Cities To Work Remotely

#sponsored Remote work has become an interesting and developed field of professional habit. Working remotely has a lot of different advantages, and hundreds of thousands of digital nomads have popped up, who move around the world living and working remotely in different areas. There are a lot of different factors that can affect how good a city is to work from remotely. One of the most obvious factors is the cost of living. If you’re bankrupting yourself by living in an expensive area while you ...
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Polish leader says adopting euro is not the priority

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s prime minister says his government’s priority is not to adopt the common European currency, the euro, but to raise people’s earnings to Western European levels. Premier Mateusz Morawiecki was commenting Tuesday in reaction to the opposition, which said it would adopt the euro if it won power in parliamentary elections […]
Tags: Business, News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Mateusz Morawiecki


Polish central bank controversy latest hit for ruling party

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s central bank revealed Wednesday that its head of public relations earns an unusually high salary, the latest embarrassment for the ruling right-wing party, which says it is focused on serving the country, not making money. The controversy around the state-backed central bank comes at a sensitive time of political campaigning […]
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Poland exported 5,500 pounds of meat from sick cows to EU

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's top state veterinary official says about 2,500 kilograms (5,500 pounds) of meat from sick cows who were slaughtered illegally have been exported to 10 other European Union countries.Pawel Niemczuk... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Eu, European Union, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Pawel Niemczuk


EU OKs Poland's wild boar slaughter to fight swine disease

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The European Union's executive body is supporting Poland's slaughter of wild boars as a way of protecting farm pigs and meat production from the deadly African swine fever.The government's decision to shoot... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Eu, European Union, Poland, Warsaw Poland


The Latest: China gives 'great importance' to case in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the espionage-related arrests in Poland (all times local):1:25 p.m.An official at the Chinese Embassy in Warsaw says China attaches "great importance to the detention" of a Chinese citizen in... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Poland, Warsaw, Warsaw Poland, Chinese Embassy


The Latest: China's Huawei looking into Poland spying arrest

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the espionage-related arrests in Poland (all times local):12:15 p.m.Chinese telecom giant Huawei is being tightlipped on reports one of its employees has been arrested by Polish authorities... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Poland, Huawei, Warsaw Poland


The Latest: Orange is cooperating in Poland spying case

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the espionage-related arrests in Poland (all times local):3:40 p.m.Orange, a leading telecommunications company in Poland, says it's cooperating with the Polish security services who say a Polish... [Author: [email protected]]
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Poland charges Huawei manager, ex-spy with spying for China

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's counter-espionage agency has arrested a Chinese manager at tech giant Huawei in Poland and one of its own former officers and informed them both that they face charges of spying on Poland for China,... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Poland, Huawei, Warsaw Poland


Poland charges Huawei manager and Pole with spying for China

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's Internal Security Agency has charged a Chinese manager at tech giant Huawei in Poland and one of its own former officers with espionage against Poland on behalf of China, Polish state television reported... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Poland, Huawei, Warsaw Poland, Internal Security Agency


Poland arrests Chinese businessman, Pole on spying charges

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An official says Poland’s Internal Security Agency has arrested a Chinese businessman and a Pole on suspicion of espionage. Maciej Wasik, deputy head of Poland’s special services, said Friday that the operation that resulted in the arrest of the two suspects had been underway for a long time and was planned […]
Tags: Business, News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Poland s Internal Security Agency, Maciej Wasik


See you in Poland next week

I’m heading back to Europe to hang out in Wroclaw and Warsaw, Poland. Are you ready? I’ll be at a Wroclaw event, called In-Ference, which is happening on December 17 and you can submit to pitch here. The team will notify you if you have been chosen. The winner will receive a table at TC Disrupt in San Francisco. The Warsaw event, here, is on the 19th at WeWork in Warsaw. You can sign up to pitch here. I’ll notify the folks I’ve chosen and the winner gets a table as well. Special thanks to WeWork...
Tags: Startups, TC, Europe, San Francisco, Tech, Poland, WeWork, Warsaw, Warsaw Poland, Wroclaw, Ference, WeWork Labs, Dermot Corr, Ahmad Piraiee


Let’s meet in Poland next week

I’m heading back to Europe to run a pitch-off in Wroclaw and Warsaw, Poland. Are you ready? The Wroclaw event, called In-Ference, is happening on December 17 and you can submit to pitch here. The team will notify you if you have been chosen. The winner will receive a table at TC Disrupt in San Francisco. The Warsaw event, here, is on the 19th. You can sign up to pitch here. I’ll notify the folks I’ve chosen and the winner gets a table as well. Special thanks to WeWork Labs in Warsaw for supplyin...
Tags: Startups, TC, Europe, San Francisco, Tech, Poland, Warsaw, Warsaw Poland, Wroclaw, Ference, WeWork Labs, Dermot Corr, Ahmad Piraiee


Polish political leader rejects converting to euro currency

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The leader of Poland's ruling party has spoken out against having Poland convert to using the European Union's shared currency, the euro.Jaroslaw Kaczynski suggested that as the Poles aspire to western European... [Author: [email protected]]
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Let’s meet in Poland this month

I’ll be heading back to Europe in December to run a pitch-off in Wroclaw and Warsaw, Poland. Are you ready? The Wrocwal event, called In-Ference, is happening on December 17 and you can submit to pitch here. The team will notify you if you have been chosen to pitch. The winner will receive a table at TC Disrupt in San Francisco. The Warsaw event, here, is on the 19th. You can sign up to pitch pitch here. I’ll notify the folks I’ve chosen to pitch and the winner gets a table as well. Special than...
Tags: Startups, TC, Europe, San Francisco, Tech, Chemistry, Nature, Poland, Perception, Warsaw, Warsaw Poland, Wroclaw, Ference, Dermot Corr, Ahmad Piraiee


Climate conference host Poland plans to open new coal mine

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — U.N. climate conference host Poland is planning to open a new coal mine next year as demand for energy grows.Deputy Energy Minister Grzegorz Tobiszowski told a news conference this week that a decision will... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Grzegorz Tobiszowski


Ikea moving into city centers to adapt to consumer changes

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An airport worker drops by Warsaw's newest Ikea store during her lunch break to finish up plans for a home refurbishment. Around her, people drift in and out of the shop, placing small houseware items in big... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Ikea, Warsaw, Warsaw Poland


Polish ex-financial regulator held on corruption suspicion

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s anti-corruption officers have detained the former head of a financial regulatory body who resigned recently after a media report he sought a bribe. The Central Anti-Corruption Office said Tuesday that Marek Chrzanowski is being taken to Katowice, in the south, where he will be questioned by prosecutors over suspected corruption. […]
Tags: Business, News, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Katowice, Nation & World, Central Anti Corruption Office, Marek Chrzanowski


Probe opens after report Polish regulator sought large bribe

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister has called for an investigation after a newspaper reported that the head of the nation's financial regulator sought a multimillion dollar bribe from a bank.Government spokeswoman Joanna... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Joanna


Poland signs deal for long-term deliveries of US gas

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's main gas company has signed a long-term contract to receive deliveries of liquefied natural gas from the United States as part of a larger effort to reduce its energy dependence on Russia.The state... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Russia, US, United States, Poland, Warsaw Poland


Polish national airline cancels flights amid employee strike

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's national airline LOT is cancelling some flights as crew members strike to protest layoffs and demand better pay and working conditions.A spokesman for LOT, Konrad Majszyk, said Wednesday that over... [Author: [email protected]]
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Poland's LOT airline cancels flights amid employee strike

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's national airline LOT is cancelling some flights as some crew members are striking to protest layoffs and demand better working conditions.A spokesman for LOT, Konrad Majszyk, said Wednesday that over... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Konrad Majszyk


Poland, US firm sign long-term gas imports deal

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's main gas company says it has signed a long-term contract for the purchase of some 40 million tons of liquefied natural gas from a U.S.-based producer in the first such deal in Central and Eastern Europe.Piotr... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Poland, Warsaw Poland, Poland US, Eastern Europe Piotr


Mid Europa buys Romanian courier company Urgent Cargus

Mid Europa Partners has acquired Urgent Cargus , a Romanian courier company, from Abris Capital Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE WARSAW, Poland, September 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ –Abris Capital Partners, the Central and Eastern European private equity fund manager, has sold 100% of its shares in its Romanian portfolio company, Urgent Cargus S.A., to Mid Europa Partners. Abris CEE Mid-Market Fund II acquired Cargus in 2013, attracted by the growth potential of both the com...
Tags: Trends, Warsaw Poland, Competition Council, PE Deals, Mid Europa, Abris Capital Partners, Abris, Mid Europa Partners, Abris Capital Partners the Central and Eastern, Mid Europa Partners Abris CEE Mid Market Fund II, Cargus, Adrian Stanculescu, Abris Romania, Gian Sharp


Poland expects weaker economic growth next year

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's government expects the economy to weaken next year as a years-long period of high growth tapers off.The country's economy has been among Europe's fastest-growing since it emerged from Soviet dominance... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Europe, Business, Poland, Warsaw Poland


Carlyle-backed Array Canada to acquire Willson & Brown

Array Canada Inc, which is backed by The Carlyle Group, has agreed to buy Poland-based Willson & Brown, a provider of point-of-sale programs in the cosmetics, beverage, consumer goods and consumer electronics sectors. No financial terms were disclosed. The deal is expected to close on October 15, 2018. Goodwin Procter and EY advised Array and Carlyle on the transaction. PRESS RELEASE TORONTO and WARSAW, Poland, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Array Canada Inc. today announced that it has agreed to...
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Poland wants EU to have 'empathy' for US sanctions on Iran

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's foreign minister says Warsaw sees itself as a bridge in trans-Atlantic rifts between the European Union and the Trump administration and wants the EU to show "greater empathy" for U.S. sanctions on Iran.Foreign... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, US, Eu, European Union, Iran, Atlantic, Poland, Warsaw, Trump, Warsaw Poland


Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

WARSAW, Poland — It was secret handiwork done for the CIA by experts in Poland: painted tableware with the intelligence agency’s logo. Helena Smolenska, the head of the cooperative in Boleslawiec, in southern Poland, which made the unique set, said the hardest bit was to get the CIA logo on the pottery to be the […]
Tags: Business, News, Poland, Cia, Oddities, Warsaw Poland, Nation & World, Helena Smolenska, Boleslawiec



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