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Poland

Poland to sharply increase minimum wage

The Polish government will raise the national minimum wage by 15% in 2020 and again in 2021, followed by a 10% increase for each of the following years until 2024. Background According to the Central Statistical Office of Poland, over […]

Poland

Poland changing the occupational pension landscape

The restructuring of Poland’s pension institutions, which has been anticipated since late 2017, has been approved to begin incremental rollout according to employee size from 1 July 2019, through 2021. Employers in Poland will now be required to automatically enroll […]

Poland declares 12 November a nonworking holiday

With little notice, the Polish parliament passed a law declaring 12 November 2018, a nonworking holiday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Polish independence. The exceptional holiday will only apply in 2018 and will not be commemorated with a nonworking holiday […]