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2012-10-01

Vacancy rate up despite strong occupiers’ sentiment in Warsaw. High construction activity in the major office markets in Poland

SummaryJones Lang LaSalle summarised the office market data and trends in Warsaw and the other main Polish cities after Q3 2012. Below are key facts from the latest report:

Category: Publications Type: Reports
2012-10-01

5 ways mentoring can help your company

SummaryA Thought Paper by Management Mentors

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2012-01-12

Setting up a business in Poland: Forms of business entity

SummaryUK businesses in Poland tend to be big investors. According to the state inward investment agency, PAIiIZ, there are over 80 British investors present in the Polish market; companies like Tesco, BP, GlaxoSmithKline, Associated British Foods, Aviva and RSA. Yet looking at the structure of German and Italian investment in Poland, we can see thousands of SMEs which have set up manufacturing and service operations here. They have been doing profitable business here for years. There are, however, very, very few such companies from the UK present in Poland. One reason is that British owner-managers taking a look at the Polish market can be put off by the code-based legal system, different to English Common Law. There is more bureaucracy (Poland is not placed high in rankings of countries where it’s easy to do business); procedures are more complex and more time-consuming.

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2013-01-01

Reduce the foreign exchange (FX) risk when exporting to CEE

SummaryEmerging Europe is a high growth destination for UK business. In 2012, British exports to the CEE region grew by £2 billion compared to 2011; this growth exceeded that achieved by British exports to China and India. The near-shore markets of Emerging Europe are ideal places for small and mid-size businesses to expand their export activities.

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2013-01-01

Flicking the Switch: UK plc is taking Poland’s power sector seriously

SummarySince my arrival in Poland 30 years ago and through three tours of duty in Poland and one in Romania, I have watched with admiration the evolution of Central Europe from central planning and communism to market economies and democracy.

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2013-01-01

Structuring our offer with the clients' needs in mind

SummaryLINK4 has been strongly associated for many years with direct insurance services provided to consumers and corporates and has sought to stand out in both segments for the simplicity of purchase, quality of service and attractive price. Of late, the company has been seeking to strengthen its presence in the motor insurance market for small businesses and fleets.

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2013-03-01

Antal Global Snapshot 13

SummaryA survey of hiring and firing trends in key
employment markets around the world.

Category: Publications Type: Reports
2013-05-01

Trade marks and unfair competition

SummaryAmong the many interesting problems described in this issue of the bulletin, I would like 
to highlight that of the concept of the use of a trade mark. The scope thereof largely sets 
the boundaries of protection afforded to the trade mark holder.

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2013-06-01

Aptis - an adaptable new approach to testing global English from the British Council

SummaryAptis is a new and innovative global B2B English assessment tool from the British Council. It is uniquely flexible and accessible to help organisations reach more people, connect with them and raise standards of English.

Category: Publications Type: Articles
2013-08-01

When may a creditor assert a fraudulent conveyance action despite the debtor’s entering bankruptcy?

SummaryA fraudulent conveyance action protects creditors in the event of the debtor’s insolvency. The ability of specific creditors to use this instrument is limited, however, because of the importance of protecting the interests of all creditors within a bankruptcy proceeding.

Category: Publications Type: Articles