New working group to decide fate of PZU deal

Shockley, Paul
March 2002
Warsaw Business Journal;3/25/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 12, p3
Reports the selection of a working group to decide on the fate of the deal between Powszechny Zaklad Ubezpieczee; and Eureko in Poland. Meeting between Treasury Minister Wieslaw Kaczmarek and Eureko; Threat of Eureko to take its case against the country to international arbitration courts; Decision of the European Union to probe the country's activities with foreign investors.


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