Foodpanda to Raise Courier Pay as Tax Change Comes Into Force

Food

Image by Foodpanda

Food delivery company Foodpanda on Wednesday said it will raise couriers' remuneration by 18% on average, according to a report by state news wire MTI.

Foodpanda said it gave couriers' pay "a rethink" after amendments to legislation on the Itemised Tax for Small Businesses (KATA).

Lawmakers voted earlier in the summer to restrict KATA to sole proprietors.

Foodpanda said one-tenth of its couriers had signaled their intent to leave the company after the changes to KATA come into force on September 1.

ADVERTISEMENT

Gen Gov't Deficit to Reach 6.1% of GDP in 2022 - Varga Analysis

Gen Gov't Deficit to Reach 6.1% of GDP in 2022 - Varga

Horthy Statue to be Unveiled in Parliament Parliament

Horthy Statue to be Unveiled in Parliament

UPS Appoints Regional Director Appointments

UPS Appoints Regional Director

Completion of Metro Line M3 Renovation Delayed City

Completion of Metro Line M3 Renovation Delayed

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.