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Polish national gas firm PGNiG surprised at EC's Gazprom decision

In a statement sent to PAP on Thursday, Poland's national gas monopolist PGNiG said it was surprised and disappointed by the European Commission's decision to approve an agreement with Russia's gas giant Gazprom.

News & Politics

Russian agents in Poland a real threat, says Polish secret service

A Russian woman has been detained for hybrid actions targeting Poland. The woman, referred to as Jekaterina C, was detained by the Internal Security Agency (ABW) on May 17. She is due to be extradited – and banned from returning to Poland.

Sport

Polish footballers' World Cup bus to bear the "Go Poland" slogan

Poland's football team bus for the forthcoming World Cup in Russia will be decorated with the slogan "Go Poland," as chosen by internet users, football's world governing body FIFA announced on Thursday.

News & Politics

Crisis between Warsaw and Tel Aviv is partly frozen - Israeli Ambassador

Anna Azari, Israel's ambassador to Poland, said on Thursday that the crisis between the two countries over Poland's new anti-defamation law, is currently "partly frozen" as everybody awaits the verdict of the Constitutional Tribunal on the new legislation.

Business | Science

Polish space industry growing - entrepreneurship minister

Minister of Entrepreneurship and Technology Jadwiga Emilewicz said on Thursday that Poland's space industry is expanding at a fast rate.

Science

Polish scientists look for new bacteria to tackle dirty water

One of the most pressing global concerns today is the search for cheap and effective ways for securing water. Now scientists from the Silesian Unviersity of Technology are racing around the clock to create a bacteria capable of filtering waste.

News & Politics

Poland is disappointed with the result of EU's steps over Gazprom – Deputy Foreign Minister

Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Konrad Szymański told PAP that the government is disappointed with the European Commission's years-long anti-monopoly procedure against Russian gas conglomerate Gazprom, which ended without the imposition of fines or damages.

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Polish Eaglewatch foundation to offer more assistance to Yazidis in Iraq

The Polish Eaglewatch Foundation helping victims of terrorism in the Middle East plans to increase its assistance to Yazidis in Iraq, PAP was told by Eaglewatch representative Dawid Czyż.

News & Politics

Polish Humanitarian Action to repair water supply system in Iraq

The new project planned by the Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) in Iraq is aimed at repairing the water supply system destroyed by the war against the Islamic State in the provinces of Nineveh and Salah ad Din. It is co-financed by Poland.

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Poland needs own capital and enterprise - PM

Poland needs its own capital and enterprise, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told entrepreneurs and administration staff on Wednesday at a meeting on SME reforms in Przygodzice, western Poland.