Thanks to diversification of natural gas supplies, after 2022 Poland will be able to become a gas hub for countries of the region, government commissioner for strategic energy infrastructure Piotr Naimski said on Tuesday.
Minister of Infrastructure Andrzej Adamczyk believes the most important aspect of the New Silk Road project is "the creation of communications corridors" between Europe and the countries of Asia. He also sees a role for Ukraine in the project.
March 11 is the first Sunday on which most shops are closed in Poland after a law restricting Sunday trading came into effect on March 1.
The supervisory board of the Polish copper and silver conglomerate KGHM has recalled CEO Radoslaw Domagalski-Labedzki, the company said in a news release on Saturday. Deputy CEO Michal Jezioro has also been dismissed.
The Indian company Baijnath Melaram specialising in ship recycling will open its European headquarters in Szczecin, north-western Poland, the company's representative and members of the West Pomeranian Indian Chamber of Commerce (ZIIG) announced on Friday.
Potential areas of co-operation between Poland and Lithuania indicated by the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology are energy, development of direct and infrastructural investments and thermal insulation of buildings.
The Eastern Poland Development Programme 2007-2013 has been closed, accounts settled and the European Commission has agreed the final payment, nearly EUR 120 million, to be transferred to the state budget, the Investment and Development Ministry said on Tuesday.
Poland's gas monopolist PGNiG wants to use drones to make precise maps and plans, to monitor gas pipelines and for the detection of possible gas leaks.
French Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne visited Warsaw on Friday at the invitation of Polish Minister of Maritime Economy and Inland Waterways Marek Grobarczyk. Talks concerned inland water transport, investment in Polish rivers, and the decarbonisation of maritime transport.
Foreign employees are filling gaps in the Social Insurance Institution's (ZUS) finances, therefore the Ministry of Labour wants to facilitate their employment, the Rzeczpospolita daily wrote on Friday.