S&P Global Ratings revised down Poland's GDP growth forecast for 2022 to 5 percent, from its previous estimate of 5.3 percent.
Poland recorded 29,064 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 570 deaths over the past 24 hours to Wednesday morning, against 19,074 cases reported on Tuesday, data released by the Health Ministry shows.
The Belarusian defence attache has been summoned to Poland’s Ministry of Defence after searchlights installed on the border were apparently shot out by Belarusian forces using air guns.
Poland's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 54.4 points in November 2021 from 53.8 points in October, economic researcher IHS Markit reported on Wednesday.
The government will soon open a press centre in the border area with Belarus covered by a state of emergency, a deputy defence minister has said.
Poland's Sejm, the lower house of parliament, has rejected a Senate amendment to a new Border Protection Act that sought to lift restrictions on border areas and allow free access for journalists and humanitarian organisations.
Poland's prime minister has said the new Covid-19 restrictions were needed to stem the spread of coronavirus.
The Polish prime minister on Tuesday launched a PLN 10 billion (EUR 2.1 billion) financial shield designed to "protect" the country's economy and households from rising inflation.
Zbigniew Ziobro, the Polish justice minister, has accused Vera Jourova, the deputy head of the European Commission, of inciting anarchy in the ranks of the Polish judiciary.
Poland's Border Guard has said there are currently about 10,000 migrants in Belarus planning to enter Poland illegally.