Australian mining firm Prairie Mining has launched international arbitration proceedings against Poland, claiming damages for the alleged hindering of the development of its two coal mines located in the country, the company said in a news release.
Professor Katherine Kedzierska and her team at the University of Melbourne, Australia, spent years researching ways our bodies fight viruses. Now they have published research that shows our immune system responds to coronavirus in the same way it does when we try to fight the flu.
To coordinate their efforts, the women volunteers set up the Animal Rescue Collective Guild Craft Poland on Facebook which now has over 1,000 members. To date they have sent over 300kg of pouches and blankets to help the orphaned animals.
Volunteer firefighters from southern Poland have collected money for the rehabilitation and restoration of the Kosciuszko National Park in Australia. This was the "Think globally, act locally" principle in action, said President Andrzej Duda on Thursday.
The Polish Senate, in a resolution adopted by the upper house of parliament on Friday, expressed its solidarity with the Australian people, who have been fighting catastrophic fires for months.
PM Mateusz Morawiecki posted on Facebook that he had been in contact with the Australian PM Scott Morrison and said that if Poland’s special firefighters were needed “they will leave immediately to help our friends in Australia.”
A country which closes down its agencies around the world, regresses, a country which opens them, makes progress, said Polish President Andrzej Duda during the official opening of the Polish Investment and Trade Agency (PAIH) office on Tuesday in Sydney.
On the second day of his visit to Australia, President Andrzej Duda, during a Sunday meeting with representatives of the Polish community in Keysborough near Melbourne, thanked them for cultivating the Polish spirit and promoting the good image of Poland.
President Andrzej Duda pointed out two reasons for his current visit to Australia - the desire to meet with compatriots living there and to develop international cooperation with the country.
Security, including talks regarding the purchase of missile frigates, will be among the key subjects of Polish President Andrzej Duda's visit to Australia, PAP was told on Tuesday by the head of the National Security office (BBN), Paweł Soloch.