City announces plans for a new PLN 12 billion deep-water Central Port.
DNA tests have identified the body of the missing diver. His colleagues are now facing prosecution for perjury, failure to help and for causing unintentional death.
It remains unclear how the coins came to be buried in an old German cemetery in northwest Poland, but they probably came to the region in the first place as a result of trade between various peoples of Europe and the Arab world.
The grim discovery was made as divers carried out routine photo and video documentation for the Gdynia Maritime Office. But it now emerges that French military divers also found the body one day EARLIER whilst illegally exploring the wreck.
As delegates wrap up two days of talks at the 20th anniversary of the Baltic Sea Day in St. Petersburg, Russia, TFN takes a closer look at the dangers threatening the Baltic’s ecosystems, survival and the actions being undertaken to counter them.
Estimates from the Polish Geological Institute show that between five and six tons of amber is found on the Baltic coast ever year, compared to just 1 ton extracted from underground deposits.
In the middle ages, the Hanseatic League was a vast commercial empire that rivalled the Venetian State and the Dutch Republic in economic and political power. Founded to protect mutual trading interests, Poland was at the hub of the action
Polish Navy divers on Monday recovered three World War II aerial bombs from the Baltic Sea off Kołobrzeg (northwestern Poland).
A WWII German tanker sunk off the coast of Poland poses an ecological disaster, say experts.
Volvo Gdynia Sailing Days is one of the most prestigious regatta cycles in the country and, at the same time, the biggest sailing event in this part of the Baltic Sea basin.