Poland recorded a PLN 9.2-billion (EUR 2-billion) state budget surplus after the first four months of 2022, the finance minister has indicated.
Local governments in Poland have received PLN 735 million (EUR 159.8 million) in assistance for war refugees from Ukraine, a government commissioner for refugees has said.
The budget for the government's Railway Plus programme, aimed to develop local rail connections, will be doubled to PLN 11 billion (EUR 2.37 billion), Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said.
Poland recorded a PLN 11.2-billion (EUR 2.39-billion) state budget surplus after the first two months of 2022, a deputy finance minister has said.
Poland will receive part of EUR 500 million in funds from the EU budget for humanitarian assistance to those fleeing war in Ukraine, the government's spokesperson has announced.
At the end of January, the state budget surplus totalled PLN 22.3 billion (EUR 4.8 billion) which is a better result than the one recorded in January 2021, a deputy finance minister has said.
Poland’s state budget deficit for 2021 will come in at PLN 26.3 billion (EUR 5.8 bln), according to estimates released by the Finance Ministry on Friday.
Polish President Andrzej Duda has rubberstamped the 2022 budget law that envisages a 4.6 percent economic growth rate and annual average inflation at 3.3 percent, the President's Office reported on Wednesday.
The Sejm, the lower house of parliament, on Thursday rejected all 65 amendments made by the upper house to Poland's 2022 budget bill.
The finance minister has estimated that Poland's budget deficit should not exceed PLN 30 billion (EUR 6.54 billion) at the end of 2021.