In 2020 Poland was among the leading destinations for Chinese investment in the EU, the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) said on Thursday.
AliExpress, an online retail service based in China, plans to open 300 parcel machines in Warsaw, and wants to have a total of 8,000 in Poland by the end of 2022, according to the newscommerce.pl web portal.
The vast majority of Poles do not want the government to buy COVID-19 vaccines from China or Russia, results of a recent poll show.
Poland may buy Covid-19 vaccines from China, a presidential aide has told PAP.
During an EU video summit, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki argued that if "strategic autonomy" is misunderstood by Poland's allies, it might negatively affect transatlantic relations, the Brussels-based portal Politico has reported.
President Andrzej Duda has called for China to provide greater access for Polish goods to the Chinese market.
Charles Michel, the head of the European Council, announced on Wednesday that the EU and China had reached a political agreement on an investment deal.
Poland voted against speeding up work on a new EU-China investment agreement at a meeting in Brussels on Monday, after the European Commission said the deal was ready, PAP learnt from a source in Brussels.
Polish football club Lech Poznań has signed a sponsorship agreement with the Chinese e-commerce platform AliExpress, the company said in a press release. For AliExpress, this is the world's first sports marketing partnership.
Deputy Foreign Minister Piotr Wawrzyk told the Sejm (lower house) Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday that Poland is in discussions with Chinese 5G network providers, but they will have to meet Polish requirements in line with EU recommendations.