A third plane carrying medical equipment purchased by state-owned copper producer KGHM landed at Warsaw's Chopin Airport on Wednesday, a fourth plane load of supplies from China is expected to reach Poland on Thursday.
A plane from China carrying protective gear for Polish medical services dealing with the coronavirus epidemic has landed in Warsaw, the press office of the Polish Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
Physicians from a contagious disease hospital in Poznan, western Poland, and the Third People's Hospital in Poznan's Chinese partner city of Shenzen discussed ways of combating the coronavirus during a Thursday video conference.
Beginning next week, an air bridge with China will be initiated to carry personal protective equipment for medical services involved in the fight against coronavirus, said head of the Polish Prime Minister's Office Michal Dworczyk on Thursday.
Two planes from China carrying protective gear for Polish medical services landed in Poland on Thursday, with a third expected later in the day and more air deliveries scheduled in the coming days.
Andrzej Duda told a press conference that the first plane carrying medical equipment from China will land in Poland on Thursday, with more air deliveries expected within days.
The man who recently returned from Germany, called doctors and was found to be infected with the virus. He has been taken to hospital in Zielona Góra.
BioMaxima S.A. which is based in Lublin has applied to Poland's Office for Registration of Medicinal Products. According to the company, the test kit includes a sample tray in which the test materials are placed, and does not need any specialized equipment.
Poland is striving to ensure safety for its citizens in connection with the spreading coronavirus, prime ministerial aide Michal Dworczyk said on Friday after the prime minister's consultations on measures against the disease with provincial authorities.
The Warsaw Philharmonic on Thursday will perform a concert to show solidarity with Wuhan in connection with the outbreak of the coronavirus in the Chinese city.