FORATOM, a European nuclear industry association, has given an up-beat assessment of a nuclear cooperation agreement signed between Poland and the USA, calling it a "positive signal."
Poland will switch to winter time on Sunday, October 25. At 3:00 a.m. local time, all clocks will be set back one hour.
During Thursday's discussion on climate change at the European Union summit in Brussels, EU leaders expressed the need to become more ambitious in efforts to reduce CO2 emission. They also adopted a Polish request for extensive consultations on the matter.
Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau said after a Thursday meeting with his French and German counterparts in Paris that the perception of both the EU future and fundamental matters was very similar in the Weimar Triangle.
The Polish tax on retail sales and the Hungarian tax on advertising do not infringe upon EU laws with regard to state aid, advocate general for the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) Juliane Kokott said in an opinion issued on Thursday.
Polish government spokesman Piotr Mueller told PAP on Thursday that, due to the quarantine of the Polish PM, Poland's position at the European Council meeting will be presented by Czech PM Andrej Babis.
Poland and Hungary are against tying payments from the EU budget to the rule of law issue, Polish Sejm (lower house) Speaker Elzbieta Witek said on Wednesday after a meeting with the speaker of Hungary's parliament, Laszlo Kover.
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.
EU sanctions over the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny will be signed off soon and will cover several Russian individuals and one entity, Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau told PAP on Tuesday following a Monday meeting of EU foreign ministers.
Poland will block the EU's next budget and coronavirus recovery package if threats of conditional access to funds continue, Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski told the Gazeta Polska Codziennie daily.