The inflow of regular and additional EU funding will help boost Poland's GDP growth in the years 2021-27, the Moody's rating agency said on Tuesday.
Construction started on Friday of a EUR-199 million tunnel linking two of the islands on which the north-western city of Świnoujście lies.
Poland's industrial policy has to be closely tied to EU funding for it to succeed, Jaroslaw Gowin, a deputy prime minister, has said.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has announced that Polish companies will begin receiving monies from the EU recovery fund around the third quarter of 2021.
Poland on Monday presented a Partnership Agreement on the allocation of EU funds within the cohesion policy, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced.
The Polish government will spend 30 percent of its allotment of EU post-pandemic recovery funds on Green Deal projects and 25 percent on a digital agenda, in line with EU recommendations, the finance minister has said.
Treasured by historians, the fortifications which formed a bulwark of Festung Krakau, an ambitious 19th century project that was to safeguard the city from further conquest, will now be turned into museums, art galleries, equestrian centres and tourist ‘hotspots’.
Vera Jourova, the European Commission’s vice-president for values and transparency, has told a German newspaper that she plans to use a new rule of law mechanism against Poland and Hungary next year.
Poland received EUR 507.8 million of EU funds in November 2020, including EUR 84.7 million in current transfers and EUR 423.1 million in capital transfers, the Finance Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.
Poland is set to receive PLN 133.5 million (EUR 30 million) from the EU as support for the country's healthcare system in fighting the coronavirus epidemic, the Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy has announced.