Poland's ruling party Law and Justice (PiS), which came into power in 2015, did not live up to its election promise of ensuring EU subsidies for Polish farmers at an equal level to those in the West, presidential candidate Rafał Trzaskowski said on Tuesday.
In its next seven-year budget, the European Union will earmark EUR 33.5 bln for Polish agriculture, the biggest funds Polish farmers have ever received from the EU, Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Tuesday at an election rally in Augustow, north-eastern Poland.
Poland received EUR 1.59 billion from EU funds in May 2020, including EUR 779 million in current transfers and EUR 808 million in capital transfers, the Finance Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.
As many as 63,335 investments valued at PLN 468.4 billion (EUR 105.2 billion) have been implemented with co-financing from European Union funds from 2014 to June 21, 2020, the Polish Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy said on Wednesday.
The multi-million złoty restoration will also ensure the station is fit for the modern age.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has expressed the conviction that planned additional EU funds may contribute to a visible economic growth by the end of this year.
The EC's new EU budget proposal grants Poland EU 8 billion under a new Just Transition Fund, an instrument to aid the member states in adjusting their energy systems to climate demands. Poland would thus be the fund's biggest beneficiary.
The European Commission approved on Monday Poland's EUR 450 million support programme for the Polish economy in the context of the coronavirus outbreak.
The Polish health service has received PLN 550 million (EUR 120.9 million) from the EU's Operational Programme Infrastructure and Environment for the fight against the COVoD-19 epidemic, the Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy announced on Friday.
The value of contracts for co-financing from the European Union increased by PLN 4 billion (EUR 877 million) over the course of one month, Poland's Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy said on Monday.