Poland received EUR 389.2 million from EU funds in September 2018, including EUR 104.66 million in current transfers and EUR 284.5 million in capital transfers, the Finance Ministry said in Wednesday's statement.
As many as 457 companies and 210 start-up firms benefited from the European Union's Eastern Poland programme designed to support development of the five easternmost Polish provinces, the Investment and Development Ministry said in a statement.
Over EUR 255 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) is invested in the construction of a highway section between the cities of Nowe Marzy, Świecie and Bydgoszcz, in Centre-North Poland, along the S5 expressway, the European Commission wrote on Thursday.
Poland's deputy Finance Minister Leszek Skiba said on Tuesday that the use of European Union funds will help accelerate the growth of investments in the country next year.
Warsaw's suburban municipalities, such as Żyrardów, Nowy Dwór Mazowiecki, Maków Mazowiecki and Błonie (central Poland) have received over PLN 27.2 mln (EUR 6.3 mln) of EU funds in the scope of the Regional Operational Programme of Mazowieckie province.
Special incentives for students and highly qualified employees will be included in the new migration policy of the Polish government, which in this way wants to fight the country's workforce shortage, the daily Rzeczpospolita wrote on Thursday.
The Polish economy will become less and less dependent on the European Union funds, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Saturday, commenting on possible reductions of funds for Poland in the future EU budget.
The Eastern Poland Development Programme 2007-2013 has been closed, accounts settled and the European Commission has agreed the final payment, nearly EUR 120 million, to be transferred to the state budget, the Investment and Development Ministry said on Tuesday.
Poland and its seven regional partners who met in Budapest on Friday agreed that contributions to the next EU budget must be higher following the United Kingdom's departure from the bloc, Polish Investment and Development Minister Jerzy Kwiecinski said.