The Fitch rating agency has affirmed Poland's rating at A- with a stable outlook, the agency said in a Friday statement.
The presidents of Poland and Italy, Andrzej Duda and Sergio Mattarella, on Wednesday discussed the future of the EU economy after the Covid-19 pandemic and the situation in Belarus, head of the Polish President's Office Krzysztof Szczerski told PAP.
President Andrzej Duda and his wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda on Tuesday afternoon arrived in Italy for a three-day visit, marking Duda's first foreign trip after his re-election in July.
The coronavirus pandemic has had a significant impact on politics, the economy and the military, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said in a pre-recorded video screened on the second day of a Washington-based think-tank's conference on Tuesday.
The budget deficit amounted to PLN 13.3 bln (EUR 2.96 bln) after August, Deputy Finance Minister Piotr Patkowski announced on Tuesday, adding that the data suggest that Poland's economic situation is stabilising.
The indicator measuring the condition of the economy in most areas of Poland's economy remains at a similar level or is better in September than in August, the Central Statistical Office said in a report released on Tuesday.
Poland's economic output will most likely see an 8-percent year-on-year increase in September, the Development Ministry wrote on Tuesday.
Poland took 32nd place in the Responsible Development Index (RDI) prepared by the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) to measure the level of development of countries as an alternative to GDP growth, PIE said on Wednesday.
Poland is the sixth best-coping EU economy in terms of economic contraction due to the coronavirus lockdown in the second quarter of 2020, the Development Ministry said in a Wednesday analysis.
As many as 45 percent of Poles voiced positive opinions about the situation in the country, up by one percentage point from the previous study, according to a poll by CBOS pollster.