A 2.8-percent decline in Polish GDP, despite the coronavirus pandemic, is a "great result compared to other European countries," Jaroslaw Gowin, a deputy prime minister and the development minister, said on Friday.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has called for a "global crusade" against tax evasion, and a European convention to help fight the “VAT mafia”.
President Andrzej Duda has called on the European Union to impose tighter sanctions against Russia after the arrest of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.
Poland has the highest inflation rate in the European Union with official figures putting it at 3.4 percent.
The European Union's policy on the joint purchases of Covid-19 vaccines should be rethought, a Polish deputy foreign minister has said.
Britain's exit from the European Union is set to cost Polish companies up to PLN 1.6 billion (EUR 353 million) over the second half of 2021, insurance firm Euler Hermes has estimated.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has asked the European Commission to find out what plans vaccine producer BionTech/Pfizer has following cuts to its vaccine production.
Poland has recorded the third best result in the EU in terms of industrial production, a deputy minister said on Wednesday, referring to the latest statistical data.
Charles Michel, the head of the European Council, announced on Wednesday that the EU and China had reached a political agreement on an investment deal.
The agreement between the EU and the United Kingdom is good news for Polish entrepreneurs and citizens and will limit the negative effects of Brexit, Poland's Minister for European Affairs Konrad Szymanski has told PAP.