Mariusz Błaszczak, the Polish defence minister, said at a meeting with his EU peers in Brussels on Tuesday that the EU should channel more funding for Ukraine's defence against Russian aggression.
Comfortably surpassing its original valuation, the painting Portrait of a Lady (After Louis Leopold Boilly) by Ewa Juszkiewicz went under the hammer alongside works by such luminaries as Banksy, Jeff Koons, Christopher Wool and Gerhard Richter. The auction held by the New York branch of the globally renowned Christie’s has served to underline Juszkiewicz’s soaring stock.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) backed investments in Poland, in 2021, with the record sum of EUR 6.5 billion, the EIB's vice-president said on Wednesday.
The European Union should create a fund enabling Ukrainian refugees to exchange a small amount of Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH) to euros, a former governor of Poland's largest bank has said.
Poland and the Baltic states will receive EUR 25 million in EU funding to strengthen their eastern borders following an about-face by Brussels on money for border security.
The Polish government plans to establish a Vaccine Injury Compensation Fund for financial claims from people who can prove they have suffered side effects from a vaccine.
The Three Seas Fund, an investment vehicle initiated by the Polish state-owned development bank BGK, has collected EUR 1 billion in funds that can be used for energy and infrastructure investments in Central and Eastern Europe, the BGK CEO has told PAP.
Poland's president Andrzej Duda has ratified an EU Council decision from December 14, 2020, to increase its own funds in the bloc's post-Covid recovery programme, the President's Office announced on Monday.
Swapping their PPE clothing (personal protective equipment) for more elaborate costumes, the medics from Małopolska dressed up to portray well-known and obscure characters including Thumbelina, Hercules, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast as well as scenes recreated from ‘The Miser’, ‘Adventures of a Cheating Flea’ and the Polish modern fairy tale ‘Who will cheer up the unlucky Rhino?’.
Poland is to increase funding to cancer hospitals by 3 percent, the head of the National Health Fund (NFZ) said on Wednesday.