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.
The EU plan to make funds conditional on respecting rule of law was confirmed by a qualified majority of member states, the German spokesman for the EU presidency tweeted on Monday. Poland and Hungary were against, according to a PAP source close to the meeting.
The Civic Coalition (KO) parliamentary caucus will file with the Sejm (lower house) a draft aimed at establishing a PLN 5 billion (EUR 1.1 bln) fund to finance the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, KO caucus head Cezary Tomczyk said on Monday.
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