A draft of a special law introducing some elements of an anti-crisis "shield" will be sent to President Andrzej Duda and the Social Dialogue Council (RDS) on Friday, the Ministry of Development tweeted on Thursday.
The Polish government is debating whether to shut down all bars and restaurants due to the spreading coronavirus, and the decision on the matter will be made later on Friday, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz told the gazeta.pl news website.
The governor of the National Bank of Poland (NBP), Adam Glapiński, said on Thursday that there will be no recession in Poland, but admitted that there will be an economic slowdown.
Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz told a ministry debate on Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Tuesday that there are plans to develop AI centres in Poland so as to become creators rather than recipients of innovation.
The number of companies that have decided to invest in research and development (R&D) over the last two years has grown threefold, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz said on Friday during the opening of the Innovation Management Academy.
The global downturn that may be sparked by the spreading Chinese coronavirus could take 0.04 percent off Poland's GDP growth this year, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz told the TVN24 news channel on Friday, quoting Polish Economic Institute (PIE) data.
ArcelorMittal Poland has decided to relaunch the blast furnace installation at its Krakow facility. Production is to resume in mid-March, the company wrote in a press release.
The aim of the UK-Polish TechChallenge initiative is to bring together large corporations and tech start-ups and to support and promote innovation in both countries, said Minister of Development Jadwiga Emilewicz during a press conference on Thursday.
Having described the condition of the Polish economy as marked by stability, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz said on Tuesday that Poland's economy likely expanded by 4.2 percent in 2019.
Poland built photovoltaic installations with a capacity of nearly 800 MW in 2019, four times more than expected, according to the Energy Plus programme data released at a press conference summarising the programme's outcomes on Wednesday.