The 12th European Economic Congress, planned for September 2-4, will be held in a 'hybrid' form, both stationary at Katowice's International Congress Centre and online with European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans among the guests.
Magical and mystical and set against the backdrop of Silesia, the work of Grzegorz Chudy is like no other.
The Polish economy is pulling up from the slowdown caused by the coronavirus epidemic thanks to professional measures undertaken by the government, PM Mateusz Morawiecki said on Saturday in Katowice, southern Poland.
Wojtek Machnik from Katowice, who previously ran a marathon around his bed, took 13 hours to complete 8,440 laps of the tight circle, raising money to donate towards fighting COVID-19.
The European Economic Congress (EEC) in Katowice, postponed until September due to the coronavirus pandemic, will have an online element to be held on May 18-20, during which more than a dozen virtual debates are planned on current economic challenges.
The 12th European Economic Congress, and the European Start-up Days, planned to be held on 18-20 May in Katowice, southern Poland, have been postponed until September 2-3, 2020, due the coronavirus epidemic threat, the congress organisers PTWP Group said on Thursday.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki declared on Tuesday that the entire state effort, financial means and attention were focused on coronavirus preventive measures. He added that, if it occurred, the aim would be to limit its scope and combat it.
President Andrzej Duda in Katowice, southern Poland, on Saturday, took part in the signing of a letter of intent between the the city’s local government representatives and the Mines Restructuring Company for the construction of a technology and gaming hub.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki attended a meeting on Wednesday in Katowice, southern Poland, of the parliamentary group for the Silesian province, and said the government wants to cooperate with all local entities and trade unions to pursue a strong Silesia.
To coordinate their efforts, the women volunteers set up the Animal Rescue Collective Guild Craft Poland on Facebook which now has over 1,000 members. To date they have sent over 300kg of pouches and blankets to help the orphaned animals.