European Union ministers responsible for cohesion policy support solutions proposed by Poland for the fight against the coronavirus epidemic, the Ministry for Funds and Regional Policy announced on Friday.
Around PLN 60 billion (EUR 14 bln) will be available for research and development of digital technology in the EU financial framework for 2021-2027, Funds and Regional Policy Minister Małgorzata Jarosińska-Jedynak said in Rzeszów, southeast Poland, on Wednesday.
The Funds and Regional Policy Ministry signed 3,789 contracts for EU co-financing worth PLN 12 billion (EUR 2.8 billion) over the first 100 days of the Mateusz Morawiecki government, the ministry reported on Saturday.
A contract for carrying out the Environment, Energy and Climate Change Programme was signed on Friday by the ministers of funds and climate and Norway's ambassador to Poland, securing Poland EUR 140 million from the Norway Grants for the programme.
The Central Transportation Port (CPK) company will receive over PLN 7 million (EUR 1.64 million) in EU funds for the preparation of construction blueprints for a 30-kilometre stretch of rail line.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki arrived in Portugal on Saturday afternoon to take part in the Friends of Cohesion summit, devoted to the key issues of the EU's multiannual budget for 2021-2027.
Polish cities will receive subsidies for the purchase of a further one hundred and ninety electric buses, Minister of Funds and Regional Policy Małgorzata Jarosińska-Jedynak told a press conference on Thursday.
The value of Polish investments that were co-funded by EU money in the bloc's 2014-2020 budget reached PLN 450 bln (EUR 106 bln) as of the end of 2019, the Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy reported on Thursday.