Opposition politicians have attacked the government’s new alliance with Viktor Orban and Matteo Salvini, claiming it is against Poland’s national interests.
People travelling to Poland from the passport-free Schengen zone will have to produce a negative coronavirus test results carried out at least 48 hours earlier, a deputy infrastructure minister has said.
The Polish prime minister will submit a request to the country’s Constitutional Tribunal for it to issue an opinion on a ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union that said the process of appointing judges in Poland may break EU law.
Poland should receive a total of PLN 770 billion (EUR 170 billion) from both the EU budget and its recovery fund, government’s spokesman Piotr Mueller has said on Monday.
New decisions on further pandemic restrictions not earlier than next week, the government spokesperson said on Tuesday.
All Poles whose health suffers due to side effects caused by the Covid-19 vaccination will receive financial compensation.
Poland will organise mobile vaccination points across the country in the first two months of the year, the government spokesman has said.
All flights from the UK to Poland will be halted from midnight on Monday due to a new variant of the coronavirus found in Britain, the Polish government’s spokesman has announced.
The government crisis management team will meet on Monday to discuss possible further steps to take in Poland amid the new strain of coronavirus in the UK, the government spokesman told PAP.
The Polish government spokesman has confirmed December 27-28 as a realistic date to start Covid-19 vaccination programme conditioned on the delivery of the vaccines to the country.