The coronavirus epidemic will certainly cut the original 3.7 percent GDP growth that Poland planned to reach in 2020, and a 2 pct economic expansion should be seen as a very good result, Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński said in a comment for PAP on Friday.
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.
The Polish government transferred close to PLN 470 mln (EUR 108 mln) from the general and specific provisions for the prevention and fighting of coronavirus, Finance Minister Tadeusz Koscinski said on Twitter on Tuesday.
The Finance Ministry has officially nominated a current member of the board of the National Bank of Poland (NBP), Teresa Czerwińska, for the position of deputy head of the European Investment Bank, Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński told PAP on Thursday.
Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński announced on Wednesday he will run for the post of president of the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Speaking in an interview with Britain's Financial Times on Monday, Polish Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński said that America's Airbnb service should pay tax on revenues earned in Poland.
Poland's Finance Minister Tadeusz Koscinski has met with British officials in London to discuss development of global markets, strengthening Polish-British trade relations, Brexit, enhancing cooperation between tax services and counteracting VAT fraud.
Polish Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński has invited his EU peers to come to Warsaw to discuss a declaration on joint fight against VAT fraud, Kościński's deputy Jan Sarnowski has told PAP.
The Polish Investment and Trade Agency (PAIH) on Tuesday officially opened its office in Astana as a Poland-Kazakhstan Economic Forum started in the Kazakh capital on the same day.
In the final part of our interview with Poland’s London-born Under-Secretary of State, Tadeusz Kościński talks about Poland’s FDI post-Brexit.