The head of the opposition Civic Coalition (KO) parliamentary caucus has urged Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki to disclose his and his spouse's assets after a national daily reported that Morawiecki's wife had bought plots of land near a seaside town.
The government is in advanced talks over the purchase of two assets once owned by the state, a deputy minister has said.
A bill on a nationwide referendum, which is due to be held on the same day as the general election, October 15, was passed by the Sejm, the lower house of the Polish parliament, on Thursday.
Poland has sanctioned 365 Belarusian citizens and frozen the financial and economic assets of 20 entities and 16 other people linked to Russian capital after the Belarusian top court upheld a prison sentence on a Polish minority leader, the interior minister has announced.
The European Commission (EC) has approved Saudi Aramco and Hungary’s MOL as buyers of some assets in connection with the merger of Poland’s dominant oil and gas company, PKN Orlen, with its smaller local peer, Lotos, the EC vice-president has said.
Poland's minister for European affairs has described as a "step in the right direction" an announcement by the European Commission (EC)'s president that the bloc will confiscate frozen Russian assets.
Poland supports the confiscation of Russian capital which could then be used to rebuild Ukraine, also with the help of Polish entrepreneurs, Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister has said.
Poland is striving for changes in national legislation in Europe regarding the seizure of Russian assets as a sanction against Moscow and to aid Ukraine's post-war recovery, the government's spokesperson said on Monday.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that freezing Russian assets have proved ineffective and urged the West to confiscate them and spend the money on aid for Ukraine.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has appealed to Western countries to confiscate property owned by Russian oligarchs and curb purchases of Russian commodities.
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