The number of new infections with Covid-19 increased to 15,698, as Poland wrestles with a third wave of epidemic, Deputy Health Minister Waldemar Kraska has said.
Saving jobs during the Covid-19 pandemic is one of the government’s main priorities, the family and social policy minister said on Tuesday.
The number of new infections among Polish doctors fell to 10 per day from more than 200 in December, thanks to the vaccination process started three months ago, the Health Minister said on Tuesday.
The prime minister has said that the government’s National Recovery Plan, a part of the its New Polish Deal, will help the country bounce back from the pandemic “crisis”.
The number of Poland's confirmed coronavirus infections has grown since Monday by 7,937 new cases and reached 1,719,708, the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday.
The Polish government could introduce lockdowns at a county level, but the decision depends on the number of infections in a given province, the government spokesman said on Tuesday.
The number of Covid-19 patients admitted to temporary hospitals in Poland is on the rise, with more than a half of the beds already occupied, a daily newspaper reported on Tuesday, as the third wave of the respiratory disease hit the country.
Poland may buy Covid-19 vaccines from China, a presidential aide has told PAP.
Poland’s reproduction rate that indicates the average number of people each Covid-19 positive person can infect stands at 1.19, Poland's health minister announced on Monday.
Polish companies will receive a total of nearly PLN 7 billion (EUR 1.6 billion) from the Polish Development Fund's (PFR) 'financial shield' as part of the assistance programme designed to counteract the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.