Six Poles are in quarantine in a hotel in Tenerife, PAP was told on Tuesday by deputy CEO of the Polish travel agency Itaka Piotr Henicz.
TV and radio broadcasts, online information and communiques sent to public institutions and local governments are among the measures being taken to extend the Polish government's information campaign about the coronavirus threat.
Everyone who requires coronavirus tests will get them free of charge, Polish Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski said on Tuesday.
Organizers of the 60 Million Congress - Global Polonia Summit, in view of a rapid spread of the coronavirus disease in Italy, have canceled the event scheduled to take place in Milan on February 27-29.
Poland will launch six new laboratories that will run tests for coronavirus, in addition to the two already operational, PM Mateusz Morawiecki said on Monday.
The Israeli Education Ministry has decided to cancel all youth trips to Poland planned by March 4 for fear of coronavirus, Israeli Education Minister Rafi Peretz has announced.
Two Polish citizens on Wednesday left, after a two-week quarantine, the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked at the port of Yokohama since early this month. The third Pole, a crew member, remains aboard the ship, PAP was told by the Foreign Ministry's press office.
Thirty Poles who returned to Poland from Wuhan in China in early February and since then had been under observation for possible coronavirus infection were due to leave a military hospital in Wroclaw, western Poland, on Wednesday, Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski announced.
The fashion firm, whose brands include Reserved, Cropp and Sinsay, currently manufactures a third of its clothing in China – alternative locations are now under discussion.
None of the examined samples taken from the Poles evacuated from Wuhan in China on Sunday proved positive for the coronavirus, Poland's Deputy Health Minister Waldemar Kraska told a Friday press conference, after two tests had been run.