LOT Polish Airlines will receive a financial support package worth hundreds of millions of euros as it wrestles with a crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, Polish media has claimed.
New OECD figures show that Poland will be one of the “countries least affected by the pandemic crisis” the finance minister has claimed.
The lower house of the Polish parliament has passed a bill providing government aid to companies operating in sectors that have been most affected by the coronavirus crisis.
Rubbing shoulders with household names such as Gordon Ramsay and Nigella Lawson, as well as global superstars such as José Andrés and Andrew Zimmern, the Polish chef was ranked in an international study conducted by Just Food magazine using Twitter statistics gathered from the GlobalData Influencer platform.
The current reshuffle will streamline the Polish government's work by cutting red tape and costs, which in turn will help Poland to better overcome the effects of the coronavirus crisis, PM Mateusz Morawiecki said on Tuesday.
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki wrote in a letter to the 6th National Economic Summit, which started in Lublin, eastern Poland, on Monday, that the crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic "has confirmed the importance of the nation state."
The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, on Monday proposed EUR 11.2 bln in low-interest loans for Poland to help the country protect jobs endangered by the coronavirus crisis.
The presidents of the Visegrad Group (V4) states have issued a joint statement on Belarus, in which they have called on the Belarusian authorities to open up the path for a political solution to the crisis.
Commenting on the latest data on Poland's GDP 8.2-percent decrease in second quarter of 2020, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz said that these figures confirm Poland is doing best in the EU with counteracting the economic crisis caused by the pandemic.
EU partners sympathetically supported our initiative to convene an urgent Foreign Affairs Council on Belarus, the EU must be active in looking for ways to stop the repression used against Belarusian society, Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz told PAP on Wednesday.