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.
The economic crisis the world is struggling with has only just begun with unprecedented simultaneous impacts in supply, demand and liquidity, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said in the 'Sieci' weekly to be published on Monday.
Over 325,300 companies employing 3.02 million people have so far received PLN 58.14 billion (EUR 12.9 billion) under the Polish Development Fund's (PFR) financial shield amid the coronavirus pandemic, PFR said on Monday.
The government's new tools to support the Polish economy affected by the Covid-19 epidemic will include "micro-shields" for the most endangered industries, deputy PM and Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz told Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily on Monday.
Poland and Spain want the European Commission's EU economic recovery plan to be adopted as quickly as possible, Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said in Madrid on Friday.
PM Mateusz Morawiecki declared on Thursday that Poland's public finances were in good condition, despite the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said that the Tuesday meeting of the foreign ministers of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries shows that the Group is setting the tone for direct cooperation during recovery from the coronavirus crisis.
Addressing a meeting with local government reps in Mrągowo, north-eastern Poland, on Saturday, PM Mateusz Morawiecki underlined that small, medium-sized and large investments were necessary for Poland to overcome the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.