NATO's tasks during the coronavirus epidemic were the subject of a Wednesday videoconference between Polish President Andrzej Duda and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, head of the President's Office Krzysztof Szczerski has told PAP.
A new Polish programme worth PLN 500 million (EUR 110 million) for companies affected by the COVID-19 pandemic has received approval from the European Commission (EC), Minister of Funds and Regional Policy Malgorzata Jarosinska-Jedynak has told PAP.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 313 since Tuesday evening and reached 10,169, the Ministry of Health said on Wedensday evening. Another 25 people have died, bringing the death toll to 426.
The Polish government is working on terms under which shopping malls might eventually reopen for business, Deputy PM and Minister of Development Jadwiga Emilewicz told PAP after a video conference with industry representatives, attended by PM Mateusz Morawiecki.
Polish flag carrier PLL LOT is halting investments, lowering wages and negotiating with leasing companies to optimise aircraft contracts, as part of its measures to survive the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, LOT spokesman Michal Czernicki has told PAP.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 263 since Monday evening and reached 9,856, the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday evening. Another 21 people have died, bringing the death toll to 401.
A team of Polish medics from the Military Institute of Medicine (WIM) will take part in a medical training mission in Slovenia from Wednesday to Friday. During their stay they will exchange know-how in aiding victims of the coronavirus epidemic with their Slovenian colleagues.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 306 since Sunday evening and reached 9,593, the Ministry of Health said on Monday evening. Another 20 people have died, bringing the death toll to 380.
PM Mateusz Morawiecki on Monday declared that his government is implementing the strategy of cautiously reopening the economy, as it did not want a rapid increase in new coronavirus cases.
Around 27,000 rapid coronavirus tests have arrived in Poland from South Korea. Within a week, they will be distributed among emergency units in Polish hospitals, Health Ministry spokesman Wojciech Andrusiewicz has announced.