Poland obtained EUR 2.2 bln from European Union funds in January, including EUR 2.177 bln in current transfers and EUR 25.45 mln in capital transfers, the Finance Ministry reported on Friday.
Volunteer firefighters from southern Poland have collected money for the rehabilitation and restoration of the Kosciuszko National Park in Australia. This was the "Think globally, act locally" principle in action, said President Andrzej Duda on Thursday.
Poland's PKO BP Capital Group formed around Poland's biggest state-owned bank closed 2019 with profits at PLN 4,03 billion (EUR 950 million), the highest in the bank's history. PKO BP also raised its client pool to 10.9 million, including 4.2 million online users.
Eighteen people have been detained, among them Poles, Vietnamese, Chinese and Ukrainians, for their part in a three-year fraud that saw money transferred overseas.
Poland should spend around EUR 131 billion for thermal upgrades until 2030, the Polish Economic Institute said on Monday. The mentioned amount is EUR 84 billion higher than it would have been without a nationwide low-emission heating campaign, the institute wrote.
The value of all investments carried out under Poland's 100 Ring Roads Programme 2020-2030 is estimated at PLN 28 bln (EUR 6.55 bln), Infrastructure Minister Andrzej Adamczyk said at a press conference on Saturday.
A Polish-British finance fin-tech firm behind an app that allows users to transfer money internationally has received EUR 20 million in funding from the European Investment Bank (EIB).
The European Commission (EC) approved two Polish investments on Thursday related to the development of waste exploitation, for which it plans to allocate over EUR 100 mln, the EC said.
The value of shares and holdings owned by Poland's Treasury exceeded PLN 190 bln (EUR 44.65 bln) at the end of 2018, Treasury Solicitor's Office head Mariusz Haladyj told the Sejm (lower house) Energy and Treasury Committee on Wednesday.
According to diplomatic sources, of the Just Transition Mechanism’s 100 bln euros, Poland is to get EUR 27 bln, more than any other EU member state.