Poles are ready for tighter restrictions aimed at combating the spread of coronavirus, 86 percent of people have already limited contacts with close ones, the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna (DGP) daily wrote on Wednesday.
Nearly 5,235 soldiers and Polish Army employees as well as 835 military units will be engaged in operations aimed at implementing tougher measures to halt the coronavirus's spread in Poland, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak tweeted on Wednesday.
In today’s Debrief, I hand over the mic to you and we manage to hear from two people trying to come to terms with the coronavirus reality in Poland.
Poland's Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak has taken the decision that soldiers returning from foreign missions will not be quarantined, Rzeczpospolita reported on Tuesday.
According to a baseline scenario, Poland’s GDP will decline q/q in the second quarter of 2020 without a y/y decline, but the scenario of a y/y decline cannot be fully ruled out, Deputy Finance Minister Leszek Skiba told Dziennik Gazeta Prawna on Monday.
People under the mandatory 14-day quarantine period who break the isolation rules will face a fine of PLN 30,000 (EUR 6,624) the prime minister announced on Friday evening. The penalty has been raised six-fold in a bid to contain the coronavirus epidemic.
Poland will on Thursday afternoon launch a mobile application for people under quarantine due to the coronavirus epidemic, President Andrzej Duda announced on Thursday.
Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak said on Wednesday there was no need to quarantine soldiers returning to the country from service in Polish contingents abroad.
The group, which arrived at the Salamis Bay Conti hotel in the north of Cyprus last week and includes families as well as single travellers, have been told they cannot leave.
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.