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.
Poland is set to receive PLN 133.5 million (EUR 30 million) from the EU as support for the country's healthcare system in fighting the coronavirus epidemic, the Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy has announced.
Polish farmers, members of the Agrounia union, staged a protest in the Polish capital early on Saturday demanding support for the strained agriculture industry.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, claimed on Friday that state support for businesses during the pandemic had managed to save nearly 5 million jobs from being lost.
A new opinion poll shows that support for the ruling United Right camp its only two percentage points above than the backing for its closest rival, the main opposition Civic Coalition (KO) block.
President Andrzej Duda has given his support to the Polish government after it vetoed the EU budget, deputy head of the President's Office Paweł Mucha told Polish Radio Three on Tuesday.
The Polish government has launched new financial aid programmes for firms affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including payments of up to PLN 2,000 (EUR 446) for every full-time job contract and workers on specific contracts, the labour minister said on Monday.
The Ministry of State Assets has prepared a support package for Poland's national air carrier PLL LOT, Deputy Prime Minister and Assets Minister Jacek Sasin has announced.
Support for the Mateusz Morawiecki government fell 5 percentage points (pps) to 33 percent at the end of October, according to the results of a poll by the CBOS polling agency released on Tuesday.
The head of the European Council will support Poland and Lithuania against attempts by Belarus to target EU unity, a diplomatic source told PAP.