WARSAW Poland's government of the nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party won a vote of confidence in the lower house of parliament on Wednesday ahead of elections next year in which it hopes to strengthen its support base dented by a corruption scandal.
WARSAW Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) rushed a legislative amendment through parliament on Wednesday reversing changes it had made at the Supreme Court that the European Union had condemned as undemocratic.
WARSAW Poland's eurosceptic leaders marked a century of national independence on Sunday as more than 200,000 people marched through the capital in a parade involving far-right groups and neo-fascist activists from Italy.
WARSAW Poland belongs in the European Union but should be careful not to be "infected by social diseases" that dominate the bloc, ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski said on Sunday.
WARSAW, June 4 Poland's construction industry
needs an extra 100,000 workers to handle a surge in public
sector projects and save more companies from bankruptcy, the
head of the country's biggest builder told Reuters.
WARSAW Polish interest rates are likely to remain on hold until the end of 2019 and possibly longer as the country enjoys moderate inflation and can be seen as a safe haven amid global turbulence, central bank Governor Adam Glapinski said.
WARSAW Since inflation is not currently a threat for Poland, the Monetary Policy Council (MPC) may focus its discussions on supporting economic growth by cutting rates or introducing unconventional tools in the future, MPC member Jerzy Kropiwnicki said.
WARSAW Poland ruling conservatives has promised tax breaks for small companies and big spending on children, the elderly and infrastructure, as the party readies for a series of elections amid sliding support.
BERLIN/WARSAW German Chancellor Angela Merkel will emphasise bilateral ties and the need for European unity when she meets with top Polish officials, amid ongoing differences between the allies over Polish judicial reforms, migration and a new gas pipeline.
BERLIN/WARSAW, March 19 German Chancellor Angela
Merkel will emphasise bilateral ties and the need for European
unity when she meets with top Polish officials, amid ongoing
differences between the allies over Polish judicial reforms,
migration and a new gas pipeline.