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Plowing on fallow land

Plowing on fallow land

Prof. Andrzej Solecki I Realizing the benefits of set-aside should allow us to rationalize the fight against EU demands When writing his book “Ploughing on Ugorze”, published in 1935, which was awarded the Golden Academic Laurel of the Polish Academy of Literature, Jan Wiktor probably could not have expected that almost 90 years later the […]

Will the government introduce a new tax? Possibly from 2025.

Will the government introduce a new tax? Possibly from 2025.

The cabinet is working on a bill on a new method of financing public media. It is possible that the new tax will come into effect in 2025. Bogdan Zdrojewski, chairman of the parliamentary committee for culture and media, announced that work is underway on a comprehensive reform of the financing of public media. According […]

Problems with the nuclear power plant begin. ‘The postponement could be up to a year’

Problems with the nuclear power plant begin. ‘The postponement could be up to a year’

A one-year delay in the preparation process for the construction of a nuclear power plant is possible, says PSL Deputy Minister of Climate and Environment Miłosz Motyka. – There may be a small delay, but this does not change the fact that the capacities installed in the nuclear power plant must be included in the […]

Bosak over CPK: Tusk softens. Experts point out that the government is so merciless that there is nothing to collect

Bosak over CPK: Tusk softens. Experts point out that the government is so merciless that there is nothing to collect

The government started to soften a bit. Donald Tusk and Maciej Lasek no longer say directly that this investment will be plowed – said Krzysztof Bosak, Deputy Chairman of the Sejm of the Confederation, about CPK. Bosak said on Radio Plus that the “Yes for CPK” campaign in defense of the construction of the Central […]

Polish farmers poured Ukrainian grain. The ambassador of Ukraine responds

Polish farmers poured Ukrainian grain. The ambassador of Ukraine responds

Ukrainian Ambassador to Poland Wasyl Zwarycz expects a decisive response from Polish authorities and police to the spilling of grain from Ukrainian trucks by protesting farmers. On Friday, farmers began protesting in more than 250 places in Poland against the introduction of the EU Green Deal and the influx of goods from Ukraine. Blockades of […]

What about KPO’s money? The government gave the answer “95 percent”

What about KPO’s money? The government gave the answer “95 percent”

The probability that money from the National Reconstruction Plan (KPO) and the structural funds will reach Poland this six months is 95%, estimates the Minister of Funds and Regional Policy Katarzyna Pełczyńska-Nałęcz. She also emphasized that fully utilizing KPO funds would be difficult “because we have little time.” – This uncertainty accompanies every strategic undertaking. […]

Wage increases! There will be increases again!

Wage increases! There will be increases again!

The minimum wage in Poland is growing at a pace not seen in any other EU country. In this category we not only overtook the countries of the region such as the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, but also Croatia, Portugal, Greece, Malta and Lithuania. And this is not the end of price increases. This […]

War in Ukraine. General Komornicki: The situation is becoming hopeless

War in Ukraine. General Komornicki: The situation is becoming hopeless

Karol Gac talks to retired Major General Leon Komornicki, former Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Polish Army. Karol Gac: Mr. General, the second anniversary of Russia’s large-scale invasion of Ukraine will soon be celebrated. Where are we in the conflict? General Leon Komornicki: I am a general of the Polish army who […]

Good news for Poland. The Minister of Finance responds to the EU agreement

Good news for Poland. The Minister of Finance responds to the EU agreement

Military expenditure will not be included in the public finance deficit. This is good news for Poland, as emphasized by Finance Minister Andrzej Domański. “We have an agreement with the European Parliament on the EU’s new budgetary architecture. Increased investment in defense will not be taken into account in the excessive deficit procedure. Budget adjustments […]

CPK location request returned for completion. “The company has 60 days to do this”

CPK location request returned for completion. “The company has 60 days to do this”

The government’s plenipotentiary for the CPK, Maciej Lasek, informed that the Mazovia Voivode had requested the completion of the application for a location decision regarding the Central Communications Port. Lasek, who asked on TVN24 if the master plan and terminal design were ready, replied that “the investment has its own master plan and environmental decision, […]