Tag: Poland

The Central Bureau of Statistics has released the latest inflation data

The Central Bureau of Statistics has released the latest inflation data

Inflation in October was 6.6%. This is more than estimated in the so-called speed reading. Inflation is falling – this is evident from the latest data from the Central Bureau of Statistics. In September the score was 8.2 percent. Now it is 6.6 percent. This is more than 9.1 percentage points more. then adopted by […]

Polish airlines protest at the border with Ukraine. The driver is dead

Polish airlines protest at the border with Ukraine. The driver is dead

A Ukrainian driver who planned to cross the border died in his truck near the Dorohusk-Jagodzin border crossing on November 11. The information was provided on Facebook by Deputy Minister of Development of Communities, Territories and Infrastructure of Ukraine, Serhiy Derkach. “Today a Ukrainian driver who planned to cross the border died in his truck […]

Good news for Poland from the EU. There is agreement on the budget for 2024

Good news for Poland from the EU. There is agreement on the budget for 2024

On the night of November 10 to 11, negotiations between the EU Council and the European Parliament on the EU budget for 2024 ended. It is good for Poland. We managed to increase resources for Polish priorities, namely aid to countries hosting Ukrainian refugees, transport links, including military links with Ukraine, and humanitarian aid, both […]

Agreement or general statement? Bosak shows what is missing

Agreement or general statement? Bosak shows what is missing

This is a general program statement, not a coalition agreement, says Krzysztof Bosak. – For example, there is no reference to the EU’s appalling demands against Poland – he adds. The leaders of the Civic Coalition, Third Way and New Left officially signed the coalition agreement on Friday. The full text of the agreement has […]

Is there a new dispute brewing between Poland and Ukraine? Possible blockade at the border

Is there a new dispute brewing between Poland and Ukraine? Possible blockade at the border

Polish airlines are threatening to block three check-in terminals on the border with Ukraine from November 6. The reason for this is changes in EU regulations, in particular their excessive liberalization with regard to airlines from Ukraine. Representatives of Polish companies have three demands: the introduction of commercial transport permits for cars from Ukraine, the […]

Changing EU treaties. ‘Poland may be forced to adopt the euro’

Changing EU treaties. ‘Poland may be forced to adopt the euro’

The change in the EU treaties means that Poland may be forced to adopt the euro, says Prof. Waldemar Gontarski, former Polish representative to the CJEU. Last week, the European Parliament’s Committee on Constitutional Affairs (AFEC) adopted a report recommending changes to the EU treaties – on the European Union and on the functioning of […]

Lukashenko’s last “gold mine”. Poles and Germans buy the most

Lukashenko’s last “gold mine”. Poles and Germans buy the most

In the first half of this year, EU countries bought almost 100 million euros worth of furniture from Belarus. Most of them went to Poland and Germany. In August this year, the Council of the European Union agreed to extend sanctions against Belarus. Minsk is under pressure due to the persecution of the democratic opposition […]

Germany expands border controls to include Poland and the Czech Republic

Germany expands border controls to include Poland and the Czech Republic

The German government has expanded permanent controls at its borders with Poland and the Czech Republic, as well as Switzerland. Berlin has informed the European Commission that border controls with Poland, the Czech Republic and Switzerland will continue for the next twenty days. This information was provided by the spokeswoman for the Ministry of the […]

“This cannot be financed.” What will the opposition do now?

“This cannot be financed.” What will the opposition do now?

The chairman of the Polish Development Foundation points out that there is no money in the state budget to fulfill the promises of opposition politicians. After the October 15 parliamentary elections, Polish media were full of statements from opposition members criticizing the state of public finances. According to Izabela Leszczyna of the Civic Coalition and […]

Poland, illness at red light festival among priests: bishop resigns

Poland, illness at red light festival among priests: bishop resigns

Pope Francis accepted the resignation of the pastoral government of the Diocese of Sosnowiec, in Poland, presented by Monsignor Grzegorz Kaszak. A choice without alternatives, given the great outcry caused by the scandal that occurred in the diocese. Local media have been talking for weeks about the red light party that took place at a […]

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