Tag: Poland

Refugees prefer Germany. Expert: Poles understand that Ukrainians have a lot to choose from

Refugees prefer Germany. Expert: Poles understand that Ukrainians have a lot to choose from

Poland will not limit social benefits to refugees from Ukraine, according to a Ukrainian labor market expert. This week there was a lot of talk in Poland about the possibility of ending aid to Ukrainian refugees from next year. According to Vasyl Voskobojnik, chairman of the Ukrainian Association of International Labor Companies, the Polish government […]

Poland’s neighbor has reached an agreement with Ukraine. Kiev withdraws the complaint

Poland’s neighbor has reached an agreement with Ukraine. Kiev withdraws the complaint

Slovakia will again import grain from Ukraine, the agriculture ministers of both countries have agreed. Kiev will also withdraw its complaint against Bratislava at the WTO. Slovakia, Poland and Hungary announced national restrictions on imports of Ukrainian grain last week, after the European Commission decided to lift the embargo on agricultural products from Ukraine. In […]

War in Ukraine, Poland freezes Kiev: no more weapons, it’s a crisis

War in Ukraine, Poland freezes Kiev: no more weapons, it’s a crisis

Poland will no longer transfer weapons to Ukraine. The announcement about the war between Kiev and Russia was made by Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki in an interview with broadcaster Polsat. “We no longer transfer weapons to Ukraine because we ourselves are now arming ourselves with the most modern weapons. If you don’t want to […]

Good news from Luxembourg. The CJEU accepted the Polish complaint

Good news from Luxembourg. The CJEU accepted the Polish complaint

The Court of Justice of the EU accepted Gaz-System’s complaint and annulled the decision of the Appellate Committee of the Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER) of February 2020. As the company explains, the complaint filed by Gaz-System as operator of the GSA platform concerned reservations related to the ACER procedure and the […]

“Poland will decide.” Kiev gives up on dispute with Warsaw?

“Poland will decide.” Kiev gives up on dispute with Warsaw?

Taras Kaczka, Deputy Minister of Economy and Trade of Ukraine, said the introduction of an embargo on Polish agricultural products “is the last point in Kiev’s action plan.” On Wednesday, Kaczka was a guest on RMF FM, where he spoke about Kiev’s plans for Polish food and the response to the Polish government maintaining the […]

WTO: Ukraine has submitted requests for consultations with three countries on the embargo

WTO: Ukraine has submitted requests for consultations with three countries on the embargo

The World Trade Organization confirmed that Ukraine has submitted requests for consultations with countries that have unilaterally banned the import of its agricultural products. “We can confirm that we received the request for consultation on Monday evening. Further information will be provided once the request has been circulated to our members,” a WTO representative told […]

Ukraine launches an investigation against Poland and threatens retaliation for the embargo

Ukraine launches an investigation against Poland and threatens retaliation for the embargo

If Poland and Hungary do not lift the embargo on Ukrainian agricultural products, we will introduce a ban on the import of a number of goods from these countries, said Denys Shmyhal, Prime Minister of Ukraine. On Friday, the European Commission announced the lifting of the embargo on grain imports from Ukraine, which was valid […]

Another EU country is following in Poland’s footsteps. I don’t want to import grain from Ukraine

Another EU country is following in Poland’s footsteps. I don’t want to import grain from Ukraine

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković said his country would not import Ukrainian grain and did not rule out introducing an embargo, as Poland did. – Croatia wants to be a transit country, and not a country that receives huge amounts of Ukrainian grain, which is cheaper than ours, which would cause problems for our farmers […]

Bulgaria. Farmers oppose the import of agricultural products from Ukraine

Bulgaria. Farmers oppose the import of agricultural products from Ukraine

Farmers in Bulgaria blocked road traffic and some border crossings. A protest is underway against the decision to restore imports of agricultural products from Ukraine. On Friday, the European Commission decided not to extend the embargo on Ukrainian grain in five European Union member states (Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania). From Saturday, Ukraine would introduce […]

Ukraine, the aid front is collapsing: Poland and Hungary are being sued

Ukraine, the aid front is collapsing: Poland and Hungary are being sued

Frictions and sparks on the Ukraine aid front. In fact, Kiev will sue Poland, Hungary and Slovakia for their refusal to lift the embargo on imports of Ukrainian agricultural products. The announcement was made by the Trade Representative of Ukraine, Taras Kachka, in an interview with Politico.eu’s Playbook: «It is important to demonstrate that these […]

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