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Poland with one of the lowest fertility rates in the EU– Eurostat

According to data presented by the Eurostat, the fertility rate in Poland in 2015 stood at 1.32, while the EU average was 1.58. Only Portugal had a lower rate (1.31). Cyprus had the same figure as Poland. The country with the highest rate among EU state was France with 1.96, followed by Ireland 1.92...
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Poland spent PLN 19 bln on Family 500+ so far

Poland paid out PLN 19 billion to 3.82 million children under the Family 500+ program, Minister of Family, Labor and Social Policy, Elżbieta Rafalska said. Only children account for 669,000 of the total figure of the applicants. According to Rafalska, because of the program, the number of families t...
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Polish government introduces judiciary reforms

The Polish government approved a draft bill on judicial system. The bill would give the parliament control over judges appointments and according to Poland’s National Council of the Judiciary (KRS) would in effect change the country’s political system. “The scope of changes which breach ...
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NBP no longer has Euro Integration Office

The National Bank of Poland has closed its Euro Integration Office and has renamed its Convergence and Competitiveness Office into the Competitiveness Office, according to the website of NBP’s Economic Institute. The task of “preparing periodic reports on the status of real, nominal and structural c...
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Locked content Furniture production in 2017 to reach PLN 45 bln – OIPMG

Poland’s furniture production in 2017 may rise to some PLN 45 billion from PLN 42.45 billion in 2016, industry lobby Ogólnopolska Izba Gospodarcza Producentów Mebli (OIGPM) director Michal Strzelecki said. “This year we should record further growth of production, at 5-8 percent, to some PLN 45...