Locked content Szydło and team in Israel

Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło began the week in Israel, where, along with some staff members from her cabinet, she is conducting intergovernmental consultations with Israeli officials, the Polish press reported on Monday. According to government spokesperson, Rafał Bochenek, Szydło was schedule...

Szydło: ‘Plan for responsible development a priority in 2017’

Polish Premier Beata Szydło announced on Tuesday that her government would focus on increased economic development in the coming year. She indicated that the focus during the first year of her party’s reign had been on funding programs for families and on security issues. The government’s official e...

Locked content Szydło: Poland’s communities must preserve rural values

According to Polish premier Beata Szydło, the traditional values embraced by Poland’s rural communities can be preserved, while at the same time being modernized. The PM was speaking on Sunday at an agricultural sector convention in Wojnicz. “We want the Polish village to (continue to) live the valu...

Locked content Polish Prime Minister at Via Carpathia Conference

Poland’s Premier, Beata Szydło, opened a conference in Łańcut, Poland on Monday, where she promoted the highway corridor joining Poland to Central and Eastern European countries to the south. The transcontinental road is “of strategic importance,” she said. According to the Polish government, it wil...

Locked content Szydło: High hopes for development of Poland-China economic ties

 Poland has great hopes for development of economic cooperation with China, Prime Minister Beata Szydło said on Saturday in Riga during a China-CEE summit. According to her, participation in the summit of 16 CEE states with China is part of Poland’s strategy of dialogue with China. The prime ministe...

Locked content Deputy Minister Domagalski-Łabędzki appointed new head of KGHM

On Friday the supervisory board of Polish copper mining giant KGHM appointed Radosław Domagalski-Łabędzki to be its new president. Prime Minister Beata Szydło recalled him from his current position as Deputy Minister of Development. Domagalski-Łabędzki had been Deputy Minister of Development since D...

Locked content Poland to file complaint against Commission tax ruling

The Polish government is preparing to file a complaint against the European Commission regarding its suspension of the new retail tax, Prime Minister Beata Szydło confirmed. Szydło said that the complaint to the European Court of Justice will contain arguments in favor of the new tax. The Polish sid...

Locked content Support for Szydło government grows in October – CBOS

Support for Prime Minister Beata Szydło’s government grew to 36 percent in October (up 2 percent from September), while opposition fell slightly to 32 percent (down 1 percent) and 29 percent expressed indifference, CBOS informed. The September cabinet reshuffle – the resignation of the Ministe...

Locked content Prime Minister: problems with CETA are yet another EU crisis

The problems with the signing of the CETA trade agreement between Canada and the EU show that the EU is going through yet another crisis, as it is unable to agree on a single position on important agreements, Prime Minister Beata Szydło said at a news conference on Wednesday. Besides the problems wi...

Locked content Daimler will build its plant in Poland – PM

Prime Minister Beata Szydło announced on Thursday that negotiations have been completed on the location of a modern plant, which Daimler AG, the producer of Mercedes vehicles, is planning to build. “This is the fulfillment of our commitment to implement our economic program,” she said during a cerem...