Locked content Poland wants EU to create Russian TV channel

Poland and the Netherlands have proposed that the EU create a Russian language channel to counter the infiltration of Russian propaganda in the media. Speaking in Brussels, Grzegorz Schetyna, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, stated that a conference to discuss financing for this project will be held...

Locked content PLN 347 bln spent in 2007-2013 financial framework

The Ministry of Infrastructure and Development announced that for the projects in 2007-2013 European Union financial framework Poland spent PLN 347 bln, of which PLN 246.4 bln comprised EU endowment. Over 106,000 contracts for an aggregate endowment of PLN 410 bln were signed. The European Union con...

Tusk: EU reached “unanimous” agreement

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday morning that the eurozone leaders agreed on negotiations for the bailout for Greece. The Athens may be needing up to €86 billion, according to the document adopted at Sunday night, the media reported.

Locked content 55.5 mln euro fine for EU fund misappropriation

An audit conducted by the European Commission with regard to EU funding for Polish agriculture has found that Poland must pay 55.5 million euro in fines for irregularities in investments by fruit and vegetable producers. EU funds were awarded to support producers and help them organize a common mark...

Locked content EU: Poland, Hungary lagging in renewable energy

While the EU as a whole is well on its way to meet it’s renewable energy requirements, Poland may have a harder time achieving this goal. By 2020, countries should be producing 20 percent of their energy from renewable sources, according to the OZE (Renewable Energy) agreement.  A recent European Co...

Locked content EU Commission: Poles 11th in job satisfaction

According to a new survey conducted by the European Commission, Danish and Finnish workers have the most satisfaction from their jobs. Only about 4.7 percent of Finnish workers are not pleased with their current job, the lowest percentage of any EU country. Fellow Scandinavians, the Swedes, were in ...

Locked content Poland warns UK over EU referendum

Poland’s secretary of state for European affairs Rafał Trzaskowski, told British newspaper the Observer that Poland rejects migrant benefits cut and pointed out that travel and jobs will be hit if UK quits the European Union. Trzaskowski said that the British people must “be told the brutal tr...