Locked content Poland received €505 mln from EU in VIII

The Ministry of Finance said in a filing that Poland has received €505.4 million from the European Union in August 2016, of which €464.7 million consisted of current transfers, and €40.7 million constituted capital transfers. The support provided by cohesion policy stood at €105 million, and €386 mi...

Locked content Poles do not trust assessments by European institutions – poll

The majority of Poles believe the European institutions (such as European Parliament) are unfair in assessing the situation in Poland, a recent poll by TNS Polska revealed. As much as 41 percent said the European institutions are biased with its conclusions/resolutions, while 37 percent usually agre...

Locked content President Duda attends Arraiolos group meeting

On September 14, the Polish President Andrzej Duda arrived in Bulgaria to attend the 12th meeting of presidents of member states of the Arraiolos group, the president’s official website informed. President Duda along with the heads of nine countries (Bulgaria, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy,...

Locked content Waszczykowski: Poland ready for Lisbon Treaty amendment

“Poland is ready, if needed, for the amendment of the Lisbon Treaty to reform the European Union and has the Visegrad Group backing in the issue,” Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski told TVN24 on Thursday. According to the minister, the European Union needs to be reformed and P...

Locked content Orbán in Warsaw: The EU should set a joint European army

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, in Warsaw on Friday, announced that the European Union should start setting up a joint European army, claiming that security should be a priority for Europe. “We should list the issue of security as a priority, and we should start setting up a common Euro...

Locked content Angela Merkel arrives in Warsaw at meeting with Beata Szydło

German chancellor Angela Merkel has announced her visit to Warsaw, Poland, which will take place on August 26, in order to meet with Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło and other Visegrad Group heads (the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia). According to cabinet spokesman Rafał Bochenek, the main t...

Locked content Poll: 84% of Poles happy with being in the EU

As much as 84 percent of Polish citizens approve of Poland’s membership of the European Union and 83 percent would vote “remain” in case of Polexit, according to a new poll by IBRiS. On the other hand, 15 percent of Poles are pessimistic about being in the bloc and wish Poland to l...