Locked content Szymański: Poland will discuss joining euro zone once its stable

Asked whether this was a good time to start a debate on Poland joining the euro zone, Konrad Szymański, minister in charge of European affairs, said that it’s “not in a hurry” to do so. “The key criterion is the predictability of the system, the stability of the economic and monetary union and...

Locked content Polish Minister points out the UK’s financial commitments

Konrad Szymański, Poland’s Minister for European Affairs, has called on the UK to continue to hand over its taxpayer’s cash to the EU, even after Britain has left the Union, according to a report on Friday in the British paper, The Daily Express. He was referring to EU countries’ commitments during ...

Locked content Szymański: Schengen Area in danger

Viceminister of Foreign Affairs Konrad Szymański said on Thursday that “The Schengen Area has never been closer to falling apart than right now,” adding that if measures are not taken to tighten the Area’s land borders, the agreement will collapse. Speaking on TVN24, Szymański note...

Locked content Szymański: Little progress in talks with UK

There has been “relatively little” progress made in talks with the UK about renegotiating its EU membership, Vice-minister of Foreign Affairs Konrad Szymański said on Thursday. The Polish diplomat has been part of a delegation of EU representatives who have been engaged in discussions ah...

Locked content Szymański: Poland will not back out from refugee quotas

Konrad Szymański, who has been named as the new EU minister said that Poland will honor its commitments regarding taking in refugees. “There is no legal basis on which we can cancel the decision on the acceptance of refugees by Poland. I have no doubt about that.” said Konrad Szymański, ...