EU boosts ‘just transition fund’, pledging €40 billion to exit fossil fuels

By |maj 28th, 2020|coal phase-out, coal regions, Just transition, Just Transition Fund, News, phasing out fossil fuels, Poland|

The European Commission has increased five-fold its proposed EU fund to wean carbon-intensive regions off fossil fuels, with fresh cash from a new recovery fund to help Europe's ailing economies rebound after the new coronavirus pandemic.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU boosts ‘just transition fund’, pledging €40 billion to exit fossil fuels

Russian gas transit via Poland has almost halted

By |maj 26th, 2020|gazprom, News, Poland, Russia, trilateral gas talks, Ukraine, Yamal|

Russian natural gas transit via the Yamal-Europe pipeline, which traverses Poland, has almost dried up, Interfax cited gas pipeline operators as saying on Monday (25 May), days after a gas transit deal between Moscow and Warsaw expired.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Russian gas transit via Poland has almost halted

MEP report urges EU to increase pressure on Poland over rule of law

By |maj 26th, 2020|civil liberties commitee, Juan Fernando López Aguilar, News, Poland, rule of law, Věra Jourová|

MEPs on the European Parliament's Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee (LIBE), working on a draft report on the situation in Poland, have called for "decisive action" by the other EU institutions.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za MEP report urges EU to increase pressure on Poland over rule of law

Polish health minister denies wrongdoing in mask procurement spat

By |maj 26th, 2020|coronavirus, corruption, News, Poland, polish elections, public procurement|

Polish Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski denied on Monday (25 May) any wrongdoing as he reacted to accusations of inadequate supervision over procurement of equipment to help combat the coronavirus pandemic.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Polish health minister denies wrongdoing in mask procurement spat

Poland’s president loses grip on election win: polls

By |maj 25th, 2020|Andrzej Duda, News, PiS, Poland, Polish election, Rafal Trzsaskowski|

Poland's President Andrzej Duda appeared to have lost his grip on victory in an upcoming election, fresh opinion polls showed, threatening a political upset for the allied right-wing government.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland’s president loses grip on election win: polls

Agriculture Commissioner backs Poland’s plan to hike CAP spending

By |maj 14th, 2020|common agricultural policy, Janusz Wojciechowski, Marija Vučković, Mateusz Morawiecki, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Poland|

Agriculture Commissioner Janusz Wojciechowski said he will recommend member states to support Poland's position to increase the budget for EU's farming subsidies by 10% than proposed by the Commission in 2018.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Agriculture Commissioner backs Poland’s plan to hike CAP spending

Poland calls for more farm subsidies in EU budget

By |maj 14th, 2020|common agricultural policy, coronavirus, EU budget 2021-2027, Mateusz Morawiecki, News, Poland|

Poland's government said Wednesday (13 May) it had called on the EU to include bigger farm subsidies in the bloc's future seven-year budget, suggesting an increase of 10% on what had already been agreed.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland calls for more farm subsidies in EU budget

Central Europe and Baltic states GDP will fall by 4.3% in 2020, ERBD report says

By |maj 13th, 2020|Baltic countries, Central Europe, Corona, COVID 19 crisis, ERBD, News, Poland, Regional Economy, Romania|

The economies of Central Europe and the Baltic states are seen contracting by 4.3% on average in 2020, according to a report by the European Bank for Reconstructing and Development (ERBD) published on Wednesday (13 May). The report also showed that EU ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Central Europe and Baltic states GDP will fall by 4.3% in 2020, ERBD report says

Polish opposition threatens to block plans for rescheduled election

By |maj 13th, 2020|coronavirus, News, PiS, Poland, polish elections|

Poland's main opposition grouping threatened on Tuesday (12 May) to block planning for a delayed presidential election, accusing the ruling coalition of rushing a voting plan through parliament for political gain.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Polish opposition threatens to block plans for rescheduled election

WARSAW – No elections

By |maj 11th, 2020|Andrzej Duda, coronavirus, COVID-19, Jarosław Kaczyński, Law and Justice, News, PiS, Poland, presidential elections, The Capitals, Warsaw|

Poland's presidential elections didn't take place on Sunday (10 May) as scheduled, despite the ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) having sidelined the National Electoral Committee and attempting to organise elections itself.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za WARSAW – No elections