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Has Poland's Government Become a Threat to Business?  Bloomberg

A financier alleges a nightmarish detention and says politics has subverted the country's judicial system.

Mixing Politics and Piety, a Conservative Priest Seeks to Shape Poland’s Future  The New York Times

The Rev. Tadeusz Rydzyk has delivered millions of votes for Poland's governing right-wing Law and Justice party, which in turn has helped him build a business ...

Poland’s chief auditor slammed over alleged shady contacts  Washington Post

Poland's opposition is calling for the dismissal of the nation's chief auditor following allegations that he let his house to a business offering rooms by the hour.

President of Poland Visits New Britain  NBC Connecticut

The president of Poland was made to feel right at home during a visit to New Britain with large population of Polish descent, who wore red and white t-shirts and ...

Russia and Poland are sniping at each other on Twitter over who actually invaded Poland in WWII  Business Insider

The Russian Embassy in South Africa subtweeted the Polish Embassy in the UK on Tuesday, denying responsibility for the 1939 invasion of Poland, which ...

Skin care company from Poland opens center in West Virginia  WVVA TV

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A company from Poland has opened its first branch in the U.S. with a sales and distribution center in West Virginia. Bandi.

Istanbul Airport's financing 'inspiration for Poland'  Daily Sabah

Poland's Deputy Infrastructure Minister Mikolaj Wild has dubbed the financial structure of Istanbul Airport, the biggest public-private partnership (PPP) project in ...

Poland wants its citizens to leave the UK. It should support those who call it home  The Guardian

The Polish ambassador has asked his compatriots to 'seriously consider' returning. But it's not his decision to make, says UK-based Polish journalist Jakub ...

Poland's top filmmakers protest festival admission rules  The Associated Press

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Academy Award-winning director Pawel Pawlikowski and other top Polish filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the ...

In Poland, Where History Is a Weapon, Leaders Commemorate World War II  The New York Times

World leaders gathered in Poland for the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of the deadliest conflict in human history.

‘Fort Trump’? US boosting military ties with Poland in bid to deter Russia  Fox News

WARSAW, Poland – The small European country that played a central role in two seminal events of the 20th century – the beginning of World War II and the fall ...

Poland deeply divided over LGBT rights - Focus  FRANCE 24

In Poland, LGBT+ activists have been holding marches all summer, campaigning for rights such as civil partnerships or marriage. While the liberal opposition ...

Poland Travel Photography Guide - Top Places to See in Poland  MarieClaire.com

Headed to Poland? Here are the top destinations and best places to go to take impressive photos in Warsaw, Krakow, Poznan, and more for your Instagram ...

Poland restores flow via Druzhba oil pipeline after leak  Reuters Africa

Poland's pipeline operator, PERN, said on Monday it restored flows via Druzhba pipeline, which pumps oil from Russia to eastern and western Europe, after an ...

More EU feed: Poland the biggest grower  All about feed

The industrial compound feed production for farmed animals in the EU-28 in 2018 reached an estimated level of 163.3 million tonnes. This is 1.8% higher than in ...

Poland marks "car-free" day - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

WARSAW, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Warsaw and other major Polish cities made public transport available for free on Sunday on the occasion of the European ...

Poland promotes development minister to key finance portfolio  Financial Times

Poland's development minister Jerzy Kwiecinski is to become the country's new finance minister, a government spokesman said on Thursday. “Prime minister ...

Poland's president to visit New Britain  CTPost

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — The president of Poland is making his first visit to Connecticut. Andrzej Duda and his wife are making a stop in New Britain, which ...

Poland's PiS pledges more spending ahead of parliamentary election  Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) has pledged to provide at least 1 billion zlotys ($250 million) for companies adding to a list of ...

Poland to double health spending by 2024, Kaczyński says  Budapest Business Journal

Poland is set to double spending on healthcare by 2024, the country's conservative leader has said, according to a report by Polish Radio.

Poland’s PiS aims to regulate journalists after election  POLITICO.eu

The government aims to create a 'new media order.'

Remembering the Sweeping Expulsion of Poland's Jews—23 Years After the Holocaust | Opinion  Newsweek

Communist Poland expelled many of its surviving Jews in a nation-wide anti-Semitic campaign, two decades after the war.

Poland still counts losses from WW2 invasion  BBC News

As the world marks the 80th anniversary of the start of World War Two, Poland has reparations on its mind.

Final touches put in place for President of Poland’s visit to New Britain  WTNH.com

The citizens of New Britain are working on the final touches for a special guest arriving this weekend.

Poland, Serbia and Russia: Strategic misunderstanding  European Western Balkans

On 1 September 1st, the ceremony marked the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II in the city of Wielun in Central Poland. Very symbolically, along ...

Netflix overtaken in Poland  Broadband TV News

Vod.pl was the most popular on demand *service* in Poland in August, pushing Netflix into second place. According to data produced by Gemius/PBI for Wirtualne ...

Lockheed Martin Nears Multi-Billion-Dollar Weapons Sale to Poland  The Motley Fool

Poland gets in line to become the ninth customer of Lockheed's F-35 stealth fighter jet.

50 years since Poland expelled its Jews in state purge - What changed?  The Jerusalem Post

In 1968, the state authorities of Socialist Poland expelled its Jewish citizens, arguing that there cannot be two homelands. Is it possible that such a thing could ...

Puppies found starving in shocking conditions at Poland fur farm  Express.co.uk

PUPPIES were found in appalling conditions while locked in outdoor cages at a fur farm in Poland.

Poland To Buy At Least 32 F-35s As US Buying Spree Continues  Breaking Defense

The State Department's approval of a $6.5 billion deal for F-35 jets comes as Warsaw continues to pull closer to the Trump Administration.

Poland's search for new European tanks is contagious  DefenseNews.com

WARSAW, Poland — Poland's new desire to join the European Main Battle Tank project, an initiative spearheaded by the Franco-German tandem, is part of a ...

Poland's ruling party pledges pre-election minimum wage spike  DW (English)

Poland's ruling party has pledged to raise the minimum wage by 90% over four years. A month before a general election, such a move is either a stroke of ...

Poland's ruling party plans to allow arrests of MPs and judges  EURACTIV

Poland's ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS/ECR) announced its election program at the weekend, under which there would no longer be immunity for ...

The birth of Solidarity in Poland - archive 1980  The Guardian

How the Guardian reported the creation of the first independent labour union in the Soviet bloc.

A Trump-inspired history lesson: Here’s what the Nazis did to Poland 80 years ago  Washington Post

Eighty years ago, Nazis flattened a Polish city in one day, signaling the start of World War II. On Sept. 1 this year, Trump congratulated Poland for it.

Poland’s ruling party just made its anti-democratic agenda radically clear  The Washington Post

The Law and Justice party is following the classic authoritarian playbook.

Employers Ring Alarm as Poland Promises to Double Minimum Wage  Bloomberg

Polish employer groups are voicing alarm over government plans to nearly double the minimum wage and hike social security fees, saying that businesses and ...

Up close and personal with Poland's Jewish revival – J.  The Jewish News of Northern California

Holocaust survivor Zofia Radzikowski lights Shabbat candles at the JCC in Krakow, Poland. I'm seated with 20 members of my synagogue, along with Krakow ...

Army activates new units in Europe to support Poland  Stars and Stripes

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — The Army Reserve activated seven new units this week, including a regional support group capable of supporting thousands of ...

Poland wins the European Rover Challenge 2019  SciTech Europa

The European Rover Challenge has officially ended with the Polish team, IMPULS, becoming a first double winner in the world.

Poland’s Whisky King: An Interview With Andrzej Kubiś  Forbes

The founder of Dom Whisky discusses how Poland's love of whisky and his successful business (including some of the world's most impressive whisky bars) has ...

Not Just F-35s: Poland Has Big Plans to Prepare for a War with Russia  The National Interest Online

In September 2019, the State Department approved a $6.5 billion deal to sell Poland thirty-two F-35A Lightning II stealth jets, as well as training and ...

President of Poland to visit New Britain this weekend  FOX61 Hartford

NEW BRITAIN -- President Andrzej Duda of Poland will be visiting New Britain this upcoming weekend. President Duda and his spouse, Mrs. Agata ...

Poland's youth take part in Global Climate Strike  The First News

As part of Friday's Global Climate Strike, tens of thousands of young Poles took to the streets of around 60 cities nationwide. The event was organised by the ...

Poland: Three Finalists of Szansa na Sukces are revealed  ESCXTRA.com

Poland will be hosting this year's Junior Eurovision Song Contest in the city of Gliwice! As such, they will be going all-out to select their host entry for the contest.

Trump’s absence in Poland duly noted  The Boston Globe

Trump managed to disappoint both EU centrists and host-country Poland's right-wing government.

Poland, U.S. agree on six locations for U.S. troops in Poland - minister  Reuters UK

Poland and the United States have agreed on six locations for new U.S. troops to be stationed on Polish soil, Poland's Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said ...

80 Years After Germany's Invasion Of Poland, A Look At World War II's Toll On The Country  WBUR

On Sept. 1, 1939, at around 4:48 a.m., an aged German battleship opened fire on a Polish port outside the northern city of Danzig. Strategic bridges were hit at ...

Poland’s forgotten heroism and suffering  The Economist

Roger Moorhouse's history sets the wartime record straight.

Poland’s parliament suspended until after next month’s election  Financial Times

Poland's ruling Law and Justice party has unexpectedly asked for parliament to be suspended until after a general election on October 13, sparking claims by ...

Poland's foreign ministry condemns attack on Israeli students  Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's foreign ministry on Sunday condemned violence against a group of Israeli students beaten at a Warsaw nightclub early on ...

Readout of Secretary Perry's Poland Visit  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last weekend, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Senior DOE officials participated in a series of events including a U.S. Industry ...

Trump congratulates Poland as it commemorates Nazi invasion  The Washington Post

Even for a president known for saying some odds things about foreign countries, the long weekend was remarkable.

‘It’s time to come home’ Poland’s UK ambassador tells 800,000 Poles living in Britain  Express

In an open letter to 800,000 Poles, Arkady Rzegocki revealed an “alarmingly low” number of number of Polish people had applied to stay in Brexit Britain ...

Poland’s Incentives Boost Productions Filming in the Country  Variety

Six months after Poland unveiled a new 30% cash rebate at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, a wave of applications have been approved for the incentive scheme, ...

Poland invites nationalism in its commemoration of WWII by moving location and inviting Trump  The Conversation - US

For the 80th anniversary, Poland has changed the site of the usual commemoration ceremony and, for the first time, has invited a U.S. president to speak.

Poland condemns attack on Israeli students in Warsaw nightclub  The Irish Times

Two of those attacked are hospitalised while four in total injured, according to city police.

Trump to visit Poland for World War II anniversary  Aljazeera.com

Trump's visit is a sign of an alliance between Washington and Warsaw at a time when both are at loggerheads with the EU.

Poland struggles to find workers as unemployment hits 28-year low  Aljazeera.com

Despite influx of Ukrainians, employers are looking to South Asia and beyond to cope with labour shortage.

Trump cancels Poland trip to monitor hurricane  CNN

President Donald Trump announced Thursday afternoon that he is canceling his trip to Poland to deal with Hurricane Dorian, sending Vice President Mike ...

Poland’s PiS faces questions over Israeli spyware  POLITICO.eu

It's the latest scandal to plague the ruling party ahead of elections.

Why Poland’s Populist Law and Justice Party Keeps Winning  World Politics Review

If the Law and Justice party wins the Polish parliamentary elections in October, it will be harder for observers to dismiss its success as a blip in Poland’s ...

U.S. Defeats Poland at Basketball World Cup. But for 7th Place.  The New York Times

When does a victory feel like defeat? When an American team with N.B.A. players exits the tournament without a medal.

In Poland, The Nuclear Option Is Still On The Table  Forbes

By Anna Mikulska & Wojciech Jakóbik. Poland has toyed with the idea of nuclear power generation for decades. The first serious plans were established and put ...

How the capital of Poland’s coal belt is reinventing itself  The Economist

Katowice is thriving, even as its main industry disappears.

Poland's ruling party pledges to double minimum wage and end country's 'post-colonial' reputation as a source of 'cheap labour'  The Telegraph

Poland's governing party has pledged to almost double the minimum wage over the next four years in a bid to escape what it has called the “post-colonial ...

Poland’s Plan to Skyrocket Minimum Wages Heralds Economic Shift  Bloomberg

Poland's government plans to nearly double the minimum wage over the next parliamentary term will boost price pressure and herald a larger shift to the $586 ...

Canada beats Czech Republic and Poland to move on to FIBA Women's Series semi  The Chronicle Journal

EDMONTON - Michelle Plouffe and Paige Crozon led Canada to a pair of wins on Saturday at the 3x3 FIBA Women's Series event in Edmonton.

Preps underway in New Britain ahead of visit from Poland's president  WFSB

The city of New Britain has been busy getting ready for a very special visitor.

What to know when President of Poland visits New Britain  WTNH.com

On Sunday, September 22, Polish President, Andrzej Duda, alongside his wife, Mrs. Agata Kornhauser-Duda, will be visiting New Britain.

Ex-diplomats urge Trump to push human rights during visit to Poland  PBS NewsHour

Almost two dozen Polish former ambassadors are telling President Donald Trump that Poland's democracy is at risk, and urging him to use an upcoming visit to ...

Live 5G test network in Warsaw, Poland - Ericsson and Orange Poland  Ericsson

5G live in Warsaw districts over an Ericsson/Orange Poland text network.

Poland: The Most Important Member of NATO (Thanks to the Russia Threat)?  The National Interest Online

The Republic of Poland is rapidly becoming the critical member of the NATO Alliance in its increasing efforts to deter Russian military threats and counter ...

Poland's New Generation Pushes Slowly Toward Renewable Energy  Bloomberg Law

Jaclyn Diaz spent two weeks this summer reporting on the ground in Poland as part of an international reporting fellowship, which allowed her to examine how ...

Poland proposes first balanced budget in three decades  Financial Times

Poland's government has proposed the country's first balanced central government budget in three decades, as the ruling Law and Justice party tries to boost its ...

5 Things to Know About the Attacks on LGBTQ People in Poland  Human Rights Campaign

Conservative forces have increasingly targeted LGBTQ people as they advocate for equal rights in Poland.

Poland's perfect avenger: The cold-blooded war hero who fought Soviet and Nazi attempts to enslave Europe  Haaretz

The brave, merciless Polish patriot escaped the Nazis disguised as an Arab, and returned to fight for Europe's freedom: for the French, for the Dutch, for Belgians ...

Why Poland’s Solidarity Movement Should Be a Warning to Hong Kong  POLITICO

As tensions continue to escalate in Hong Kong, especially after the police arrested two protest leaders on Friday in an attempt to discourage new mass rallies ...

The Invasion of Poland Wasn't Hitler's First Aggression. Here's Why That Move Marked the Beginning of WWII  TIME

The invasion wasn't the first time German forces had been put to work for Hitler's goal of domination. Here's why it was the last straw.

Inside Europe: Trolls traced to Poland's justice ministry  Deutsche Welle

In Poland, a network of internet trolls who worked to discredit judges critical of the government's controversial judicial reforms, has been traced back to the ...

Joint Press Release on the Second U.S.-Poland Strategic Dialogue on Energy  Energy.gov

WARSAW, POLAND - We are pleased to announce that on August 31, 2019, in Warsaw, Poland, delegations of the Government of the United States and the ...

Oscars 2020: Poland Picks 'Corpus Christi' for International Film Category  Hollywood Reporter

Poland has selected Jan Komasa's gripping religious drama 'Corpus Christi' as its submission for the best international feature film award at the 2020 Oscars.

Poland on Front Line of Europe's Rule-of-Law Battle | Reporting Democracy  Balkan Insight

Rulings this autumn by the European Court of Justice on Poland's controversial judicial reforms will reverberate across the bloc.

Toronto Title ‘Corpus Christi’ Picked as Poland’s Candidate in Oscar Race (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

Jan Komasa's “Corpus Christi,” which screened this week at the Toronto Film Festival, has been selected by Poland to be its official entry in the Best International ...

Local Guard soldiers deploying to Poland  Albuquerque Journal

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — A New Mexico Army National Guard unit based in Rio Rancho is deploying to Poland for nine months. A yellow-ribbon ceremony ...

U.S. to help Poland, Ukraine disconnect from Russian gas  Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - The United States, Poland and Ukraine agreed on Saturday to enhance cooperation over secure gas supplies in the region which still ...

Team USA is ‘playing against Poland for 7th place’ bad (no offense Poland)  SB Nation

Team USA lost again on Thursday, this time in the consolation bracket to Serbia, a team many thought would be the team to knock Team USA out of the proper ...

Poland: Judge calls Jews a “despicable, filthy nation”  The Times of Israel

The history of the Jews in Poland dates back more than a thousand years. In fact, Poland was once home to the largest Jewish community in the world and the ...

Popovich defends team, US beats Poland for 7th at World Cup  Fox News

Their final game at the World Cup had been over for several minutes, and every member of the U.S. team and coaching staff were still lingering together on the ...

Trump roasted for congratulating Poland on WWII anniversary  Haaretz

U.S. President Donald Trump was roasted on Twitter after the president said “I just want to congratulate Poland" when asked if he had a message for the country ...

Russia gets into a Twitter beef with Poland over WWII invasion  NEWSREP

On September 1, 1939, Nazi troops stormed through Poland's western border, capturing territory as they defeated Polish forces right up to around the.

German president asks Poland’s forgiveness for Nazi tyranny  The Irish Times

Events held in Poland to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of second World War.

The slow return of Jewish life in Poland  The Independent

There were lectures on the journey of Jews from shtetls in Poland to new homes in what would become Israel; workshops on chanting the Torah and cooking for ...

Secretary Perry to Visit Poland  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Secretary Perry will depart for Warsaw, Poland for a series of events to discuss regional energy issues with government officials ...

Antoni Porowski: Poland’s turn toward anti-LGBT bigotry is unacceptable  The Washington Post

Antoni Porowski is an actor and food and wine expert on Netflix's “Queer Eye.” In June, I was overjoyed to march in the Stonewall 50 Pride in New York — an ...

Netflix Adapts Harlan Coben’s Mystery Drama ‘The Woods’ In Poland  Deadline

Netflix is adapting Harlan Coben's mystery thriller The Woods as a Polish original.

Troops living deployment-style in Poland as US military ramps up presence in region  Stars and Stripes

Months after Washington and Warsaw agreed to boost the number of American troops in Poland, questions remain about where they will come from, how many ...

President of Poland to Visit New Britain  NBC Connecticut

The President of Poland, the Honorable Andrzej Duda, will visit New Britain on Sunday Sept. 22. He will speak at Walnut Hill Park at 3 p.m. Additional details to ...

Poland's Prime Minister Takes on Duties of Finance Chief  Bloomberg

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has taken charge of finance after Marian Banas became head of the Supreme Audit Chamber on Friday.

Russia angered by Boris Johnson's tribute to Poland's defiance of communism  Washington Examiner

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's tribute to Poland for not surrendering to tyranny during World War II drew a rebuke from Russia, which blamed the United ...

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