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Polish MPs vote to continue work on contested changes to electoral law
Poland’s MPs on Friday voted to continue work on a contested proposal for changes to the country’s electoral law and to rules regulating the functioning of local government. (Polskie Radio)
Polish Christmas tree put up in St. Peter’s Square
A giant Christmas tree from Poland has been erected in St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican. (Polskie Radio)
Polish MPs back restrictions on Sunday trading
Poland will see a gradual ban on Sunday trading introduced for most retail outlets under plans approved by the country’s lawmakers on Friday. (Polskie Radio)
Polish PM urges EU to move from words to actions on Eastern partners
The European Union should “move from declarations to concrete steps” in efforts to forge closer ties with six ex-Soviet neighbours to the east, Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło said on Friday. (Polskie Radio)
Polish postal group to test electric vehicles: report
Poland’s state-owned postal group Poczta Polska is to test electric delivery vehicles. (Polskie Radio)
Polish MPs OK plan to boost health spending
Healthcare expenditure in Poland will increase to 6 percent of GDP by 2025 under a plan approved by the country’s lawmakers on Friday. (Polskie Radio)
Unemployment at historic low in Poland
Unemployment in Poland fell to a new low of 6.6% in October, the country’s Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Friday. (Polskie Radio)
No Polish conductors among Fitelberg Competition finalists
Conductors from Israel, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Taiwan, Singapore and Russia have qualified for the finals of the Grzegorz Fitelberg International Conducting Competition in Katowice, southern Poland. (Polskie Radio)