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Liberal mayor of Poland's Gdansk dies after stabbing

14 Jan 2019

GDANSK/WARSAW Pawel Adamowicz, the liberal mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk, died on Monday of his wounds a day after being stabbed by a former convict who rushed the stage during one of Poland's biggest annual charity events. | Video

Poland arrests Huawei employee, Polish man on spying allegations

11 Jan 2019

WARSAW/LONDON Poland has arrested a Chinese employee of Huawei and a former Polish security official on spying allegations, officials and sources told Reuters on Friday, a move that could fuel Western security concerns about the telecoms equipment maker. | Video

Italy and Poland want 'new spring' in Europe - Salvini

09 Jan 2019

WARSAW Italy and Poland should join forces to reshape Europe, Italy's far-right Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday during a visit to Warsaw to drum up support for a eurosceptic alliance to contest May elections to the European Parliament.

Italy's Salvini visits Poland to discuss eurosceptic alliance for EU elections

09 Jan 2019

WARSAW Italy's far-right Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini and the leader of Poland's ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, will discuss on Wednesday the possibility of forming a eurosceptic alliance to contest the European Parliament elections in May.

Ryanair sidesteps unions by ramping up ultra-low-cost unit

04 Dec 2018

WARSAW/DUBLIN Ryanair is ramping up a new subsidiary with weaker labour rights to better compete in eastern Europe, infuriating staff and unions by bypassing concessions granted during a year of industrial strife. | Video

Polish ruling party tries to broaden appeal as support wanes

29 Nov 2018

WARSAW With a year left until a parliamentary election, Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party is trying to broaden its appeal to voters outside its core conservative-nationalist constituency, amid signs that its support is waning.

Poland's eurosceptic leaders, far right mark independence centenary at mass march

11 Nov 2018

WARSAW Poland's eurosceptic leaders marked a century of national independence on Sunday as more than 200,000 people marched through the capital in a parade involving far-right groups and neo-fascist activists from Italy.

Ryanair makes no concessions to Polish union demands on contracts

18 Oct 2018

WARSAW Ryanair will press ahead with plans to move Polish staff on to self-employed contracts, Ryanair's Chief Marketing Officer Kenny Jacobs said in an interview with Reuters.

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