A total of 3,269,812 COVID-19 vaccine shots have been administered in Poland so far, including 99,686 over the last 24 hours, officials announced on Saturday. Photo:EPA/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON Public health authorities said that 3,456 adverse reactions had been reported among those who received the vaccines by Saturday morning. Meanwhile, a total of 4,836 doses have been wasted in the rollout, according to the Polish health ministry. As of Saturday, Poland had

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Poland’s Iga Świątek has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Adelaide International tennis tournament in Australia, with a straight-set win over home favourite Maddison Inglis. Poland's Iga Świątek in action against Australia's Maddison Inglis at the Adelaide International on Wednesday.Photos: EPA/MATT TURNER The 19-year-old Pole, ranked world No. 18 by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA), saw off the Australian player 6-1, 6-3 in their second-round encounter on

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Poles will from Saturday no longer be able to use scarves, bandanas and plastic visors instead of masks to cover their face in public as the government sharpens COVID-19 rules amid a spike in infections. Health Minister Adam Niedzielski appears on a screen, addressing reporters remotely on Wednesday. Photo: PAP/Radek Pietruszka Meanwhile, anyone crossing the borders with Poland’s southern neighbours,

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Unemployment in Poland rose to 6.5 percent in January, from 6.2 percent in December, the state-run Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported on Tuesday. Pixabay LicenseImage by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay The figure was in line with an earlier estimate by the country’s labour ministry. There were around 1,090,400 people without jobs across the nation at the end of January, compared with 1,046,400 a month earlier, according to the Central Statistical

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Polish customs officials say they have seized a record haul of illegal cigarettes from Belarus in a joint raid with border guards. Photo:gov.pl/National Revenue Administration (KAS) The operation saw investigators confiscate 1.8 million packs of contraband cigarettes worth around PLN 27.6 million (EUR 6 million, USD 7.4 million), public broadcaster Polish Radio’s IAR news agency reported on Monday. The

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Poland on Sunday reported 7,038 new coronavirus infections and 94 more deaths, bringing its total number of cases during the pandemic to 1,638,767 and fatalities to 42,171. Zdjęcie ilustracyjnePAP/Andrzej Grygiel Of the new cases confirmed on Sunday , 1,339 were in the central region of Mazowieckie, which includes the national capital Warsaw. Meanwhile,  the least new infections 131,  were reported in the southern Świętokrzyskie region. The latest deaths in Poland’s coronavirus outbreak are

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