Polish central banker Bratkowski: strong zloty no argument for rate cuts
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:29:58 GMT
Polish central banker Andrzej Bratkowski said on Monday he would oppose cutting interest rates further in response to gains by the zloty, because such easing could lead to imbalances and force rapid rate hikes next year. Bratkowski also said that considerable space remained for the zloty to strengthen before it hurt the competitiveness of Polish exports.
World Youth Day in Poland will offer 'Message of Mercy'
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:21:52 GMT
A new airport, improved road and rail links, a fleet of dream buses and "Youth Bible" are among features projected for the Catholic Church's 14th international celebration of World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, in 2016. "It's still 16 months to go, but the planning is well advanced," said Msgr.
Polish court changes date of death of Janusz Korczak
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:21:43 GMT
A Polish court changed the date of death of martyred Polish-Jewish humanitarian, Janusz Korczak, to reflect his death in the Treblinka Nazi death camp. Lublin District Court on Friday confirmed that Korczak died on Aug. 7, 1942, and not May 9, 1946, as a post-war court had ruled.