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Poland

Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine, Belarus and Lithuania to the east; and the Baltic Sea and Kaliningrad Oblast, a Russian exclave, to the north. The total area of Poland is 312,679 square kilometres making it the 69th largest country in the world and the 9th largest in Europe. Poland has a population of over 38 million people, which makes it the 34th most populous country in the world and one of the most populous members of the European Union.

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Antenna picks up television dealmaker

Jan 07 - Financial Times

Germany boosted by eastern neighbours

Jun 02, 2013 - Financial Times

Polish defence spending set to soar

May 20, 2013 - Financial Times

KBC set to raise $1.2bn from stake sale

Mar 22, 2013 - Financial Times

Emerging Europe airlines head for hangar

Mar 01, 2013 - Financial Times

Segro eyes European expansion

Feb 28, 2013 - Financial Times

Did Poland Spring fumble its Rubio moment?

Feb 14, 2013 - MarketWatch

Horse contamination spreads to Europe

Feb 09, 2013 - Financial Times

Articles About Poland

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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