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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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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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Milos Raonic of Canada reacts after defeating Nick Kyrgios of Australia in their men's singles quarter-final tennis match against at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London July 2, 2014.
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By IBTimes AU

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Eugenie Bouchard of Canada reacts after defeating Alize Cornet of France in their women's singles tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London
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By IBTimes AU

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Roger Federer of Switzerland waves after defeating Paolo Lorenzi of Italy in their men's singles tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 24, 2014.            REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GERMANY, AUSTRALIA, SONY

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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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MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, SMARTPHONE, SONY, ANDROID

To Reduce Public Deficit, Spain to Include Contribution of Sex Workers & Other Illegal Activities to GDP

By IBTimes AU

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File photo of 111-year-old Alexander Imich holding Guinness World Records certificate recognizing him as world's oldest living man at home in New York City
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By IBTimes AU

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