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Poland: The Royal Tour Premieres in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York to Packed Audiences

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Poland: The Royal Tour Premieres in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York to Packed Audiences In three back-to-back premieres, with the Prime Minister of Poland Mateusz Morawiecki in attendance, the latest special in the long running global television series The Royal Tour is set for its broadcast premiere on public television April 22nd (check local listings).   In Los Angeles, the premiere was held at the Academy of Motion Picture... The post Poland...
Tags: Travel, New York, Los Angeles, Poland, Los Angeles Chicago, Peter Greenberg, Mateusz Morawiecki, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour


Brexit: I felt unwelcome and returned to Poland

Made to feel unwelcome by Brexit, singer Pachya left her life behind and moved back to Poland.
Tags: UK, News, Poland, Brexit, Pachya


Poland: Striking teachers renew pay talks with government

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish teachers’ unions and the government are holding a new round of pay negotiations as tension mounts on the second week of a teachers’ strike that has closed most schools. Striking teachers expressed little hope for an agreement after the government insisted it has no funds to fully grant teachers’ demands […]
Tags: News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw, Poland AP


Poland: Talks fail between striking teachers, government

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish teachers’ unions vowed to continue their strike after the latest round of pay negotiations with the government failed Thursday. The teachers’ protest, now in its second week, has closed most schools. Government ministers and union leaders blamed each other for failing to bring their positions closer during more than two […]
Tags: News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw, Poland AP


Chelsea return to Auschwitz in campaign against anti-Semitism

London (AFP) – Chelsea will visit the site of Nazi concentration camps in Poland next month as part of a campaign to raise awareness of the Holocaust and anti-Semitism. For the second year in a... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Poland, Auschwitz, Afp, AFP Chelsea


'A whole generation has gone': Ukrainians seek better life in Poland

As Ukraine prepares to elect a new president, millions of its citizens have moved across the borderWhen the small business run by Kristina Melnytska’s father began to struggle in 2014 he did what hundreds of thousands of other Ukrainians were doing and moved his family to Poland.Melnytska, then 19, enrolled in a university in the eastern city of Lublin. She worked long nights in a kebab shop, where she was paid about £1 an hour. Five years later she is still here and one of an estimated 2 millio...
Tags: Europe, Ukraine, Migration, Poland, Petro Poroshenko, Lublin, Kristina Melnytska, Poland Melnytska


Nightlife in Warsaw — Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Nightlife in Warsaw — Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour Warsaw, Poland was once described as the “Paris of the North.” Then came war, followed by the Soviet Union. Today, Warsaw is enjoying a remarkable turnaround and attracts millions of visitors annually. Hala Koszyki is Warsaw‘s foodie market. Originally built at the turn of the last century,  it was commonly known as the “people’s bazaar.” Koszycki translates... The post Nightlife in Warsaw ...
Tags: Travel, Paris, Poland, Warsaw, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour, Royal Tour Warsaw Poland, Soviet Union Today Warsaw, Hala Koszyki, Koszycki


See Poland From Up Above — Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - See Poland From Up Above — Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour Play this video to fly over Poland and discover the beauty of the country with aerial views. Poland: The Royal Tour  premieres on April 22 on PBS. Check local listings. The post See Poland From Up Above — Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Poland, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour


Netflix Announces The Crown Season 3, The Witcher to Premiere This Year

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix announces The Crown season 3, The Witcher to premiere this year Netflix has announced, roughly, when viewers can expect the third season of the royal drama The Crown as well as its adaptation of The Witcher. According to Deadline, the streaming giant said The Crown season 3 would come sometime in the back-half of this year, while The Witcher will premiere sometime in the fourth quarter of 2019, slightly earlier than its original projected release date of 2020. ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, Poland, TV News, Charles, Henry Cavill, Matt Smith, Philip, Anne, Margaret, Peter Morgan, Witcher, Andrzej Sapkowski, Erin Doherty, ComingSoon


Teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg meets Pope Francis ahead of protest

Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg met the pope in Rome Wednesday ahead of a youth rally against climate change this week. "The Holy Father thanked and encouraged Greta Thunberg for her commitment in defense of the environment, and in turn Greta, who had requested the meeting, thanked the Holy Father for his great commitment in defense of creation," the director of the Holy See Press Office, Alessandro Gisotti, told reporters about the meeting Wednesday morning in the Vatican. The ...
Tags: Science, Rome, Pope Francis, United Nations, Poland, Vatican, Greta, Holy See Press Office, Greta Thunberg, Alessandro Gisotti


Wroclaw city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Poland's colourful western hub

How to spend the ultimate weekend [Author: Helen Coffey]
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Behind the Scenes of Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Behind the Scenes of Poland: The Royal Tour Here’s a look at some of the behind-the-scenes photos of  Poland: The Royal Tour — premiering on April 22nd on PBS. Check local listings.                 The post Behind the Scenes of Poland: The Royal Tour appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Poland, Pbs, Peter Greenberg, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour


Polish FM: Russia expels Polish diplomat in ‘reciprocity’

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s foreign ministry says Russia is expelling an employee of Poland’s consulate in the Siberian city of Irkutsk. Ministry spokeswoman Ewa Suwara told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Russia’s declaration of the Pole as “persona non grata” was a move of “reciprocity.” She did not elaborate and could not say […]
Tags: News, Russia, Nation, Poland, The Associated Press, Warsaw Poland, Irkutsk Ministry, Ewa Suwara


Nations Express Solidarity With France After Notre Dame Blaze

PARIS (AP) — Nations expressed solidarity with France after the fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral and offered their support for the recovery. Monday’s fire collapsed the spire and burned through the roof of the 12th-century building, sparking an outpouring of grief and reminiscing of visits to the Parisian landmark. President Donald Trump called the cathedral “one of the great treasures of the world.” Pope Francis, Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Lithuanian...
Tags: New York, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, France, Russia, Fire, Barack Obama, European Union, Ap, Vienna, Paris, Pope Francis, Poland, Michelle Obama, Manhattan


Poland to hold off blanket ban on Huawei 5G gear due to cost concerns

Huawei, the world's largest maker of mobile network infrastructure equipment, faces intense scrutiny in the West over its relationship with China's government and denies U.S.-led allegations that its 5G equipment could be used for spying. Polish officials told Reuters in January that the government was prepared to exclude China's Huawei from 5G networks in the wake of the arrest of a Chinese Huawei employee and a former Polish security official on spying allegations. Karol Okonski, Poland's de...
Tags: News, China, Poland, Huawei, Warsaw, Reuters, Karol Okonski Poland


Poland: New Law On Export Finance - Dentons

The New Law will replace in full the current Law of 7 July 1994 on export insurance guaranteed by the State Treasury.
Tags: News, Poland


Brazil: Brazilian Tax Review – April 2019 - Gaia Silva Gaede Advogados

There have been important Developments in Brazil's DTC network in the last month. In a nutshell, Brazil and Poland are negotiating a DTC aiming to facilitate trade and economic relations between the countries, which currently face obstacles.
Tags: News, Poland, Brazil, Gaia Silva Gaede Advogados


Who “Wrote” Aladdin?

Arafat A. Razzaque writes for the Ajam Media Collective about the history of the Aladdin tale, familiar from the Thousand and One Nights but not originally a part of it. He begins with “arguably the Middle East’s greatest modern adaptation of the 1001 Nights“: Written by the poet Tahir Abu Fasha (who also wrote songs for Umm Kulthum), the series lasted 26 years on the airwaves, with 820 episodes total. As a child, the Lebanese novelist Hanan al-Shaykh would sit “glued to the radio” waiting to h...
Tags: France, China, India, Israel, Uncategorized, Egypt, Paris, Middle East, Linguistics, Poland, Aleppo, Bombay, Isfahan, Ali Baba, Pali, Bengal


Peter Greenberg on KTLA– Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Peter Greenberg on KTLA– Poland: The Royal Tour The official premiere of Poland: The Royal Tour will take place at the American Academy of Movies, Arts and Science in Los Angeles on April 15. This segment aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News, Monday, April 15, 2019.   Click play to see Peter talk about Poland: The Royal Tour. The post Peter Greenberg on KTLA– Poland: The Royal Tour appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Los Angeles, Poland, Featured Posts, Peter, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, KTLA, Poland: The Royal Tour, KTLA Poland, American Academy of Movies Arts and Science


The Historical Precedents for the Excessive Violence in Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones made its return to HBO last night and, surprise, someone died! According to this compilation video, over 174,000 people have died on the show in seven seasons. The sheer numbers and the fact that some of the deaths have been, shall we say, a little creative (even for a fantasy show) sometimes interfered with my ability to fully suspend my disbelief when watching. Take Khal Drogo killing Viserys Targaryen by pouring molten gold on his head in the first season: That’s a pretty...
Tags: Europe, Hbo, Rome, Hungary, Poland, Venice, Baghdad, Mongols, Jason Kottke, Valerian, George R R Martin, Genghis Khan, Khal Drogo, Silesia, Peter Frankopan, Shapur


Poland: The Royal Tour in Photos

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Poland: The Royal Tour in Photos Take a look at some of my favorite photos from Poland: The Royal Tour. Click on the arrows to scroll through. The episode premieres on Monday, April 22nd on PBS. Check local listings.   The post Poland: The Royal Tour in Photos appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Poland, Pbs, Peter Greenberg, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour


Polish govt has no money to meet striking teachers’ demands

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A nationwide strike of Poland’s teachers has entered its second week with the government saying it has no more funds to meet their pay demands after offering generous bonuses to various other groups. The majority among Poland’s hundreds of thousands of teachers continued their strike Monday, idling schools and kindergartens. They […]
Tags: News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw Poland


Recipes: Spice up your matzo ball dishes this Passover

“Why is this night different from all other nights?” goes the famous question in the Haggadah, the prayer book of the ceremonial Seder dinner of Passover, the eight-day Jewish festival that begins on Friday evening, April 19th. If there had been a question, “How is your Passover menu different from your past ones?”, our reply this year would be, “It’s our matzo balls that are different!” We decided to break with tradition and to season our matzo balls with Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavor...
Tags: Cook, Israel, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Poland, Recipes, Yemen, Shell, Mediterranean, Restaurant Reviews + Food, Yakir, Yakir Levy Springtime, Yakir Levy Yemenite, Schug, Red Fresno


Tennis-Hercog overcomes Swiatek to seal third career title in Lugano

Slovenian Polona Hercog overcame determined rookie Iga Swiatek 6-3 3-6 6-3 to win the Lugano Open on Sunday for her first title in seven years. Hercog, ranked 89 in the world, shot out of the blocks after an hour-long rain delay early in the contest to win the opening set as 17-year-old Swiatek appeared to feel the pressure in the first final of her career. Poland's Swiatek, last year's Wimbledon junior champion, raised her game midway through the second set to drag the contest into a ...
Tags: News, Poland, Lugano, Polona Hercog, Swiatek, Iga Swiatek


Poland’s striking teachers warn high-school exams threatened

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The union leader of Poland’s striking teachers says that key high-school graduation exams next month could be cancelled if government does not respond to pay demands. Slawomir Broniarz warned that the exams, scheduled for May, may not happen because the strike may prevent the qualification procedure. On Friday, teachers were on […]
Tags: News, Nation, Poland, Warsaw, Poland AP, Slawomir Broniarz


15 of the most romantic towns in central Europe

From Český Krumlov in the Czech Republic to Sandomierz in Poland, here are 15 of the most romantic towns in Central Europe for a getaway with the one you love.
Tags: Europe, Cnn, Czech Republic, Poland, Central Europe, Cesky Krumlov, Sandomierz


Ping Pong with the Prime Minister of Poland–Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Ping Pong with the Prime Minister of Poland–Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour Watch as Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki challenges Peter Greenberg to a friendly game of ping pong. So…who won? Poland: The Royal Tour premieres on April 22 on PBS. Check local listings. The post Ping Pong with the Prime Minister of Poland–Web Extra of Poland: The Royal Tour appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Poland, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Ping Pong, Mateusz Morawiecki, The Royal Tour


Hanna Renewed for a Second Season at Amazon Prime

Hanna renewed for a second season at Amazon Prime Variety is reporting that Hanna has been renewed for a second season at Amazon Prime. The series is an adaptation of the hit 2011 action thriller of the same name and stars Esme Creed-Miles, Joel Kinnaman, and Mireille Enos. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var ...
Tags: Amazon, UK, TV, Movies, Amc, Amazon Prime, Poland, TV News, Streaming, Cia, Hanna, David Farr, Joel Kinnaman, Kinnaman, Mireille Enos, Enos


Netflix’s The Last Kingdom Season 4 Begins Production

Netflix’s The Last Kingdom season 4 begins production Filming has begun on the fourth season of The Last Kingdom for Netflix, the hit historical drama based on Bernard Cornwell’s best-selling novel series The Saxon Stories. You can check out the cast filming announcement in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(funct...
Tags: UK, TV, Movies, Netflix, Poland, TV News, Streaming, Glenn Close, Ron Howard, Alfred, Nordics, The Last Kingdom, ComingSoon, Bernard Cornwell, Original Series, Ian Hart


Poland's LPP sees online sales of over $263 million in 2019

Poland's LPP expects online sales of over 1 billion zlotys ($263 million) in 2019, the fashion retailer said in a presentation on Thursday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Poland, LPP