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    1. beyondbrics

      October 8, 2012

      PKO BP and Kredobank - learning from experience

      Ukraine’s Kredobank is a tiny bank in a fragmented market but its owner, Poland’s PKO BP, hopes to use the experience it...

    2. September 16, 2011

      Ukraine leader hints at Tymoshenko reprieve

      Ukraine’s president Viktor Yanukovich has hinted that legal reforms could provide a way out of the contentious trial of...

    1. FT Alphaville

      October 25, 2010

      Pink picks

      Comment, analysis and other offerings from Monday’s FT, Clive Crook: Health reform weighs down Obama Almost all Democrats...

    2. October 24, 2010

      Ukraine seeks a European economic future

      When elections produced a change of government in Kiev earlier this year, many people seem to have concluded Europe and...

    3. April 12, 2010

      Tragedy can help the nation make peace with the past

      For any country, the loss of its president, central bank governor, top military commanders and more than 80 other...

    4. April 11, 2010

      Disaster can help nation make peace with past

      For any country, the loss of its president, central bank governor, top military commanders and more than 80 other...

    5. October 10, 2007

      Who’s who in the Polish elections

      Jaroslaw Kaczynski The prime minister and leader of the conservative Law and Justice party (PiS) was an advisor to the...

    6. September 26, 2007

      Observer: Fair match-up

      It would seem a difficult job to make the election in Poland more tragicomic than it has been, but the local political class...

    7. August 31, 2007

      Sacked Polish minister held

      Agents from Poland's new elite anti-corruption agency yesterday arrested a former minister of the interior who had been...

    8. June 8, 2007

      Europeans ‘aided US renditions’

      A long-running European inquiry into CIA activities in Europe on Friday said it had proof that the agency had operated...

    9. July 5, 2006

      US Polish embassy caught in property dispute

      Albert Czetwertynski led about two dozen Polish aristocrats to the US embassy in central Warsaw yesterday to demand the...

    10. February 14, 2006

      Child of the United Nations prepares to come of age

      Like the United Nations, South Korea was product of the second world war. Sixty years on, it has undergone a startling...

    11. February 13, 2006

      Child of the UN prepares to come of age

      Like the United Nations, South Korea emerged in 1945, a product of the second world war. Sixty years on, it has undergone a...

    12. January 25, 2006

      UN leadership contenders face off at Davos

      Three of the most widely touted contenders to become the next UN secretary-general face off on Thursday in Davos, in a panel...

    13. December 14, 2005

      Correction: President Aleksander Kwasniewski

      * An article on December 8 about a joint appeal to EU member states by the Polish president and prime minister wrongly named...

    14. December 13, 2005

      Poland to examine claims of secret CIA jails

      The Polish government is launching an inquiry into whether the country hosted Central Intelligence Agency prisons on its...

    15. December 12, 2005

      Poland to examine claims of secret CIA jails

      The Polish government is launching an inquiry into whether the country hosted Central Intelligence Agency prisons on its...

    16. December 2, 2005

      Observer: Poles apart

      Another EV winner, outgoing Polish president Aleksander Kwasniewski, is also adding lustre to his reputation. The winner of...

    17. November 7, 2005

      Poland's president in parting shot against radicalism

      Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski, who stands down next month after 10 years in office, has warned the country's...

    18. November 6, 2005

      Interview: Aleksander Kwasniewski

      Financial Times interview with Aleksander Kwasniewski, the Polish president who is stepping down in December, after two...

    19. November 6, 2005

      Outgoing Polish president warns against radical policies

      Aleksander Kwasniewski, Poland’s president who stands down next month after 10 years in office, has warned the country’s...

    20. October 7, 2005

      Washington week ahead

      Monday, October 10 Today is Columbus day, a federal holiday. Government offices will be closed. The UN General Assembly is...

    21. September 22, 2005

      Poland's revolving political door spins on

      In 16 years of post-communist democracy in Poland, no ruling party has managed to win re-election - and this Sunday's...

    22. September 1, 2005

      Uncertain legacy for Solidarity veterans

      Thousands of Solidarity veterans gathered yesterday outside the shipyard gates in Gdansk where 25 years ago communist...

    23. August 29, 2005

      The poison in Poland

      Poland's politicians have the chance in this autumn's parliamentary and presidential elections to end the atmosphere of...

    24. August 17, 2005

      Merkel promises closer German ties with Poland

      Angela Merkel, leader of Germany's opposition Christian Democrat Union, yesterday promised Polish leaders closer bilateral...

    25. August 16, 2005

      CDU leader promises closer ties with Poland

      Angela Merkel, leader of Germany’s opposition Christian Democrat Union, yesterday promised Polish leaders closer bilateral...

    26. August 16, 2005

      Russia must treat Poland as an equal

      An ugly row over diplomatic security threatens to turn into a serious breach in relations between Poland and Russia. In the...

    27. August 13, 2005

      Polish leader tells Putin of concern at Moscow attacks

      Aleksander Kwasniewski, Poland's president, yesterday called Vladimir Putin, his Russian counterpart, to express concern...

    28. July 25, 2005

      South-east Asian nations meet

      MONDAY 25 South-east Asian nations meet Ministers of the Association of South-east Asian Nations meet in Laos for annual...

    29. June 29, 2005

      Pole of attraction

      No one plays the political mating game quite as well as Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Poland's speaker of parliament, former...

    30. June 17, 2005

      East Europe asks EU to keep door open

      Aleksander Kwasniewski, president of Poland, yesterday warned fellow European Union leaders attending the Brussels summit...

    31. June 16, 2005

      Poland urges EU not to close door on new members

      Aleksander Kwasniewski, president of Poland, on Thursday warned fellow European Union leaders attending the Brussels summit...

    32. June 8, 2005

      States split over stance on EU treaty approval

      The chaos over the European Union's constitution increased yesterday when Poland said it could delay its referendum on the...

    33. May 10, 2005

      Turbulent times for Social Democrats in central Europe

      Entry to the European Union should have stabilised the political scene in central Europe and bolstered the region's ruling...

    34. May 8, 2005

      End of one nightmare, start of another

      For Wladyslaw Swarewicz, a Polish second world war veteran in his 80s, the significance of May 1945 does not lie in the...

    35. May 6, 2005

      Poland to hold September poll

      Poland will hold parliamentary elections as planned on September 25, after the opposition yesterday failed to muster the...

    36. April 27, 2005

      Accession states have reaped rewards of EU membership

      When 10countries joinedthe European Union last May, pessimists warned that it could end in political and economic disaster....

    37. April 26, 2005

      Accession states reap rewards of EU membership

      When 10 new countries joined the European Union last May, pessimists warned that it could end in political and economic...

    38. April 15, 2005

      Catholic union

      The spirit of Christian reconciliation has swept through Poland's politicians in the wake of the Pope's death. At the...

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