Warsaw (Polish: Warszawa [varˈʂava]; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland. It stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland, roughly 260 kilometres (160 mi) from the Baltic Sea and 300 kilometres (190 mi) from the Carpathian Mountains. Its population is estimated at 1.740 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 2.666 million residents, which makes Warsaw the 9th most-populous capital city in the European Union. The city limits cover 516.9 square kilometres (199.6 sq mi), while the metropolitan area covers 6,100.43 square kilometres (2,355.39 sq mi).

In 2012 the Economist Intelligence Unit ranked Warsaw as the 32nd most liveable city in the world. It was also ranked as one of the most liveable cities in Central Europe. Today Warsaw is considered an "Alpha–" global city, a major international tourist destination and a significant cultural, political and economic hub. Warsaw's economy, by a wide variety of industries, is characterised by FMCG manufacturing, metal processing, steel and electronic manufacturing and food processing. The city is a significant centre of research and development, BPO, ITO, as well as of the Polish media industry. The Warsaw Stock Exchange is one of the largest and most important in Central and Eastern Europe.Frontex, the European Union agency for external border security, has its headquarters in Warsaw. It has been said that Warsaw, together with Frankfurt, London, Paris and Barcelona is one of the cities with the highest number of skyscrapers in Europe. Warsaw has also been called "Eastern Europe’s chic cultural capital with thriving art and club scenes and serious restaurants".

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Review: Burlington Riverfront Entertainment Summer Concert Series a hit with the large crowd

The Hawk Eye 15 Jun 2021
Burlington Riverfront Entertainment kicked off its inaugural Summer Concert Series last week with free concerts by two of the area's favorite bands, Burlington rock-disco-funkers Jive Radio on Thursday and Warsaw, Illinois, up-country-rock band Stumptown featuring Jerad Harness ......

Detained Belarusian journalist Roman Protasevich's mother begs America, EU leaders to save him

Business Insider 27 May 2021
... the Belarusian House Foundation on May 27, 2021 in Warsaw, Poland ... Natalia Protasevich and her husband, Dzmitry Protasevich, spoke about their son at a press conference at the Belarusian House Foundation in Warsaw, Poland, on Thursday, according to Radio Poland....

Warsaw Says Painful to Hear US Plans to Waive Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2

Urdu Point 26 May 2021
WARSAW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 26th May, 2021) Washington's decision to abandon sanctions on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project was taken "with pain" in Warsaw,� Radoslaw Fogiel, spokesman of Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS), said on Wednesday....

Enzo Amore Knocked Out At Indie Event

What Culture 24 May 2021
Former WWE wrestler Enzo Amore was knocked out at an independent show this weekend. As reported on Wrestling Observer Radio, the former Cruiserweight Champion, now competing as nZo, was wrestling Ivan Warsaw for the Texas-based Southwest Wrestling Entertainment ... ....

Samsung inks Ericsson patent agreement, trials 5G on Play Poland

Computer Weekly 11 May 2021
Swedish telecommunications technology and services provider Ericsson selected by O2 Slovakian operator as its sole 5G radio access network technology supplier hot on the heels of reporting 5G gaining momentum in the country ... Currently, Samsung operates its Poland R&D centres in Warsaw and Krakow....

Woke-ism will swallow our kids unless we restore the West’s great traditions

New York Post 10 May 2021
’I’m terrified of the woke radicals at my kids’ school”. Rarely a week goes by when I don’t hear some variation on this gripe from fellow parents in New York City ... Following doctoral studies in Rome and ordination as a priest, Kolbe ­returned to his homeland, where he started a newspaper, a radio station and a monastic community outside Warsaw ... ....

Warsaw Accuses Minsk of Persecuting Poles Based on Nationality

Urdu Point 07 Apr 2021
... Minister, told Radio Poland on Wednesday. WARSAW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 07th April, 2021) The Belarusian government persecutes Poles on the basis of their nationality, Michal Dworczyk, the head of the Chancellery of the Polish Prime Minister, told Radio Poland on Wednesday....

Vaccination Passports Only Make Sense When Vaccines Commonly Available - Polish Ministry

Urdu Point 06 Apr 2021
WARSAW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 06th April, 2021) Vaccination passports can only be introduced after COVID-19 vaccines are available to everyone, Waldemar Kraska, Poland's deputy health minister, said on Tuesday ... Kraska said in an interview with Polskie Radio....

Belarus Detains Polish Journalist As Tensions With Warsaw Rise

Beijing News 25 Mar 2021
Another member of the Polish community in Belarus has been detained by police amid rising tensions between Warsaw and Minsk ... Warsaw has also called for coordinated action to help the opposition movement in Belarus, the site of protests since a presidential election in August 2020 handed Lukashenka a sixth term amid allegations the vote was fixed....

Poland Ready to Offer Investor 49% Participation in Future Nuclear Power Plant - Official

Urdu Point 10 Mar 2021
WARSAW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 10th March, 2021) Poland is seeking an investor for its future nuclear power plant and offers up to 49-percent participation in the enterprise, Secretary of State for Strategic Energy ......

Media blackout in Poland to protest new ad tax

The Times of India 10 Feb 2021
WARSAW. 's main private channel TVN and radio stations went off air and newspapers blacked out their front pages on Wednesday to protest against a proposed advertising tax for non-state outlets ... Radio stations also suspended service, with Radio Zet informing its listeners that the tax would mean "liquidation for some media businesses"....

EU Frets Over Hungarian Radio Closure, Levy On Polish Media

News18 10 Feb 2021
... and Warsaw proposed a levy on private media....

Holocaust research could hinge on Polish libel case

Sandhills Express 08 Feb 2021
By GUY DAVIES and DRAGANA JOVANOVIC, ABC News ... Jewish organizations and historians have warned that the outcome, expected on Feb ... Leszczyńska brought the case in Warsaw district court in June 2019 after hearing about the allegation on the radio, said Engelking, the founder and director of the Polish Center of Holocaust Research ... “Let’s be frank....