Special Report: Poland's roads to ruin




 
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Special Report: Poland's roads to ruin
 
October 24th, 2013  
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Special Report: Poland's roads to ruin
By Christian Lowe and Dagmara Leszkowicz MSZANA, Poland (Reuters) - When Poland started handing out billions of euros worth of contracts for a wave of road-building five years ago, everyone was meant to benefit. Poland would bring its decrepit transport system into the 21st century, European construction firms would win contracts at a time of recession, and the European Union, whose cash helped fund the work, could point to how it was helping. Poland got its roads, for the most part. But in many other ways the enterprise, one of the biggest construction projects in Europe, went seriously ...




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