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  • Her statements make Vera Jourová unfit for her job 29/09/2020
    The statements made by Vice President of the European Commission Vera Jourová render her unfit for the job of EU commissioner, Minister of State for International Communication and Relations Zoltán Kovács stated on the public service television news channel M1 on Tuesday morning.
  • MOL to construct rubber bitumen plant in Tatarstan 29/09/2020
    “MOL will be constructing a rubber bitumen production plant in the Russian Republic of Tatarstan with an investment of thirteen million dollars”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced on Monday in Budapest after receiving Deputy Prime Minister of Tatarstan Albert Karimov.
  • Commission Vice President Vera Jourová insulted Hungary, therefore must resign 29/09/2020
    Prime Minister Viktor Orbán contacted President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen in a letter, informing her that due to derogatory statements seeking to humiliate Hungary and the Hungarian people, he will suspend bilateral political relations with Vera Jourová, Vice President of the Commission, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the […]
  • Hungary fully supports and realises European solidarity 29/09/2020
    Hungary fully supports and itself realises European solidarity, Justice Minister Judit Varga stated at a conference held in Salzburg on Monday as part of a panel discussion entitled “Europe, coronavirus and democracy: threats and opportunities” where one of the questions was whether there was enough solidarity among EU Member States.
  • Migration is not an alternative for Europe 29/09/2020
    Distribution on the basis of mandatory quotas “has always been a red line” for Hungary, and in this Austria is one of its most important allies, Judit Varga, head of the Ministry of Justice which is also responsible for EU affairs told the Hungarian news agency MTI on Friday regarding the European Commission’s migration and […]
  • Hungary and Poland to establish joint legal institute 29/09/2020
    Hungary and Poland are establishing a joint comparative law institute in the interests of taking action against “the suppression of opinions by liberal ideology”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced on Monday after receiving his Polish counterpart Zbigniew Rau in Budapest.
  • Ever more people require hospitalisation 28/09/2020
    In the past few weeks, there has been a rise in the number of persons requiring hospitalisation due to coronavirus infection, the Chief Medical Officer said at the Monday online press conference of the Operational Group responsible for the fight against the coronavirus epidemic.
  • At weekend police took action in 142 instances 28/09/2020
    At the weekend, the police took action in 142 instances on the basis of the government decree that entered into force last Monday due to the coronavirus epidemic, the deputy head of the duty centre of the Operational Group responsible for the fight against the pandemic said at an online press conference held on Monday.
  • We must protect people’s health whilst preventing country from grinding to a halt 28/09/2020
    As many as 1.8 million people stated their opinions which can be summed up as “we must protect everyone’s health, but the country should not grind to a halt, and it is in this spirit that we are taking action,” the Spokesperson of the Government Communication Centre said on the public service television news channel […]
  • World-class respirators produced in Hungary ready for use in hospitals 28/09/2020
    “The 1000 world-class quality respirators ordered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and which have already been manufactured by Celitron Medical Technologies Limited, will be made available to the Hungarian healthcare system within just a few days”, Péter Szijjártó said in Vác on Friday.
  • If we did it once before, we will succeed conquering the epidemic again 27/09/2020
    There will be a vaccine against the coronavirus for Hungary, and everyone who wants to will have access to it in good time, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on TV2’s programme ‘Facts’ on Sunday evening. Regarding the fight against the epidemic, the Prime Minister highlighted that if we did it once before, we will succeed […]
  • Thoughts of great things are conceived not only in Budapest 27/09/2020
    While the country is undergoing an important phase of transformation, thoughts of great things are conceived not only in Budapest. One of the prime examples of this is the possibility created for distilling home-made ‘pálinka’, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated in Becsehely, Zala County.
  • Prime Minister Viktor Orbán wished UN happy birthday 27/09/2020
    Prime Minister Viktor Orbán wished the UN happy birthday on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of its foundation.
  • Extension of credit debt repayment moratorium to help more than a million people 26/09/2020
    The extension of the credit debt repayment moratorium could provide meaningful help for more than a million people, the Parliamentary State Secretary of the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister said in a video message on Saturday.
  • All health care conditions are available for fight against virus in Hungary 26/09/2020
    The required number of hospital beds, medical equipment and staff are available in Hungary, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said regarding the fight against the coronavirus epidemic in a video message posted on his Facebook account on Saturday morning.
  • New proposal still features mandatory distribution 26/09/2020
    The European Commission’s new proposal still features the mandatory distribution of migrants among Member States, the Chief Security Advisor to the Prime Minister said on the Friday evening programme of the public service television news channel M1.
  • Taking in migrants may be made compulsory based on new migration and asylum proposal package 26/09/2020
    Hungary does not support the European Commission’s new migration and asylum proposal package as it may force Hungary to take in migrants, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stressed in an interview given to the news agency Reuters on Friday.
  • Hungary welcomes the commencement of the Doha negotiations 25/09/2020
    Hungary welcomes the commencement of the negotiations between the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the Taliban in Doha. As a member state of NATO, which is an active participant in the establishment of the Afghanistan peace process, we encourage the negotiating parties to take this historic opportunity to resolve their existing differences in a peaceful […]
  • The government is supporting enterprises that are taking part in the fight against unemployment 25/09/2020
    “Enterprises that are taking part in the fight against unemployment can count on the government’s support”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó emphasised on Friday in Kazincbarcika, where he presented a funding certificate to Green Plan Energy Environmental Protection Limited within the framework of the Competitiveness-Increasing Program.
  • Hungary welcomes the negotiations started in Doha 24/09/2020
    Hungary welcomes the negotiations started between the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the Taliban in Doha. As a NATO member state actively contributing to the peace process in Afghanistan, Hungary encourages the parties to seize this historic opportunity and to resolve their existing conflicts peacefully through negotiations.