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The Hungarians have good reason to trust in Mercedes

“There are six thousand companies founded fully or partly with German capital operating in Hungary, which influence the lives of over one million Hungarians”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said.

Another record year expected in EU funding disbursements

Hungary will not lose a cent of EU funding if it draws down 2,100 billion forints and fulfills plans to pay out another record sum Nándor Csepreghy said.

HUF 2100 Billion needs to be drawn down from Brussels this year

János Lázár, who is currently in Brussels, said the fact that Hungary needs to draw down 2100 billion forints (EUR 6.5bn) in European Union funding this year is a significant challenge.

We Hungarians share the grief of the people of France

The world expresses its respect to the victims of the Paris terrorist attack. As Prime Minister of Hungary, I would first of all and most importantly like to express my most sincere condolences.

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Glory to the Jewish heroes of the Great War

The Prime Minister, January 26, 2015 1:24 PM

“Without the sacrifices that Hungarian Jews made during the First World War, it would have been impossible to defend our homeland”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said at a centenary memorial on Monday to mark the renovation of WWI graves in the Kozma Street Jewish Cemetery.

Successful year for Hungary’s foreign trade

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, January 26, 2015 5:02 PM

The new, uniform system of foreign economic governance functions well, the Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said on Friday in Budapest.

Prime Minister Orbán urges more sensible EU regulations on immigration

The Prime Minister, January 23, 2015 6:08 PM

Hungary does not promote an anti-immigration stance, but wants to see more sensible immigration policies in Europe, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday.

Awards for successful enterprises presented for the month of December 2014

Ministry for National Economy, January 23, 2015 3:04 PM

The ECB asset purchase programme announced on Thursday will help Europe, especially the Eurozone, to enter a growth phase and the expansion of European markets will also be beneficial from the aspect of the Hungarian economy and Hungary’s export volume, Minister for National Economy Mihály Varga said at the ceremony for presenting the December Awards for Successful Enterprises in Budapest.

Funding doubles for Sure Start Children’s Homes

Ministry of Human Capacities, January 23, 2015 2:15 PM

The budget available for Sure Start (Biztos Kezdet) Children’s Homes for this year is 606 million forints (EUR 1.92M), Government Spokesperson Éva Kurucz said in Monor, near Budapest, at a press conference held jointly with Minister of State for Social Affairs and Inclusion Károly Czibere.

Road toll system to be amended at several points

Ministry of National Development, January 23, 2015 11:14 AM

While reinforcing the theoretical foundation of the system, the government decided to make several changes in relation with the road toll system. According to the announcement made by János Fónagy, county vignettes will be valid up to the first exit ramp after a county border instead of the last one before the border as of 1 February, 2015, and there will be several new toll-free sections as well.