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Hungary to host EuroSkills competition in 2018

At the opening ceremony of the Profession Star Festival, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán announced that in 2018 Hungary will host the EuroSkills competition.

Adopting the Fundamental Law was a historic undertaking

Enacting the Fundamental Law had been a historic undertaking and a necessity, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán declared at the conference entitled “Dialogue and Identity”.

Member States should have as much freedom in migration matters as possible

At the emergency summit of the EU Heads of State and Government convened for Thursday, Viktor Orbán will argue for Member States to receive as much freedom in solving their own problems as possible.

Motorway to be constructed between Miskolc and Kassa

PM Orbán announced that development of the Miskolctapolca spa and Diósgyőr Castle will continue, and an industrial zone of one thousand hectares will be established in the Borsod County seat.

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The EU is the victim of migration, not the cause

Prime Minister’s Office, April 27, 2015 6:09 PM

In an interview with public TV channel M1, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said that Hungary shares the opinion that the EU is the victim of migration and not the cause, in the sense that it must deal with the situation in some way.

National consultation on immigration to begin

Prime Minister’s Office, April 24, 2015 5:07 PM

A change in the Government’s immigration policy requires wider social support, and therefore the Government has put together a questionnaire of twelve questions as part of a national consultation concerning immigration, economic immigration and terrorism.

The borders of Europe must be defended

The Prime Minister, April 24, 2015 11:07 AM

The borders of Europe must be defended, and to this end, the European Union must also take policing and military action, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday in the radio programme Kossuth Rádió 180 minutes.

Brussels consent a milestone

Prime Minister’s Office, April 24, 2015 7:59 AM

János Lázár takes the view that the agreement between Hungary, Russia and the EU may be regarded as a milestone towards cheaper electricity. At the press conference conducted under the title Governmentinfo 5, the Minister tackled the case of Altus, the brokerage scandal, the Kaposvár homicide, and the 2016 budget.

10th international conference on EU operative programmes held in Budapest

Ministry for National Economy, April 24, 2015 10:10 AM

The Ministry for National Economy organized for the tenth time a two-day international conference with the title “Double Challenge: the Launching and Closing of Competitiveness Operative Programmes.”

Hungary is the Second Largest Troop Contributing Nation in the Joint V4 Battle Group

Ministry of Defence, April 24, 2015 8:43 AM

Hungary will be the second largest troop contributing nation in the joint battle group of the Visegrád Four countries which is to be set up in 2016, Minister of Defence Csaba Hende said at a meeting of V4 defence ministers in Tomášov, Slovakia on Thursday, 23 April.

Azerbaijan will supply natural gas to Europe

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 23, 2015 2:18 PM

Following a two-day meeting of the Hungarian-Azerbaijani Joint Economic Committee in Budapest, on Wednesday Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said that Azerbaijan will definitely supply natural gas to Europe; any other concept for diversification of Europe’s gas supply is for now only a long-term plan or a dream.