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Only work can ensure sustainable welfare

It is thanks to companies like Suzuki that 455 000 more people work in Hungary now than in 2010, Viktor Orbán said at a ceremony held on the occasion of introducing the new Suzuki model.

Economic growth to remain sustainable and stable

The economic growth of Hungary will remain sustainable and stable in 2015 as well, the 2.5 per cent projected growth rate is still realistic – Mihály Varga said.

The next years will be about hardworking people

The next years will have to be about people who work hard every single day – Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated in his State of the Nation address delivered in Várkert Bazár in Budapest on Friday.

The aim is to transfer more gas to Hungary via Turkey

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stressed that there is a need to develop a solution to ensure gas supply to Central Europe – and thus to Hungary – via Turkey.

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An extra HUF 40 billion available for extending the public work scheme

Prime Minister’s Office, March 5, 2015 2:39 PM

As opposed to media reports, the government expects to have 15-20 thousand more public workers this year than last year, due to the fact that in 2015, an extra HUF 40 billion will be available for this purpose in addition to last year’s increased HUF 230 billion – Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said.

An audio equipment production company is to create more than 400 new jobs in Pécs

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 5, 2015 4:49 PM

It was announced at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade on Thursday at a press conference that Harman, a U.S. based audio equipment production company will create 420 new jobs through an investment of HUF 3.5 billion.

One of the lowest February fiscal deficit figures of the decade registered in Hungary

Ministry for National Economy, March 5, 2015 4:00 PM

Over the past ten years, the state budget deficit in the month of February was lower than the current one only on two occasions. In the second month of the year, the deficit of the central sub sector of the state budget was HUF 256.9bn, well below the amount of HUF 407.9bn recorded in February last year.

The Hungarian Jewish Cultural Association proposes the establishment of a Holocaust memorial in Budapest

Prime Minister’s Office, March 5, 2015 4:02 PM

In his opening speech, Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office announced at the meeting of the Jewish Community Roundtable held on Thursday that the Hungarian Jewish Cultural Association proposed the establishment of a central Holocaust memorial in Budapest on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Holocaust.

Modern agriculture cannot exist without electronification and state-of-the-art IT systems

Ministry of Agriculture, March 5, 2015 1:41 PM

“Neither our extremely complex agrarian funding system nor tracking, which is a fundamental principle in food production, would be capable of functioning without the general application of information technology, and accordingly it is worth investing in these technologies at both individual and community level”, Deputy State Secretary for Agricultural Economy Zsolt Feldman said in Kecskemét today at a conference entitled Precision Farming and Digital Trends in Agriculture.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received the leaders of local governments affected by the Buda-Cash scandal

The Prime Minister, March 4, 2015 2:06 PM

PM Viktor Orbán received the leaders of those 67 local governments that were affected by the Buda-Cash scandal. A decision has been made on the government providing financially endangered local governments an extraordinary support of approximately HUF 245 million – Bertalan Havasi announced.