There will be 278 new government windows by next March, and a number of procedural fees will be reduced or done away with altogether as of 1 January.
The majority of Members of Parliament take the view that national sovereignty must be protected, Miniszter Péter Szijjártó told journalists in summary of the five-party consultation held.
The national flag was hoisted with full military honours at Kossuth Square on the anniversary of the 1948-49 Revolution and War of Independence and the Memorial Day for the Martyrs of Arad.
"The UN must take a leading role in providing a solution”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at the 70th general debate of the United Nations General Assembly.
Border policing cooperation within the framework of the V4 may start already as of next week, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on the news programme of the public service television channel M1 on Thursday.
The migration crisis can only be resolved within the framework of a comprehensive political cooperation scheme which involves the North-African countries which have to date played a key role in curbing the flood of illegal immigration afflicting the Mediterranean region, the State Secretary for Economic Diplomacy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade told the Hungarian News Agency MTI in a statement made by telephone from Rabat on Thursday.
An agreement was reached by the Visegrád countries that the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland will also take part in the protection of the external border of the European Union and the Schengen zone on Hungary’s southern border, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told Hungarian journalists on Thursday in Luxembourg.
Corporate responsibility has been a key factor of sustainable social and economic growth, and it has also had a positive impact on the long-term prosperity of enterprises, participants of the conference organized by the Ministry for National Economy and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) stressed.
Hungary will initiate that the European Union (EU) provide immediate USD 300 million (HUF 83 billion) aid for Iraqi Kurdistan for the care of refugees as in the absence of prompt relief, those seeking shelter there will soon set out for Europe, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told the Hungarian News Agency MTI in his statement made on Wednesday by telephone from Erbil.
State Secretary for Energy András Aradszki has said that international cooperation is essential for energy security and sustainable energy management, its primary aims being to eliminate the risk factors related to supply routes and to support energy trading. Mr. Aradszki was speaking at the Budapest Energy Charter Forum, which was jointly organised on 07 October 2015 by the Ministry of National Development and the Energy Charter Secretariat.
According to the Minister of State of the Ministry of National Economy, Hungary demonstrated an outstanding economic performance in 2014: the growth rate of the gross domestic product accelerated by 3.7 per cent, and as a result, the performance of the economy reached the pre-crisis level.
Scheduled to coincide with its regular annual meeting organized this year in Lima, Peru, the International Monetary Fund published the latest World Economic Outlook, a study on global growth prospects.