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Families, the economy and new jobs in the focus of 2015 tax laws

The Government will present next year’s tax laws to Parliament on Tuesday, the Government Spokesperson announced at a press conference held together with the Minister of National Economy.

The Hungarian Government seeks amicable assistance from the US

As a strategic partner and friend of the United States, the Hungarian Government is expecting to engage in a constructive dialogue with the United States, János Lázár said on Monday.

Viktor Orbán held talks with President of Swiss Confederation

Hungarian-Swiss economic cooperation is free from problems, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Didier Burkhalter, President of the Swiss Confederation concluded at their meeting held in Milan on Friday.

Paks II company in direct state owner

Decision-making mechanisms for the preparation of further contracts related to the enlargement of the Paks atomic power station must be shortened, and it is therefore imperative that MVM Paks II Zrt.

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Successful South Korean-Hungarian Knowledge Sharing Programme

Ministry for National Economy, October 22, 2014 1:53 PM

The fact that South-Korea is interested in and ready to welcome Hungarian enterprises shows the success of the South-Korean-Hungarian Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP), Deputy State Secretary for International Economic Relations Antal Nikoletti said at a press conference that followed a presentation of the first-year results of this economic consultation programme.

Government wishes to achieve full employment in cooperation with world of business

The Prime Minister, October 22, 2014 10:47 AM

The Government will create further new jobs in the next four years, and seeks to achieve full employment in cooperation with the world of business as well as to significantly increase the number of qualified workers, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Tuesday in Budapest at the ceremony held on the occasion of the opening of the training centre of Siemens.

The Hungarian Government Supports Openness and Transparency

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 21, 2014 1:40 PM

The Government and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (KKM) are calling for full publicity with regard to the entry ban imposed by the United States of America – Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at a press conference held on Saturday afternoon in Budapest.

Minister László Trócsányi commemorates 1956 Revolution in Paris

Ministry of Justice, October 21, 2014 8:40 AM

Minister of Justice László Trócsányi, Hungary's former Ambassador to France, participated in the commemoration of the 58th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution in Paris on 19 October.

Further action against illegal migration

Ministry of Interior, October 20, 2014 10:35 AM

Further joint action needs to be taken to combat illegal migration and human trafficking – Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér said on Friday in Budapest following a three-party meeting with his Austrian and Serbian counterparts.

Hungarian education in the Carpathian Basin is a common cause

Ministry of Human Capacities, October 20, 2014 11:49 AM

The success of Hungary’s national strategy largely hinges on whether Hungarians living within the Carpathian Basin can embrace Hungarian language education as a common cause, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said at a Budapest conference on Friday.

Undergraduate childcare benefit programme successful

Ministry of Human Capacities, October 20, 2014 12:15 PM

The childcare benefit programme for undergraduates introduced at the beginning of this year has already proven successful, as some 150 women have applied for it, Minister of State for Family and Youth Affairs Katalin Novák said on Sunday.

We must strive to conclude free trade agreements with every country

The Prime Minister, October 18, 2014 11:44 AM

The people of Hungary have performed well in recent years and everyone would like to work with the kind of labour and invest in the kind of secure and calculable environment that Hungary has to offer, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday in Milan. The Prime Minister was attending the two-day Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), which ended on Friday with the participation of 53 heads of state.

Hungarian-Kazakh Investment Fund to be established

The Prime Minister, October 18, 2014 10:34 AM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán attended the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) of heads of state and government in Milan on Friday, during which he held bilateral talks with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Razak to discuss, amongst others, the rapid establishment of a joint Hungarian-Kazakh investment fund and the reopening of the Hungarian Embassy in Kuala Lumpur.