The Government will insist on tax reductions “tooth and nail”, the Minister of State at the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister stated at a press conference.
Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson has said that unfounded news reports were released regarding the relocation of the Prime Minister’s Office to the Castle of Buda.
“2017 will be about tax cuts, pay rises and increased support for families, while we must also apply all possible instruments to increase Hungary’s and Europe’s security”, Parliamentary State Secretary Csaba Dömötör from the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister emphasised at his press conference on the last day of the year.
“Hungary is gaining strength thanks to the performance of the Hungarian people, which in turn enables a reduction in taxes and an increase in wages without the need to increase government debt”, Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson said at a press conference on Saturday.
Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson has told the Hungarian newspaper Magyar Idők that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is prepared to veto the mandatory relocation quota at the EU summit this week.
Parliamentary State Secretary Csaba Dömötör has told Hungarian news agency MTI that the EU’s Home Affairs Council had made it clear again that the European Commission would not withdraw its decisions made on mandatory relocation. This means that a prolonged debate is to be expected, Mr. Dömötör said.
As regards the fact that the bill for constitutional amendment – which would have banned the relocation of non-Hungarian people to Hungary without the consent of the National Assembly – did not get the necessary two thirds of the votes, Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson has told Hungarian television channel M1 that another form of legal solution should be sought and those tools should be taken into account that safeguard security in Hungary.
“The Hungarian Government would like to have the issue of the mandatory relocation quota permanently removed from the agenda at the next EU summit”, Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson said on Hungarian M1 television’s Friday evening current affairs programme.
“The sixtieth anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and War of Independence sends the message that the Hungarians are a people of freedom, who stand up for justice even against the tide” Parliamentary State Secretary Csaba Dömötör from the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister said.