On Wednesday evening the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister informed MTI that the Government has decided to make a recommendation to Budapest City Council and the Hungarian Olympic Committee that they withdraw Budapest’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics.
Csaba Dömötör takes the view that Brussels is seeking to withdraw ever more Member State powers from EU Member States without authorisation from the citizens of the EU, but the Hungarian Government will fight these attempts, the Tuesday issue of the newspaper Magyar Idők reports.
“Compared to the last day of Parliament, today minimum wages are much higher, corporation taxes have fallen significantly, family tax benefits have increased and VAT on internet access has been reduced”, the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister’s Parliamentary State Secretary, Csaba Dömötör said at a press conference in Budapest on Saturday.
The Government will submit to Parliament the legislative package on the detention of illegal migrants on Tuesday, Bence Tuzson, State Secretary for Government Communication announced at his press conference held in Budapest.
The Government would like for the Hungarian people themselves to have the right to decide on issues determining their future, and to prevent Brussels from engaging in stealthy legislation in other areas, similar to the issue of immigration, Csaba Dömötör said at a press conference.
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.