Ministry for Innovation and Technology

László Palkovics

Ministry for Innovation and Technology

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Hungarian-German technological and innovation cooperation must be raised to a new level

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, January 11, 2019 12:18 PM

“Hungarian-German economic, technological and innovation cooperation, which is already functioning well, must be raised to a new level”, Minister of Innovation and Technology László Palkovics stressed on Thursday in Berlin following a meeting with the Federal Republic of Germany’s Minister for Transport and Digital Infrastructure Andreas Scheuer.

The EU transferred 4.4 billion euros to Hungary for development last year

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, January 11, 2019 10:59 AM

“In 2018, the European Commission transferred 4.4 billion euros in development funding to Hungary”, the Ministry for Innovation and Technology’s Minister of State for European Union Development Projects Tamás Schanda told reporters on Monday.

Every motorway must reach the border

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, December 21, 2018 11:24 AM

“The Government will be spending 2500 billion forints (EUR 7.7bn) on road development until 2025; the two most important goals of the improvements are to ensure that all county capitals are accessible via motorway, and all motorways reach the national border”, Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics said on Thursday in Berettyóújfalu at the official inauguration of the final stretch of the M35 motorway and the first stretch of the M4 motorway.

Government stands by researchers

Ministry of National Development, December 6, 2018 6:57 PM

The government believes it is important that, upon the transformation of the local research, development and innovation system, they ensure the smooth operation of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences also during the transitional period as our core principle is that no value can be lost, Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics said at a press conference held in connection with the Thursday special general meeting of the Academy.

The Hungarian automotive industry is moving up a level

Ministry of National Development, October 17, 2018 1:46 PM

“The Hungarian automotive industry is moving up a level; the goal is for Hungary to also be a frontrunner in technological development in addition to production”, Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics said at the official opening of the Automotive Hungary international automotive industry suppliers’ expo on Wednesday.

The next EU budget must serve research and digitalisation

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, September 17, 2018 4:48 PM

“The next EU budget must concentrate on research & development, digitalisation and reinforcing cohesion”, Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics said at a press conference held by the Friends of Cohesion group of countries on Monday in Budapest.

The Academy is attempting to place pressure on the Government

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, September 12, 2018 11:48 AM

“The Ministry of Innovation and Technology is puzzled by the statement issued by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) on Tuesday, according to which negotiation between the Ministry and the Academy have come to a standstill”, the Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday in which it objected to the fact that the MTA is attempting to place pressure on the Government by issuing the statement.