Ministry for Innovation and Technology

László Palkovics

Ministry for Innovation and Technology

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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.

Government regards American Chamber of Commerce as an important partner

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, June 25, 2018 10:53 AM

The government regards the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) operating in Hungary as an important partner which is comprised of businesses playing a significant role in the Hungarian economy, the Minister of Innovation and Technology told journalists after the Chamber’s business forum held on Friday in Budapest.

Increased automotive industry cooperation between Hungary and Israel

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, June 13, 2018 10:16 AM

The Hungarian-Israeli Joint Committee for Economic Cooperation held its fifth session in Zalaegerszeg and Budapest on 11-12 June. “Following the meeting between the prime ministers of the two countries last summer, the development of self-driven cars has become one of the priority areas of accelerated bilateral cooperation”, Minister for Innovation and Technology and Chair of the Committee’s Hungarian delegation László Palkovics said in summary at the plenary session of the body on 12 June in Budapest.