Ministry for Innovation and Technology

László Palkovics

Ministry for Innovation and Technology

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Innovation Ministry expects constructive cooperation from Academy

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, April 17, 2019 12:59 PM

The government would like more, not less research. The goal is to ensure that the billions spent on local scientific research enhance the effectiveness and competitiveness of the Hungarian economy.

New report also supports the reorganisation of the MTA’s research institutes

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, April 10, 2019 10:49 AM

The Government wants more research, not less. The goal is for the billions spent on Hungarian scientific research to not disappear without results, but for them to be utilised in the form of patents and inventions that tangibly serve the Hungarian economy.

Hungarian-German working group to be set up to reinforce innovation cooperation

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, March 28, 2019 11:19 AM

“A Hungarian-German working group is to be set up to reinforce research and innovation cooperation between the two countries”. Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics announced in Berlin on Wednesday following talks with German Federal Minister of Education and Research Anja Karliczek.

Ministry for Innovation and Technology enters into innovation partnership with the UAE

Ministry for Innovation and Technology, March 22, 2019 3:00 PM

Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics received the Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates, Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori on 21 March 2019 in Budapest.

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.