Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Péter Szijjártó

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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The development of the Hungarian economy must be moved forward into a new phase

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 27, 2016 2:40 PM

“The development of the Hungarian economy must be moved forward into a new phase; attracting sectors of industry that rely on research & development and innovation is the next target”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in Budapest.

Péter Szijjártó gives interview to CNN on migration and the referendum

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 26, 2016 8:30 AM

American news channel CNN interviewed Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó on the subject of migration and the upcoming referendum.

Hungary is nominating itself for membership of the UN Human Rights Council

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 26, 2016 8:29 AM

“Hungary is nominating itself for membership of the UN Human Rights Council”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced in his speech during the General Debate of the ongoing 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

Economic and education issues were the main topics at the Foreign Minister’s bilateral talks

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 26, 2016 8:28 AM

Economic and education issues were the main topics of discussion at Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó’s bilateral negotiations on Friday.

Similar incidents to the recent attack on a Hungarian truck driver put the case in a different light

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 26, 2016 8:26 AM

“When people talk about the dangers of illegal immigration, incidents similar to the recent attack on a Hungarian truck driver in France put the case in a different light”, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Press Chief Tamás Menczer said at a press conference.

David Gordon Stuart has made his farewell visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 23, 2016 5:37 PM

His Excellency David Gordon Stuart, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Commonwealth of Australia to Hungary has made his farewell visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and was received by dr. Petra Pana, Deputy State Secretary for Foreign Economic Affairs on the 23rd of September 2016.

Foreign Minister Szijjártó holds bilateral talks on diplomatic and economic issues

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 21, 2016 1:56 PM

Diplomatic and economic issues were on the agenda at bilateral talks held by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó on Tuesday, who is in New York attending the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly.

It is not right to apply pressure on certain countries to admit refugees, says Hungarian Foreign Minister

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 20, 2016 6:00 PM

“The pressure put on certain countries to admit refugees is unacceptable”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó stressed in a statement to Hungarian News Agency MTI prior to the opening of the United Nations General Assembly’s autumn session in New York.

The Islamic State represents a civilizational threat to Christian communities

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 20, 2016 3:29 PM

At the United Nations Summit on Refugees and Migrants underway in New York, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó called attention to the fact that the Islamic State terrorist organisation represents a civilizational threat to Christian communities.