Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Péter Szijjártó

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Leading news

Stable Turkey is in best interest of Europe and Hungary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 23, 2016 6:57 PM

There is no doubt that Europe, and Hungary in it, is only interested in the stability of Turkey, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told the Hungarian News Agency MTI on Tuesday in Ankara.

Fight against terrorism is the most important link between Hungary and New-Zealand

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 19, 2016 12:07 PM

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade takes the view that the closest link between Hungary and New-Zealand is the fight against terrorism, Péter Szijjártó said in Tapolca on Thursday where he had a meeting with New-Zealand Minister of Foreign Affairs Murray McCully.

The statement by Sweden’s Minister is unacceptable

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 15, 2016 3:12 PM

On Friday, in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said that it is strange and unacceptable that instead of seeking real solutions, Swedish Minister for Justice and Migration Morgan Johansson is judging a country that complies with regulations.

Statement on the deadly bomb attacks in Thailand

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 12, 2016 2:19 PM

Hungary firmly condemns the series of bomb attacks committed in several cities and resorts in Southern Thailand on the 11th and 12th of August, which claimed the lives of Thai nationals and injured many others, including foreign nationals.

Hungary strongly condemns the latest North Korean missile launches

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 5, 2016 12:41 PM

The Government of Hungary condemns the missile launches carried out by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on August 3, 2016 in the strongest terms.

Jean-Claude Juncker wants to protect democracy from the people

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 1, 2016 10:48 AM

On Saturday, in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said that President of the European Commission (EC) Jean-Claude Juncker wants to protect democracy from the people.

Mercedes to construct new car manufacturing plant in Hungary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, July 29, 2016 1:36 PM

“Mercedes is building a new plant next to its existing factory in Kecskemét; 150 thousand cars-a-year will be manufactured at the new plant, which is being built with an investment of 1 billion euros. The project will create 2500 new jobs and the Hungarian Government will be providing funding of 12.9bn forints (EUR 41.2M)”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced at a press conference in Budapest on Friday.

Europe is in its twenty-fourth hour

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, July 26, 2016 5:38 PM

“Europe is in its twenty-fourth hour; the prerequisite for halting the terror is the stopping of illegal immigration”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a statement issued by the Ministry to Hungarian news agency MTI on Tuesday.

Nothing can be more important that the safety of the European people

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, July 25, 2016 12:09 PM

“It is unacceptable that fear has instilled itself into the everyday lives of the people of Europe, and for this reason we must restore legal order; nothing van be more important that the safety of the European people”, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Monday.