Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Péter Szijjártó

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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Government concludes strategic partnership agreement with Swiss Rehau Group

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 17, 2018 10:13 AM

“The Government has concluded a strategic partnership agreement with the Swiss Rehau-Automotive Group, within the framework of which it will be providing 7.1 billion forints (EUR 21.8 million) in non-returnable funding towards the establishment of the company’s second production plant in Hungary”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in Újhártyán, Pest County.

The Hungarian Government was the only one in Europe to ask the people about immigration

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 17, 2018 9:45 AM

“In contrast to the claim made by the French Minister for EU Affairs, Hungary was the only state in Europe in which the Government asked the people’s opinion on illegal immigration”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Sunday.

Ford opens new regional service centre in Hungary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 14, 2018 7:10 PM

Automotive industry manufacturer Ford has opened a new service centre in Budapest. At the opening ceremony, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó stressed that that the new facility means Ford’s largest administrative centre in Europe is being established in Hungary.

There are increasing numbers of Hungarian investors

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 14, 2018 5:43 PM

“It is highly welcome that there are more and more Hungarian investors in the country, and that while in 2016 German and American companies were the largest investors in Hungary, the Hungarians have come up into second place, and during the first half of this year the most investments were realised by Hungarian enterprises”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in Miskolc at the inauguration of the new plant constructed by large tool design and manufacturing company Spinto Hungary Limited.

This is the revenge of the pro-immigration MEPs

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 12, 2018 4:03 PM

“The decision of the European Parliament on the adoption of the Sargentini Report is the petty revenge of the pro-immigration politicians”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at a press conference in Budapest on Wednesday.

Bridgestone to launch new investment project in Tatabánya

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 11, 2018 10:33 AM

“Japanese tyre manufacturer Bridgestone is launching a new, 9.2 billion forint (EUR 28.3 million) investment project in Tatabánya, towards which the Hungarian Government is providing 826 million forints (EUR 2.5 million) in non-returnable funding”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced on Monday in Budapest.

Continued native language education guarantees the further existence of cross-border Hungarians

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 10, 2018 6:57 PM

“Continued native language education is one of the greatest guarantors of the further existence of cross-border Hungarian peoples”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told reporters on Monday with relation to the fact that the official opening of the new academic year of the previously closed Catholic Lyceum in Marosvásárhely (Târgu Mureș) is being held on Monday.

Péter Szijjártó receives Governor of Osaka

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 10, 2018 6:54 PM

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó received Governor of Osaka Ichirō Matsui, the Ministry said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Monday.

The Sargentini Report is a collection of qualified lies

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, September 10, 2018 1:36 PM

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó called the Sargentini Report “a collection of qualified lies” at a press conference in Budapest on Monday.