Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Péter Szijjártó

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Leading news

Increasing economic cooperation between Hungary and Vietnam

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 24, 2017 11:12 AM

Economic cooperation between Hungary and Vietnam could increase in several sectors: on Thursday, some eighty Hungarian and Vietnamese enterprises engaged in negotiations at an event in Budapest organised by the Hungarian National Trading House Cls. (HNTH), and on Friday the tow agreements are expected to be signed at the meeting of the Hungary-Vietnam Joint Economic Committee.

The European Union must be protected from hypocritical and deceitful Brussels bureaucrats

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 24, 2017 11:05 AM

“The European Union must be protected from hypocritical and deceitful Brussels bureaucrats like the First Vice-President of the European Commission”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in reaction to statements by Frans Timmermans at a press conference in Budapest on Thursday.

American criticism of Hungarian democracy have practically ceased since President Trump took office

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 23, 2017 1:46 PM

“The regular criticism of Hungarian democracy that occurred during the previous administration has to all intents and purposes ceased since President Donald Trump took office”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in an interview for the Associated Press.

István Mikola’s talks in Canada

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 23, 2017 12:44 PM

Dr István Mikola, State Secretary for Security Policy and International Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade had talks in Ottawa on 22 March where he met, among others, with Timothy Sargent, Deputy Minister for International Trade, and Alexandra Bugailiskis, Assistant Deputy Minister responsible for our region.

No information about Hungarian victims

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 23, 2017 10:45 AM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has no information about Hungarian nationals having been involved in the London attack on Wednesday, the Ministry’s press chief told the public service television news channel M1.

23 March - the Day of Hungarian-Polish Friendship

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 23, 2017 10:14 AM

According to the decision of our Parliaments, we have been celebrating the Day of Hungarian-Polish Friendship on 23 March every year since 2007.

Péter Szijjártó pledges increased and extended Hungarian military participation in the fight against terrorism

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 22, 2017 8:19 PM

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó pledged increased and extended Hungarian military participation at the international conference against terrorism held in Washington on Wednesday.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs warns tourists travelling to Italy on anniversary of Treaties of Rome

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 22, 2017 5:12 PM

“Traffic and tourist restrictions are expected over the weekend in the Italian capital because of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaties of Rome”, the Consular Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade informed Hungarian citizens travelling to Rome.

“We have performed all the political work necessary” for the success of Hungarian companies in Georgia

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, March 20, 2017 11:59 AM

“We have performed all of the political work necessary to assure the success of Hungarian companies on the Georgian market, no open political issues remain between Hungary and Georgia”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in Tbilisi following talks with Georgian leaders.