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Péter Szijjártó

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Increased importance for Hungarian-Cypriot cooperation

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 18, 2018 12:19 PM

“The importance of operation between Hungary and Cyprus is gaining importance in view of the fact that, as the debates on the future of the European Union become increasingly intense, cooperation between countries that insist on their national identity, historic traditions and Christian cultural heritage, are becoming increasingly important”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Thursday following talks with Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides in Nicosia.

Péter Szijjártó discusses tighter V4 relations in Slovakia

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 18, 2018 9:33 AM

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó held talks on tightening relations between the countries of the Visegrád Group (V4) with Slovakian Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák and Speaker of Parliament Andrej Danko in Bratislava on Wednesday.

Relations between the Hungarian and Slovakian governments are better than ever

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 17, 2018 2:45 PM

“The governments of the two countries are maintaining the best ever relationship in the cooperation between Hungary and Slovakia, which is based on mutual respect” Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at a press conference in Bratislava on Wednesday.

Péter Szijjártó holds talks with Serbian energy minister

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 17, 2018 11:40 AM

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó held talks with Serbian Minister of Energy and Mining Aleksandar Antić in Budapest on Tuesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI.

Hungary could re-join the International Bank for Economic Cooperation

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 17, 2018 11:37 AM

“The Government is in negotiation concerning Hungary’s re-joining of the International Bank for Economic Cooperation (IBEC) in the interests of increasing available international resources”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Tuesday following talks with IBEC Chairman Denis Ivanov.

Thermo Fisher inaugurates new regional service and development centre in Budapest

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2018 12:38 PM

American biotechnology product development company Thermo Fisher opened its new regional service and development centre on Tuesday, in the Advance Tower building in Budapest.

Hungary has an interest in maintaining good neighbourly relations with Ukraine

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 15, 2018 7:24 PM

“Hungary has an interest in maintaining good neighbourly relations with Ukraine, and its wish is that its eastern neighbour be a democratic country that respects its international commitments, and which regards the national minorities living within its borders, including the Hungarian community, as a resource”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared on Monday in Luxembourg.

There are no human rights linked to the illegal crossing of borders or the arbitrary choosing of target countries

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 15, 2018 5:56 PM

“There are no human rights linked to the illegal crossing of borders or the arbitrary choosing of target countries, and accordingly whenever the European Union takes action with relation to migration, it must always set out from the foundations of international law, which makes it clear that migration is not a human right”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared at a press conference on Monday.

Hungary will not vote through any sanctions against Poland

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 15, 2018 10:19 AM

“Hungary will not vote through any sanctions against Poland and can count on Poland’s support throughout the Article 7 proceedings”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared on Monday in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI prior to a one-day meeting of EU foreign ministers in Luxembourg.

Central Europe’s expectation with respect to the European Commission is that the Brexit negotiations end in an agreement

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 15, 2018 10:11 AM

The termination of Great Britain’s EU membership (Brexit) is bad news for the European Union and particularly for Central Europe, and for this reason the expectation of the region’s EU countries with respect to the European Commission and the EU’s institutions responsible is that they do everything possible to achieve an agreement at the Brexit negotiations”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said.