“Hungary and Hong Kong represent the two ends of China’s concept of the modern Silk Road”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a telephone statement to Hungarian news agency MTI from Hong Kong on Thursday.
Mr. Szilveszter Bus, Deputy State Secretary for Opening to the South represented the Hungarian Government at the “Tunisia 2020” international investment conference held in Tunis on November 29-30, 2016.
“Hungary put forward three concrete proposals for the acceleration od the European Union enlargement process on Tuesday in Warsaw”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced at a joint press conference held by the Visegrád Group foreign ministers and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, following talks in the Polish capital that also included the foreign ministers of six Western Balkan countries.
“Budapest and Warsaw agree that Central Europe could become the engine of European growth”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told Hungarian news agency MTI following negotiations with Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski in Warsaw.
“Hungary wants to be the engine of cooperation between Central Europe and Central Asia, in which Tajikistan could be one of its important partners”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said following talks with his Tajik counterpart.
The foundation stone of Kühne +Nagel Ltd’s new regional vehicle parts distribution centre has been laid at the industrial park in Páty; the 5 billion forint (EUR 16M) investment project represents the launch of the national industrial park programme.
“The orientation of foreign policy will remain unchanged in future and we will continue to reacts just as firmly as before to attacks on Hungary”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at his annual hearing before the joint session of Parliament’s Economic and Foreign Affairs committees.
French-owned Sanofi Aventis Cls. is expanding its factory in Miskolc with an investment of 5 billion forints; the pharmaceuticals company is installing a high-speed syringe-filling and inspection production line”, the Group’s Vice-President Philippe Luscan announced on site.
“During his telephone conversation with Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, United States President-elect Donald Trump expressed his thanks for Hungary’s support of American Hungarians and also said he had always had great respect for Hungary”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at an event in reply to a question from the press.
“Hungary could play a leading role in automotive industry innovation thanks to the fact that ThyssenKrupp is making a long-term commitment to Hungary”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó stressed following the signing of a strategic partnership agreement between the Government and ThyssenKrupp Presta Limited.