“We must adapt to the new international conditions in the interests of increasing the country’s competitiveness”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at a business forum organised by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Budapest on Friday.
Thanks to the new investment and development project to be realised by ZF Hungária Limited, the production activities of the company’s plant in Eger will be expanded to include the manufacturing of eight-gear automatic transmission systems for cars; the investment will create a minimum of 770 new jobs”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Friday in Budapest at a press conference to announce the new investment in Eger by ZF Hungária Ltd.
“Difficult issues with relation to neighbouring countries can only be solved through developing mutual trust”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared in a speech at the plenary session of the Forum of Representatives of the Carpathian Basin (KMKF) in the Parliament Building in Budapest on Friday.
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 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.
“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.
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.
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.
The Hungarian Government offers its most sincere condolences to the families of the victims of the London attack, and wishes the injured swift recovery, the Foreign Ministry informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Wednesday evening.