The fourth ISCD Information and Cyber Security conference organized by the Hungarian National Security Authority was held in Budapest on 8-9 September 2014.
The government spent HUF 179 billion (EUR 590 million) last year on public employment programmes; this year HUF 231 billion (EUR 770 million) is earmarked with an additional HUF 4,7 billion (EUR 15,7 million) – said Deputy State Secretary Imre Hoffman at an expo about public employment in Békéscsaba, southeast Hungary.
Twenty-five years ago Hungary opened the borders in Sopronpuszta and this was the last step to break with communism in Hungary and in Eastern Europe, Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér said in Austria at the joint Hungarian-Austrian day of police.
Following the European Parliament’s vote on 16 April 2014, the European Police College (CEPOL) and the Hungarian authorities signed the new CEPOL headquarters agreement at an official ceremony in Budapest.
Hungary's Ministry of Interior has launched a campaign against human trafficking in cooperation with five embassies, Krisztina Berta, Deputy State Secretary for EU and International affairs and national coordinator of the anti-human trafficking campaign announced on Wednesday.
According to Minister of State Károly Kontrát, the unique license plate recognition system put into commission in Csepel on Tuesday will significantly help crime prevention.
The morals of society need to be changed in order to cut back on human trafficking – said Minister of State László Felkai. He emphasised that the knowledge and earnest work of professionals is not enough to maintain a well-organised system that helps the victims of human trafficking, as the victims themselves also need to cooperate with the helpers.
The Hungarian Ministry of the Interior's orders from the period 1945-1958 have been digitalised in a project organised by the National Archives of Hungary and the National University of Public Service.
The new government seeks to introduce a career path model for police officers, Minister Sándor Pintér said at the joint meeting of the defence, law enforcement and national security committees, where the ministerial candidate’s hearing took place.