Audit of the institutional system of EEA and Norwegian Financial Mechanisms and of the beneficiaries of the Financial Mechanisms and the funding received from the Financial Mechanisms, and of the application of other domestic and international funding paid out to management organisations.
The Krakow Book Fair, organised this year for the eighteenth time and with Hungary as a special guest, starts on 23 October with an opening speech by István Íjgyártó, State Secretary for Cultural Diplomacy.
Economic cooperation between Hungary and the United States is a real success story within our bilateral relations and the Hungarian Government is doing everything in its power to provide the most attractive investment environment in Europe – Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó announced to leaders of large U.S. companies on Tuesday in Washington.
The fact that South-Korea is interested in and ready to welcome Hungarian enterprises shows the success of the South-Korean-Hungarian Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP), Deputy State Secretary for International Economic Relations Antal Nikoletti said at a press conference that followed a presentation of the first-year results of this economic consultation programme.
The Government will present next year’s tax laws to Parliament on Tuesday, the Government Spokesperson announced at a press conference held together with the Minister of National Economy. Éva Kurucz stressed, in addition to supporting employment and the raising of children, the most important objective of the fiscal system is to boost economic growth. The budget bill will be presented to Parliament by 31 October.
The Government will create further new jobs in the next four years, and seeks to achieve full employment in cooperation with the world of business as well as to significantly increase the number of qualified workers, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Tuesday in Budapest at the ceremony held on the occasion of the opening of the training centre of Siemens.
Minister of National Development Miklós Seszták represented Hungary at the annual meeting of information and communications technology ministers in Busan, South Korea, on 19 October, 2014. The ICT ministers of the 52 countries attending the event adopted a common statement on the future vision of the sector.
Wages in real terms are up by 2.9 percent in the initial eight months of the year. The number of people employed in the private sector – at enterprises with at least five employees – increased significantly, by 54 thousand in August in comparison to the same period of the previous year. In the initial eight months of this year, average gross wage was HUF 234 600 and, excluding public work schemes, it was HUF 246 400 in Hungary.
The Government and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (KKM) are calling for full publicity with regard to the entry ban imposed by the United States of America – Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at a press conference held on Saturday afternoon in Budapest.
Minister of Justice László Trócsányi, Hungary's former Ambassador to France, participated in the commemoration of the 58th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution in Paris on 19 October.