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North Korea represents a global security threat, says Hungarian Foreign Minister

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2017 3:54 PM

“According to Hungary’s consistently voiced standpoint, North Korea is being led by a “mad communist dictator”, and the country represents a security threat to the whole world”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared on Monday in Luxembourg in the recess of a meeting of EU foreign ministers.

Ukraine is contravening its EU association agreement

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2017 3:38 PM

“In view of the fact that Ukraine is contravening its association agreement with the European Union, the EU-Ukraine Association Council must put this fact on the agenda of its upcoming meeting in December, in view of the fact that Ukraine’s Education Act is not reinforcing, but violating the community rights of minorities”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared on Monday in Luxembourg in the recess of the meeting of EU foreign ministers.

International collaboration is required to stop the persecution of Christians

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2017 3:22 PM

“Coordinated international action is requires to solve the problem of the persecution of Christians”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó emphasised in Budapest at the international conference on the persecution of Christians.

Kurz has never been a slave to hypocrisy

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2017 2:10 PM

“Sebastian Kurz has always spoken clearly and has never been a slave to political correctness and hypocrisy”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared on Monday in Luxembourg prior to a meeting of EU foreign ministers.

Minister of Justice László Trócsányi holds talks with French Minister for European Affairs Nathalie Loiseau

Ministry of Justice, October 16, 2017 2:09 PM

During the course of her official visit to Budapest, France’s Minister for European Affairs Nathalie Loiseau held talks with Minster of Justice László Trócsányi on 13 October 2017.

Revitalised rail passenger traffic between Hungary and Slovakia

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2017 1:57 PM

“The Hungarian Government is striving to revitalise small-scale rail passenger traffic between Hungary and Slovakia”, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Parliamentary State Secretary announced on Friday in Nagymegyer, at the 7th Local Government Free University for Hungarian mayors and members of parliament in Upper Hungary.

Viktor Orbán holds talks with the EU Special Envoy for the promotion of freedom of religion

The Prime Minister, October 16, 2017 1:46 PM

Bertalan Havasi, head of the Prime Minister’s Press Office, has informed Hungarian news agency MTI that in the Hungarian Parliament Building on Monday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received Ján Figel’, the European Union’s Special Envoy for the promotion of freedom of religion or belief outside the EU.

The leaders of persecuted Christian communities welcome the Government’s policy of supporting them

Ministry of Human Capacities, October 16, 2017 1:43 PM

“The leaders of Middle Eastern Christians Churches taking part in a three-day international conference on the persecution of Christians have confirmed that the Hungarian Government’s policy of assisting Christians who have been driven from their homes to return home is correct”, the Deputy State Secretary for Aiding Persecuted Christians said.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade expresses its sympathies with regard to the latest forest fires in Portugal

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 16, 2017 1:42 PM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade was shocked to hear about the latest wave of forest fires affecting Portugal, which according to reports so far are responsible for the deaths of 27 people, have cause extensive damage and have necessitated the evacuation of hundreds of people.

Labour market-related agreement concluded with the World Bank

Ministry for National Economy, October 16, 2017 11:22 AM

The fact that the World Bank has once again upwardly revised the growth outlook of the Hungarian economy in comparison to the previous estimate prognosticated in the spring report vindicates our economic policy measures, Minister for National Economy Mihály Varga said at the sidelines of the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank in Washington, which the Minister attended as head of the Hungarian delegation.