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Taking care of persecuted Christians is a natural obligation of Hungary

Prime Minister’s Office, October 13, 2017 6:53 PM

According to Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjén, taking care of and helping persecuted Christians is a natural obligation of Hungary as a State that has a Christian identity as well as Christian ties in its history, culture and traditions.

British-Hungarian relations must remain successful

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 13, 2017 2:49 PM

“British-Hungarian relations are a success story and must remain so regardless of whether Great Britain is or is not a member state of the European Union”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Friday at the official opening of the British Embassy’s new building in Budapest.

HUF 40 billion more to be left with businesses next year

Ministry for National Economy, October 13, 2017 12:18 PM

The taxes levied on businesses will decrease by two and a half per cent if Parliament votes for the bill submitted by Minister of National Economy Mihály Varga on Tuesday. The Minister of National Economy told the Hungarian news agency MTI: the six-year wage agreement signed last November has come up to expectations, and as a result, pursuant to his motion, the taxes payable by employers will be 2.5 per cent lower, rather than by 2 per cent, as of next January.

Preservation of Christianity is preservation of democracy all at once

Ministry of Human Capacities, October 13, 2017 12:17 PM

The preservation of the fundamental values, worldview and culture of Christianity is a question of the preservation of democracy and diversity all at once, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said on Thursday in Budapest at the International Consultation on Christian Persecution.

It isn’t the Ukrainian Government’s place to decide what is good for Transcarpathia Hungarians

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 13, 2017 11:27 AM

According to Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó, it isn’t the Ukrainian Government’s place to decide what is good for Transcarpathia Hungarians.

Is Brussels supporting tax evasion?

Ministry for National Economy, October 13, 2017 11:17 AM

“From the middle of next year, the tax office will be immediately informed of most occurrences within the Hungarian economy thanks to the fact that company invoicing will be directly linked to the authority - the most important details concerning fifty trillion forints (EUR 162bn) worth of transactions will appear immediately on the authority’s computers, and the chances of successfully avoiding taxes will drop to a fraction of the current level”, the Director of the National Tax and Customs Administration (NAV) said in an interview for Hungarian daily Magyar Idők.

People care about the National Consultation

Government, October 13, 2017 11:16 AM

According to the Prime Minister’s Chief Security Advisor, people care about the issues raised in the National Consultation.

Viktor Orbán sends letter of congratulation on 55th anniversary of the founding of Berlin’s Checkpoint Charlie Museum

The Prime Minister, October 13, 2017 11:15 AM

“My wish is that the people of Europe who profess common values should never again be separated from each other”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán wrote on the occasion of the 55th anniversary of the founding of Berlin’s Checkpoint Charlie Museum (Mauermuseum), in a letter addressed to the Director of the Foundation that operates the institution.

Hungary and Ukraine have a completely different assessment of the Ukrainian Education Act

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, October 13, 2017 11:14 AM

“Hungary and Ukraine have a completely different assessment of the Ukrainian Education Act”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in Budapest on Thursday following talks with his Ukrainian counterpart.

Hungary is a strong country now

Prime Minister’s Office, October 13, 2017 8:22 AM

Hungary is a strong country now, financially, as far as its pride is concerned, and also in its national awareness, Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjén stated in Szatmárnémeti in Romania on Thursday at the inauguration of the St. Aloysius Convent School refurbished from grants provided by the Hungarian Government.