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Hungarian flag raised before Parliament

Hungarian flag raised before ParliamentAugust 20, 2017

On Sunday morning in Budapest, the national flag on Kossuth Square in front of the Parliament Building was raised with full military honours to mark the 20 August national holiday. Photo: Gergely Botár
FINA World Aquatics Championships begin

FINA World Aquatics Championships beginJuly 16, 2017

The biggest sports event in Hungary’s history, the 17th FINA World Aquatics Championships began in Budapest on Friday evening with a spectacular opening ceremony. Photo: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
The ceremonial inauguration of the refurbished Klebelsberg Villa

The ceremonial inauguration of the refurbished Klebelsberg VillaJune 21, 2017

At the ceremonial inauguration of the refurbished Klebelsberg Villa in Budapest’s Pesthidegkút, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Europe must understand that the more of its own faith and culture it gives up, the weaker it will be politically and economically. Photo: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
We were the first to prove that the mass population movement can be stopped

We were the first to prove that the mass population movement can be stopped June 17, 2017

At an oath-taking ceremony for 1,206 border guards – or “border hunters” – in Heroes’ Square in Budapest on Saturday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Hungary was the first country to prove that the mass population movement of recent years – which had previously been seen as unstoppable – could indeed be stopped, and could be reversed.
Viktor Orbán in Hódmezővásárhely

Viktor Orbán in HódmezővásárhelyMay 26, 2017

In Hódmezővásárhely, after signing an agreement forming part of the Modern Cities Programme with Mayor István Almási, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that the city is continuing and preserving for the future the Hungary’s old traditions, way of life and culture, and for this it deserves our gratitude. Photo: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
We have always had good relations with Estonia

We have always had good relations with EstoniaMay 22, 2017

After talks with his Estonian counterpart, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Hungary has always had excellent and close relations with Estonia. Photo: Gergely Botár
Cause of the young is Hungary’s national cause

Cause of the young is Hungary’s national causeMay 4, 2017

The cause of Hungarian young people and their education in healthy lifestyles is Hungary’s number one national cause, there is nothing more important than that, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated on Thursday in the locality of Csenger in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County. Photos: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
Second fence completed along the Hungarian-Serbian border

Second fence completed along the Hungarian-Serbian borderApril 28, 2017

The second fence of the double fence system along the whole, 155 kilometre stretch of the Hungarian-Serbian border has been completed. At a press conference on Friday in Röszke, the Ministry of Interior’s Parliamentary State Secretary Károly Kontrát said that Hungarian border protection was now stronger than every before. Photos: Gergely Botár/kormany.hu
Nothing but our native land can give us a home

Nothing but our native land can give us a homeApril 13, 2017

Nothing can substitute for or replace the nation states, including Hungary, „nothing but our native land can give us a home”, Defence Minister István Simicskó said at the oath-taking ceremony held in Szentendre after the completion of the basic training of the contingent of soldiers contracted for a fixed term. Photos: Gergely Botár/kormany.hu
We need communities which proudly proclaim their Christianity today also

We need communities which proudly proclaim their Christianity today alsoApril 10, 2017

At an organ inauguration ceremony held in the Hold utca German-Speaking Reformed Church Parish church in Budapest on Sunday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that today also we need no more than to have brave communities which proudly proclaim to be Christian, European, German and Hungarian. Photo: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
Hungary intends to remain Central Europe’s engine of production

Hungary intends to remain Central Europe’s engine of productionApril 7, 2017

At the inauguration ceremony of the Apollo Tyres factory in Gyöngyöshalász on Friday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Hungary’s goal is to remain Central Europe’s engine of production, with the Indian tyre company being one of the cylinders in this engine. Photos: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
We have gained time to reinforce our lines of defence

We have gained time to reinforce our lines of defenceMarch 7, 2017

In Budapest, at a swearing-in ceremony for new police officers appointed in the second and third phases of Hungary’s border guard training course, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that the migrant flow has not come to an end but only slowed down; he stated that “Now, also, we are under siege”. Photo: Károly Árvai/kormany.hu
This year we must defend ourselves against five major attacks

This year we must defend ourselves against five major attacksFebruary 10, 2017

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán believes that the task for 2017 is for Hungarians to defend themselves against five major attacks. In his annual state of the nation address Mr. Orbán said that “This will require a new national policy”. Photo: Károly Árvai, Gergely Botár/kormany.hu
Russian-Hungarian regional economic cooperation a promising opportunity for Hungary

Russian-Hungarian regional economic cooperation a promising opportunity for HungaryFebruary 7, 2017

“Russian-Hungarian regional economic cooperation is a promising opportunity for Hungary”, the Minister of Agriculture said in a telephone statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Tuesday after visiting Smolensk County in Western Russia. Photo: Csaba Pelsőczy Csaba / Ministry of Agriculture
Border protection base of Hungarian Defence Forces completed in Kelebia

Border protection base of Hungarian Defence Forces completed in KelebiaFebruary 7, 2017

Speaking at a press conference held in Kelebia, Bács-Kiskun County, Chief of Defence Gen. Dr. Tibor Benkő announced that the Kelebia border protection base of the Hungarian Defence Forces has been completed, and the installations at Bácsalmás, Madaras and Hercegszántó are expected to be finished by the spring. Photo: Károly Árvai / Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister
Founding joint ventures could be an important future area of Russian-Hungarian agricultural cooperation

Founding joint ventures could be an important future area of Russian-Hungarian agricultural cooperationFebruary 7, 2017

“Founding joint ventures could be an important future area of Russian-Hungarian agricultural cooperation”, the two countries’ agriculture ministers determined during their negotiations in Moscow on Monday. Minister of Agriculture Sándor Fazekas and his Russian counterpart Alexander Tkachov met in the Russian capital following the official opening of the Prodexpo-2017 International Food Industry Exhibition. Photos: Csaba Pelsőczy