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Policemen from Slovakia also participate in the protection of Hungarian borders

Policemen from Slovakia also participate in the protection of Hungarian bordersOctober 20, 2015

Fifty Slovakian policemen have arrived in Budapest to help their Hungarian colleagues at the Serbian border section of Hungary. (Minister of Interior) Sándor Pintér emphasised at a press conference that their presence proofs that Visegrád countries are giving a unified answer to the challenges posed by migration. Photo: Károly Árvai / Prime Minister’s Office
Migrants appearing on Slovenian side warranted reinstatement of border controls

Migrants appearing on Slovenian side warranted reinstatement of border controls October 17, 2015

Migrants directed by Croatia towards Slovenia appeared in the direct vicinity of the Hungarian border, at Rédics, on the Slovenian side, on Saturday morning; this is what warranted the temporary reinstatement of border controls in conformity with the Schengen regulations, the Government Spokesperson announced.
Hungary is prepared for compliance with Schengen regulations

Hungary is prepared for compliance with Schengen regulationsOctober 16, 2015

Hungary is fully prepared for ensuring that the country may only be entered on the Hungarian-Croatian border section in a controlled manner, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told journalists in Brussels. Photo: Gergely Botár/Prime Minister's Office
Central Europe’s role in the digital economy is becoming more important

Central Europe’s role in the digital economy is becoming more importantOctober 12, 2015

At the opening of the International Telecommunication Union’s World Congress, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Central Europe’s role in the digital economy will become more important; in the coming one or one and a half decades, this region will be the growth engine of the European Union.
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán agreed on development programme worth HUF 120 billion in Kaposvár

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán agreed on development programme worth HUF 120 billion in Kaposvár October 9, 2015

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán signed a development agreement worth in excess of HUF 120 billion in Kaposvár with Mayor Károly Szita (Fidesz-KDNP).
Flag set to half-mast on Parliament Square

Flag set to half-mast on Parliament SquareOctober 6, 2015

The national flag was hoisted with full military honours at Kossuth Square in front of Hungary’s Parliament building in Budapest on Tuesday morning on the anniversary of the 1948-49 Revolution and War of Independence and the Memorial Day for the Martyrs of Arad. Hungary’s flag will remain at half-mast throughout the national day of mourning as a sign of respect.
Opening ceremony of the Bank of China’s RMB clearing centre

Opening ceremony of the Bank of China’s RMB clearing centreOctober 2, 2015

Hungary has the capacity to become Central-Europe’s growth hub, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said at the opening ceremony of the Bank of China’s RMB clearing centre in Hungary. Photo: Gergely Botár
New Integrated SOS Children’s Village opens in Orosháza

New Integrated SOS Children’s Village opens in OrosházaSeptember 28, 2015

The Hungarian Government’s childcare policy is focused on providing children with families, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said on Monday at the official opening of the new SOS Children’s Village in Orosháza. The village was moved there from its previous location in Battonya.
Röszke border crossing station has been reopened

Röszke border crossing station has been reopenedSeptember 20, 2015

The Röszke border crossing station situated on the M5 motorway was reopened on Sunday morning after five days. The border crossing station was opened by Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér and his Serbian counterpart, Nebojsa Stefanovic.
Humanitarian disaster successfully prevented

Humanitarian disaster successfully preventedSeptember 16, 2015

A humanitarian disaster has been successfully prevented in the last few days by virtue of the coordinated efforts made by the Hungarian authorities and aid organisations in the vicinity of the Serbian-Hungarian border, the Minister of Human Resources stated at a press conference concerning illegal migration held on Wednesday in Szeged. Photos: Gyula Bartos
Oath-taking ceremony for more than 860 police recruits

Oath-taking ceremony for more than 860 police recruits September 14, 2015

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán emphasised at the event that the Hungarian people do not want global mass migration to change Hungary, a country of a one-thousand-year-old Christian culture: “this is not why we have fought our way through World Wars, Communism, Regime Change and economic crises”. Photo: Gergely Botár
Conflicts should be handled where they emerge

Conflicts should be handled where they emergeSeptember 7, 2015

At a meeting convened for the heads of Hungarian diplomatic missions abroad, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that conflicts should be handled where they emerge, because it is an illusion to believe that the migrants arriving in Europe can be sent back.
The country can only survive if we have an army

The country can only survive if we have an armyAugust 20, 2015

Hungary’s history of over a thousand years has proved that we can only survive if we have an army, a defence force, Defence Minister Csaba Hende pointed out in his welcome speech delivered at the military inauguration ceremony held on 20 August at Kossuth Lajos tér outside the Parliament Building. Photos: Gergely Botár
Hungarian Defence Force prepared to begin border fence construction

Hungarian Defence Force prepared to begin border fence constructionJuly 16, 2015

The Hungarian Defence Force is fully prepared to begin construction of the temporary border control fence, Minister of Interior Csaba Hende said on Thursday in Mórahalom on the Hungarian-Serbian border.
Photo: Gergely BOTÁR/Prime Minister’s Office
Agreement signed on new expressway between Szolnok and Budapest

Agreement signed on new expressway between Szolnok and BudapestJune 3, 2015

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán announced that an agreement has been signed on connecting Budapest and Szolnok with a new, four-lane expressway by 2019 at the latest; the road will follow the route of the existing express road 4 that commences at Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
Statue of György Schwajda unveiled outside National Theatre

Statue of György Schwajda unveiled outside National TheatreApril 29, 2015

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Director of the National Theatre Attila Vidnyánszky have unveiled a statue of György Schwajda, the first director of the National Theatre; the work is by the sculptor Imre Varga, and stands outside the theatre in Bajor Gizi Park.
Photo: Gergely BOTÁR/Prime Minister's Office