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Prime Minister sent letter to the Chairman of Mazsihisz

Prime Minister’s Office, April 17, 2014 10:00 AM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán sent a letter to the Chairman of the Federation of Hungarian Jewish Communities (Mazsihisz), András Heisler, on the occasion of the Memorial Day for the Hungarian Victims of the Holocaust. The full text of the letter can be read below.

Prime Minister Orbán consults on the phone with his Chinese counterpart

Prime Minister’s Office, April 16, 2014 2:23 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán consulted by phone with his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang on Wednesday, government commissioner in charge of Chinese relations, Péter Szijjártoó stated.

The voters said "yes" to the Government's new economic policy

Prime Minister’s Office, April 16, 2014 12:15 PM

Evaluating the election held on 6 April, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said at a student vocational skills competition award ceremony in Budapest that the Government had chosen the right path when it opted for a dual vocational training system based on the German model. "The really good news is that this path, this policy, is on a secure road in the future...we can carry on along this road for another four years," he said.

Hungarian-Slovakian cooperation helps SMEs reach foreign markets

Prime Minister’s Office, April 2, 2014 4:47 PM

Economic cooperation between Hungary and Slovakia plays a key role in successfully enabling Hungarian small and medium-sized enterprises to reach international markets, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and External Economic Relations Péter Szijjártó said on Wednesday.

New €100 million investment in Sátoraljaújhely

Prime Minister’s Office, April 2, 2014 4:33 PM

Prec-Cast Ltd., based in Sátoraljaújhely, has decided to build a new, 12.000 square metre plant as the first phase of a planned investment project. State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and External Economic Relations Péter Szijjártó said at the foundation stone laying ceremony that the investment will create 300 new workplaces at one of the most important firms of the Hungarian casting industry. The company currently employs 900 people and is an important supplier to the Western European automotive industry.

Hungarian election system fair and legitimate, Minister of State Lázár says

Prime Minister’s Office, April 1, 2014 4:50 PM

The Hungarian election system is fair and legitimate and will be suitable for more than eight million voters to „express their opinion” on Sunday, Minister of State heading the Prime Minister’s Office János Lázár said at a press briefing on Tuesday.

Prime Minister inaugurates new public service university building

Prime Minister’s Office, March 31, 2014 3:00 PM

The reconstructed wing of the former Ludovika Military Academy building in Budapest will serve as the new headquarters for the National University of Public Service, which is relocating there, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said at the inauguration on Monday.

The success of the economy is based on the achievements of industrial innovation

Prime Minister’s Office, March 31, 2014 4:35 PM

"The achievements of Hungarian SMEs in industrial innovation are the foundations for the long term success of the Hungarian economy", State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and External Economic Relations Péter Szijjártó said on Monday in Csepreg, Vas County, at the inauguration of the new 5300m2 plant of Uniriv Limited, realised at a cost HUF 483 million, HUF 192 million of which were provided within the framework of the New Széchényi Plan (ÚSZT) economic stimulus policy.

Metro Line 4 opens in Budapest

Prime Minister’s Office, March 28, 2014 1:58 PM

Budapest's fourth metro line, linking Kelenföld and the Keleti railway stations, was opened to the public on Friday, on which occasion a ceremony was held in the presence of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Mayor of Budapest István Tarlós at the Kelenföld terminus.