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Parliamentary debate on utilisation of development funds

Prime Minister’s Office, December 6, 2017 10:16 PM

The debate which the House will conduct on Monday regarding the disbursement of EU funds available during the period between 2014 and 2020 will feature, among others, “perhaps the biggest corruption scandal in Hungary’s modern-day history” and the threats regarding the possible blocking of cohesion funds, Nándor Csepreghy, Minister of State of the Prime Minister’s Office said at his press conference which he held jointly with Erik Bánki, President of the Economic Committee.

Soros’s organisations want to turn Hungary into pro-immigration country

Prime Minister’s Office, November 30, 2017 10:15 PM

In the past two years the organisations supported by George Soros have done everything in their power in Budapest, Brussels and Berlin in order to change Hungary’s position related to migration, and to turn Hungary into a pro-immigration country, János Lázár, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at the press conference Governmentinfo 105 which he held jointly with Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács.

It would have been fair if at least one of the agencies had been relocated to Central or Eastern Europe

Prime Minister’s Office, November 21, 2017 2:01 PM

It would have been fair if at least one of the London-centred agencies which are compelled to move on account of the departure of the United Kingdom from the EU had been relocated to Central or Eastern Europe, Szabolcs Takács, Minister of State at the Prime Minister’s Office said on Wednesday evening in Brussels.

We are far from being able to put our minds at rest

Prime Minister’s Office, November 21, 2017 2:01 PM

“We are as yet far from being able to put our minds at rest”, the danger posed by the planned reform of the Dublin asylum regulations and the mandatory distribution of asylum-seekers within the European Union is far from over, Szabolcs Takács, Minister of State at the Prime Minister’s Office said on Monday evening in Brussels after he attended the meeting of the Ministers of the Member States of the EU responsible for European affairs.

Balázs Molnár’s talks with Director General of European Affairs Bureau of Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs

Prime Minister’s Office, November 21, 2017 2:00 PM

Balázs Molnár, Deputy State Secretary for EU Affairs at the Prime Minister’s Office received Leigh Sarty, Director General of the European Affairs Bureau of the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development on 16 November 2017. The Deputy State Secretary informed his partner about the most important challenges the European Union is facing and the Hungarian views regarding those challenges.

Hungary insists on asking for EU grants as a contribution to construction of fence

Prime Minister’s Office, November 16, 2017 10:06 PM

Hungary insists on the view that the European Commission should contribute to the costs of the border fence built at the time of the emergence of the migrant crisis, János Lázár, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at the press conference Governmentinfo 104 which he held jointly with Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács.

The United Kingdom is only leaving the EU, not Europe

Prime Minister’s Office, November 16, 2017 3:17 PM

Szabolcs Takács, Minister of State for EU Affairs at the Prime Minister’s Office received Gary Campkin, Director for Policy and Strategy of the industry organisation TheCityUK on 16 November 2017. During the course of the meeting, the parties reviewed the latest developments related to Brexit and the Hungarian position concerning the exit negotiations, while they further covered the development of opportunities related to Hungarian-British bilateral relations after Britain’s departure from the EU.

Ukrainian education law: a brutal attack on the part of nationalist power

Prime Minister’s Office, November 15, 2017 3:36 PM

According to the Deputy Prime Minister, the Ukrainian education law was a brutal attack on the institutions built by the Hungarian community in Transcarpathia on the part of Ukrainian nationalist power.

Britain’s exit is a loss to EU

Prime Minister’s Office, November 10, 2017 4:19 PM

Britain’s exit is a political and economic loss to the EU, and the task in hand is to minimise the damage that arises from that loss, Szabolcs Takács, Minister of State for EU Affairs said on Friday in Budapest.