“According to the European Anti-Fraud Office, there were problems with 272 billion forints in contracts out of a total of 400 billion”, Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office János Lázár said at the Governmentinfo 77 press conference, which he held jointly with Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács.
In Makó on Tuesday, Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office János Lázár announced that the Prime Minister’s Office has launched proceedings in the Metro 4 fraud case.
“The Government’s Strategic Cabinet has come to a decision on the amendment of the four Acts required to reintroduce the detaining of immigrants; the bill will soon be put before Parliament”, János Lázár said in Makó on Tuesday.
“It is becoming increasingly good to be Hungarian in Brussels, because more and more Member States of the European Union are adopting Hungary’s stance on migration, which it has been representing since the very beginning of the crisis”, Szabolcs Takács declared following a session of the Council of Ministers discussing general EU affairs in Brussels.
“Thanks to their agricultural and food industry opportunities and their workforce reserves, the regions of the Southern Great Plain represent Hungary’s reserve economic capacities”, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said in Békéscsaba.
“The report of the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) clearly proves the accountability of Hungary’s socialist governments and Budapest’s pre-2010 municipal leaders in the metro 4 corruption scandal”, The Office of the Prime Minister’s Parliamentary State Secretary Nándor Csepreghy said at a press conference in the capital.
“The world’s responsible states must face up to the ‘world-shaking’ tragedy of the Holocaust”, Minister of State for EU Affairs Szabolcs Takács from the Prime Minister’s Office declared on International Holocaust Remembrance Day at a commemoration organised by the March of the Living Foundation in Budapest on Thursday.
In representation of the Government, the Office of the Prime Minister’s Parliamentary State Secretary Nándor Csepreghy has submitted the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) report on the Metro 4 project to the Office of the Mayor of Budapest.
The Hungarian Government regards the European integration aspirations of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the rest of the countries of the Western Balkans as a priority strategic goal. Hungary is one of the EU Member States which intends to keep the enlargement of the EU on the agenda continuously, Szabolcs Takács, State Secretary for EU Affairs highlighted in his telephone interview given from Sarajevo to the Hungarian news agency MTI on Friday.
The European Union’s General Affairs Council had a meeting in Valletta on Tuesday to discuss the priorities of the Maltese Presidency, and in that context, the problem of migration which the Maltese Government treats as a priority issue on account of the island state’s geographical location.