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Hungary to open foreign trade representation in Jerusalem

The Prime Minister, February 19, 2019 7:18 PM

n Jerusalem on Tuesday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that the Hungarian government will open a foreign trade representation in Jerusalem, which will be another step towards strengthening Hungarian-Israeli relations.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to travel to Israel

The Prime Minister, February 18, 2019 10:46 AM

On Monday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will travel to Jerusalem to attend the summit of the Visegrád countries (V4) and Israel, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI.

The major powers should have an interest in Hungary’s success

The Prime Minister, February 14, 2019 4:07 PM

In an interview published in the Thursday issue of the weekly Figyelő – which was primarily concerned with foreign policy issues – Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that it is Hungary’s goal to incentivise the world’s major economic powers to have an interest in Hungary’s economic success. The interview was conducted with the Prime Minister after US secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s visit to Budapest.

We have lost one of Central Europe’s foremost freedom fighters

The Prime Minister, February 13, 2019 2:01 PM

Bertalan Havasi, the Deputy State Secretary heading the Press Office of the Prime Minister, informed Hungarian news agency MTI on Wednesday that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has offered his condolences to Polish prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki, following the death of former Polish prime minister Jan Olszewski.

We are all seeking to serve Hungarian science and the Hungarian people

The Prime Minister, February 12, 2019 4:29 PM

Bertalan Havasi, Press Chief to the Prime Minister, has informed Hungarian press agency MTI that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has written an open letter in reply to the winners of the Lendület (“Momentum”) Programme. The latter are young researchers who have returned from abroad, and who a few days ago wrote an open letter asking the Prime Minister to call a halt to the restructuring of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA).

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will recommend the reappointment of György Matolcsy as governor of the central bank

The Prime Minister, February 12, 2019 1:32 PM

After a hearing of the candidate in Parliament, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán intends to recommend the reappointment of György Matolcsy as Governor of the National Bank of Hungary to President of the Republic János Áder.

Hungarians once again have confidence in their future

The Prime Minister, February 11, 2019 9:04 PM

In his “state of the nation” address at the Castle Garden Bazaar in Budapest on Sunday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán announced a seven-point family protection action plan. The Prime Minister said that Hungarians once more have confidence in their future, and national unity has been created on the issue of families.

Hungary is thriving, another milestone in food industry

The Prime Minister, February 11, 2019 2:38 PM

In the village of Visonta in Heves County on Monday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán inaugurated the Viresol Kft. wheat starch plant. He described the plant as another milestone for the Hungarian food industry, assisting grain processing in Hungary to enter an entirely different dimension.