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We must own up to our successes

The Prime Minister, October 11, 2018 3:55 PM

In Pécs on Thursday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Hungarians must own up to not only their failures but also their successes, otherwise they will never become a great nation.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán requested István Tarlós to run for office of Mayor of Budapest again

The Prime Minister, October 10, 2018 1:11 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán requested Mayor of Budapest István Tarlós to run for office again in the next municipal elections. The Prime Minister announced this after he had talks with Mr Tarlós.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received leaders of largest Syrian Protestant congregations

The Prime Minister, October 9, 2018 9:27 PM

On Tuesday in the Parliament Building Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received the leaders of the Syrian Protestant congregations with the largest followings, Joseph Kassab, General Secretary of the National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon, and Haroutune George Selimian, President of the Armenian Evangelical Community of Syria, and reassured them of Hungary’s support, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI.

We must rise to the greatness of the age of Gül Baba

The Prime Minister, October 9, 2018 9:08 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has said that the 16th-century poet Gül Baba was a representative of a heroic era when “the great sons of our nations fought one another”. The heroism of the battles with their varying outcomes, he said, is a reminder of the two nations’ greatness, and an admonition that today we must rise to that level of greatness.

The Hungarian government is one of the most stable in Europe

The Prime Minister, October 9, 2018 4:23 PM

In Budapest on Tuesday, at the Hungarian National Trading House’s Hungarian-Turkish business forum, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated that Hungary has one of Europe’s most stable governments. The forum was also attended by President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

The security of Hungary is directly related to the stability of Turkey

The Prime Minister, October 8, 2018 9:17 PM

After talks in Budapest on Monday with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that the security of Hungary is directly related to the stability of Turkey.

A culture war is not being fought in Hungary, but in Europe

The Prime Minister, October 4, 2018 6:47 PM

At the inauguration ceremony for the refurbished Buda Vigadó, headquarters of the House of Traditions, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that a culture war – in fact “a fight for our own culture” – is not being fought in Hungary, but in Europe.

This year there will also be a pension premium, which will be higher than last year

The Prime Minister, October 2, 2018 9:56 AM

At a meeting of the Seniors’ Council in the Parliament Building on Monday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that this year there will also be a pension premium payment, and there is every sign that it will be higher than last year’s.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s condolences offered to Indonesian President

The Prime Minister, October 1, 2018 12:51 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán offered his condolences to Indonesian head of state Joko Widodo due to the earthquake and the ensuing tsunami that hit the island of Sulawesi. The Prime Minister’s letter was sent to the Hungarian news agency MTI by Bertalan Havasi, the head of the Press Office of the Prime Minister on Sunday.