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Digital skills development to begin for 260,000 workers

The Prime Minister, April 24, 2017 4:33 PM

At Hungexpo in Budapest on Monday the opening event was held in the three-day, tenth-anniversary Szakma Sztár (“Vocational Star”) Festival, organised by the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. In an address at the event, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that the Government will develop and launch a number of new schemes together with representative bodies from professions, will arrange digital skills development for 260,000 workers, and will provide special scholarships for those studying IT. The festival will host the finals of the national vocational study competition and the “Outstanding Vocational Student” contest.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is not moving to the Castle

The Prime Minister, April 22, 2017 11:55 AM

Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief, has said that the Prime Minister is not moving to Budapest’s Castle District: he has his own family home, he is not using any form of residence as prime minister, and only the electorate will decide who will use offices in the refurbished Carmelite monastery in the Castle District as their workplace.

Good Hungarian-Georgian relations must also be capitalised on in business

The Prime Minister, April 21, 2017 5:09 PM

On Friday in Tbilisi Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that it would be profligate for good Hungarian-Georgian political relations not to be used to advance business cooperation.

All conditions exist for prosperous economic cooperation

The Prime Minister, April 21, 2017 3:19 PM

At a Hungarian-Georgian business forum held in Tbilisi on Friday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated that all the conditions exist for prosperous Hungarian-Georgian economic cooperation.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to travel to Georgia on official visit

The Prime Minister, April 20, 2017 1:16 PM

Bertalan Havasi, the head of the Press Office of the Prime Minister, has informed kormany.hu that on Thursday afternoon Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will travel on an official visit to Georgia in the company of several ministers and a business delegation.

When it comes to the security of the Hungarian people, there can be no compromise

The Prime Minister, April 16, 2017 6:34 PM

On the Kossuth Radio programme Vasárnapi Újság, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that migration is at the centre of current conflicts, and when it comes to the security of the Hungarian people, there can be no compromise.

The “dress rehearsal” for the election campaign is under way

The Prime Minister, April 16, 2017 8:12 AM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has told the Hungarian daily Magyar Idők that the “dress rehearsal” for the election campaign is under way, and at this point in time it is already clear that the outcome of the 2018 election will be crucial.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán entrusts negotiations on foreign universities to Kristóf Altusz

The Prime Minister, April 11, 2017 6:51 PM

Bertalan Havasi, head of the Press Office of the Prime Minister, has informed kormany.hu that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has appointed Kristóf Altusz, Deputy State Secretary for European and American Relations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, as Ministerial Commissioner responsible for conducting negotiations relating to international universities.

Opportunities emerging in Hungarian-inhabited areas of Slovakia should be better exploited

The Prime Minister, April 11, 2017 5:42 PM

In Budapest on Tuesday, after meetings with the delegation of the Party of the Hungarian Community (MKP), Prime Minister and President of Fidesz Viktor Orbán said that in recent years Hungary has established exceptionally positive relations with the Slovak government and. Though the fruits of these efforts are beginning to ripen, he said, there are far more opportunities in Southern Slovakia than have been exploited so far.