Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Péter Szijjártó

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Leading news

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade summons Dutch Ambassador

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, May 16, 2019 10:16 PM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade summoned the Dutch Ambassador to Budapest “because of the unacceptable statements made by the Dutch Prime Minister”, the Ministry said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Thursday.

All conditions are given for the development of Hungarian-Chinese economic relations

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 27, 2019 1:13 PM

“All political and cultural conditions are given for the development of Hungarian-Chinese economic relations”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Friday in Beijing in his speech prior to the conclusion of several Chinese-Hungarian business agreements.

It is in Hungary’s national economic interests to continue its excellent cooperation with Huawei

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 27, 2019 1:25 PM

“It is in Hungary’s national economic and strategic interests to continue its excellent cooperation with Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI from Beijing on Friday.

Winner of tender for the refurbishment of the Budapest-Belgrade railway line announced

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 25, 2019 4:06 PM

The tender for the refurbishment of the Budapest-Belgrade railway line has been closed successfully; the winner, a Chinese-Hungarian consortium, has been announced; the quoted price is acceptable.

Hungary needs imports of highly developed technologies and Chinese investments

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 25, 2019 4:13 PM

“Following the establishment of full employment, Hungary needs imports of highly developed technologies; Hungary has an interest in the freest possible global trade, and in Chinese companies realising investments in the country”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó explained on Thursday in his speech at the One Road, One Belt cooperation trade forum in Beijing.

The European Union must be competitive and safe again

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 19, 2019 5:06 PM

“The European Union (EU) must be competitive and safe again”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared in Bratislava at a press conference following a meeting of foreign ministers from the countries of the Visegrád Group (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia, the V4) and France on Thursday.

The economic development programme is a success and will continue

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 19, 2019 5:03 PM

“The Hungarian Government’s economic development programme in Upper Hungary and other neighbouring countries is extremely successful and will continue”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared in Bratislava following a meeting with the leaders of the Hungarian Community Party (MKP) on Thursday.

Pepco to bring 84-million-euro logistics investment to Hungary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 17, 2019 11:15 AM

“Pepco is bringing a logistics investment of some 27.2 billion forints (EUR 84 million) to Hungary to enable it to serve all of the countries of the region from Gyál in Pest County”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Tuesday in Budapest at a press conference to announce Pepco’s investment.

Hungarian foreign trade and consular representation to open in Panama

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, April 11, 2019 11:01 AM

“A Hungarian foreign trade and consular representation will be opening in Panama”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI prior to his meetings in Panama City on Wednesday.