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Péter Szijjártó

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Further expansion of the EU should remain a strategic target

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 25, 2014 11:43 AM

The further expansion of the European Union should remain a strategic target, Minister of State for EU affairs Enikő Győri said on Tuesday after a meeting of EU ministers in Luxembourg.

Pactera will open its global development centre in Hungary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 25, 2014 8:11 AM

American IT consulting company Pactera will open a development centre in Hungary, investing about EUR 11 million into the project that will create 230 new jobs in the first phase already. The investment was announced Tuesday at a press conference in Budapest, where Péter Szijjártó, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade emphasized: Pactera’s presence is another proof of the fact that Hungary attracts more and more investments in the business service sector.

Tibor Navracsics: Albania's EU candidate status is important for the stability of the entire region

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 24, 2014 2:49 PM

In Luxembourg on Tuesday, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Tibor Navracsics said that Hungary welcomes the decision taken by the EU General Affairs Council on Albania’s EU candidate status.

Hungary ready to participate in EU's Ukraine mission

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 24, 2014 2:02 PM

In Luxembourg on Monday, Hungarian minister of foreign affairs and trade Tibor Navracsics said that Hungary is ready to undertake a role in a non-military mission by the European Union aimed at consolidating the rule of law in Ukraine .

Monika Balatoni: aim is to create a favourable image of the country

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 23, 2014 3:29 PM

Developing a positive image of the country is the mission of the new Office of the Minister of State for Cultural Diplomacy and with its work it could help to shape the country’s foreign relations as well, said the Minister of State for Cultural Diplomacy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in an interview with the Hungarian News Agency. Monika Balatoni also spoke of that a Hungarian Institute is expected to open in Belgrade this July.

Central and South East European Forum on Energy Security

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 19, 2014 3:34 PM

The Central and South East European Forum on Energy Security was held in Budapest in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade on June 17-18, 2014.

Food and wine products are key to increase export revenues

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 18, 2014 3:41 PM

Further increase of food and wine export volumes is essential to ensure further improvement of export sales of the Hungarian economy, said appointed Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Szijjártó Péter on Tuesday, at a Hungarian wine presentation held in Budapest.

Minister Navracsics inaugurates Wallenberg memorial in central Budapest

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 18, 2014 9:09 AM

Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg and other heroes that saved people embarked on bringing hope to Hungarians in a hopeless situation, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade stated on Tuesday at the inauguration of a Wallenberg memorial in Budapest.

Tibor Navracsics: 16th June 1989 saw the rebirth of truth

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 17, 2014 4:22 PM

Monday 16 June was the 25th anniversary of the reburial of Imre Nagy (prime minister of Hungary, executed for his role in the 1956 Revolution) and his fellow martyrs. This year is also the 25th anniversary of the fall of communism. At an event in Budapest on Monday evening commemorating both events, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade called 16 June 1989 the day that truth was reborn.

Sold-out events on the Hungarian Cultural Week in Bratislava

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 17, 2014 4:17 PM

“The nations of Central Europe should jointly enforce their historical and geographical endowments. If we determine our identities and ourselves against each other then we won’t be successful”, said Monika Balatoni at the closing event of ‘More Than a Neighbour – Hungarian Cultural Week in Bratislava’; before the concert of the Zugló Philharmonic in Bratislava Vigadó on Monday evening.