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Gergely Gulyás

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Departing European Commission seeks to solidify its policies

Prime Minister’s Office, July 31, 2019 7:12 PM

The departing European Commission is seeking to solidify its policies; this is why it has attacked Hungary’s laws which aim to combat migration, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at a press conference held on Wednesday.

Majority of right-wing MEPs voted for Ursula von der Leyen, majority of left-wing MEPs rejected her

Prime Minister’s Office, July 19, 2019 7:47 PM

The majority of right-wing MEPs voted for Ursula von der Leyen, while the majority of left-wing MEPs rejected her. As a result, she became President of the European Commission with the support of the centre-right and the right, Gergely Gulyás, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at his press conference held on Thursday in Budapest.

Hungarian government will never sacrifice any of its national communities on the altar of imperial interests

Prime Minister’s Office, July 16, 2019 8:47 PM

The Hungarian civic government will never sacrifice any of its national communities on the altar of the daily interests of imperial power politics, and would likewise never expect anything of the kind from other states, Gergely Gulyás, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said on Monday at the ceremonial inauguration of the Reformed church of Palágykomoróc (Palad’-Komarivtsi), near Ungvár (Uzhhorod), refurbished from grants provided by the Hungarian government.

Neither Timmermans, nor Weber is suitable to head Commission

Prime Minister’s Office, July 4, 2019 12:51 PM

The correct attitude is to advance confidence to the new leaders and leader candidates of EU institutions, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office stated at his press conference held on Wednesday in Budapest.

Hungary follows Australian model in connection with illegal migration

Prime Minister’s Office, July 1, 2019 8:44 AM

The protection of borders and the fight against illegal migration are the most crucial issues of Western civilisation in the 21st century, and Hungary looks upon Australia as a model to be followed in the area of the measures it has implemented in connection with illegal immigration, said Balázs Orbán, the Parliamentary and Strategic State Secretary of the Prime Minister’s Office who spoke to the Hungarian news agency MTI by telephone during his visit to Australia.

Election of new EU officials: suitability is more important than haste

Prime Minister’s Office, June 27, 2019 3:33 PM

Hungary has a vested interest in the election of the heads of EU institutions within the shortest possible time, but the suitability of candidates is more important than haste, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at his press conference held on Thursday in Budapest.

Hungary Helps Programme provides humanitarian aid for the persecuted in Ethiopia

Prime Minister’s Office, June 27, 2019 10:55 AM

The tenet of the Hungarian government’s humanitarian policy is that help must be taken where there is trouble, rather than bringing problems here. East Africa is one of the main sources of migration towards Europe, and therefore, as part of the Hungary Helps Programme, the cabinet will provide aid worth HUF 483 million for the Mai-Aini refugee camp operated by church organisations in Ethiopia, and a further HUF 161 million for a hospital.

In Hungary’s foreign investment strategy Malaysia could be one of the bridge heads in South East Asia

Prime Minister’s Office, June 26, 2019 10:34 AM

On Friday, Balázs Orbán, Deputy Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office and Parliamentary and Strategic State Secretary, spoke to the Hungarian news agency MTI from the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. Mr Orbán paid a two-day official to the South East Asian country to mark the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Hungarian-Malaysian diplomatic relations.

A suitable person must be found to head the European Commission

Prime Minister’s Office, June 25, 2019 3:34 PM

What is important for Hungary is to find a suitable person for the position of leader of the European Commission, Gergely Gulyás, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at the Tuesday meeting of Parliament’s European Union Affairs Committee.