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“Weber and Co.” have failed: the Hungarian people did not want them

The Prime Minister, June 21, 2019 3:46 PM

In Brussels on Friday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told journalists that Manfred Weber and Frans Timmermans have failed in their bids to become President of the European Commission. He described this as good news for Hungary, because the Hungarian people did not want them.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has travelled to Brussels to attend EU summit

The Prime Minister, June 20, 2019 3:47 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has arrived in Brussels where on Thursday and Friday he will attend the working meeting of the European Council comprised of the heads of state and government of EU Member States.

Close relations between Budapest and Banja Luka must be developed

The Prime Minister, June 18, 2019 4:52 PM

At a meeting in Budapest on Tuesday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Milorad Dodik, the Serbian chairman of the tripartite Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, agreed on developing close political and economic relations between Hungary and Republika Srpska.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with Ethiopian Christian leaders

The Prime Minister, June 18, 2019 1:12 PM

At a meeting held in the Carmelite Monastery in Budapest, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Ethiopian Christian leaders had talks about the impacts of migration on Europe and Africa, and the persecution of Christians.

Prime Minister placed flowers at Imre Nagy’s grave

The Prime Minister, June 17, 2019 9:02 AM

The Prime Minister placed flowers at Imre Nagy’s grave, at plot 301.

Europe’s future must not be determined by Brussels bureaucrats

The Prime Minister, June 14, 2019 5:01 PM

In an interview on Kossuth Radio on Friday morning, Prime Minister and President of Fidesz Viktor Orbán said that while the issue of which European party family Fidesz belongs to in the future is not irrelevant, it is secondary. He stressed that Brussels bureaucrats must not be allowed to determine the future of the European Union.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with conservative politicians from Estonia

The Prime Minister, June 17, 2019 8:46 AM

In the Carmelite Monastery in Budapest Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received politicians of the Conservative People’s Party of Estonia (EKRE), Member of Parliament Jaak Madison, President of the Estonian-Hungarian Friendship Group, and Siim Pohlak who is expected to take over leadership of the friendship group as Mr Madison will continue work as Member of the European Parliament, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Friday afternoon.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with President of LEN about aquatics championships to be held in Budapest

The Prime Minister, June 14, 2019 8:50 AM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received Paolo Barelli, the Italian President of the European Swimming League (LEN) in his office. The parties had talks about the preparations for the two 2020 European Aquatics Championships and further potential major championships to be hosted in Hungary, LEN reported in its Friday newsletter.

Prime Minister of South Korea: Attention and support of Hungarian authorities provide comfort and hope for his country

The Prime Minister, June 12, 2019 9:59 AM

In connection with the boat accident on the Danube, South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon thanked Prime Minister Viktor Orbán for his condolences, and also thanked the Hungarian government for its support and cooperation, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Tuesday.