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Hungarian government sent kosher food aid to Jewish community in Belgrade

The Prime Minister, May 28, 2020 2:58 PM

In a message, Rabbi of the Chabad community in Serbia Yehoshua Kaminetzky, Chief of Budapest’s Orthodox Rabbinate Báruch Oberlander and member of the Board of Trustees of the Jewish Heritage in Hungary Public Endowment György Szabó thanked Prime Minister Viktor Orbán for Hungary’s help, as part of which they sent kosher food aid to the Jewish community in Belgrade amidst the supply difficulties caused by the coronavirus epidemic, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI.

Whilst restarting life, we must also pay attention to maintaining precaution

The Prime Minister, May 23, 2020 2:13 PM

In the Carmelite Monastery, at the invitation of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, the National Cultural Council held a meeting where attendees reviewed the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on Hungarian cultural institutions, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief said on Saturday.

Pressure of migration could intensify after epidemic

Government, May 22, 2020 10:16 PM

After the relaxing of the measures adopted during the epidemic, the pressure of migration could intensify on the Balkans route, the Chief Security Advisor to the Prime Minister stated on the Friday programme of the public service television news channel M1.

Danger has not passed, preparedness must be maintained

The Prime Minister, May 22, 2020 11:16 AM


The threat of the coronavirus has not gone away, preparedness must be maintained, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday on Kossuth Radio’s programme ‘Good morning, Hungary’. As regards the effectiveness of its containment effort, Hungary has surpassed many other countries in a better financial situation, he highlighted, stating that everyone in Hungary has combined their efforts, not including the Left which has pulled itself out of the common effort.

Visegrád Four consulted with German Chancellor

The Prime Minister, May 19, 2020 1:25 PM

On Tuesday morning, the V4+Germany summit – which focused on the coronavirus crisis – was held as part of an online conference, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI.

Budapest, too, can change over to second phase of containment effort

The Prime Minister, May 16, 2020 4:35 PM

The Saturday background discussions attended by specialists confirmed that “in Budapest, too, we have curtailed the intensity of the epidemic, and so also in Budapest we can change over – even if with prudence and caution – to the second phase of the containment effort,” Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in a message streamed on Facebook on Saturday.

Prime Minister consulted with leading medical experts

The Prime Minister, May 16, 2020 4:20 PM

In the Carmelite Monastery, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán conducted consultations with leading medical experts with respect to the upcoming measures related to the coronavirus situation, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Saturday morning.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with Chinese head of state

The Prime Minister, May 15, 2020 6:16 PM

On Friday afternoon, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping by telephone, Bertalan Havasi, the Deputy State Secretary heading the Press Office of the Prime Minister informed the Hungarian news agency MTI.

We could return special mandate to Parliament at the end of May

The Prime Minister, May 15, 2020 2:52 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán expects that at the end of May the government will be able to return to Parliament the special mandate it was given due to the coronavirus epidemic. The Prime Minister spoke about this on Friday in Belgrade, at a joint press conference held after his talks with Serbian head of state Aleksandar Vucic.