Orban: Europe is facing multiple challenges, but Hungary will not surrender

On Saturday as part of a video conference, Prime Minister-Vice President of the Centrist Democrat International (CDI) Viktor Orban attended the leadership meeting of the right-wing world organisation held in Panama City, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI. In his evaluation of the European political situation, he said the continent is facing multiple types of challenges all at … Continue reading Orban: Europe is facing multiple challenges, but Hungary will not surrender

President Novak Visits Israel

Hungary and Israel are promoters of peace, President Katalin Novak said after bilateral talks with Isaac Herzog, her Israeli counterpart, in Jerusalem. Ties between Hungary and Israel are very strong, and the governments continue to preserve and strengthen them in economy and politics, she said in a press statement. Hungary has taken a stance for peace, and Israel is also committed to it, Novak said. … Continue reading President Novak Visits Israel

“Trump’s Method Needed in Ukraine”

Former US President Donald Trump’s method to promote peace should be applied in connection with the war in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in New York on Friday. The foreign ministry cited Szijjarto as saying on his way to the United Nations Security Council session that following years of unsuccessful attempts to achieve peace in the Middle East, it was Trump’s approach that resulted … Continue reading “Trump’s Method Needed in Ukraine”

Orban: We need an effective army that can guarantee peace

We Hungarians need an effective army of deterrent force that can guarantee peace, because “he who does not possess strength will also not be right”, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Saturday in Budapest. In his speech to mark the swearing in of people undertaking voluntary military service, as well as the official delivery of LYNX combat vehicles, the prime minister highlighted: It is time … Continue reading Orban: We need an effective army that can guarantee peace

Orban: The situation regarding illegal migration is becoming ever more difficult

The situation regarding illegal migration is becoming ever more difficult, the numbers and facts are becoming ever more alarming; yet, not enough attention is being directed at this problem, prime minister Viktor Orban said on Monday in Budapest. The Prime minister had talks with the Austrian Chancellor and the Serbian President at the Castle Garden Bazaar. At a joint press conference held after the meeting, … Continue reading Orban: The situation regarding illegal migration is becoming ever more difficult

Govt reacts to EC’s proposal to cut funds

Tibor Navracsics, the minister in charge of the uptake of European Union funds, on Sunday welcomed as “progress” the European Commission’s decision on EU funds allocated to Hungary, saying it would allow for a swift conclusion of the talks on the post-pandemic recovery and cohesion funds. Navracsics told a press conference that the government was hopeful that negotiations could be concluded by the end of … Continue reading Govt reacts to EC’s proposal to cut funds

Orbán offers condolences to Liz Truss

In a message, Prime Minister Viktor Orban offered his condolences to his British counterpart Liz Truss in connection with the death of Queen Elizabeth II, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Friday morning. “I heard with great pain and sadness that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II had passed away. Her dedication and service for the United Kingdom … Continue reading Orbán offers condolences to Liz Truss

Szijjarto urges intl community to focus on peace

The international community should favour measures that help bring about peace in Ukraine instead of those that risk escalating the conflict, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on the sidelines of the Bled Strategic Forum in Slovenia on Monday. The armed conflict has a severely negative impact on the entirety of Europe in areas like the economy and energy supply, the foreign ministry cited Szijjarto as … Continue reading Szijjarto urges intl community to focus on peace

4iG, state make offer for Vodafone Hungary

IT company 4iG and state-owned Corvinus have entered into non-binding heads of terms with Vodafone Group to acquire 100% of the telco’s Hungarian unit for a cash consideration equivalent to an enterprise value of 715 billion forints (EUR 1.8bn). The transaction would give 4iG 51% of Vodafone Hungary and the state a 49% stake, the company said. The deal is expected to close by end-2022, … Continue reading 4iG, state make offer for Vodafone Hungary

Orban: Globalists can all go to Hell

“We should unite our forces,” Prime Minister Viktor Orban told the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas, Texas. “We Hungarians know how to defeat the enemies of freedom on the political battlefield,” the prime minister said in his keynote speech, adding that if anyone had doubts about whether progressive liberals and communists were the same, “just ask us Hungarians; we have fought them both … Continue reading Orban: Globalists can all go to Hell