Austrian conservative daily Die Presse summarises the Elios-case, the corruption scandal in which even the prime minister’s son-in-law can be involved. Continue reading “Die Presse: Will the Elios case influence the Hungarian elections?”
The EU’s anti-fraud agency (OLAF) named seven companies and several people who are involved in the so-called Elios case, a scandal evolving around the Elios Innovativ Zrt, 24.hu reports. OLAF suspects that an organised crime mechanism in misusing EU funds meant for street-lightning projects, the prime minister’s son-in-law, Istvan Tiborcz was also involved in Elios at that time. Continue reading “The Elios scandal is getting bigger”
For days, Hungarian media has been full of the OLAF report: the system unveiled by the EU’s anti-fraud body in the so-called Elios case can be an organised fraud mechanism. Istvan Tiborcz, Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s son-in-law is also involved. Continue reading “Orban’s two-thirds majority can depend on the OLAF report”
Eastern EU countries should count on receiving less funds from the next budget, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz told Austrian daily Der Standard.
Hungary “is facing another attack” because those who want to introduce a mandatory migrant quota in Europe will try again next year, since there was no decision on the subject at December’s European Union summit, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday. Continue reading “Orban: An attack on Poland is an attack on Central Europe”
Former European commissioners and Germany’s ex-minister of finance urges Jean-Claude Juncker, the head of the European Commission to cut funding to Hungary, according to a letter obtained by Euronews. Continue reading “Former EU decision makers tell Juncker to cut Hungary’s funding”
Henri Malosse, former President of European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) talked about Brexit, the chances of Macron’s reform plans, the multi-speed Europe and Central Eastern Europe in an interview with Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap. Continue reading ““No need for a multi-speed Europe””