President signs Minority SafePack

Hungarian President Janos Ader and the First Lady, Anita Herczegh, on Friday added their signatures to the Minority SafePack European Citizens’ initiative which seeks European Union protection for indigenous national minorities in the bloc. Continue reading “President signs Minority SafePack”


President Ader promises predictable diplomacy

Hungary will remain a consistent and predictable player on the international stage regardless of the outcome of the general election this spring, President Janos Ader said at a New Year’s reception to members of the diplomatic corps in Budapest on Monday. Continue reading “President Ader promises predictable diplomacy”

Hungary elects on April 8

President Janos Ader has set April 8 as the date of Hungary’s general election, the earliest possible Sunday that the ballot can be held under the law.

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President Ader’s message for the New Year

Janos Ader, Hungary’s president, addressed fellow citizens on New Year’s day in a public media broadcast just after midnight, wishing them a happy New Year and urging them “to be strong and to always show each other respect”. Continue reading “President Ader’s message for the New Year”


Orban’s popularity rising

The ruling Fidesz party’s leading figures are dominating a recent popularity list conducted by the Iranytu Institute for Hungarian daily Magyar Nemzet. Continue reading “Orban’s popularity rising”


Ader and Macron agree on Paris Agreement

President Janos Ader held consultations with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on implementation of the Paris climate accord on Tuesday, before the opening of the One Planet Summit. Continue reading “Ader and Macron agree on Paris Agreement”


Ader continues visit to the Czech Republic

Hungarian President Janos Ader laid a wreath at the plaque of Janos Esterhazy, a leader of Slovakia’s ethnic Hungarian community between the two world wars, in a Prague cemetery on the second day of his official visit on Wednesday. Continue reading “Ader continues visit to the Czech Republic”