The only way to end wartime inflation is by putting an end to the war, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told public radio on Friday. “Hungary must be on the side of peace,” he said. Whereas Hungary is officially curbing the price of certain products, wartime inflation can only be dampened temporarily and partially using these means, he said.
The construction phase of the Paks 2 nuclear plant may start in September, Peter Szijjarto, the minister for foreign affairs and trade, said on Friday, after talks with Rosatom head Alexey Likhachev in Istanbul, where he said all pending issues had been cleared in ...
The rate at which Hungary's public debt will fall in the coming years will be twice the EU average, Mihaly Varga, the finance minister, said on Friday.
Hungary's seasonally adjusted Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) rose to 57.0 points in June from 51.9 in May, Halpim, the company that compiles the index, said on Friday.
Hungary's trade balance showed a 523 million euro deficit in April, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said in a second reading of data released on Friday.
The Visegrad Group is "worthy of respect" within the European Union, State Secretary Peter Hoppal said late on Thursday, ahead of the VeNegy festival concluding Hungary's one-year presidency of the group.
Opposition LMP on Thursday said Hungary could no longer afford to hold off on introducing a congestion charge in Budapest, arguing that deteriorating air quality in the city was costing "thousands of lives" a year.
Preliminary data show that 7,581 children were born and 9,984 people died in April 2022, with the number of live births increasing by 2.0 percent and deaths decreasing by 7.6 percent in June 2021-May 2022 compared with the same period a year earlier, the ...
The Night of Museums on Saturday drew a record crowd of 329,174 people nationwide, double the number of the 164,000 visitors last year, a government official told public radio on Thursday.
Bi-weekly The Parliament Magazine elected Momentum MEP Katalin Cseh and Socialist Istvan Ujhelyi MEPs of the year.
The National Atomic Energy Office (OAH) has approved the application for the manufacturing authorisation for the melt trap of the Paks nuclear power plant upgrade, Peter Szijjarto, the minister of foreign affairs and trade, said in Istanbul on Thursday.
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán attended a video conference in preparation for a two-day European Union summit on Thursday and Friday, and has called for member state candidate status to be granted to several European states, the prime minister's press chief said on Monday.
To be Hungarian is to make a choice, the President of the Republic said at an event on National Day of Cohesion, marking the anniversary of the Treaty of Trianon, on Saturday.
Marton Nagy, Hungary's economic development minister, is demanding an apology from low-fare carrier Ryanair. Nagy told MTI that the practices "Europe's most profit-hungry airline" allows itself are "unfair and petty".
Leftist MEPs of the European Parliament, including those of Hungary's Democratic Coalition and Momentum parties, on Monday voted down a right-wing proposal to put issues around Islamist terrorism in Europe on the agenda, ruling Fidesz MEP Balazs Hidveghi told public media.
A new drug with the active ingredient favipiravir manufactured by Hungarian pharmaceutical company Egis has been licenced for treatment of Covid-19 by the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition (OGYEI), the institute said on Saturday.
Hungary does not support the new migration and refugee package presented by the European Commission on Wednesday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told Reuters newswire on Friday. Under the package, Hungary's commitment to send people back from the southern EU states like Italy or Greece, ...