The Kazan Straits is a wonder and splendour in every sense. I had the great pleasure of exploring the area for three and a half very full days this summer. All I had beforehand were picturesque impressions from various chronicles and very limited tourist information. But my greatest asset pre-arrival was a promising hotel that indeed provided all I needed to set me up, so regardless of all else I took my leave by overnight train from Budapest to Orșova, the “Kazan Capital” in south-western Romania, which overlooks not only these rare and significant peaks but also the majestic and equally grand River Danube.
Hungarians need their country "because it is the homeland that protects us from all troubles and dangers" Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Satuday at an officers' graduation ceremony at the National University Of Public Service. "We must be strong, well-prepared and united because ...
MEP Marton Gyongyosi was elected the new chairman of opposition Jobbik at the party's congress on Saturday.
Europe is facing serious economic challenges due to the war in Ukraine and the community's sanctions against Russia, the foreign minister said on Facebook on Saturday.
It is high time Hungary set up an idependent force to control its borders, the group leader of ruling Fidesz said on Saturday, in connection with an armed clash between migrant groups in Serbia earlier in the day.
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Hungary's Constitutional Court has annulled certain legal provisions that enabled the restriction of the public use of the area around Lake Balaton.
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, ...
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.
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.
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".
The justice ministry on Tuesday rejected what it called low-cost airline Ryanair's attempt to pass the recently introduced windfall tax on to customers, saying the company was after further excessive profits.
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, ...