V4 countries to fight jointly for post-pandemic position in Europe
The Visegrad Group countries have the opportunity to cooperate in the fight for the region's position in a post-pandemic Europe, the head of parliament's foreign affairs committee told an international conference on Saturday.
Kovacs comments on Jourova remarks suggesting ‘democratic crisis’ in Hungary
Vera Jourova, vice-president of the European Commission "seems to be ready to help us, poor Hungarians, out of our democratic crisis", Zoltan Kovacs, the state secretary for international communications, said on Facebook.
Szijjarto: New power relations in ‘brave new world’
A "brave new world" has begun in politics and economics, with new power relations heightening competition, the foreign minister said on Thursday. Peter Szijjarto told a meeting of Hungarian ambassadors that two kinds of competition had emerged: one to procure vaccines and the other ...
Szijjarto: UN Human Rights Council must be non-political, impartial
In a video address to the 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council, Peter Szijjarto, the minister of foreign affairs and trade, said there was mounting criticism of the council's work in terms of the politicisation of its initiatives and programmes.
Szijjarto: EU ties to southern neighbours should rest on efforts to stop migration
The European Union's relations with its southern neighbours should be determined by efforts to stop migration, Peter Szijjarto, the minister of foreign affairs and trade, said on Monday.
Leading chefs share recipes
A window to the flavours of Colombia
Colombian embassies and their ambassadors in nine countries including Hungary have joined forces to produce a cookbook containing recipes by six of the South American country’s most creative chefs, an initiative designed to counter-balance the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020-21 that has curtailed most of ...
Hungary returns child armour of King Sigismund II Augustus to Poland
Hungary is returning the child armour of Polish King Sigismund II Augustus to Poland in the name of the friendship between the two countries, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said in Krakow on Wednesday.
Orbán: Central Europe responsible for shaping continent’s future
The Visegrad Group countries have a responsibility to protect Europe from external attacks and internal imperial ambitions in the interest of the continent's future, and to preserve "the independence of our homelands and nations", Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in article in the daily ...
V4 became the fastest-growing area of the European economy, Varga says
Justice minister marks 30th anniversary of Visegrad Group
The Visegrad Declaration, signed by Hungarian Prime Minister Jozsef Antal, Czechoslovak President Vaclav Havel and Polish President Lech Walesa on 15 February 1991, laid the cornerstone for 30 years of cooperation in central Europe, Justice Minister Judit Varga said.
Szijjarto calls for start to EU accession talks with Albania
The European Union should begin accession talks with Albania as soon as possible, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said after talks with his Albanian counterpart in Tirana on Friday.