President calls it "good news" that economic recession in all four Visegrad countries was below the European Union average

Ader: Easing restrictions depends on pace of vaccination

Hungary will hopefully be in a position to further ease its coronavirus-related restrictions in May if the vaccination of residents "makes good progress", which could result in "another quite successful summer" for tourism, President Janos Ader said after a meeting with his Visegrad Group ...

Hungary interested in closest possible ties with UK

Hungary's interest lies in ensuring that its relations with the United Kingdom remain as strong as possible after Brexit, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said after talks with his British counterpart Dominic Raab on Tuesday.

Orbán: Swift measures key to saving lives

Babis: Vaccine not political issue

The issue of coronavirus vaccines is not a political one but one of safety, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said after talks with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in Budapest on Friday, adding that it was therefore wrong to politicise a vaccine's country of ...

Justice minister: Left-liberal media booming in Hungary

Judit Varga, Hungary's justice minister, said she held talks on Thursday with Dunja Mijatovic, the Council of Europe's Commissioner for Human Rights, who is preparing a memorandum on the situation of media freedom and freedom of expression in Hungary.

Czech PM to visit Hungary on Friday

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis will pay a visit to Budapest on Friday for talks on handling the coronavirus epidemic and the vaccination campaign, the Hungarian prime minister's press chief has said, confirming Czech press reports.