Bilateral relations could be further boosted if Trump remains president

US Ambassador: Relations with Hungary ‘could not be better’

Relations between Hungary and the United States could not be better, outgoing US Ambassador David B. Cornstein said in an interview published in daily Magyar Nemzet. The ambassador told the paper that US-Hungary relations had been "rather poor" when he came to serve in ...

PM, US ambassador unveil George Bush statue in Budapest

Orbán hopes Trump will be re-elected

"Hungarians have always regarded the United States as a home of freedom," Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Tuesday, at the inauguration of a statue of George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States, on Budapest's Szabadsag Square.

Calling Hungary's democracy "degenerate" called into question the achievements of the Hungarian people, minister says

Szijjarto hits back at Tusk’s criticism

Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto on Sunday slapped down European People's Party leader Donald Tusk's recent criticism of the state of Hungary's democracy, saying that the EPP leader had "failed both as a party leader and as a person".

Italian right-wing leader marks October 23 holiday

Giorgia Meloni, the leader of Italy's right-wing Fratelli d'Italia party, paid respects to the anniversary of Hungary's 1956 uprising, and said that Europe needed "brave peoples like the heroes of '56, to remind it of its real identity".

New ambassador at British Embassy

Paul Fox takes over from Iain Lindsay

New British Ambassador to Hungary Paul Fox handed his credentials to President of Hungary János Áder at the Sandor Palace on October 16. Fox arrives from a posting in Moscow where he was Minister Counsellor, and he succeeds Iain Lindsay whose four-year term in ...

Orbán: Focus of EU growth shifting to central Europe

The value of central Europe is on the rise, with the focus of growth in the European Union shifting to the east, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said at the cornerstone-laying ceremony for the Cirkovce-Pince power line in eastern Slovenia on Wednesday.