Fidesz MEP: New EC proposals no solution to crisis
The measures of the European Commission in response to the Russia-Ukraine war have backfired, weakened the European economy and caused "rampant" inflation, MEP Tamas Deutsch of ruling Fidesz told the plenary session of the European Parliament on Wednesday. "The commission's new proposals won't solve ...
Orbán travels to Moscow for Gorbachev’s funeral
"God rest Mikhail Gorbachev", Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Saturday, in a video uploaded to Facebook from Moscow where he travelled to attend the funeral of the former party secretary of the Soviet Union.
Szijjarto: War ‘won’t end anytime soon’
The Russia-Ukraine war "won't end anytime soon" as there "isn't a trace" of negotiations, Peter Szijjarto, the Hungarian foreign minister, said in an interview with daily Magyar Nemzet on Saturday.
Government spokesman: Global minimum tax spells competitive disadvantage for Europe
The European Union's planned global minimum tax for large corporations would bring a competitive disadvantage to Europe, as nowhere else has such a measure been introduced as mandatory regulation with an abrupt starting date, the state secretary for international communication and relations told French ...
Christian Democrats: Hungary stands for EU candidacy of Georgia, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Lorinc Nacsa, a lawmaker of the co-ruling Christian Democrats (KDNP), said on Wednesday that Hungary will stand up for the European Union candidacy of Georgia and Bosnia-Herzegovina, besides Ukraine and Moldova.
Szijjarto: War threatening to cause global food shortages
he war in Ukraine is threatening to cause global food shortages and triggering further migration waves, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Monday, adding that Hungary has offered to provide a route for Ukrainian food produce exports.
Finance Minister: Global minimum tax would bring about tax increases
US advocacy group welcomes Hungary rejecting global minimum tax
Hungary is wise to reject the global minimum tax proposal that would significantly damage the valuable tax competition among countries and would cause undue harm to businesses, workers, and economies around the world, Grover Norquist, President of Americans for Tax Reform, said on the ...
Szijjarto: Hungary doesn’t support global minimum tax
Hungary does not support the introduction of a global minimum tax, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Thursday, arguing that it would be harmful and would threaten jobs.
V4 chiefs of staff discuss army cooperation
Army leaders attending a meeting of Visegrad Group chiefs of staff discussed current issues in cooperation between national armies on Tuesday, the Hungarian chief of staff said on Tuesday.
Charity concert in Budapest, June 16
Ukraine artists responding in song to Russian slaughter
An open-air charity concert with Ukrainian artists and musicians, part of a Life Will Win tour to draw attention to the struggle of the Ukrainian people against the Russian military invasion, will take place at Bakáts ter, a park near Bálna and Petőfi Bridge, ...