New Foreign Ministry website, app help Hungary consular services
The app dubbed “Konzinfo Utazom” will provide useful information to Hungarian citizens travelling abroad and provide for their safety, Balazs Farkas told a press conference. In case of an emergency, it will also help Hungary’s missions to provide assistance to Hungarians in trouble, he said, noting that in a preliminary test, the application’s group messages function was of immense help during the wildfires in Greece.
Csilla Horvath, the project’s manager, said its aim was to provide to citizens faster, more transparent and more informative administration abroad. The total cost of the project was 2 billion forints (EUR 5.2m)