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August 21, 2014 11:20 AM

Imre Kertész and Ernő Rubik presented with highest state award

On 20 August, Hungary’s national holiday marking the country’s founding, President of the Republic János Áder presented internationally acknowledged Nobel Prize-winning author Imre Kertész and internationaly reknown inventor Ernő Rubik with the Order of Saint Stephen at the proposal of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.

August 19, 2014 3:56 PM

Hungary Supports Afghan Security Forces with $1.5 Million

Hungary will support the Afghan police and army with half a million dollars annually between 2015 and 2017 – Anna Nagy the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade told MTI.

July 31, 2014 2:24 PM

Prime Minister nominates Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade for Commissioner

Hungary has nominated Tibor Navracsics, Hungary's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, to serve as Commissioner in the new European Commission. The new European Commission is currently being formed following the European parliamentary elections in May and will have 28 members nominated by the governments of each member state.

July 28, 2014 9:00 AM

Mr. Kálmán Mizsei appointed Head of Mission for EU Advisory Mission in Ukraine

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary welcomes the appointment of Mr. Kálmán Mizsei as Head of Mission for the EU Advisory Mission for Civilian Security Sector Reform in Ukraine.

July 23, 2014 3:53 PM

Katalin Gulden Receives The Freedom Award

The American Nationalities Movement of Ohio presented Katalin Gulden their Freedom Award at its 53rd Annual Captive Nations Dinner on July 17, 2014.

July 14, 2014 4:14 PM

Robert Knuepfer, Jr. inaugurated as Hungary’s Honoraray Consul to the United States

Ambassador György Szapáry participated in the inauguration ceremony of Robert Knuepfer in Chicago attended by family, friends, coworkers and business partners.

June 25, 2014 5:19 PM

Hungary Welcomes the Prospects of Expediting US LNG Exports

Hungary welcomes the strong bipartisan support of the Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act (H.R. 6.) which would expedite the approval of US natural gas exports, passed today in the House of Representatives.

June 25, 2014 11:11 AM

V4 prime Ministers Addressed Conference in Budapest

Energy security has been one of the priorities for Hungary’s presidency of the Visegrad Group over the past year, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Tuesday at a press conference in Budapest attended by V4 Heads of Governments, following an event marking the end of Hungary's one-year V4 Presidency.

June 23, 2014 10:32 AM

Professor John Lukács Was Honored with the Széchenyi Grand Prize

Ambassador György Szapáry and György Granasztói presented Professor John Lukács with the Széchenyi Grand Prize at his home in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania on June 18.

June 13, 2014 3:38 PM

The Embassy of Hungary is hiring an International Trade Assistant for 30 hours per week from the second part of this year

Application for the job with Hungarian and English CV including the applicant’s photo and a motivation letter to e-mail address: iTzNd5NgyNJYnVzaW5lc3Mud2FzQG1mYS5nb3YuaHU= until June 27, 2014.