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March 11, 2016 11:42 AM

Viktor Orbán to attend Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, DC

Press Chief of the Prime Minister’s Office Bertalan Havasi announced to Hungarian News Agency MTI that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will attend the fourth Nuclear Security Summit in Washington on 31 March.

March 10, 2016 5:24 PM

Foreign Minister Petér Szijjártó Urges Euro-Atlantic Cooperation to Stabilize Western Balkans

“The best instrument for guaranteeing Western Balkan stability, peace and development is the genuine possibility of Euro-Atlantic integration”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Thursday in Budapest.

March 8, 2016 10:47 AM

NUPS and Marymount University Sign Five-Year Memorandum of Agreement

Hungary's Minister of the Interior Sándor Pintér, as well as Ambassadors Dr. Réka Szemerkényi and Colleen Bell took part in a signing ceremony in Budapest on March 7th between the National University of Public Service (NUPS) and Marymount University.

March 4, 2016 2:46 PM

Ambassador Szemerkényi Announces Launch of Commemorative Events in Honor of the 1956 Revolution

Ambassador Dr. Réka Szemerkényi reaches out to the Hungarian-American community as the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight approaches to announce commemorative events the Hungarian embassy will be organizing in honor of this year’s celebrations.

February 29, 2016 12:27 PM

Hungary’s “Son of Saul” Takes Home the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film

“And the Winner of the 2016 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film goes to Son of Saul, Hungary” read co-presenters Sofia Vergara and Byung-hun Lee on Sunday night, making Son of Saul only the third Hungarian production to ever take home an Academy Award.

February 26, 2016 10:50 AM

A politically and economically strong Ukraine is in Hungary’s interests

"If there exists a country that has an interest in Ukraine being strong from both a political and economic perspective and in there being peace throughout the country’s entire territory, then that country is most certainly Hungary,” Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Wednesday in Budapest.

February 26, 2016 10:42 AM

Vilmos Zsigmond - Hungary’s American hero

At a commemorative event for the recently deceased Academy Award-winner Vilmos Zsigmond at Budapest’s Vigadó Concert Hall on Thursday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that the cinematographer had stayed true to what he always was: a Hungarian revolutionary, a loyal son of Hungary and “our American hero”.

February 26, 2016 10:25 AM

V4 recommends tighter cooperation between EU and Macedonia

“The Visegrád Group countries recommend that the European Union should develop tighter cooperation with Macedonia”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said on Thursday in Budapest following a meeting with his Macedonian counterpart.

February 16, 2016 3:13 PM

American-Hungarian Business Council Brings New Dimension to Bilateral Economic Relations

“Hungarian-American economic cooperation has entered a new dimension with the formation of the American-Hungarian Business Forum”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told Hungarian news agency MTI after attending the founding meeting of the organisation in New York.

February 16, 2016 12:00 PM

Visegrád Group Adopts Joint Statement on Migration

Members of the Visegrád gathered in Prague on Monday, February 15th to exchange views on the ongoing European migration crisis.