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February 16, 2016 10:56 AM

Visegrád Group Celebrates 25th Anniversary at Prague Summit

The Prime Ministers of the Visegrád Group gathered at an extraordinary summit in Prague on 15 February 2016 to mark the 25th anniversary of the group's founding.

February 16, 2016 10:42 AM

Budapest would like to strengthen Hungarian-American economic relations

Minister of Foreign Affairs Péter Szijjártó is holding talks this week in Texas seeking to strengthen US-Hungarian economic relations.

February 9, 2016 12:59 PM

Budapest Festival Orchestra to Perform in Washington

Conductor Iván Fischer, pianist Marc-André Hamelin and the Budapest Festival Orchestra will perform Monday evening at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.

February 8, 2016 1:36 PM

Free screenings of Son of Saul for secondary school students at the Uránia National Film Theatre

The Hungarian government is funding free screening of Hungarian Oscar nominee Son of Saul with over 10 million forints, announced Deputy State Secretary for Priority Social Affairs Csaba Latorcai from the Prime Minister’s Office.

December 14, 2015 4:33 PM

Screening of Son of Saul in Washington, D.C.

The Embassy of Hungary in collaboration with Sony Pictures Classic organized an avant-première screening of the Hungarian movie Son of Saul in the Naval Heritage Center in Washington.

November 15, 2015 9:53 AM

Masses of mourners at Budapest French Institute


Hundreds of people gathered together early in the evening on Saturday outside the French Institute in Budapest, at the commemoration held in tribute to the victims of the Friday attacks in Paris.

October 28, 2015 2:03 PM

Honoring the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight at the Hungarian Embassy

The Embassy of Hungary held a commemorative reception in honor of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight. The event was attended by members of the Hungarian Parliament, the diplomatic community, Congressmen, Hungarian-Americans and other friends of Hungary.

October 23, 2015 7:59 PM

Commemorating the 1956 Revolution at the Bem Statue


At a wreath-laying ceremony held at Bem Square in Budapest in commemoration of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and fight for independence, Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson placed a wreath in representation of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.

October 8, 2015 6:12 PM

Book of condolences opened at the Embassy

Following the passing away of former President Árpád Göncz a book of condolences has been opened at the Embassy.

October 6, 2015 5:18 PM

The Government of Hungary Offers its Condolences

The Government offers its sincere condolences and sympathy to the family of Árpád Göncz, who passed away today.