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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: AQjGfxXURVXoDV4GGi3YnVzaW5lc3Mud2FzQG1mYS5nb3YuaHU= until June 27, 2014.

June 13, 2014 3:31 PM

Commemorating the Victims of Communism and Celebrating the Triumph of Liberty 25 Years Ago

On June 11, the Hungarian Embassy in cooperation with the Embassy of Austria and the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation commemorated the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Iron Curtain with a series of events in Washington, D.C.

June 5, 2014 3:58 PM

Prime Minister to participate on the inauguration of Ukraine's president-elect

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is set to represent Hungary at the inauguration ceremony of Ukraine's president-elect Petro Poroshenko in Kiev on Saturday.

June 5, 2014 12:00 PM

Prime Minister responded to the letter sent by 30 Jewish American Congressmen

The pain of losing Hungary's freedom is the driving force behind the memorial to the victims of the German occupation in Budapest's Szabadság Square, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated in a letter of reply to thirty Jewish American members of congress.

June 3, 2014 3:30 PM

Iron Curtain Falling: History & Legacy of Communism in Europe

Join us on June 11 at 3PM in the Library of Congress for a panel with leading academics from America and Europe.

June 3, 2014 12:16 PM

The Glass House Project -- Hungarian Jewish Music at the Kennedy Center

The Hungarian Embassy and the Hungarian Cultural Institute in New York in cooperation with the Kennedy Center have organized an evening of Hungarian Jewish Music with Grammy Award winner trumpet player, Frank London. The concert was performed on May 28th in front of a full house.

June 2, 2014 11:57 AM

The Visegrad Group played a prominent role at the 3rd Annual Texas-EU Business Summit

The Hungarian Embassy initiated the introduction of Central European business opportunities to Texas companies at the event in Austin Texas on May 1st, 2014.