The government has decided not to set up a separate system of public administration courts but legislation currently under preparation will make public administration court procedures faster and more predictable, the justice minister said on Thursday.
Israeli political commentator and adviser Yair Netanyahu spoke to the Hungarian press after his lecture at the House of Terror Museum on Tuesday. The Israeli Prime Minister’s son was speaking at an event upon the invitation of the 21st Century Institute. Continue reading “Yair Netanyahu slams Soros NGOs at Budapest lecture”
Hungary’s interest lies in the improvement of cooperation between the West and Russia, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said at a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Budapest on Wednesday. Continue reading “Orban: West, Russia cooperation in Hungary’s interest”
European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen has formally backed Hungary’s Oliver Varhelyi as European commissioner-designate, an EC spokeswoman said in Brussels on Tuesday. Continue reading “Hungary’s Varhelyi formally backed for EU commissioner-designate”
Hungary and Slovenia are both “well aware of what migration and illegal border crossings mean”, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday in Budapest, after talks with Marjan Sarec, his Slovenian counterpart. Continue reading “Orban, Sarec discuss migration, aid to Africa”
“In furtherance of a joint Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed in December 2018, USAID and the Government of Hungary are proud to announce new coordinated projects for the recovery of the town of Qaraqosh in the Ninewa Plain, and in Sinjar,” USAID wrote in a statement.
In an interview with Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap, US Ambassador David Cornstein recalled that the Obama administration was openly criticising the Orban government in Hungary, instead of seeking dialogue. The ambassador – a friend of President Donald Trump – stressed that according to his experiences in the world of business, dialogue brings better results, so he came here to work with the Hungarian government. Continue reading “US ambassador praises Orban’s govt”