Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday said the reason behind the European Parliament’s legal committee finding a conflict of interest related to Hungarian MEP Laszlo Trocsanyi’s candidacy for EU commissioner was that the former justice minister had helped protect Hungary from migration. Continue reading “Orban: Trocsanyi’s crime was helping protect Hungary from migration”
The legal committee of the European Parliament (JURI) has established that there is a conflict of interest between Hungarian MEP Laszlo Trocsanyi’s candidacy for EU commissioner and law firm Nagy and Trocsanyi’s receiving orders from the Hungarian state, JURI vice-chairman Sergey Lagodinsky told reporters in Brussels on Thursday.
Laszlo Trocsanyi, Hungary’s former justice minister, has been selected as the European Union’s commissioner-designate for neighbourhood and enlargement, the executive arm of the European Union said on Tuesday.
Hungary’s EU commissioner-designate Laszlo Trocsanyi has described his most recent talks with European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen as “constructive”. Continue reading “Trocsanyi: Talks with Von der Leyen constructive”
The Hungary’s government’s commissioner-designate, Laszlo Trocsanyi had a brief meeting with the European Commission’s next president, Ursula von der Leyen. Continue reading “Trocsanyi meets Ursula von der Leyen”
It was a good decision to “keep the ideological guerillas away” and vote for leaders who have a “pragmatic instinct for life”, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said after meeting European Commission EC President-elect Ursula von der Leyen. Continue reading “Orban: Decision to back Von der Leyen was good”
The strong mandate that the allied ruling Fidesz-Christian Democrat (KDNP) parties received from the voters at last Sunday’s European parliamentary election will be of great help in policy debates in the European Union, the Prime Minister’s Office chief said on Thursday. Continue reading “Gulyas: Strong mandate great help in EU policy debates”
Prime Minister Viktor Orban will meet Manfred Weber, group leader of the European People’s Party (EPP) in the European Parliament and EPP’s spitzenkandidat in the upcoming European parliamentary election, in Budapest on Tuesday, the prime minister’s press chief said on Monday. Continue reading “Weber meets Orban on Tuesday”
Hungary is ready to provide Turkey with all assistance to that country’s efforts to reform the rule of law and its judiciary, Justice Minister Laszlo Trocsanyi told MTI after talks with his Turkish counterpart Abdulhamit Gul in Ankara on Thursday. Continue reading “Trocsanyi offers help to Turkey’s judicial reform”
The Orban government submits the “Stop Soros” legislative package and the seventh amendment of the constitution. Continue reading “Govt submits “Stop Soros””