Orban: Govt secured EUR 3 bn in additional funding at Brussels summit

The outcome of the recent European Union summit on the bloc’s 2021-2027 budget and its pandemic recovery package in Brussels can be interpreted as the Hungarian and Polish forces having “repelled the international attack of the liberal brigades”, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday. Continue reading “Orban: Govt secured EUR 3 bn in additional funding at Brussels summit”

Orban triumphs after EU summit

At the European Union summit on the bloc’s 2021-2027 budget and its pandemic recovery package, Hungary and Poland have succeeded in ensuring substantial funds and in protecting their national pride, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said. Counterpart Mateusz Morawiecki at the Polish embassy in Brussels, Orban said attempts to link EU funding to the rule of law had been “successfully thwarted”. Hungary and Poland have … Continue reading Orban triumphs after EU summit

Orban: Hungary remains committed ally of US

Prime Minister Viktor Orban greeted US President Donald Trump in a message on the occasion of the federal holiday of the United States, Independence Day, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Saturday. During the challenging period of the global pandemic, it is very important to commemorate the prominent events of our history which reinforce our national unity, … Continue reading Orban: Hungary remains committed ally of US

Orban: Hungary could come out of crisis caused by coronavirus epidemic even stronger

If Hungary does not allow the coronavirus epidemic to start spreading again, if “we keep our wits about us in the protection of the borders,” if we support investments and job creation, and if we do not allow the West to take us “for a fool,” then we can come out of the crisis even stronger, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Kossuth Radio’s programme ‘Good morning, Hungary’ on Friday. Continue reading “Orban: Hungary could come out of crisis caused by coronavirus epidemic even stronger”

Hungary is not letting in non-EU nationals

At this time, Hungary is not letting in nationals from countries outside the European Union, not including nationals of Serbia because that is contrary to the interests of Hungarian people’s health, Prime Minister Viktor Orban stated after debating the proposal of the European Union asking member states to open their borders to 14 non-European countries. Continue reading “Hungary is not letting in non-EU nationals”