Minister: Further developments needed in Paks after 2030

Projections show that there will be a shortage of energy capacity in Hungary in 2030 after the current Paks nuclear power station expansion project is completed, so further development plans are needed, Janos Suli, the minister in charge of the upgrade project, told a hearing in parliament’s national security committee on Wednesday. Continue reading “Minister: Further developments needed in Paks after 2030”

Azeri funds: Molnar turns to international organisations

The head of parliament’s national security committee on Monday said he would turn to the European Union’s law enforcement agency and the European Banking Authority (EBA) over possible links between the 2012 extradition of an Azeri soldier who had killed an Armenian citizen in Hungary and the alleged transfer of funds to a Hungarian bank account. Continue reading “Azeri funds: Molnar turns to international organisations”

National security committee head queries state leaders about Azeri funds

The head of parliament’s national security committee Zsolt Molnar, of the opposition Socialists, has asked the interior minister and heads of the national security services, the central bank and the tax office about possible links between the 2012 extradition of an Azeri soldier who had killed an Armenian in Hungary and the alleged transfer of funds to a Hungarian bank account. Continue reading “National security committee head queries state leaders about Azeri funds”