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Over 400 infections in Hungary

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Justice minister rejects “fake news” about Hungary

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Hungary confirmed cases reach 343, another elderly patient dead

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Orban announces curfew

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Operative board: Epidemic has slowed down

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Orban: We should solve the crisis ourselves

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Orban: Govt suspends debt service for businesses, individuals

The government has decided to suspend until the end of the year the capital and…

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Coronavirus enters next stage in Hungary

Hungary will close its borders for all passenger transport and only Hungarian citizens will be…

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Coronavirus: Schools close in Hungary

Hungary’s schools will stay closed from Monday in view of efforts against the spread of…

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Coronavirus: Border controls and regulations

The government plans to maintain a state of emergency announced on Wednesday for the upcoming…

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Coronavirus: State of emergency in Hungary

The government has ordered a state of emergency in connection with protective measures against the…

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Three more people infected in Hungary

According to a post on Tuesday on the government information website koronavirus.gov.hu, another three cases…

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Govt allocates over HUF 8 bn for coronavirus response

Hungarian authorities have reported another two cases of the new coronavirus, after another Iranian student…

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7th coronavirus case, celebrations cancelled, no flights to N-Italy

Hungary’s operative board coordinating efforts against the new coronavirus has recommended that hospitals and nursing…

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Four foreigners tested positive for new coronavirus in Hungary

Four foreigners have been tested positive for the new coronavirus in Hungary so far in…

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Die Presse: Orban was right

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban was right about the need to protect the European Union’s…

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Hungary reports first cases of coronavirus

Two people in Hungary have been infected with coronavirus, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on…

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Szijjarto: Hungary protects its borders under all circumstances

Hungary will protect its borders “under all circumstances” and will not let in any illegal…

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Szijjarto: National interest for Syrian refugees in Turkey to return home

The Hungarian government supports all decisions that allow for the return home of Syrian refugees…

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Orban in phone talks with Erdogan on migration situation

Prime Minister Viktor Orban held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan by phone before…

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Orban: Regular migrant attacks at Hungary’s border expected

Hungary should be prepared for further waves of migrants and “regular, massive attacks” on its…

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Coronavirus: Govt not aware of any cases in Hungary

The government is still not aware of any cases of the new virus being present…

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Orban calls net contributors’ 1 pc offer ‘unacceptable’

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has called it “unacceptable” that four EU member states –…

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Memorandum: Orban calls for EPP reform

Prime Minister Viktor Orban called for a debate within the European People’s Party on the…

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Orban in phone talks with Trump

Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday had talks with US President Donald Trump by phone,…

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Orban: Hungary before all else

Prime Minister Viktor Orban in his state-of-the-nation address on Sunday laid out in detail his…

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Govt to start new national consultation

The government has clear positions on the issues that sparked heated public debates over the…

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Szijjarto: OVP rational in EPP debate over Fidesz

The Austrian People’s Party (OVP) was “very rational” in the debate over Fidesz within the…

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Orban certain EU to agree satisfactory outcome to next budget

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday he was certain European Union member states would…

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Migrant march at Hungary’s border

A group of hundreds of migrants that recently set off for Hungary from Serbia has…

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Orban: Economic success prerequisite for conservative policy

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, addressing a conference on conservatism in Rome on Tuesday, said economic…

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Orban: Positions on EU budget still far apart

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said stands on the European Union’s next seven-year budget are still…

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Orban: Soros is the world’s Nr1 oligarch

Prime Minister Viktor Orban in a radio interview accused the “Soros Network” of organising migration…

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Opposition MEPs hold conference on ‘dismantling’ in Hungary

Hungarian opposition MEPs on Tuesday held a conference in Brussels dubbed “Critical Thinking Under Attack…

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Migrants try to break through border fence

Around 60 migrants early on Tuesday made an attempt to break through the southern border…

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Varga calls for Christian conservative green policy

Justice Minister Judit Varga has called for the implementation of a “Christian conservative climate policy”,…

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Varhelyi: Enlargement is our common interest

The new European Commission considers it an absolute priority to increase the EU’s visibility and…

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Orban: ‘We were an inch away from quitting EPP’

Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party was “an inch away” from leaving the European People’s Party (EPP)…

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EP adopts resolution against Hungary and Poland

The European Parliament on Thursday adopted a resolution condemning Hungary and Poland in connection with…

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EPP not changing course, says Weber

The European People’s Party (EPP) will not change course and has made clear that those…

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Domotor: Upcoming period in European politics to be teeming with disputes

The Hungarian government fully expects the upcoming period in European politics to be teeming with…

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Orban holds an international press conference

The government’s aim is for the Hungarian economy’s level of development to reach 85 percent…

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Ministry: Hungarian troops to carry on with mission in Iraq

The Hungarian troops stationed in Iraq continue to carry out their mission with the necessary…

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Govt to double border control troops

The Hungarian government will double the number of soldiers patrolling the borders “in light of…

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Hungary condemns attack on US embassy in Baghdad

The Hungarian government has condemned a recent attack against the United States’ embassy in Baghdad,…

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Deutsch: The EU should put a halt to migration to Europe

Fidesz MEP Tamas Deutsch says the key task in 2020 is to put a halt…

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Diplomat: Monsey attack “unimaginable” in Hungary

Hungary’s former consul general in New York, Ferenc Kumin reacted to the stabbing attack in…

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Novak: Hungary family policy holds enormous potential

Hungary’s family policy “holds enormous potential”, Katalin Novak, the state secretary for youth and family…

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Azbej: Govt committed to protecting Christian culture

Christianity and Christmas “are under attack worldwide” but the Hungarian government is committed to protecting…

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Tajani would keep Fidesz in the EPP

Deputy head of the European People’s Party (EPP) Antonio Tajani has called it a political…

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Szijjarto: Hungary supports UN efforts to protect national minorities

Hungary resolutely supports United Nations efforts to protect the language rights of indigenous and national…

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Farage: Soros failed in the UK

Brexit was a major factor determining the result of the UK elections, but Jeremy Corbyn’s…

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“Pact of free cities” signed in Budapest

The mayors of four Budapest, Bratislava, Prague and Warsaw have signed a “free cities” pact…

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Orban: Hungary is climate champion

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, in a video posted on his Facebook page on Friday, declared…

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Orban: ‘Poor’ EU countries mustn’t be made to bear costs of climate action

From central Europe and Hungary’s perspective the upcoming European Union summit in Brussels will be…

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Parliament passes culture bill

Lawmakers on Wednesday passed a package of laws on cultural activity that creates the conditions…

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Varga blasts Article 7 hearing

Justice Minister Judit Varga slammed Tuesday’s hearing of Article 7 proceedings against Hungary, saying it…

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Protesters rally against govt’s culture bill

Protesters rallied in downtown Budapest against the government’s new culture bill on Monday evening. The…

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Sir Scruton receives Hungarian state decoration

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Tuesday presented author and philosopher Sir Roger Scruton with…

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Bana: Sovereignty and common values must both be respected

“We cannot support countries where press freedom, the independence of the judiciary, the rights of…

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Szijjarto: V4 expects new EC to speed up EU enlargement

The Visegrad Group (V4) expects the new European Commission to speed up European Union enlargement,…

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Fidesz anti-immigration cabinet convened

Due to the increasing migration pressure, state secretary at the ministry of defence Szilard Nemeth…

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Climate strike in Budapest

Thousands of pupils demonstrated today in Budapest, in the framework of the Fridays for Future…

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Szijjarto warns of growing migration pressure

Hungary can expect the pressure of illegal migration to grow “constantly”, the foreign minister said…

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Migrant presence on Hungary-Serbia border growing

The number of migrants looking to enter Hungary illegally from Serbia has risen significantly over…

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Hungarian MEPs react to the new EC’s election

The MEP group of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz-Christian Democrat alliance on Wednesday called for opening a…

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Deneen meets Orban

Liberalism has failed because liberalism has succeeded, US political scientist Patrick J. Deneen, the author…

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Szijjarto: Hungary gets crucial portfolio

The European Union’s Foreign Affairs Council has approved the new team of European commissioners, Foreign…

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Orban: Fidesz can’t belong to a pro-migration community

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said in an interview on Friday that protecting Hungarian economic achievements…

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Gulyas: EPP must return to fundamental values

The European People’s Party must regain its strength and return to its fundamental values, Gergely…

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Varga: ECtHR makes momentous decision

The European Court of Human Rights, acting as a secondary court, has ruled that Hungarian…

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Judit Varga: Facts You Always Wanted to Know about Rule of Law but Never Dared

Hungary’s Minister of Justice Judit Varga wrote an op-ed for Euronews. Here’s the full text:…

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Green light for Varhelyi

The European Parliament’s foreign affairs committee has approved Hungary’s candidate for European commissioner after coordinators…

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Orban: We are the future of Europe

Addressing a celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in Prague on Sunday,…

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Varhelyi doesn’t pass his hearing

Oliver Varhelyi, Hungary’s nominee for European commissioner, told a hearing in the European Parliament on…

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Commissioner-designate stresses his independence

Hungary’s commissioner-designate for enlargement and neighbourhood policy, Oliver Varhelyi has answered the written questions of…

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EP committee okays Hungary commissioner candidate Varhelyi

The European Parliament’s legal affairs committee “has established no conflict of interest” in connection with…

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Stoiber and CDU members express support

Ruling Fidesz said on Monday that German MPs believe Fidesz’s place is in the European…

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Orban: Turkey instrumental in stopping ‘waves of migrants’

Turkey is instrumental is stopping the “wave of millions of migrants” on their way towards…

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Orban calls Turkey ‘strategic partner’ on security, migration

Turkey is Hungary’s strategic partner when it comes to security and the issue of migration,…

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Hungary to keep enlargement portfolio

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen has approved European lawmaker Adina Valean as the…

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Szijjarto: Germany strategic ally, top economic partner

Germany is Hungary’s most important economic partner and a strategic ally in a number of…

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Szijjarto: Hungary, Russia both committed to protecting Christian culture

Protecting Christian culture is a top priority for both Hungary and Russia, Foreign Minister Peter…

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Govt scraps plan to set up public administration courts

The government has decided not to set up a separate system of public administration courts…

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Yair Netanyahu slams Soros NGOs at Budapest lecture

Israeli political commentator and adviser Yair Netanyahu spoke to the Hungarian press after his lecture…

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Orban: West, Russia cooperation in Hungary’s interest

Hungary’s interest lies in the improvement of cooperation between the West and Russia, Prime Minister…

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USA, Hungary rebuilds Iraqi town together

“In furtherance of a joint Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed in December 2018, USAID and…

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US ambassador praises Orban’s govt

In an interview with Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap, US Ambassador David Cornstein recalled that the…

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Hungarians celebrate national holiday

Hungarians in 1956 wanted a “free and independent” country for themselves in the “Europe of…

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Orban: V4 partners ready to renew help to protect Hungarian border

In the event of an upsurge of migration pressure from Turkey to Europe, the Visegrad…

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Karacsony assumes his post

Mayor-elect of Budapest Gergely Karacsony proposed on Thursday to grant the title of honorary citizen…

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Budapest’s new mayor seeks partnership with govt

Budapest’s new leadership is ready to develop a partnership with the government, mayor-elect Gergely Karacsony…

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Szijjarto supports Turkey’s strategy

It is in Hungary’s national interest that Turkey resolve the migration issue in the direction…

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Orban meets Erdogan

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban discussed bilateral and international affairs with Turkish President Recep Tayyip…

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Opposition wins Budapest

Gergely Karacsony, the united opposition’s candidate won the seat of Budapest’s mayor at the local…

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Budapest mayor: Voters to choose between firm lead or chaos

Sunday’s mayoral election in Budapest will decide “whether the city stays in firm hands or…

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Karacsony: ‘Now it is our turn’

Gergely Karacsony, the opposition’s joint candidate for Budapest mayor, has promised to “turn Budapest into…

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US-Hungarian business cooperation a success story

Prime Minister Viktor Orban met Eric Stewart, the head of the US-Hungarian Business Council, and…

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Szijjarto meets Bolsonaro

Hungary wants to develop “the closest ever” ties with Brazil, since the two countries’ leaders…

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Pollsters: Tarlos maintains lead

Incumbent Budapest Mayor Istvan Tarlos maintains his lead days ahead of Sunday’s local elections, holding…

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Gulyas urges conservative turnaround in EPP

There is a need for a conservative turnaround in the European People’s Party (EPP) as…

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Opposition mayoral candidate meets Timmermans

The new European Commission assuming office in November plans to increase direct funding for towns…

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Szijjarto: Johnson works to fulfill will of British people

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s work to fulfill the people’s will as expressed in a…

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Orban: Rule of law in Hungary ‘matter of honour’

The issue of the state of the rule of law is not a legal one…

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Orban proposes Oliver Varhelyi for commissioner designate

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday that he would nominate ambassador Oliver Varhelyi, the…

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Orban: Hungarians have right to live under laws of Christian freedom

Hungary’s prime minister stressed the need of compromise between two parts of Europe but added…

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Szijjarto: UN’s ‘false legal interpretation’ generating new migration waves

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto on Wednesday said the United Nations is “trying to create…

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Ader: Cheapest energy that which we don’t use

Addressing the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York on Monday, Hungarian President Janos…

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Szijjarto: Hungary builds on strong bilateral links with US

Hungary builds on the “very strong” links it maintains with the US, including the results…

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Orban speaks in front of Italian supporters

Hungary has in recent years postulated a political and state model: it has constructed a…

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Orban attends right-wing event in Rome

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban will give a speech at the right-wing Atreju event in…

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Turkic Council opens office in Budapest

Hungary has always worked towards cooperation between East and West, which is also demonstrated by…

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Opposition calls on govt for joint action on climate protection

The opposition parties criticised the ruling alliance for not having any representatives at a special…

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House speaker receives Polish state award

Laszlo Kover, speaker of the Hungarian parliament, received the Grand Cross of the Order of…

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Szijjarto: Hungary will defend its borders despite Italy’s decision

Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Sunday that all decisions that involved the opening of…

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Orban: Hungary has delegated ‘excellent man’ to EC

In Laszlo Trocsanyi, Hungary nominated an excellent man as its European commissioner, Prime Minister Viktor…

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Orban meets Norbert Hofer

Hungary has a vested interest in Austria’s continued rejection of “all forms of terrorism and…

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Hungary’s Trocsanyi commissioner-designate for enlargement

Laszlo Trocsanyi, Hungary’s former justice minister, has been selected as the European Union’s commissioner-designate for…

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Rogan: Govt to focus on boosting national independence

Over the coming period, Hungary’s government will turn its focus to boosting the country’s national…

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Orban congratulates Conte

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has sent a letter of congratulations to Giuseppe Conte, following…

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