Budapest, January 9 (MTI) – János Árpád Potápi, state secretary in charge of Hungarian communities abroad, has met representatives of expatriate Hungarian organisations in Australia.
Speaking to MTI by phone from Sydney on Monday, Potápi said that “Australia Hungarians feel that the Hungarian government pays increasing focus to the diaspora.”
Potápi said he had attended the 16th conference of the Australian Hungarian community, which was concluded by an ecumenical service and a gala performance. He noted that the government had co-financed the conference.
The state secretary will continue his Australia visit in Brisbane and Melbourne.