Tag: CEU

CEU-affair: Audio recording reveals CEU offers no post-grad courses at Bard College – UPDATE

The CEU-affair UPDATE! "The #CEU failed to fulfil the criteria that all other international higher education institutions operating in #Hungary met"

Orbán cabinet: ‘We are the European People’s Party’

"We are the European People's Party because..." #epp #fidesz #hungary #hungarian #government

Jobbik about the CEU-affair

Published on the Facebook account of Márton Gyöngyösi, the leader of Jobbik’s parliamentary group:  After everybody has expressed their opinions on the political implications of the Central European University’s current situation, let me discuss it from a different point of view. This is the point of view of a parent who raises an 11-year-old boy and, just like so many others in this country, strives to help his child become a successful, happy and satisfied adult. Besides that, I also want him to be honest, a good patriot and a true Christian who is a pride of his family and ... Read more

Thousands gathered in Budapest to express solidarity with CEU

"The government wants to expel #CEU from #Hungary" because Orbán is terrified of all those that have thoughts" #hungarian #education #momentum #demonstration

Green opposition LMP sees political showdown against CEU

The government's comments on developments around the #CEU are "absurd and fake" - MP #Ungár (#LMP) #hungary #hungarian #education

Socialists: Departure of CEU would be Hungary’s loss

"The #CEU's announcement is due to a political attack rather than professional necessity" - #MSZP

CEU: Move to Vienna if no solution found to impasse by Dec 1

BREAKING NEWS! #ceu #hungary #budapest #vienna #usa #newyork #ny

Hungarian government to expand home purchase subsidies – Regular press briefing

Orbán cabinet steps up border control in South Hungary! - Regular press briefing #hungary #hungarian #schengen #migration #croatia #icsid #csok

CEU prepares to move to Vienna?

Will applicants of #CEU courses start the 2020 semster in #Vienna?

The Guardian: Hungarian universities under state control

Besides academic freedom and civil society, the #EU partnership of #Hungary is at stake

US ambassador praises Hungary workforce at AmCham business forum in Budapest

David B. Cornstein, the US ambassador to Hungary, at a business forum organised by the American Chamber of Commerce in Hungary (AmCham) on Tuesday, described Hungary’s workforce as “exceptional” and “highly intelligent”. Cornstein highlighted Hungary’s low corporate tax rate and said the government’s measures encourage business activity. He said it was “terrible” that Hungary receives 80 percent of its energy supply from a single other country. The ambassador said he believed the Hungarian government shares this sentiment, adding that they were working to have the US supply 40 percent of the country’s energy needs. Cornstein called Russia a “disruptive” nation. ... Read more

US ambassador sees no violation of freedom rights in Hungary! – Interview

US ambassador Cornstein had not heard any criticism over corruption at talks he had held with business leaders, either #usa #hungary #hungarian #government

Migration issue to dominate 2019 EP elections, says Hungarian ruling party

#Fidesz does not plan to leave the #European #People's #Party and it is unlikely that the #EPP would expel Fidesz #eu #europeanunion #hungary #epelection2019

Gender studies to be banned in Hungary

Neither ELTE nor CEU can offer gender studies from next year on. #banned #study #university

New ambassador: US-Hungary relations have changed

The #ambassador said he believed that settling the #issue around #CEU would cement #US-#Hungary #cooperation

Orbán cabinet: Europe must respect people’s will on migration

"All European countries must heed the will of their people on handling #illegal #migration" #hungary #hungarian #government #orbánviktor

CEU can start recruitment of students in Budapest for 2019-20 academic year

The #university has fulfilled the obligations set out in Hungary's #law on higher #education #CEU