Tag: European Commission

Regional farm ministers press for equal protection of agribusinesses, regardless of size

The #EC directive would prohibit buyers of farm products from making unilateral or retroactive changes to their contracts with suppliers #v4 #visegradgroup #agriculture #slovenia #croatia #romania #eu #europeancommission

Record number of municipalities to join European Mobility Week

#European #Mobility #Week is held each year between September 16 and 22

Budapest mayor: EU funds to guarantee Metro 3 project completion

The reconstruction of #Budapest's #metro line 3 costs 557 million euros! #eu #ec #europeancommission #hungary #hungarian #m3

Opposition parties slam Orban’s Szeklerland speech

"We do not need less Europe, but more of it ... If Hungary wants to live and prosper in peace, Orbán must go" #hungary #jobbik #mszp #dk #párbeszéd

Orbán: Europe’s current leaders were “inadequate” and incapable of protecting the continent from migration

"The exclusively liberal European elite denies its roots and is building an open society instead of a Europe based on Christianity" - PM Orbán #hungary #hungarian #government #tusványos #székelyföld #szeklerland #romania #epp

Hungary continues to support Serbia’s EU integration, says FM in Belgrade

The #European #Commission set 2025 as #Serbia's accession date, which #Hungary considers too distant #eu

European Commission’s days are numbered, says PM Orbán

#Hungary among world's most stable countries - PM #Orbán #eu #ec #hungarian #fidesz #orbánviktor #europeanunion #europeancommission #migration

Hungarian parliament approves tax changes

The law introduces a 25 percent levy on "material support for the operation of #NGOs whose activities support #immigration" #hungary #hungarian #tax #parliament

European Commission refers Hungary to court over energy policy

"Since compliance with #EU law is not yet in place, the #EC has decided to refer these matters to the #CJEU" #Hungary #Hungarian #EuropeanUnion #energy

EC launches infringement procedure against Hungary over ‘Stop Soros’ laws

The Hungarian parliament passed the contested laws in June, aimed at penalising the "promotion or organisation of illegal migration" #hungary #eu #europeancommision #ec #hungarian

EU official: Cohesion funds for Hungary to be cut by 25 pc from 2021

The #European #Commission seeks to simplify access to #EU #funds and increase #flexibility in awarding funds

European Commission confirms 4 pc Hungary GDP growth forecast in 2018

#EC put 2019 #GDP growth at 3.2 percent #hungary #europeancommission #budget #government

Nuclear power plant Paks upgrade will be completed on time

#Russia has agreed to lend #Hungary 10 billion euros to cover 80 percent of the project's costs #nuclear #power #plant #Paks

European Commission will examine new Hungarian legislation

The European Commission has said it will examine whether the new legislative package adopted by Hungary’s parliament on Wednesday falls in line with EU law, and it will take the Venice Commission’s opinion into consideration, an EU commission spokesman said on Thursday. Lawmakers on Wednesday passed a government-sponsored constitutional amendment aiming to “preserve Hungary’s Christian culture”, set up an administrative high court and ban homelessness. Pending the assessment’s conclusions, the commission will take any steps necessary, Christian Wigand, said. The commission will take into account the impact of the law on European values as well as how those values are ... Read more

EU budget draft ‘pro-migration’, says ruling Fidesz party

The European Union's budget as drafted by the European Commission is a "pro-migration" proposal - #

Jobbik: Fidesz steals from Hungarians twice

Through its practice of #legalized #corruption, the #Fidesz government skims the #EU monies, taking them away from small and medium enterprises, the Hungarian taxpayers

Cooperation between Hungarian universities and business remains underdeveloped

University-business cooperation in #Hungary is below the European average! #hungarian #education #academics

Opposition DK to ask Brussels again to directly manage EU fund distribution to Hungary

"#Brussels is clearly fed up with the way the #Orbán #government has been handling #EU funds"

EU to fund new stretch of motorway to Romanian border

The projected date of completion is March 2020 #new #investment #construction #highway #Romania

EU to ban plastic straws and coffee stirrers!

What is your stance on the #issue? #Hungary #Hungarian #environment #EU