Tag: Serbia

Hungary household energy prices among lowest in Europe

"The prices in #Stockholm are 7.6 times as high as in #Budapest" #eelctricity #gas #household #hungary

Government to call new tender for Budapest-Belgrade railway upgrade

#Construction will only start in #2020, a year later than originally scheduled #Hungary #Budapest #Belgrade #railway #transport

Hungarian Permanent Conference held in Budapest

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán spoke about central Europe gaining strength as compared to the German-French axis in Europe, at a meeting of the Hungarian Permanent Conference (MÁÉRT) held behind closed doors in Budapest on Friday. On a recording posted onto the government’s website, Orbán said the volume and value of German-French trade make up merely half of the one between the Visegrad Group and Germany which he called “an unprecedented development”. The prime minister said he had predicted earlier that central Europe, including the Carpathian Basin, would become the engine of Europe’s economic growth in the years to come. Orbán ... Read more

United Nations experts suspend Hungary visit

#UN experts suspended an official visit to Hungary after they had been denied access to the #transit #zones on the #Hungary-#Serbia border #unitednations #mgration

Alert stepped up along Hungary’s southern border after Bihac incident!

"At present, about 70,000 #migrants heading for western #Europe are waiting along the #Balkan route." #hungary #hungarian #givernment #migration #Bosnia #Croatia

Orbán cabinet urges EU to open more accession chapters with Serbia this year

"Now, when #migration routes are being re-activated, stability in the region is of the utmost importance" - Hungarian FM Szijjártó #hungary #serbia

Hungary has the weakest army in the region: should the Russians come back? – photos

The #HungarianArmy is so weak that it would not be able to resist until #NATO forces arrive in case of a #military #conflict. #Hungary #Russia #protection #Romania #Slovakia #Serbia #Ukraine #army #armsrace #corruption #ViktorOrban #PM

Ten Steps from Budapest to Varna – Through the Balkan

Get to know the 10 hidden gems of the #Balkan ;)

5th conference of lawmakers from the Danube countries opens in the Hungarian Parliament

Addressing a conference on Friday, Speaker of Parliament László Kövér said the Danube countries could only uphold sustainable regional development through cooperation. Hungary considers the European Union’s strategy for the Danube region a key factor in central and eastern European political cooperation, Kövér said in his opening address to the 5th conference of lawmakers from the Danube countries in Parliament. He said it was encouraging to see that policymakers, experts and residents of the Danube region were increasingly conscious about focused cooperation. Hungary has contributed a number of initiatives to the Danube strategy, Kövér said. “We have given coordinated responses ... Read more

Talks on Belgrade-Budapest rail line financing could wind up by year-end

The upgrade of the #Belgrade-#Budapest rail line could start early next year and the project is expected to be completed by 2023 #china #serbia #hungary #railway #máv #warsaw #kolozsvár #cluj

LMP calls on Orbán cabinet to support interests of Vojvodina Hungarians during Serbia EU accession

#Hungary's first priority should be protecting the interests of the 250,000 #Vojvodina #Hungarians living in #Serbia - #LMP #délvidék #vajdaság

New Carpathian Lawyers’ Network presents itself in Kolozsvár

The network comprises lawyers and law students who also use Hungarian for their work around the world #hungary #hungarian

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

Hungarian foreign minister praises Hungary-China cooperation in Sofia

Cooperation between #Hungary and #China is expanding dynamically in all areas - Hungary's Foreign Minister

Majority in CEE countries against migration – survey

Survey about #migration #migrantquotas and #multiculturalism #Hungary, #Austria, #Germany, #Poland, the #CzechRepublic, #Slovakia, #Slovenia, #Croatia, #Serbia, #Romania #Bulgaria

Viktor Orbán holds talks with Vojvodina Hungarians leader

The #president asked the #Hungarian Prime Minister to continue to strongly #support #Serbia’s accession to the #European #Union