Tag: Turkey

These are the most corrupt countries in the World, Hungary got terrible place in the ranking – TI

The 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released today by Transparency International reveals that the continued failure of most countries to significantly control corruption is contributing to a crisis of democracy around the world. “With many democratic institutions under threat across the globe – often by leaders with authoritarian or populist tendencies – we need to do more to strengthen checks and balances and protect citizens’ rights,” said Patricia Moreira, Managing Director of Transparency International. “Corruption chips away at democracy to produce a vicious cycle, where corruption undermines democratic institutions and, in turn, weak institutions are less able to control corruption.” ... Read more

Brussels attempting to bring back ‘failed’ migration policy, says Hungarian foreign minister

"The fact that 50 percent more illegal migrants were apprehended in #Turkey last year than in 2017" #hungary #migration #eu #un

Hungarian foreign minister holds talks with Turkic Council head

The Hungarian government's opening to the #East #policy plays a vital role in the country's foreign policy #Turkic #Council #Baghdad #Amreye #Budapest

Passenger dies on plane before unscheduled landing in Budapest

Tragical! #death #hungary #budapest #airport #sunexpress #ams #ambulance #berlin #antalya

Migration to be decisive factor in EP elections, says Orbán’s domestic security advisor

"Some 5,900 migrants attempted to breach #Hungary's border fence this year" #migration #eu #europeanunion #hungarian #government

Hungarian house speaker attended Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic Speaking Countries

"Our Turkic brothers have accepted us as one of them" #turkpa #Azerbaijan #Kazakhstan #Kyrgyzstan #Turkey #Izmir

WOW! Six Hungarian universities among the top ones of Europe and Central Asia

#Congratulations! It is worth to #study in #Hungary. #Hungarian #university #ranking # QuacquarelliSymonds

Hungarian government offers help to Turkey’s judicial reform

"Hungary has the experience through which public trust in the judiciary could be strengthened" #turkey #hungary #judicial #reform

Orbán: Brussels ‘going full steam ahead’ with migration schemes – Interview

"Brussels (#EU) is "going full steam ahead" with its #migration schemes - PM #Orbán #hungary #hungarian

Who was Gül baba whose tomb was inaugurated by President Erdogan and PM Orbán? – photos, videos

#Sultan #Suleiman declared him to be the #Muslim #patronsaint of #Buda and allegedly he himself was one of his #coffin-bearers. #Hungary #Hungarian #Gülbaba #tomb #OttomanEmpire #History #roses #türbe

Hungarian Eximbank partners with Turk Eximbank

The #agreement also covers joint financing #solutions and #Hungarian-#Turkish #business #partnerships in third #countries

Orbán, Erdogan inaugurate renovated Turkish tomb

#Erdogan pledged to take steps to strengthen #Turkish-#Hungarian #friendship in #culture and #economy

Orbán: Hungarian government ‘among most stable’ in Europe

Hungary’s government is “one of the most stable” cabinets in Europe, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told a Hungarian-Turkish business forum in Budapest on Tuesday. The forum, organised by the National Trading House of Hungary, was attended by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. In his address, Orbán praised Turkey for having a stable governmental system and a “leader with a strong legitimacy”, and voiced hope that a “cooperation between stable governments will lead to success”. Concerning the Hungarian economy, Orbán called for “radical improvements” in terms of the country’s competitiveness and said that the government would soon adopt an action plan ... Read more

Turkey key factor in Middle East stability, says head of parliament’s foreign affairs committee

"#Turkey's April 2017 #referendum on introducing the #presidential #system was a success given its smooth #transition"

Orbán: Hungarian security, Turkish stability directly linked

"A #stable #Turkish #government and a stable Turkey are a precondition for #Hungary not to be #endangered in any way due to overland #migration"

Opposition parties protest Orbán-Erdogan meeting

Opposition #parties #protested again the #Turkish-#Hungarian #meeting

Hungary ready to advance cooperation with Turkic states, says Orbán in Kyrgyzstan

"#Hungarians consider themselves late descendants of #Attila, of #Hun-#Turkic origin, and Hungarian is a relative of Turkic languages" #Hungary #Kyrgyzstan, #Kazakhstan, #Azerbaijan, #Turkey, #Uzbekistan