News from Hungary

December 15, 2015 12:36 PM

Prime Minister Orbán's statement at the Hungarian National Assembly

On 15 December 2015, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán addressed the Parliament on the erection of the statute of Balint Homan.

December 11, 2015 3:13 PM

Prime Minister Orbán's speech for the Stipendum Hungaricum scholarship holders

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s speech at the welcome ceremony for Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holders on 10 December 2015, in Budapest

November 26, 2015 9:59 PM

Hungary celebrates UNESCO’s 70th Anniversary

The Conference on the occasion of the 70th Anniversary of the UNESCO, organized by the UNESCO Hungarian National Commission and Hungarian Academy of Sciences was held in Budapest, on November 26 2015. Ambassador Katalin Bogyay, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the UN delivered a keynote speech at the conference.

November 16, 2015 8:21 PM

Prime Minister Orbán's statement at the Hungarian National Assembly

On 16 November 2015, the first day the Hungarian National Assembly sat together after the attacks carried out in Paris, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán addressed the Parliament before the daily business to reflect on the consequences.

November 14, 2015 8:04 PM

Paris terror attacks - day of mourning observed in Hungary

The Hungarian Government has declared a national day of mourning to be observed on Sunday to express solidarity with France in the wake of the Paris terror attacks.

November 13, 2015 10:13 AM

Interview with Prime Minister Orbán in Die Weltwoche

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán gave an interview to the swiss weekly, Die Weltwoche.

November 12, 2015 8:46 PM

The Eighth Budapest Human Rights Forum

The Eighth Budapest Human Rights Forum was held on November 12 and 13, 2015 in Budapest. Ambassador Katalin Bogyay, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the UN delivered a keynote speech at the opening plenary of the conference.

October 29, 2015 11:23 AM

The UN at 70 - a new commitment to action

The Institute of European Studies and Social Sciences Foundation and the University of Pannonia invited H.E. Ambassador Katalin Bogyay to the Second International Blue Sky Conference “Global Transformations – Consequences and Alternatives” to deliver the keynote speech on the opening day of the event in Budapest, on 29 October 2015.

October 28, 2015 10:25 AM

Budapest meets New York: the grand opening of music-themed hotel in Budapest

H.E. Ambassador Katalin Bogyay participated at the grand opening of Hotel ARIA as guest of honor. Hotel ARIA is a unique project of three New York-based entrepreneurs with strong ties to Budapest, to preserve cultural heritage through tourism.

October 28, 2015 10:08 AM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has learnt with regret of the powerful earthquake at the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has learnt with regret of the powerful earthquake at the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan on 26 October 2015, which caused the death of hundreds of people and injured thousands.