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Parsley root packed at Zöldség Farm Ltd. in Makó | Tibor Rosta /MTI

Hungarian parsley root receives EU protection

Dec 12, 2017

According to the European Commission (the quasi government of the EU), the European Union has approved that the parsley root grown in and around the southeastern Hungarian town of Makó can also be granted protected geographical indication.

EU Comissioner Cecilia Malmström at the Budapest forum | source: youtube

EU Commissioner for Trade in Budapest

Sep 26, 2016

Addressing the forum 'It's about Europe, it's about you' i Budapest , European Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malström said the free trade agreements enable Europe to shape economic globalisation rather than passively suffering from it.

The British Embassy in Budapest flying the British and EU flags | Zoltán Balogh / MTI

Hungarian reaction to Brexit vote outcome

Jun 24, 2016

The most important lesson to be learned from the referendum is that Brussels needs to listen to the voice of the people, Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán said. Opposition parties warn that the Orbán government's anti-EU stance may lead the country out of the EU.

A camp for migrants in Körmend

Referendum against migrant quotas

May 10, 2016

Since the Curia (Supreme Court) has recently endorsed the Hungarian government’s referendum initiative on the EU resettlement quotas, governing MPs (and those of a right-wing party) have decided to hold a referendum on the issue.


V4 to fight fraud in the digital economy

Apr 22, 2016

The Visegrád Group countries will draft a joint proposal for the European Commission against fraud in the digital economy, Hungarian Economy Minister Mihály Varga said after a meeting of European Union finance ministers in Amsterdam on Friday.

Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán at the CDI meeting in Lisbon | Balázs Szecsõdi / PM press office

Hungarian PM proposes Schengen 2.0

Apr 15, 2016

Speaking at at the meeting of the Centrist Democrat International (CDI) held in Lisbon on Friday, Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán has proposed a ten-point action plan for protecting the external borders of the European Union and free movement within the EU.

David Cameron arrives in Budapest | Zsolt Burger / Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

British PM Cameron visits Budapest

Jan 7, 2016

British Prime Minister David Cameron paid a visit to Budapest this Thursday. He is said to be looking for allies among the Visegrad Four countries in his conflicts with the European Union over issues such as migration or the free flow of workforce within the EU.

Illegal migrants and police at Budapest's Keleti railway station this September | Dávid Harangozó

EC infringement procedure against Hungary

Dec 11, 2015

The European Commission has addressed a letter of formal notice to Hungary, opening an infringement procedure concerning the recently adopted Hungarian asylum legislation as it claims Hungarian legislation in some instances to be incompatible with EU law .

A 'National Tobacco Shop' in Hungary |

Hungarian tobacco retail business investigated

Nov 30, 2015

An investigation of Hungary’s central tobacco distributing company by the European Commission takes more time than it was originally expected, but it is not by chance the EU executive is taking its time to look into the matter, quotes a local paper.

Gábor Zupkó |

New EU Representative in Hungary appointed

Sep 17, 2015

The European Commission has appointed Gábor Zupkó to the position of Head of Representation of the Commission in Hungary as of December 1. Zupkó, a Hungarian national, is currently Director "Resources" in DG Communication.

On the upper section of the river Danube |

EU funding for Danube region projects

Aug 25, 2015

Until 2020, the EU made available HUF 70bn for cooperation and support projects within the Danube region. On August 20, 2015 the European Commission adopted the Danube Transnational Program elaborated jointly by the 14 countries of the Danube basin.

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