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Commission reveals how it plans to put an end to seasonal clock changes

September 13, 2018, 10:03 am
The European Commission is proposing to end seasonal clock changes in Europe in 2019, giving Member States the freedom to decide once and for all whether they want to permanently apply summer- or wintertime.... 

EP decision is "revenge" against Hungary by pro-migration politicians - Szijjártó

September 12, 2018, 4:31 pm
The decision of the European Parliament on the adoption of the Sargentini Report is the petty revenge of the pro-immigration politicians", Hungary’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó... 

We no longer want to pay for Hungary, Poland, says French foreign minister

September 6, 2018, 8:49 am
France does not want to finance a populist Europe, countries that do not respect fundamental principles, the country’s foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has indicated. The politician said Hungary... 

European Commission secures windfall gain for Hungary

August 31, 2018, 5:12 pm
The European Commission has approved more than 300 million euros worth of expenditure Hungary had in relation to border protection, announced Gergely Gulyás, the minister leading the Prime Minister’s... 

European Commission to retire bi-annual clock change

August 31, 2018, 2:50 pm
Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, has announced in the German public television on Friday that the European Union will bow to the results of a public consultation and will put... 

An ambitious partnership with the UK after Brexit

August 2, 2018, 11:14 am
The Brexit train has picked up speed over the last few weeks, as the British government has finally tabled its exit plan. It was, however, thrown back by the European Commission that warned of the risks... 

Days of the European Commission are numbered - Orbán

July 27, 2018, 8:44 am
The days of the European Commission are numbered, its mandate expires next May, said Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in an interview with public radio MR1 on Friday, referring to the current... 

Unprecedented EU decision prevents Hungary from losing more funds

July 25, 2018, 5:13 am
It is important to recognise that the European Commission has taken an unprecedented measure to limit financial losses for member states and without these Hungary would also lose much more than 24% beyond... 

EU grants major funding for railway development around Lake Balaton

July 20, 2018, 3:46 pm
The European Commission has decided on supporting a fifth major transport development project of Hungary on Friday. The EU executive announced that 193 million euros from the Cohesion Fund will be invested... 

Commission takes further steps against Hungary over asylum rules

July 19, 2018, 1:02 pm
The European Commission has on Thursday decided to refer Hungary to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) for non-compliance of its asylum and return legislation with EU law. 18/07/2018... 

Hungary to give in to EU over contested retailer squeeze

July 19, 2018, 11:05 am
Citing an ongoing infringement procedure opened by the European Commission against Hungary, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s cabinet has decided to abolish 2014 amendment of the trade law that received... 

European Commission to fire upon Hungary on two fronts

July 18, 2018, 3:20 pm
The European Commission is to open infringement proceedings against Hungary for the adoption of the so-called ‘Stop Soros’ law, legislation aimed at civil organisations assisting refugees... 

Weaker forint could boost Hungary's EU funding by HUF 580 bn

July 5, 2018, 11:38 am
Should the Hungarian forint become stuck at 330 against the euro, Hungary could distribute HUF 580 billion more in EU-funded schemes in the 2014-2020 budget period, Portfolio's calculations show. This... 

Oettinger reveals why EU funding for Hungary is lowered so much

June 27, 2018, 1:03 pm
Günther Oettinger, Commissioner for the EU budget, says it was a fair and just decision to lower cohesion policy funds for Hungary for the coming years due to the country’s spectacular development.... 

Hungary would rather pay HUF 100 bn penalty than face more probes

June 25, 2018, 12:21 pm
Hungary would be better off opting for a 10% correction of EU funds, i.e. an over 100 billion loss of EU money, than if it were to scrutinise each of the public procurements in the 2014-2020 programming... 

Proof that Hungary should do something about health care at once

June 15, 2018, 9:24 am
The European Commission has published the results of its latest Eurobarometer survey on Friday, which reveal what Hungarian consider to be the most important issues facing their country. Without further... 

Hungary tops charts for EU funding frauds

June 7, 2018, 9:55 am
Hungary has ranked second in both the number of cases closed (10) and the number of new reports made (27) in the European Anti-Fraud Office's (OLAF) 2017 report published on Wednesday. The one list in... 

EU would reduce CAP payments for Hungary also by a quarter

June 1, 2018, 4:05 pm
Detailed rules disclosed by the European Commission regarding the multi-annual budget for 2021-2027 show that Common Agricultural Policy grants for Hungary would also be lowered by as much as cohesion... 

Hungary does not receive much of an incentive to adopt euro

June 1, 2018, 9:16 am
Details provided by the European Commission about the next EU budget 2021-2027 show that the Convergence Facility, an incentive for member states to make “demonstrable steps towards joining the euro"... 

EU grants major funding for Hungary's M4 motorway construction

May 31, 2018, 3:47 pm
265 million euros (cc. HUF 82 billion) from the Cohesion Fund is invested in the construction of a new section of Hungary’s M4 motorway, the European Commission has announced on Thursday It will... 
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