- We decided to extend our price cap measures until July 1 in both the fuel and basic foods category - Viktor Orbán announced today after a cabinet meeting. Photo by JAP
Viktor Orbán, on his first international visit since winning a fourth consecutive landslide election victory this month, spoke to the pope privately for about 40 minutes. The Hungarian PM said he had formally invited Pope Francis to pay an official visit to Hungary next year.
Lawmakers on Thursday adopted a political declaration on the war between Russia and Ukraine. "We condemn Russia’s military intervention, and stand by the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine" - we read in the document.
Hungary's parliament elected ruling Fidesz party lawmaker Katalin Novak as the country's first woman president on Thursday
Leaders of UK, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia met in London for summit about situation in Ukraine. The British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on leaders of the Visegrad Group Tuesday to develop a reconstruction fund - "Marshall Plan for Ukraine" - to aid Ukraine following the war.
– Hungary strongly condemns the Russian attack on Ukraine – Hungarian President János Áder said at a meeting on Friday of the extraordinary Bucharest Nine summit in Warsaw. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen also took part in this meeting. Photo by PAP/Andrzej Lange
Energy ministers of the Visegrad Group – Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia – and officials in charge of energy from Germany and Austria discussed the planning and establishment of a European hydrogen ecosystem at a meeting in Budapest on Tuesday. Photo by PAP/Łukasz Gągulski