Central Europe and the Baltics share identical interests in several areas, which should be utilised in view of the coronavirus pandemic “more than ever before”, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said.
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, commenting on the exit of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party from the European People’s Party group, told public broadcaster Kossuth Radio that when all European prime ministers were practically “fighting a life-and-death battle” to protect their citizens from the virus, others “in a Brussels bubble” were busy making changes to regulations in […]
Regions and cities are ready to play their part in building a strong Social Europe which will ensure just transitions and recovery after the Covid-19 crisis. The Action Plan for the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights , which was presented today by the European Commission, sets three ambitious headline targets which should guide policy […]
The European Commission has unveiled a plan to force companies to be more transparent with their salaries to end the difference in pay between men and women.
Despite the unprecedented constraints linked to the pandemic situation, the Court of Justice of the European Union maintained a high level of activity in 2020. The Court of Justice of the European Union successfully managed to maintain a high level of activity in 2020, in a context marked by teleworking and restrictions on movements which […]
Hungary and Lithuania both assign strategic importance to cooperation between their two countries, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said after talks with Gabrielius Landsbergis, his Lithuanian counterpart.
European countries are facing increasing threats from climate change, including extreme weather events and infectious diseases. A new briefing by the Lancet Countdown and the European Environment Agency (EEA), published today on the European Climate and Health Observatory, draws attention to health impacts of climate change in the European Union (EU) and suggests key actions […]
EMA’s human medicines committee (CHMP) has started a rolling review of Sputnik V (Gam-COVID-Vac), a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Russia’s Gamaleya National Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology. The EU applicant for this medicine is R-Pharm Germany GmbH.
Matteo Salvini, leader of the Italian League party, texted a message to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, assuring Orbán of his “friendship and closeness to the Hungarian nation” after the MEPs of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz announced to leave the European People’s Party (EPP) family in the European Parliament.
MEPs of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party have quit the European People’s Party (EPP) group after it approved an amendment to the umbrella party’s rules at a group meeting.