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Hungary donates 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Armenia

Hungary donates 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Armenia

Hungary has donated 100,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus to Armenia within the framework of humanitarian aid, according to the Armenian Ministry of Health Earlier, Health Minister Anahit Avanesyan said that …

Hungarian PM: EU Needs to rethink policy on energy prices

Hungarian PM: EU Needs to rethink policy on energy prices

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban took aim at the commission’s “Green Deal” policies for fighting climate change, which aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels and make the trading bloc …

Gazprom starts gas supplies to Hungary bypassing Ukraine

Gazprom starts gas supplies to Hungary bypassing Ukraine

On October 1, Gazprom began supplying gas to Hungary under the long-term contract, signed on September 27, through the Balkan Stream gas pipeline (a continuation of Turkish Stream) and pipelines in South-Eastern Europe. The holding said …

Kazakhstan to resume regular flights to Hungary

Kazakhstan to resume regular flights to Hungary

The issue of resuming regular flights between Kazakhstan and Hungary was raised at a regular meeting of the ‘Interdepartmental Commission on Preventing the Emergence and Spread of Coronavirus Infection in Kazakhstan’ on August 31, …

Russian FM to discuss Karabakh in Hungary

Russian FM to discuss Karabakh in Hungary

The situation in Karabakh will be among the issues to be discussed during the upcoming visit of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to Hungary, spokesperson for the ministry Maria Zakharova said at a briefing. According to …

Covid diplomacy in South Eastern Europe

Covid diplomacy in South Eastern Europe

The media dedicate increasing attention to the issue of vaccine distribution and how it affects post-pandemic recovery. Some commentators and outlets have been focusing especially on the inequalities in the allocations of doses amongst different countries. As a matter of fact, a small number of highly developed countries have already booked an excessive number of doses. The UK, Israel and the US are likely to get enough shots to immunise their entire populaces more than once

Hungarian companies eye Karabakh reconstruction

Hungarian companies eye Karabakh reconstruction

Hungarian companies are expected to take part in a business forum on the restoration of Karabakh, liberated from Armenian occupation, the Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking States (Turkic Council) said, according to EURACTIV, an independent …

Hungary starts Covid-19 vaccination with Russia's Sputnik V

Hungary starts Covid-19 vaccination with Russia's Sputnik V

Hungary will start vaccinating people suffering no chronic diseases with Russia’s Sputnik COVID-19 vaccine soon, the surgeon general said on Tuesday, becoming the first European Union country to use it, France 24 reports. Cecilia …

Hungary administering vaccines ahead of EMA approval

Hungary administering vaccines ahead of EMA approval

Hungary expects to receive 500,000 doses of the Chinese firm Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine next week and plans to start administering it soon, becoming the first EU country to use it, prime minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff said on …

Hungary approves use of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine

Hungary approves use of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine

Hungary’s National Public Health Center has approved the use of Russia’s Sputnik V anti-coronavirus vaccine in the country, Hungarian Minister of Human Resources Miklos Kasler wrote on his Facebook account on Sunday. …

Hungary ready to take part in reconstruction of Karabakh

Hungary ready to take part in reconstruction of Karabakh

Azerbaijan and Hungary discussed how Hungarian companies can participate in the reconstruction of areas previously affected by Second Karabakh war, Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, the Hungarian co-chair of the …

Hungarian FM: Turkey 'EU's strategic partner'

Hungarian FM: Turkey 'EU's strategic partner'

The Hungarian foreign minister said his country sees Turkey a strategic partner of the EU, and that Hungary defends a foreign policy based on this principle, instead of one on hostility against Turkey. Following his working visit in …

Hungary says supports Azerbaijan's territorial integrity

Hungary says supports Azerbaijan's territorial integrity

Hungary announced its backing for Baku on the eve of an EU summit meant to deal with the escalating situation in Nagorno-Karabakh. "The Armenian-majority Nagorno-Karabakh lies within the internationally recognised borders of …