Peter Szijjarto

Hungary ramps up gas purchases from Russia

Hungary ramps up gas purchases from Russia

The Hungarian Foreign Ministry said that Russia’s Gazprom began to supply gas above levels stipulated in the contract, the head of the Hungarian Foreign Ministry, Peter Szijjarto announced, following the results of negotiations in …

Hungary wants to increase Russian gas imports

Hungary wants to increase Russian gas imports

The Hungary’s Government would to increase natural gas deliveries from Russia, Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Peter Szijjarto on Thursday. "I would to talk and agree today upon the increase in already available volumes of …

EU looks for ways to ease anti-Russian oil sanctions

EU looks for ways to ease anti-Russian oil sanctions

The countries of the European Union (EU) have excluded the ban on Russian oil from the sixth package of anti-Russian sanctions, DPA writes with a reference to diplomatic sources. Further coordination at the international level is needed …

Hungary wants to produce gas in Kazakhstan

Hungary wants to produce gas in Kazakhstan

Budapest plans to produce gas in Kazakhstan, if the republic's authorities allow it, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjártó said. "Next year, if we receive approval from the Kazakhstan's government, we …

Hungary agrees to pay for Russian gas in rubles

Hungary agrees to pay for Russian gas in rubles

Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó confirmed that his country will use the payment scheme put in place by Moscow to pay for its oil and gas.  "85% of our gas supply comes from Russia, and 65% …

Gas splits Europe

Gas splits Europe

Hungary announced Wednesday that it is willing to pay roubles in exchange for Russian gas

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 …

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 joins Turkish Stream pipeline

Hungary joins Turkish Stream pipeline

Hungary intends to complete the expansion of its pipeline capacity for the Turkish Stream gas pipeline by the end of the year, Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak said on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International …

Hungary counts on Turkish Stream gas deliveries in 2021

Hungary counts on Turkish Stream gas deliveries in 2021

Russia will begin delivering its natural gas to Hungary via the Turk Stream pipeline in the second half of 2021, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto said in a Rossiya-24 TV channel forecast. …

Hungarian FM arrives in Baku

Hungarian FM arrives in Baku

Hungary’s Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó arrived in Azerbaijan on an official visit today. Szijjártó is scheduled to hold meetings in the Azerbaijani Ministry of Agriculture, …