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July 27, 2018 10:19 AM

White paper of the Hungarian Presidency’s V4 Smart Platform published

The ’Digital Visegrad’ priority of the 2017-18 Hungarian V4 Presidency programme included the launching of the V4 Smart Platform project, aimed at creating a common digital service space. The initiative is in line with the agreement reached by earlier V4 presidencies and particularly at the summit of the Visegrad Prime Ministers in Warsaw in March 2017, about strengthening V4 cooperation in digitalisation and innovation.

June 26, 2018 5:27 PM

Several European countries are following the politics of the V4

“The V4 has forged a path in Europe, and the policies that the Visegrád Group pioneered are now being followed by several countries”, Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér said at a meeting between the interior ministers of the V4 countries and Austria.

June 21, 2018 4:16 PM

A Visegrád Group R&D delegation visited the the high-tech centre of the Netherlands.

On 21 June, the Embassy of Hungary in The Hague led a Visegrád Group R&D delegation to visit the Eindhoven area, the high-tech centre of the Netherlands.

June 21, 2018 4:00 PM

Central Europe is the continent’s most successful region

In Budapest on Thursday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán officially handed over the presidency of the Visegrád cooperation (V4) to Slovakia, which will lead the group for one year from 1 July. In his address, Mr. Orbán said that Central Europe is now the continent’s most successful region, and one which has a fantastic future ahead of it.

June 21, 2018 4:00 PM

Europe must be able to defend its borders

In Budapest on Thursday, after a summit between the Chancellor of Austria and the heads of government of the Visegrád Four (V4 – Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia), Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated that the V4 and Austria agree that Europe must be able to defend its borders and must provide security for its citizens.

June 21, 2018 2:50 PM

Declaration of the Prime Ministers of the Visegrad Group and the Federal Chancellor of the Republic of Austria

On 21th June 2018 a joint declaration was adopted by the Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria and the V4 Prime Ministers.

June 21, 2018 2:50 PM

Stronger Together - V4 Joint Statement

The Prime Ministers of the Visegrad countries met in Budapest on 21st June 2018 to address the key challenges Europe is facing with, and to discuss how to contribute for a stronger, more secure and competitive EU, in less than one year before the European elections.

June 21, 2018 2:50 PM

Joint declaration of the Prime Ministers of the Visegrad Group countries for a cooperation to develop a high-speed railway network in Central Europe

On 21 June 2018, a joint declaration was adopted by the Prime Ministers of the Visegrad Group countries.

June 19, 2018 10:41 AM

Ambassador Kocsis speaks with students at Utrecht University

On 19 June, Ambassador Kocsis visited Utrecht University to hold a discussion with students of international relations. The Ambassador discussed issues related to European security, migration challenges facing Europe, developments within multilateral organizations in The Hague and the Hungarian Visegrád Presidency.

June 18, 2018 4:38 PM

The V4 and Israel launching training program for innovative entrepreneurs

A Memorandum of Understanding on Training Cooperation in the Field of Innovation between the Visegrad countries (V4), the State of Israel and the International Visegrad Fund was signed in Jerusalem on 18 June 2018.