On the initiative of the hungarian Embassy in Zagreb, a new institution called Hungarian Business Club (HBC) has been established to join the informal network of Croatia-based Hungarian businesses. HBC’s main goal is to build a country-wide network in Croatia to provid members withup-to-date information about current investments opportunities, tenders and major policy changes. Continue reading
According to Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó, four East European countries – Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Slovakia – have agreed on a regional gas supply cooperation at a summit in Riga, Latvia. The aim is to connect the four countires’ pipeline networks to ensure energy security in the region, which is one of the top priorities in Europe, especially in Eastern-Europe. Continue reading
Here some photos of the conference. Please click below.
We concluded our first event, a workshop with guests from Austria: Paul Pioberger from the Institut für Konfliktorschung and Ede Kovács, political expert on European issues. . They both gave presentations, the outline of these will be communicated here. We also had some bright young to-be research fellows from the Eötvös Loránd and the Corvinus University, Budapest. We discussed the security problems of Europe, the problem of radicalism. János Széky, a journalist from Budapest talked about the Hungarian political scene. It was a small-scale mission, a pilot project with some experience to be learnt.
I have the pleasure to report that we had a useful and pleasant workshop in Tihany last weekend with Austrian colleagues and friends from Eötvös Loránd and Corvinus University in Budapest. Details will follow tomorrow.
We had a fantastic funtion in Club Tihany today. Back tomorrow.
We shall organize our first event of our activity: a pilot-project about the problems of Central Europe in a turbulent policial and economical environment. We aim at young scholars who will take over leadesrhip in the countries around us. We shall also talk about the Hungarian foreign policy. The venue is Club Tihany, the day of the conference is 9th of May. We shall begin at 10.00 and hope to hold on until 17:00.