ECR puts forward Czech MEP as their Spitzenkandidat nominee

By |november 14th, 2018|2019 European elections, ACRE, Czech Republic, ECR, European Parliament, Jan Zahradil, News, Spitzenkandidaten, Visegrad|

Czech MEP Jan Zahradil will be the lead candidate of the European Conservatives and Reformists Group (ECR) to run for the presidency of the next European Commission, party chief Syed Kamall announced on Tuesday (13 October).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za ECR puts forward Czech MEP as their Spitzenkandidat nominee

Hungary, Poland challenge EU’s posted workers reform in court

By |oktober 5th, 2018|European Court of Justice, Hungary, News, Poland, posted workers, protectionism, Visegrad|

Hungary and Poland said on Thursday (4 October) they have gone to the European Court of Justice to challenge tighter European Union rules on the employment of workers from low-pay EU states.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Hungary, Poland challenge EU’s posted workers reform in court

Visegrad’s place in the next EU Budget

By |september 19th, 2018|Bulgaria, EU budget 2021-2027, News, Visegrad|

Vladislava Gubalova argues that Visegrad countries should not be considered as having caught up with older EU members, while taking aim at Sofia for attracting too much financing.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Visegrad’s place in the next EU Budget

BMW to build €1 billion car factory in Hungary

By |avgust 1st, 2018|BMW, car industry, car tariffs, Donald Trump, electric cars, EU budget 2020-2027, Hungary, News, trade wars, Visegrad|

BMW will invest 1 billion euros ($1.17 bln) to build a new plant in Hungary at a time when a rise in protectionism is forcing carmakers to curb inter-continental exports and to refocus production networks to serve regional trading blocs.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za BMW to build €1 billion car factory in Hungary

Analyst: Visegrád Group’s anti-European course is anti-Ukrainian  

By |julij 25th, 2018|Czech Republic, EU-Ukraine relations, Hungary, News, Poland, Slovakia, V4, Visegrad|

Relations between the Visegrád countries and Ukraine have deteriorated in recent years. But from the point of view of ordinary Ukrainian citizens, Central and Eastern Europe is still a very attractive model, especially in the economic sense, analyst Kateryna Zarembo told EURACTIV.pl.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Analyst: Visegrád Group’s anti-European course is anti-Ukrainian  

Hungarian MEP: Orbán targets Soros because he is ‘the perfect enemy’

By |februar 21st, 2018|anti-immigration, immigration quotas, News, NGO Law, Viktor Orbán, Visegrad|

The Hungarian government found the perfect enemy it was looking for in George Soros and is using him to promote its “hate propaganda” ahead of the upcoming national election, Hungarian MEP Péter Niedermüller told EURACTIV.com

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Hungarian MEP: Orbán targets Soros because he is ‘the perfect enemy’

Visegrad’s timid steps on Macron’s EU citizens’ project

By |februar 21st, 2018|citizen consultations, EU institutions, future eu, Macron, News, Visegrad, Visegrad 4|

Three of the member states of the Visegrad group are going to take part in Macron’s citizens’ consultations project. Hungary has yet to make its decision known. EURACTIV.fr reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Visegrad’s timid steps on Macron’s EU citizens’ project

Orbán calls for global anti-migrant alliance with eye on April elections

By |februar 19th, 2018|Christianity, CSU, Fidesz, George Soros, hungarian elections, illiberal democracy, Jews, News, PiS, refugee crisis, Silvio Berlusconi, Viktor Orbán, Visegrad|

Hungarian leader Viktor Orbán called yesterday (18 February) for a global alliance against migration as his right-wing populist Fidesz party began campaigning for an 8 April election in which it is expected to win a third consecutive landslide victory.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Orbán calls for global anti-migrant alliance with eye on April elections

EU rebels Poland, Hungary show united front

By |januar 3rd, 2018|EU migration policy, Hungary, Mateusz Morawiecki, News, Poland, resettlement quotas, rule of law, Viktor Orbán, Visegrad, Visegrad 4, Visegrád Group|

Poland and Hungary are winning the battle against the EU over immigration, the two countries' premiers said Wednesday, with Hungary's Viktor Orban predicting "a year of great confrontations" with Brussels.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU rebels Poland, Hungary show united front

Warsaw keeps an eye on neighbouring Czech elections

By |oktober 20th, 2017|Andrej Babis, Czech Republic, European Parliament, News, Poland, Visegrad|

Czechs will elect their new parliament on Friday and Saturday (20-21 October), with former deputy Prime Minister Andrej Babiš, an anti-migrant Eurosceptic and one of the wealthiest men in the country, set to win the most votes, according to the latest opinion polls.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Warsaw keeps an eye on neighbouring Czech elections