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August 15, 2017 4:49 PM

Building of Embassy under renovation, address of Consulate remains the same

The building of the Embassy of Hungary to the Netherlands is being renovated from 16 August 2017. During the renovation the Embassy will be moved on a temporary basis to a new location, address: Laan van Nieuw Oost-Indië 271, 2593 BS The Hague.

July 18, 2017 11:36 AM

Ambassador Kocsis visits exhibition “Huszár of De Stijl” in Stadsmuseum Harderwijk

On Monday 17 July, Ambassador Kocsis visited the city of Harderwijk, to view an exhibition entirely devoted to the Hungarian artist Vilmos Huszár (Budapest 1884 - Harderwijk 1960). The exhibition entitled “Huszár of De Stijl” is organised in the ‘100 jaar De Stijl’ year 2017 in the Stadsmuseum Harderwijk.

July 15, 2017 8:59 AM

Hungary’s candidate for Director-General of the OPCW

On 13 July, Executive Secretary Emeritus of the CTBTO and former Hungarian Ambassador Tibor Tóth presented himself as a candidate for Director-General of the Organization for the prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), located in The Hague.

July 7, 2017 10:49 AM

Cultural diplomacy can help create peace in a troubled period

“Cultural diplomacy can help create peace in a troubled and peaceless period”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó in a message to the annual meeting of the directors of international Hungarian Institutes in Budapest on Thursday.

July 4, 2017 8:43 AM

Ambassador Kocsis meets with Dutch sister city mayors

On 30 June 2017 Ambassador András Kocsis participated in a working luncheon upon the invitation of the mayor of Maassluis to join a discussion together with mayors of other Dutch municipalities, namely Maassluis, Wageningen, Krimpen aan den IJsel, Franekeradeel, and Haaksbergen involved in sister city relationships with their Hungarian counterparts.

June 30, 2017 9:25 AM

Ambassador Kocsis in conversation with BNR Nieuwsradio

From Saturday 1 July, Hungary will hold the presidency of the Visegrád group. Reason for Ambassador Kocsis to speak with BNR Nieuwsradio.

June 26, 2017 4:22 PM

Embassy of Hungary holds conference ‘A Shared Heritage: Hungarian-Dutch Reformed Relations through the Centuries. Commemorating 500 years Reformation’

On Thursday 22 June, the Theological University of Kampen and the Embassy of Hungary in association with Stichting Refo500 presented the conference 'A Shared Heritage: Hungarian-Dutch Reformed Relations through the Centuries. Commemorating 500 years Reformation’.

June 26, 2017 10:16 AM

Remarks of Ambassador Kocsis to the latest advice of the Advisory Council on International Relations

On 26 June, Ambassador Kocsis sent a letter to Prof. mr. J.G. de Hoop Scheffer, Chairman of the Advisory Council on International Affairs, on the council's latest advice

June 23, 2017 4:31 PM

'Breaking the Silence' by Via Berlin and Berlage Saxophone Quartet presented at Oerol

On Thursday afternoon 15 June, Ambassador Kocsis attended ’Breaking the Silence’, a theatre production by Via Berlin and the Berlage Saxophone Quartet during the Oerol Festival on the Dutch island Terschelling. The show was followed by an aftertalk between the two protagonists of the production, Dagmar Slagmolen and Peter Vigh, and Ambassador Kocsis.

June 23, 2017 2:44 PM

Ambassador Kocsis convenes meeting with ICC Prosecutor Bensouda

On 19 June, Ambassador Kocsis convened a meeting of the Eastern European Group of the International Criminal Court.