Philippines and Hungary pursue stronger cooperation at the 2nd Session of the Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation
The Second Session of the Philippine-Hungarian Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation was held in Makati City, Metro Manila on 3-4 December 2020. The Philippine delegation was headed by H.E. Dr. Ceferino S. Rodolfo, Undersecretary for Industry Development and Trade Policy of the Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines and Co-Chair of the Philippine Side of the Commission.
Visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary, H.E. Mr. Péter Szijjártó to the Philippines (15 October 2020)
During his visit to Manila, Mr. Szijjártó held talks with Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin and Secretary of Trade and Industry Ramon Lopez. The Minister’s is the highest level foreign diplomatic delegation to visit the Southeast Asian country since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic.
New rules on the entry into Hungary
Due to the developing global coronavirus pandemic situation, the Government of Hungary introduced new regulations on the entry rules to Hungary. Please find below the main regulations in force as of September 1, 2020.
In the footsteps of the legacy of Hungarian priests of the Society of Divine Word (SVD) in the Philippines
The Embassy of Hungary in Manila together with the Societas Verbi Divini (SVD) Philippine Central Province, following an earlier postponement due to the quarantine protocols, organized a memorial service in honor of the five Hungarian SVD confreres in the SVD Cemetery Christ the King Mission Seminary, Quezon City on 26 June 2020.
Changes in the regulation of plants and plant products brought into the EU
After 14 December 2019 strict regulations apply to the travel package for plants and plant products brought into the EU.