ADVERTISEMENT

Budapest, Warsaw and Bratislava to cooperate in gaining access to EU funding

Parliament

The cities of Budapest, Warsaw and Bratislava will work together to obtain European Union funding during the organization's 2014-2020 budgetary cycle, Budapest Mayor István Tarlós announced after meeting with Warsaw Mayor Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz and Bratislava Mayor Milan Ftacnik in Budapest on Thursday.

Tarlós said that the three cities would cooperate in gaining access to European Union funding connected to transportation and energy and in promoting central European interests within the EU and developing partnerships with countries that are not members of the organization. The Budapest mayor noted that Prague has also signaled its intention to participate in cooperation between the capital cities of European Union countries located in central and eastern Europe, though Prague Mayor Bohuslav Svoboda was unable to attend Thursday's meeting in Budapest.

ADVERTISEMENT

Business, consumer confidence slip in May Analysis

Business, consumer confidence slip in May

President Áder asks Orbán to form new gov't Elections

President Áder asks Orbán to form new gov't

New managing director at LG Electronics Hungary Appointments

New managing director at LG Electronics Hungary

Airport bus fare could rise to HUF 1,500 City

Airport bus fare could rise to HUF 1,500

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.