Hungary Reaffirms Not to Enter Eurozone

Politics ♦ Published: October 16, 2012; 18:16 ♦ (Vindobona)

After the meeting with Germany´s Chancellor Angela Merkel, Hungary´s Prime Minister Viktor Orban explained that the euro must offer a perspective again.

Hungary Reaffirms Not to Enter Eurozone / Picture: © Flickr / European People's Party - EPP

“We do not reject the euro categorically.” Orban said. However, joining the Eurozone will not be an issue before the common currency “offers a perspective again”. Orban explained that Hungary has learned from the mistakes of southern European countries. South European countries have joined the Eurozone “much too early”, Orban argues. “They were not ready for…