Orban Defends Hungarian Economic Policy

People ♦ Published: June 13, 2012; 11:50 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban met Austrian policymakers in Vienna. The Hungarian bank tax should be replaced by a financial transaction tax.

Orban Defends Hungarian Economic Policy / Picture: © Vindobona.org

Yesterday, Orban arrived in Vienna and met Austrian policymakers. The Austrian Prime Minister Werner Famyann underlined to promote the traditionally good relationship with Hungary. The cooperation within the EU should be intensified in order to conquer the crisis, Faymann said.

Orban, whose decisions were rather controversial from the Austrian point of view, defended the the…