Visegrad Group

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Visegrad Group

An informal grouping consisting of the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. Leaders meet to discuss common issues. The group administers a scholarship fund and a working group on energy policy. It was established in 1991 following the end of the Cold War.
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The good cooperation among the Visegrad Four adds to the importance of the Central European region, and boosts the interest of Japanese investors in the region.
In the view of the Visegrad Four (Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia), the weaker the commission, the better.
Meanwhile, European leaders met in different formats - Visegrad Four, EPP leaders, PES leaders.
Von der Leyen had the crucial backing of French President Emmanuel Macron, as well as the support of the Visegrad Four bloc -- Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia.
The Visegrad Group, Visegrad Four, or V4 is a cultural and political alliance of four Central European states the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.
Netanyahu and Katz's provocative comments resurrected the spat and promoted Morawiecki on Monday to announce that no Polish officials would attend a planned summit between a group of four Central European countries, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia, known as the Visegrad Four (V4), in Israel this week.
Nevertheless, Slovakia is still among the cheapest countries in the EU, said Lucia Dovalovaacute, Poscarontovaacute Banka analyst, as cited by the TASR newswire.Lower prices for consumer goods and services than in Slovakia are also found in other Visegrad Four (V4) countries (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland), in Lithuania and Croatia, she added.
The governments of the so-called "Visegrad Four", comprising Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, have already made their position on accepting more migrants and refugees abundantly clear.
Polish official Kubicki said the event celebrates the historical friendship between Poland and Hungary as well as the cultural and political alliance of the two countries with Slovakia and Czech Republic known as the 'V4' (Visegrad Four).
It is named after the cultural and political alliance of the four nations known as the "Visegrad Four."