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Independent MPs: New media foundation to create a “fake news factory”

Two independent MPs, Bernadett Szél and Szabolcs Szabó, have asked the Constitutional Court to annul a government decision granting “strategic national significance” status to the…

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József Antall did not give up his goal of leading Hungary back to what it was before communism

In the Parliament Building on Tuesday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated that the legacy of the late prime minister József Antall is that even in…

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Hungary & Slovakia to build two new bridges

Representatives of Hungary and Slovakia signed an agreement in Bratislava on Tuesday to construct two new bridges to link the two countries, one across a…

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Budapest Christmas Market Among Most Popular in Europe

The Advent Feast at the Basilica in Budapest came in second place in a poll conducted by the European Best Destinations organization measuring readers’ favorite…

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France & Hungary conclude military, nuclear energy agreements

France and Hungary have concluded a deal on military cooperation and an agreement on nuclear energy. Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó announced the deals on…

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Legendary Hungarian silent movie actresses – Part 1

In the 1920s, after a successful period, the Hungarian film industry suddenly broke down and stopped making new movies. Talented and unique Hungarian actors, actresses and…

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The 10 best ways to spend the winter holidays in Budapest

Hungary is often referred to as the ‘heart of Europe’, and it will surely make your heart tender and joyful if you visit the heart…

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They are attacking Hungary with absurd allegations

“They are attacking Hungary with absurd allegations”, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Parliamentary State Secretary, Levente Magyar stressed in an interview published on…

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Wow! Advent Feast at the Basilica voted second best Christmas Market in Europe!

In 2 years’ time, the Advent Feast at the Basilica has climed up to the second place at the Best Christmas Market online competition organized…

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Pew Research Center: Hungarians Want Fewer or No Immigrants to Move to Their Country

According to a new study, Hungary is one of the most xenophobic countries in the world, trailing behind only Greece and Israel. Pew Research Center…

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Starbucks to open three more Hungarian units in 2018

U.S. coffee shop chain Starbucks will open three more units in Hungary this year, bringing the total number of outlets in its Hungarian network to…

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Land of wine: The best sommeliers of Hungary

The Hungarian Sommelier Association have awarded its Par Excellence profession award in five categories. The Association have been giving out these awards for the fifth…

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Jobbik to Turn to Top Court if Parlt Passes Fidesz Amendment on Overtime

The opposition Jobbik party on Tuesday said it would turn to the Constitutional Court if lawmakers approve amendments of the labour code. The related bill…

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Paris and Berlin can count on Budapest with respect to the disarmament of the Western Balkans

“France and Germany can continue to count on Hungary with respect to facilitating the success of the UN program against the proliferation of small arms…

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Govt Confirms Hungary Commitment to UN Programme against Illicit Arms Trade

Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Tuesday confirmed Hungary’s continued contribution to the United Nations’ programme aimed at stopping illicit trade in small arms and light…

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Budapest Continually Fails to Introduce an Automated Fare Collection System

The Budapest public traffic system (the BKV) still hasn’t introduced an automated fare collection system. However, over the last two decades, the city has spent nearly…

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Cradle of the world-famous Hungarian salami closes

Pick Museum in Szeged officially closes after 22 December. Pick Szeged Ltd. has various reasons for closing up shop; such as the pretty bad condition…

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5 useful writing tips for children

Writing is a powerful impact method and essential skill. It’s a lot more than just putting words on paper. Writing is a means of communication…

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MPs Ask top Court to Annul ‘Strategic National Significance’ Status of New Right-Wing Media Foundation

Two independent MPs, Bernadett Szél and Szabolcs Szabó, have asked the Constitutional Court to annul a government decision granting “strategic national significance” status to the…

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Hungary PM insists 'slavery bill' is in workers' interests

The government will not withdraw its proposed amendment to the Labour Code as it serves the interest of workers, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in…

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The Government is on the side of workers

In an interview with atv.hu in the Parliament Building on Tuesday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated that the law on voluntary changes to working hours…

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Orbán commemorates Hungary’s first freely elected PM Antall

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán addressed a conference marking the 25th death anniversary of József Antall, Hungary’s first freely elected prime minister after four decades of…

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Low demand, higher yields at Hungary T-bill auction

The Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) managed to sell only HUF 48 bn of the originally planned HUF 50 bn lot of 3-month treasury bills…

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The 7 best menus for lunch in Budapest

Lunch is one of the most important dishes of the day. Be it a quick lunch in your break, a business meeting or a casual…

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Orbán: Workers to Benefit from Labour Changes

Changes to the labour code now before parliament have been designed to serve the interests of employees, the prime minister told commercial television atv on…

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Orbán Commemorates First Freely Elected PM Antall

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán addressed a conference marking the 25th death anniversary of József Antall, Hungary’s first freely elected prime minister after four decades of…

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Hungary agriculture output up 3.1% in 2018

The volume of output of agriculture grew by 3.1% in 2018, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Tuesday. The volume of crop products rose…

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Number of Starbucks in Hungary set to increase

US coffee shop chain Starbucks is opening three more units in Hungary this year, bringing the total number to 27, the company told MTI. Starbucks…

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with leader of Croats in Bosnia

On Monday afternoon in the Parliament Building Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, President of Fidesz, received Dragan Covic, leader of the Croatian Democratic Union of Bosnia…

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Roma and Hungarian cultures complement one another

The cultures of the Roma and Hungarian people have mutually influenced one another over the centuries, and the two peoples share a common passion for…

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Hungary's OTP buys own shares for HUF 2.2 bn

Hungary’s OTP Bank bought another 200,000 own shares on the Budapest Stock Exchange (BSE) on Monday, the bank announced on Tuesday. The shares were purchased…

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Opposition Boycotts Parliamentary Session after Amendments Rejected

Opposition MPs boycotted Monday’s parliamentary session after their proposed amendments aimed at filibustering a final vote on a government bill on overtime rules have been…

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Hungary 3.1% November CPI shocks analysts (2)

Consumer prices in Hungary were 3.1% higher on average in November 2018 than a year earlier, down from 3.8% in October, the Central Statistical Office…

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OTP leads 2015-2018 CEE M&A ranking

OTP has been the biggest buyer in the regional banking market for the past two years, ahead of the Polish government, Deloitte said in a…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Annagret Kramp Elected as CDU Leader

A pro-government and a left-wing pundit speculate whether and how Annagret Kramp-Karrenbauer might restore the unity and popularity of the CDU. Hungarian press roundup by budapost.eu…

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Defence minister: Western Balkans’ security Hungary’s priority

The security of the western Balkans is highly important for Hungary, the defence minister told public TV channel M1 on Monday, after returning from a…

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Hungary 3.1% November CPI shocks analysts

Consumer prices in Hungary were 3.1% higher on average in November 2018 than a year earlier, down from 3.8% in October, the Central Statistical Office…

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LMP to Back Independent Candidate for Budapest Mayor

The green opposition LMP party will support Róbert Puzsér, independent candidate for Budapest mayor in next year’s municipal elections, as he aims to form “a…

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Budapest Aims to Host ‘Best-Ever’ World Championships in Athletics

According to past predictions, Budapest will host the 19th IAAF World  Championships in Athletics in 2023, which, besides the Olympic Games and Football World Championships,…

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OTP leads 2015-2018 CEE M&A ranking

OTP has been the biggest buyer in the regional banking market for the past two years, ahead of the Polish government, Deloitte said in a…

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Hungarian scientist among the best ones in Europe

The American Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which was selected the fifth best university in the world, made its annual list (MIT Technology Review) where the…

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Anti-corruption fight successful in Hungary, says Interior Minister

Hungarian Interior Minister Sándor Pintér said on Monday that Hungary had made successful efforts to stifle corruption. Pintér addressed an event marking the seventh anniversary…

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Szijjarto: Brussels, UN share goal to legalise illegal migration

Brussels and the United Nations clearly share the goal of legalising illegal migration, Peter Szijjarto, Hungary’s foreign minister, said after a meeting of European Union…

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Orban congratulates Kramp-Karrenbauer

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday congratulated Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, who on Thursday was elected leader of Germany’s senior ruling party, the Christian Democratic Union…

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Hungarian FM: Brussels, UN share goal to legalise illegal migration

Brussels and the United Nations clearly share the goal of legalising illegal migration, Péter Szijjártó, Hungary’s foreign minister, said after a meeting of European Union…

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The best Hungarian baths to visit this winter

The good news is that according to the statistics of KSH, every county in Hungary does have at least a few baths open even during…

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The will of Brussels and the UN are the same: the legalisation of illegal immigration

“The threads have come together, and it is clear today that the will of Brussels and the UN is the same, because what is currently…

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6 free ice skating rinks in Budapest

The capital provides more and more opportunities for ice skating every year, which is good for families and couples as well if they want to…

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Foreign Minister: Brussels, UN Share Goal to Legalise Illegal Migration

Brussels and the United Nations clearly share the same goal: to legalise illegal migration, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said after a meeting of European Union…

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What a session! Whistles and shouts in the parliament

Opposition MPs disrupted Monday’s plenary session of parliament with whistles and shouts after MPs voted down a package of 2,925 amendment proposals submitted by the…

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Shouts, whistles and chaos in the Hungarian Parliament at the overtime-law debate

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Huge turnaround in Hungary: CPI has not done this for eight months

After Hungary’s annual inflation accelerated close to a six-year high in October 2018, consumer prices rose at a less drastic pace in November, mainly due…

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Changing Overtime Rules: Opposition Whistles, Shouts and Leaves after Fidesz-KDNP Rejects All Amendments

Opposition MPs disrupted Monday’s plenary session of parliament with whistles and shouts after MPs voted down a package of 2,925 amendment proposals submitted by the…

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The UN Global Compact on Refugees aims at helping those who cannot enter thanks to the Migration Compact

According to the Chief Security Advisor to the Prime Minister, the UN’s Global Compact on Refugees aims at helping those who cannot enter a given…

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A businessman from Qatar buys the luxury hotel of the Jordanians in Budapest

The company of a 54-year-old Qatar businessman, although was only funded one week ago, already signed up for purchasing the building of the Buddha-Bar luxury…

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EU Justice Ministers meet in Brussels

Minister of Justice László Trócsányi took part in a session of the Justice and Home Affairs Council in Brussels on 7 December 2018. Powered by…

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Tesco to open new Business Services Centre in Budapest

UK-based retail chain Tesco has announced on Monday that it is setting up a new Central European business service centre in Budapest, creating several hundreds…

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Another significant wage increase for healthcare service workers

“There will be another significant wage increase for people working in healthcare services”, Minister of Human Capacities Miklós Kásler said at a professional conference on…

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Opposition parties to filibuster parliament vote on ‘slave law’

Opposition parties announced on Monday that they will move to filibuster a final vote on a government bill submitted to parliament on overtime rules. The…

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We attach strategic importance to relations between Fidesz and the CDU

On Monday Bertalan Havasi, the Deputy State Secretary heading the Press Office of the Prime Minister, informed the Hungarian news agency MTI that Prime Minister…

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It's no longer “change at the Ukrainian border”, it's now “change at Mukachevo”

Despite recent and precarious Hungarian-Ukrainian relations, I sensed both a new dawn and seasonal cheer while witnessing the “exclusive premiere” of the Budapest to Mukachevo…

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Interior Minister: Anti-Graft Fight Successful

Hungarian Interior Minister Sándor Pintér said on Monday that Hungary had made successful efforts to stifle corruption. Pintér addressed an event marking the seventh anniversary…

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HR minister: Government to launch hospital consolidation, wage hike

The government will raise trained hospital workers’ wages by 72 percent over a period of four years and launch a consolidation scheme to tackle hospitals’…

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Orbán Congratulates Kramp-Karrenbauer on Election as CDU Leader

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán on Monday congratulated Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, who on Thursday was elected leader of Germany’s senior ruling party, the Christian Democratic Union…

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Hungarian fund managers name favourite stocks

Global stock markets have had a busy month in November, but despite trade war concerns and downside risks one of the main surprises was delivered…

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Opposition Parties to Filibuster Parlt Vote on ‘Slave Law’

Opposition parties announced on Monday that they will move to filibuster a final vote on a government bill submitted to parliament on overtime rules. The…

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The Hungarian wanderer was run over by a drunk driver in France

Balázs Gecse, a young Hungarian, who has decided to roam and explore the world alongside his animals, has departed due to a careless driver running…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Case CEU – How Important is It?

Left-wing commentators consider the departure of the US-accredited degree modules of the Central European University a major defeat for democracy. A conservative analyst remarks that…

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HR minister: Govt to Launch Hospital Consolidation, Wage Hike

The government will raise trained hospital workers’ wages by 72 percent over a period of four years and launch a consolidation scheme to tackle hospitals’…

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Opposition Slams Govt’s ‘Anti-Homeless’ Measures

Referring to Human Rights Day to be marked on Monday, the opposition Párbeszéd party vowed to continue its protest against government measures outlawing sleeping rough….

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Kramp-Karrenbauer Elected: Fidesz Awaits the Outcome

Fidesz is all for a strong European People’s Party and the EPP needs a strong Fidesz, Katalin Novák, the ruling party’s deputy leader, said after…

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Fidesz MEP: EP’s ‘Pro-Migration Majority Haywire’ over Migrant Visas

Fidesz MEP Tamás Deutsch has said that the European Parliament’s “pro-migration majority has gone haywire” over the issue of migration visas. In an interview to…

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Inside Hungary’s Family Support System

Hungary usually cannot boast a first place spot among OECD countries, however, the GDP ratio it has allotted to its family benefits system is the…

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Trade Unions Protest over Proposed Overtime Regulations

Trade unions mounted a protest on Saturday in central Budapest against the planned change to the labour code that envisages increasing annual overtime from 250…

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Budapest Airport in China: new cargo opportunities

Budapest Airport’s cargo experts discussed the opening of new market opportunities in Shanghai. The Hungarian capital city airport was the only main sponsor from the…

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Fate of Brexit to be decided this week

It will turn out within a few days if any chance is left for Brexit if the British Parliament does not adopt the agreement, as…

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Clouds are gathering over Hungary's banking sector

Credit institutions in Hungary posted 425 billion combined profit in the first three quarters of 2018, down from HUF 483 bn in the same period…

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Weather forecast: expect cold and snow for most of the week!

For the third week of the Advent period, it seems like winter weather will finally have arrived. For the most part of the week, expect the…

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It’s not just Europe – toxic imperial nostalgia has infected the world | Elif Shafak

Populism preys on rose-tinted memories of past glories and distorts it into something ugly “The Russians blame everything on their government, the Americans on their…

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Deutsch: EP’s pro-migration majority haywire

Fidesz MEP Tamas Deutsch has said that the European Parliament’s “pro-migration majority has gone haywire” over the issue of migration visas. In an interview to…

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Opposition slams goverment’s ‘anti-homeless’ measures

Referring to Human Rights Day to be marked on Monday, the opposition Párbeszéd party vowed to continue its protest against government measures outlawing sleeping rough….

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Must-visit lookout towers perfect for the wintertime!

Going on excursions and visiting lookout towers are activities typically associated with the warmer months. Most people like getting cosy inside, with blankets and a hot beverage…

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Hungarian Puli: the strangest looking dog ever – VIDEOS

Puli is one of the most famous Hungarian dog breeds. Puli is a well-liked dog breed due to its unique appearance and sweet nature. Puli…

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Katinka Hosszú and other swimmers sue FINA

They initiated the legal procedure due to the International Swimming Federation’s prohibition threat to sanction every swimmer who takes part in the competition of the…

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Deputy leader: Fidesz is all for a strong European People’s Party

Fidesz is all for a strong European People’s Party and the EPP needs a strong Fidesz, Katalin Novák, the ruling party’s deputy leader, said after…

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Study at CEU’s School of Public Policy: Let us conceive a better world together!

The School of Public Policy (SPP) at Central European University (CEU) is a leading global institution, which is committed to inspire and empower its diverse student body and equip…

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George Clooney’s wife has just compared Hungary to North Korea

Amal Clooney criticised Donald Trump for labelling the press “enemy of the people” and pointed out the harmful effects his rhetoric has had in autocratic…

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Centenary of Polish independence celebrated in Budapest

The 100th anniversary of Poland’s restoration of independence was celebrated in Hungary’s Parliament on Saturday. László Kövér, Hungary’s speaker, said the existence of a strong,…

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These are the closest skiing destinations to Hungary

If you are bored with Eplény and the other Hungarian ski trails, but do not want to travel a lot or book accommodation for a…

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La Liste 2019: 4 Hungarian among the 1,000 best restaurants in the world!

The most prestigious gastro list for 2019 is done: La Liste 2019 – the world’s best restaurant selection. Not only one, but four Hungarian restaurants…

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Trade unions protest over proposed overtime regulations – PHOTOS, VIDEOS

Trade unions mounted a protest on Saturday in central Budapest against the planned change to the labour code that envisages increasing annual overtime from 250…

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Do you know how many Hungarian PMs were executed? – videos

Great-Britain executed one of their kings but none of their Prime Ministers. France executed a king, a queen and a Prime Minister. However, Hungary is somewhere…

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The Fidesz-KDNP Government has always been the government of job creation

“The Fidesz-KDNP Government has always been the government of job creation, and this is why it is supporting the fact that workers must always be…

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International Property Awards: new building of Budapest Zoo wins Best Leisure Architecture of Europe award

Pannonia Park Biodome, the new building of Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden, was awarded the Best Leisure Architecture of Europe at this year’s International Property…

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Tragedy! woman dies because of radiologist shortage in Hungary

Labour shortage, in general, has become a serious problem in Hungary in the past years. Lots of people move West in the hopes of better salaries…

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Reconstruction of square near Parliament gets preliminary consent

Hungary’s committee in charge of major memorial sites on Friday gave its preliminary consent to the reconstruction of Vértanúk tere (Martyrs’ Square) near Parliament, involving…

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Hungary rejects the UN refugee pact too

As it has done with the United Nations’ migration pact, Hungary rejects the organisation’s global refugee pact as well, the foreign minister said on Friday,…

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Pre-financing for EU-funded project lifts Hungarian government deficit to 135 pc of full-year target

Hungary’s cash flow-based budget, excluding local councils, ran a 1,842.4 billion forint (EUR 5.7m) deficit at the end of November, the Finance Ministry said in…

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Hungry rejects the UN refugee pact too

As it has done with the United Nations’ migration pact, Hungary rejects the organisation’s global refugee pact as well, the foreign minister said on Friday,…

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Hungary trade surplus narrows to EUR 293 m in October

Hungary had a 293 million euro trade surplus in October, narrowing by 232 million euros from the same month a year earlier, the Central Statistical…

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Hungary says no to UN Global Compact on Refugees

Minister of Foreign Affairs Péter Szijjártó claimed the compact is about “bringing those who can’t come in through the main gate in around the back.”…

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Hungarian architects design award winning new quarter in Moscow

After the success of the new Ethnographic Museum and the Pannon Park Biodome, the plans of Group Dryer were awarded, too, at the International Property…

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The greatest Hungarians – myth, literature, history; part 4

Our candidates for today’s article are those Hungarians, who helped to develop our country, either by establishing institutions or by leading and thinking. The names on…

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National Council for Sustainable Development marking its 10th anniversary

Economic growth and sustainability are not mutually exclusive, the president said on Friday, arguing that climate change could also be seen as an opportunity. Addressing…

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Orban: Fresh blood needed in the EP

“I see signs of exhaustion at the end of the parliamentary term”, but after next year’s elections to the European Parliament there will be new…

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Balaton Sound 2019 has revealed the eclectic Phase One line-up: Marshmello, Armin Van Buuren, DJ Snake & Paul Kalkbrenner

Beach festival reveals massive cast with Future, Hernan Cattaneo, NERVO, Don Diablo & more all confirmed for Hungary event. Balaton Sound, the 5-day non-stop beach…

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Exciting! Today Hungarian Advent festival opens in New York!

The New York Hungarian Advent Festival starts on December 7th and lasts until December 9th. Both the Hungarian House in New York and the open-air…

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“This knife will find you” – brutal horror video in a Budapest elementary, students are scared

“Do you fear death?” – asks a deformed voice on a video that went viral among the students of a Budapest elementary. A man sitting…

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Fresh blood is needed in the European Parliament

On the Kossuth Radio programme “Good Morning, Hungary”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that fresh blood is needed in the European Parliament. Powered by WPeMatico

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The most delicious Hungarian cakes in the world – Photos

Christmas is not only the season of celebrating and gifting but cooking and baking, as well. This is the feast when Hungarian residents spend a…

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Macedonian PM Zaev on the Gruevski case: Hungary should show us the importance of the rule of law – VIDEO

The Hungarian online newspaper Azonnali visited Skopje, Macedonia this week and managed to ask PM Zoran Zaev about the Gruevski case after his speech at FON…

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Hungarian Android apps among Google’s best picks

Google has just published its list of the Best Apps of 2018, where two Hungarian applications for Android operating systems are featured. Index reports that…

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Hungary's Orbán makes “confession” about wage hike plans

Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has addressed economic growth, wage hikes in the public sector and the expected direction of economic policy in his regular…

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Hungary in the News, week of 07/12/18

Index’s weekly roundup of international press on Hungary. Powered by WPeMatico

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Planned wage hikes seen upsetting Hungary's budget in 2020

In recent weeks Hungarian ministers announced three waves of public sector wage increases that will affect the spending side of the budget. Analysts at OTP…

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Five classic desserts to be savoured with Tokaj aszú

Candle light, warm blanket and celebratory cakes to bring back memories of our childhood – those special unforgettable moments of the year. If one were…

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Liget Project’s Pannon Park Biodome Awarded International Prize

The most significant development of the Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden, the Pannon Park Biodome, was selected to win the award for best leisure facility…

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Demonstrations Near Amid Confusing Statements on Employment Bill

While government officials insist their aim is to dismantle bureaucratic barriers and promote flexible employment, trade unions and workers still regard the amendment as a…

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All conditions given to achieve deficit target

In spite of an economic policy built on tax cuts, continuously increasing tax revenues are resulting in the stability of the state budget. Accordingly, the…

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Orbán: ‘New blood’ needed in European Parliament – Interview

New blood is needed in the European Parliament, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday referring to the European parliamentary elections of 2019. “I can…

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