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Hungarian government to promote IHRA’s working definition of anti-Semitism

Hungary’s government has decided to promote the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s (IHRA) working definition of anti-Semitism, a resolution published in the latest issue of the…

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Opposition MPs to protest at Suzuki plant after walking out of parliament session

Opposition MPs walked out of parliament’s first 2019 sitting on Monday and said they would visit a Suzuki factory in Esztergom in the afternoon to…

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Parliament’s Spring Season Opens with Opposition MPs Boycotting Session

The Parliament’s spring season began on Monday. At the start of the assembly meeting, László Kövér, the Speaker of the Parliament, gave opposition politicians an…

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New allies would welcome Orban

French MEP Nicolas Bay talked about the status quo changes he expect in the European Parliament after the elections to Hungarian news site Azonnali. According…

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Fox News praises Hungary’s pro-family government policy – VIDEO

Having another kid must not be an economic decision anymore, Hungary Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said in Tucker Carlson Tonight.  ORBÁN STATE-OF-THE NATION ADDRESS IN BUDAPEST…

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Amazing places in Hungary that also served as movie sets

Hungary has a lot to offer, no matter what aspect we consider. In the past few years, more and more Hollywood celebrities, including Keanu Reeves…

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The story of the Indian Frida Kahlo born in Hungary – Photo Gallery

The Frida Kahlo Exhibition in Budapest had great success last year and became the most popular one in the capital city of Hungary. Thousands of…

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Fidesz: Jobbik ‘Swapping out one Nazi for another’ in Parliament

Commenting on conservative opposition Jobbik’s replacement of Istvan Szavay, who recently resigned his parliamentary seat, ruling Fidesz on Monday said that by nominating János Bencsik,…

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EP2019: Fidesz to have more mandates

The European Parliament published its first seat projections for the European elections, according to which “the next hemicycle would reflect a more fragmented political landscape…

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Not an Action Movie: Violent Prisoner Escapes, Gets Caught Following a Car Chase and Gunfight

On February 15th, a prisoner aimed a pistol at a guard’s head and ran away from his court hearing in Budapest. He was able to…

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‘Pro-migration forces’ not to win in Budapest Process, says Hungarian FM in Brussels

“Pro-migration forces cannot win” at the Budapest Process interregional forum on migration starting in Istanbul on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said. This process will…

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Timmermans: Orbán is Not Authoritarian, but Shows Tendencies

European Socialists’ Party Spitzenkandidat Frans Timmermans visited Hungary on Saturday to meet with opposition politicians and activists. He also attended a Socialist conference during his…

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Enmech Hungary invests HUF 6.4 bln in capacity expansion

Automotive parts manufacturer Enmech Hungary is investing HUF 6.4 billion in expanding production capacity at its base in Pécel on the outskirts of Budapest, Minister…

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Microsoft Hungary names Mattheisen new general manager

Microsoft Hungary has announced the appointment of former Magyar Telekom CEO Christopher Mattheisen as general manager, effective March 4, 2019, according to a press release…

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Hungarian Postal Services to sack hundreds of people

The Hungarian Postal Services (Magyar Posta) has agreed with the works council to carry out another mass layoff of about 300 employees in the spring…

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Gerald Grace named Invitech CEO

Business IT solutions provider Invitech has announced the appointment of Gerald Grace as Chief Executive Officer. Gerald succeeds David Blunck, who will leave the company…

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This Hungarian guy can save the World with reusable energy

Hungarian-born businessman living in Trenton, United States has come up with an excellent idea of a recycling-method shopping system. A young, 37-year-old man Tom Szaky…

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The pro-immigration forces cannot win during the course of the Budapest Process

“The pro-immigration forces cannot be allowed to win at the ministerial session of the so-called Budapest Process in Istanbul on Wednesday, and in fact this…

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How to Use the Discount Coupon Strategy as an Online Retailer

Shopping was fun when you held your mother’s hand and went to the nearby store to buy clothes or gifts for the family. You always…

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Hungaryʼs state debt 70.9% of GDP, including Eximbank

Hungaryʼs national debt as a percentage of GDP reached 70.9% at the end of last year, down from 73.4% at the end of 2017, preliminary…

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Corvinus Uni Aims for the Top – Pros and Cons

There have been numerous discussions and assumptions swirling around regarding the privatization of Corvinus University. The topic has reached every Hungarian in one way or…

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Polish PM cancels Israel trip after Netanyahu’s Holocaust – Visegrad Group in Israel

Israel offered to host the meeting of the Visegrad group to strengthen ties with members of the European Union. The Unian news agency said, Poland Prime…

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ALLEA reinforces call for academic freedom of MTA

The European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities (ALLEA) has repeated its call to protect the institutional autonomy and academic freedom of the Hungarian…

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Hungary FinMin reveals two details from upcoming stimulus package

The Hungarian government is expected to present its economic protection programme in March or April at the latest. It will contain long-term measures rather than…

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HungaryTrends – A wrap-up of the last week’s business and finance

Following are some of the top business and finance news from the past week: 2018 RECORD YEAR IN HUNGARIAN TOURISM! Hungary drew a record number…

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Orbán to Attend V4-Israel Summit

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will travel to Jerusalem on Monday to attend a Visegrad Four-Israel summit, his press chief said. The meeting will be attended…

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Currency exchange – Hungarian forint – 18 February 2019

18 February 2019 Currency Currency name Unit Value in HUF CHF Swiss Franc 1 280.11 EUR Euro 1 318.05 USD US Dollar 1 281.06 Here…

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We'll find out this week how much Hungarians earned in 2018

The release of Hungary’s GDP data for the fourth quarter of 2018 last week will be followed by a series of other important figures both…

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Socialist Congress Votes for Bertalan Tóth to Head EP List

Opposition Socialist party leader Bertalan Tóth will head the party list for the European parliamentary elections. A vote was held during a party congress on…

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Socialist Congress: Timmermans Calls for Fair Wages in EU

Frans Timmermans, addressing a Hungarian Socialist Party congress in Budapest on Saturday, called for fair wages in the European Union and closing the wage gap…

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Slovenia to cancel hydroelectric plants along Mura

Sloveniaʼs Minister of the Environment Jure Leben has announced a decree that will cancel the construction of eight previously planned hydroelectric power plants along the…

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President Áder Inaugurates new National Dance Theatre Building

President János Áder on Friday evening inaugurated the new building of the National Dance Theatre in Budapest’s Millenáris Park as part of the opening gala…

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to travel to Israel

On Monday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will travel to Jerusalem to attend the summit of the Visegrád countries (V4) and Israel, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime…

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Hungary delivers greater victory than hoped for

Hungary’s gross general government debt declined more than expected and was 70.9% of gross domestic product at the end of 2018, preliminary financial accounts data…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Left-Jobbik Alliance Under Fire

As PM Orbán and the President of the World Jewish Congress express mutual dismay over the prospect of an electoral alliance between the left-liberal side…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Record GDP Growth in 2018

Commenting on the official announcement which puts the growth of Hungary’s Gross Domestic Product at 4.8 per cent last year, commentators predict a moderate slowdown,…

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The difference between real estate in Hungary and Canada

When you think about it, both Canada and Hungary are great countries to move in. Of course, Canada has the upper edge because it’s in…

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Standard and Poor’s raised Hungary’s credit rating one notch higher once again

Thanks to Hungary’s balanced and stable growth in recent years, Standard and Poor’s raised Hungary’s credit rating one notch higher, Minister of Finance Mihály Varga…

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Record GDP Growth in 2018

Commenting on the official announcement which puts the growth of Hungary’s Gross Domestic Product at 4.8 per cent last year, commentators predict a moderate slowdown,…

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MNB sets date for old HUF 10,000 bill withdrawal

The National Bank of Hungary (MNB) will withdraw old HUF 10,000 bills at the end of this year, a decree published in the latest issue…

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He killed a man in Budapest, then fled to Esztergom! – VIDEO

Hungarian police officers arrested a 26-year-old man suspected of killing a 60-year-old man in Zugló, Budapest, the police said on Monday on the official website….

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The music of nations presents France

The concert series of the Sinfonietta Pannonica Ensemble, representing the style and tunes of various nations through each performance, will offer a deeper insight into…

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ANALYST VIEW – HUF 15,000 target price for OTP lands

J.P. Morgan has raised its target price for Hungary’s OTP. The new TP offers a 32% upside potential over the banking stock’s last closing price…

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S&P upgrades Hungary to ’BBB’; outlook ’stable’

Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings, one of the three big ratings agencies, has upgraded Hungary’s sovereign rating to “BBB”, two notches over the investment grade…

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S&P upgrades Hungary's credit rating

Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings raised its long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Hungary to ‘BBB/A-2’ from ‘BBB-/A-3’. The outlook…

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WOW! Free sightseeing tours and exhibition in Budapest available this week!

Thematic trips, guided tours, visiting buildings, and museums, trip on the Danube, free sightseeing bus, sightseeing trams – these are all the programmes which will…

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High School Students to Attend Free Language Courses Abroad

Up to 140 thousand Hungarian high school students could have the opportunity to attend annual language courses held abroad, said Miklós Kásler, the Minister of…

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Parliament to discuss asset management foundations at start of spring session

Parliament will start its spring session on Monday, and the first two-week period will include a plenary debate on establishing a foundation to operate Budapest’s…

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Why Trump and his team want to wipe out the EU | Natalie Nougayrède

Mike Pompeo’s wooing of eastern European states is an attack on the union’s very existence, and part of a wider ideological battle The Trump administration…

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Dunaferr raises wages by 13% on average

Iron- and steel group Dunaferr announced it will raise the salary of its employees by an average of 13% in 2019, after signing a deal…

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Farmgate prices up 5.8% in December – KSH

Farmgate prices in Hungary were up 5.8% year-on-year in December 2018, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said today, Hungarian news agency MTI reports. Powered by…

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Work permit quota for non-EU nationals set at 57,000 in 2019

Hungaryʼs Minister of Finance has set the quota for work permits issued to foreign nationals from countries outside of the European Union at 57,000 for…

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Pfizer signs cooperation agreement with SZTE

The University of Szeged (SZTE) has announced a cooperation deal with drugmaker Pfizer Gyógyszerkereskedelmi Kft., which will result in the universityʼs patients being able to…

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Telekom Volt Fest announces full international lineup

Organizers of the Telekom Volt Festival, running between June 26-29, announced that its international lineup of performers is now complete, with the likes of Black…

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Hungary’s government thinks Europe is being led in the wrong direction

Hungary’s ruling Fidesz-led alliance rejects the pro-migration plans of Brussels, Máté Kocsis, Fidesz’s parliamentary group leader, told public radio on Sunday. Kocsis told Kossuth Radio…

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Recipe of the week: Homemade chocolate

Are you craving something sweet but at the same time would like to try a new recipe, because you have already mastered the art of…

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Were there any Hungarian colonies in the world?

During the modern colonial era, Hungary was neither independent nor a great power to join other European countries in the race for new, seizable territories. However,…

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Hungarian stadium can become the most beautiful in the world!

A website called Stadium Database chooses the most beautiful stadium out of 25 stadiums from all around the world. Good news for Hungarians football fans…

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Timmermans calls for fair wages in EU at Hungarian Socialist congress

Frans Timmermans, addressing a Hungarian Socialist Party congress in Budapest on Saturday, called for fair wages in the European Union and closing the wage gap…

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Szijjarto: Budapest Process to become symbol for stopping pro-migration forces

The Budapest Process interregional forum on migration will become a symbol for stopping pro-migration forces, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Saturday, commenting on the…

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Video! – Police Shoots and Chases Fugitive on the Streets of Budapest

At noon 15th February in Budapest Regional Court a prisoner escaped and got himself into a car chase on the streets of Budapest. The fugitive…

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Foreign minister: Budapest Process to become symbol for stopping pro-migration forces

The Budapest Process interregional forum on migration will become a symbol for stopping pro-migration forces, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said on Saturday, commenting on the…

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Renovation of Buda Castle to begin soon

The redesign of the buildings in the Castle District that were destroyed after 1945 will soon take place, along with the renovation of the Buda…

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Timmermans calls for fair wages in EU – Socialist congress

Frans Timmermans, addressing a Hungarian Socialist Party congress in Budapest on Saturday, called for fair wages in the European Union and closing the wage gap…

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Novak demands an apology from Swedish minister

Hungarian Secretary of State for Family and Youth Affairs, Katalin Novak wrote a letter to Swedish Minister for Social Affairs Annika Strandhall, after the left-wing…

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Kissing polar bears in the Budapest Zoo steal the show! – Video

Even though Valentine’s Day is over, it seems like love is definitely in the air in the Budapest Zoo. Two polar bear were caught “sharing…

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The Budapest Process will be a symbol of stopping the pro-immigration forces

“The Budapest Process will be a symbol of the stopping of the pro-immigration forces”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a…

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Instagram tipps: 5 spots for the perfect panorama of Budapest – PHOTOS

Budapest is a beautiful city as it is, but there is something extra special about panorama shots of the city. Luckily, there are five amazing…

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They are the best athletes in Hungary!

Hungarian athletes of the year gala was held on 14th February 2019. The gala took place in the National Theatre of Hungary in Budapest and…

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‘Katinka Hosszú should turn to synchronised swimming’

The nine member organisations of the Hungarian Synchronised Swimming Association have expressed their doubts regarding the current president, Sándor Balogh. However, before he was forced…

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Increased cooperation with Thailand in Hungary’s interest, says Hungarian FM

Given that Thailand has the largest economy in its region, it is in Hungary’s interest to intensify cooperation with the Southeast Asian country, Foreign Minister…

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Hungarian police uses child zombies to raise awareness – VIDEO

People walking down the street with their phones in their hands, their head kept down, their gaze locked on the screen, seemingly perceiving absolutely nothing…

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Week in the Life of Hungarian Communities in the Carpathian Basin: Hungarian Fair in Bucharest, Battle of Piski Pilgrimage, the Székelys of Vojvodina

In our recurring Week in the life of the Hungarian Communities in the Carpathian Basin series, we’ll be looking back at recent events and exploring the Petőfi Sándor Program’s…

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Check out the new National Dance Theatre building – PHOTOS

President János Áder on Friday evening inaugurated the new building of the National Dance Theatre in Budapest’s Millenáris Park as part of the opening gala…

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Hungarian drone software to ease your shopping at IKEA

Shopping at IKEA can be a bit of a challenge, especially when you are trying to find that last piece of furniture among the many,…

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State secretary supports Trump’s state of emergency declaration

“Go Trump!” – Szilard Nemeth, State Secretary of the Ministry of Defence wrote on his Facebook page on Friday, after US President Donald Trump decided…

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Successful campaign against the Migration Compact

Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap interviewed Austrian identitarian leader Martin Sellner about his campaign against the UN Global Compact for Migration. According to the right-wing activist,…

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MFA summons Swedish ambassador

Hungary’s foreign ministry has summoned the Swedish ambassador over critical remarks by a Swedish minister concerning the Hungarian government’s recent family assistance measures, the foreign…

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It is in Hungary’s interests to increase cooperating with Thailand

“Thailand is the region’s largest economy, and for this reason it is in Hungary’s interests to increase cooperation with the Asian country”, Minister of Foreign…

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Hungary summons Swedish ambassador over minister’s critical remarks

Hungary’s foreign ministry summoned the Swedish ambassador over critical remarks by a Swedish minister concerning the Hungarian government’s recent family assistance measures, the foreign minister…

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Opposition Jobbik calls for reform of language training

Conservative opposition Jobbik said on Friday that Hungary needs a reform in language training before holding a language certificate is introduced as a requirement for…

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Brazilian woman tried to smuggle 3 kgs of cocaine in condoms into Hungary – flabbergasting photos

The 30-year-old woman arrived in Hungary with more than three kilogrammes of cocaine. The case is now being investigated by the airport police. She arrived…

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Hungary – the country with the weirdest Guinness World Record titles?

Having numerous Guinness World Record titles sounds good and definitely makes a country more interesting. While there are serious competitions all over the world where…

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Week in the Life of the Hungarian Diaspora: Semmelweis Statue, Hungarian Language Course and Annual Balls

In our recurring Week in the life of the Hungarian Diaspora series, we’ll be looking back at recent events and exploring the Kőrösi Csoma Sándor Program’s many…

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Timmermans attends Socialists’ congress

The Spitzenkandidat of the European Socialists (PES), Frans Timmermans attends the party congress of the Hungarian Socialist Party (MSZP) on Saturday, Hungarian media reported. According…

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Building ties with Southeast Asia ‘great potential’, says Hungarian FM

Building closer ties with Southeast Asia has a “great potential” for Hungarian businesses, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said after talks with his Philippines counterpart in…

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Hungary to table yet another key measure in April – state secretary

Although remarks by Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Finance Minister Mihály Varga earlier this week suggested that the cabinet has given up the target…

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Where do the Happiest Hungarians Live?

Here in this article, you can learn about the happiest and the unhappiest regions are in Hungary. Based on two surveys, a Hungarian and an international one,…

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Párbeszéd to Submit Alternative Proposals on Family Support

The opposition Párbeszéd will submit a package of seven proposals on family support to parliament on Monday, the party’s parliamentary group leader said. A package…

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Speed Skaters Reign at Sportsman of the Year Gala

For the 61st time, members of the Hungarian Sports Journalists’ Association (MSÚSZ) had the opportunity to vote on the best athletes and athletic achievements of…

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Video footage shows fugitive shot and captured after pursuit through Budapest

The 35-year-old convict was hospitalised with life-threatening injuries. The arrest was caught on video. Powered by WPeMatico

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Jobbik Calls for Reform of Language Training

Opposition party Jobbik said on Friday that Hungary needs reform in language training before holding a language certificate is introduced as a requirement for entering…

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Hungarian businessman buys local McDonald's operation

McDonald’s Corporation has announced on Friday that a share sale and purchase agreement has been signed with Sándor Scheer, a partner keen to become the…

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Hungary Mol denies wage talk flop

Hungarian oil and gas group Mol has partly rejected a press report that trade unions have not accepted the management’s wage hike proposal for 2019…

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Hungary Mol rejects wage talk flop

Hungarian oil and gas group Mol has partly rejected a press report that trade unions have not accepted the management’s wage hike proposal for 2019…

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The Hungarian Government strongly condemns the dreadful terrorist attack in Pulwama, India

The Hungarian Government strongly condemns the dreadful terrorist attack that was committed in Pulwama, India on 14 February 2019, which claimed several lives people and…

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Enmech Hungary Invests HUF 6.4 bn in Capacity Expansion

Automotive parts manufacturer Enmech Hungary is investing 6.4 billion forints (EUR 20.12m) in expanding production capacity at its base in Pecel on the outskirts of…

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Hungarians have right to know Brussels pro-migration plans, says ruling Fidesz

Fidesz’s parliamentary group leader said on Thursday that “the desks of Brussels bureaucrats are full of plans to turn Europe into an immigration continent based…

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Tightening relations with Southeast Asia represents a major opportunity for the Hungarian economy

“Tightening relations with Southeast Asia represents a major opportunity for the Hungarian economy and Hungarian enterprises”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said…

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WOW! UEFA Euro 2020 matches to be shown at Budapest’s Heroes Square

Large screens will be erected at Hősök tere and nearby Olof Palme promenade for supporters to follow all the action of UEFA Euro 2020. The…

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Jobbik is in Serious Trouble and on the Brink of Collapse

Jobbik president Tamás Sneider told left-wing newspaper Népasza that if the party isn’t granted the opportunity to pay in installments, it won’t be able to…

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Trade unions reject wage hike offer by Hungary's Mol

Trade unions have said no to the wage hike proposal of Hungarian fuel group Mol for 2019 and 2020, about which they have informed the…

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Budapest real estate prices are astoundingly high

It has been all over the news recently that real estate prices in Budapest do not seem to stop increasing. Now, prices have reached a…

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Audi and E.ON build Europe's largest PV roof system in Hungary

The Hungarian arm of German carmaker Audi and German power company E.ON are together constructing Europe’s largest photovoltaic roof system on the building of Audi…

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Foreign Minister: Building Ties with SE Asia ‘Great Potential’

Building closer ties with Southeast Asia has a “great potential” for Hungarian businesses, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said after talks with his Philippines counterpart in…

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The annual performance of the Hungarian automotive industry could soon reach 10 trillion forints

“Thanks to soon-to-begin and planned development projects, the annual production value of the Hungarian automotive industry could soon reach 10 trillion forints (EUR 31.3bn)”, Minister…

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Hungary automotive sector on the brink of historic achievement

As a result of the already scheduled and planned developments, the annual output of Hungary’s automotive industry can soon reach 10,000 billion forints, said the…

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Financial cooperation is one of the most rapidly growing areas of Hungarian-Chinese relations

Financial cooperation is one of the most rapidly growing areas of Hungarian-Chinese relations, Minister of Finance Mihály Varga said at today’s meeting with Bank of…

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Parlt Speaker Expresses Condolences over North Macedonia Bus Crash

Hungary’s parliamentary speaker has expressed condolences to his North Macedonian counterpart over a bus crash that killed 15 people on Wednesday. “We were shocked to…

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Strasbourg Court Calls on Hungary to Improve the Living Conditions of Asylum Seeker Family

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has called on Hungary to improve the living conditions of an Iraqi family of asylum seekers with three…

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Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary to create regional operations command

Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia and Slovenia on Wednesday signed a letter of intent to create a Regional Special Operations Component Command (R-SOCC) in Hungary, Defence Minister…

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Waberer's signs key deal, receives EUR 2.5 million

Hungarian hauler Waberer’s International Nyrt. has announced that it has signed a settlement agreement with the former owner of Link and Link Services that kept…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Conflicting Assessments of the PM’s ’Baby Boom Plan’

Left-wing analysts suggest the Prime Minister’s 7 point ’family protection plan’ is aimed at taking back the political initiative, while a pro-government pundit thinks it…

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Kocsis: Hungarians Have Right to Know Brussels Pro-migration Plans

Fidesz’s parliamentary group leader said on Thursday that “the desks of Brussels bureaucrats are full of plans to turn Europe into an immigration continent based…

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Benkő: Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary Sign Letter of Intent on Creating Regional Operations Command

Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia and Slovenia on Wednesday signed a letter of intent to create a Regional Special Operations Component Command (R-SOCC) in Hungary, Defence Minister…

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BlackRock signs co-operation agreement with Corvinus University of Budapest

Budapest’s Corvinus University signed a co-operation agreement with the local innovation and technology centre of the world’s largest asset manager, the American BlackRock. Co-operation… Powered…

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Revenge porn spreads inexorably in Hungary

Revenge porn is already a worldwide  phenomenon. However, even though it is a kind of domestic violence and more and more Hungarian women are affected,…

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Hungary maintains the view that tax policies of member states must not be restricted

Hungary continues to oppose proposals aiming to curtail the taxation policy sovereignty of member states, Minister of Finance Mihály Varga said, following the latest Ecofin…

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CEE countries expect fair, balanced approach to Israel, says foreign minister

The countries of central Europe expect the United Nations and its institutions to adopt a “fair, balanced and non-biased approach” towards Israel, Hungary’s foreign minister…

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Nigel Farage: Orbán Represents the Future of Europe

Nigel Farage, one of the loudest Euro-skeptics in the EP and the main orchestrator of Brexit, has given an interview to Válaszonline.hu. Nigel Farage became…

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