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Soros Foundation sues Hungary over laws making it illegal to help asylum-seekers at European Court of Human Rights

Budapest staunchly asserts it will not repeal laws, whatever outcome of appeal Powered by WPeMatico

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“Fake news media” to be punished?

Jobbik lawmaker Peter Jakab on Monday submitted to parliament a draft legislation proposing that media organisations convicted for providing false information should be stripped of…

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Hungarian journalist warns of 'doomsday scenario' as country's largest independent news outlet taken over

‘If there are any changes… we will notify the world as loud as we possibly can,’ say staff after supporter of party in government takes…

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Hungarian foreign minister urges global effort to combat new security risks

A new world order is taking shape, bringing with it new security risks which Europe and the world must be ready to tackle, Foreign Minister…

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Price tag of the new Ferrari? Billionaire from Budapest already has one

Josh Cartu, Canadian billionaire residing in Hungary, has already bought the latest Ferrari model from the Icona family, as hvg.hu reports. The most famous businessman…

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The Black Army of Hungary, the most powerful European army of its time

While world history tends to focus more on the Western European scene, War History Online argues that there was another kingdom in Europe that should…

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Soros Foundation Appeals to Strasbourg Court Over “Stop Soros” Laws

The Open Society Foundations is turning to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg (ECtHR) to appeal against Hungary’s “Stop Soros” laws, the organisation…

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London-based economists see smaller Hungarian rate hike and later

Fitch Solutions Macro Research, member of Fitch Group, has modified its forecast and now believes that the National Bank of Hungary (MNB) will start raising…

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Europe and the world must take action against the security risks posed by the new world order

“A totally new world order is in development, and this is bringing with it new security risks, against which Europe and indeed the whole world…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Debate on Fidesz and EPP, Macron

Commentators right across the political spectrum ponder the implications of the European People’s Party’s decision to keep Fidesz within its ranks, and French President Macron’s…

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Ministry confirms EUR 5.1bn deficit at the end of August

Hungary’s cash flow-based budget, excluding local councils, ran a 1,646.2 billion forint (EUR 5.1bn) deficit at the end of August, the Finance Ministry confirmed in…

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Hungarian-Ukrainian Relations: How Much Worse Can It Get?

Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels one of its consuls, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Sunday, but voiced hope that the two…

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Commission refers Poland to ECJ to protect Supreme Court

As Polish authorities failed to alleviate legal concerns of the European Commission about the country’s judicial reform, the EU executive has referred the country to…

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Museum of Fine Arts Set to Open After Renovation in October

The Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest is set to open after a three-year renovation on 31 October, according to the state secretary for culture…

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Szijjarto Urges Un Guarantees to Help Persecuted Christians

The United Nations should provide “legal and security guarantees” to ensure that persecuted Christian communities could “return to their homelands of centuries”, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó…

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Jobbik Submits Bill Against ‘State-Sponsored Fake News’

Jobbik lawmaker Péter Jakab submitted to parliament a draft legislation proposing that media organisations convicted for providing false information should be stripped of any form…

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Hungarian PM thanks UK Tory MEPs who voted against sanctions

Viktor Orbán expresses gratitude for ‘solidarity’ of MEPs who voted against action The Hungarian prime minister, Viktor Orbán, has thanked Conservative MEPs for their “solidarity”…

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Hungary Mol to cut fuel prices on Wednesday

Hungarian oil and gas group Mol is to lower the wholesale list price of 95-octane gasoline by 3 forints per litre and the price of…

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Famous Hungarian Nomad Gergő Balázs Gecse Killed While Traveling in France

Gergő Balázs Gecse has died in a road accident as a result of being struck by a 90-year-old driver in France. According to the French press,…

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What to do if you get injured in Hungary – a guide for tourists and foreigners

There are lots of reasons why you should visit Hungary. The amazing capital, the beautiful buildings and sights and the numerous cultural programs all make…

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Hungary also has its Bavarian friends to thank for its success

“The Hungarians have worked extremely hard and have prayed a lot for their homeland to once again be a successful and proud country, and we…

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Opposition Jobbik submits bill against ‘state-sponsored fake news’

Jobbik lawmaker Péter Jakab on Monday submitted to parliament a draft legislation proposing that media organisations convicted for providing false information should be stripped of…

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The UN should provide legal and security guarantees for the return of persecuted Christians

“It should be the responsibility of the international community, and primarily the UN, to provide legal and security guarantees to enable Christian communities to return…

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If Ukraine expels a Consul, Hungary will respond proportionally

“If the Ukrainian party expels a Consul, Hungary will have no choice but to respond proportionally, but hopefully this can be avoided”, Minister of Foreign…

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Hungary is seen preparing for Eurobond issuance

Hungary’s Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) has called for the arrangement of an investor meeting for the issuance of a 7-year Eurobond, Reuters reported on…

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Border protection cannot be entrusted to people who are holding a pair of fence cutters

According to the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister’s Parliamentary State Secretary, border protection cannot be entrusted “to people who are holding a pair of…

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Museum of Fine Arts to open after renovation in October

Budapest’s Museum of Fine Arts is to open after a three-year renovation on 31 October, the human resources ministry’s state secretary for culture said on…

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Around 30,000 People Expected to Attend Budapest Marathon

The 33rd SPAR Budapest Marathon Festival, a two-day event to be held on October 6-7, is expected to draw 30,000 people, organizers told a press…

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The ever-growing financial divide in Hungary

According to portfolio.hu, the most commonly used indicator of welfare, GDP, is 4.7 times greater in Budapest than in Nógrád County, and 3.6 times greater…

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Hungary fares poorly in health care efficiency rankings

Hungary is on the 42nd spot in a Bloomberg Health Care Efficiency ranking, which marks a drop of nine places compared to the previous list…

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Hungary welcomes the inter-Korean Summit

Hungary welcomes the success of the inter-Korean Summit in Pyongyang, as well as the agreements on the demilitarisation and peace of the Korean Peninsula. Powered…

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Govt falsifying statistics to cover up poverty, Socialists claim

The opposition Socialists claim the government is trying to cover up “severe poverty” and growing regional inequalities by falsifying statistics. Speaking at a press conference…

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Hungarian foreign minister urges UN guarantees to help persecuted Christians

The United Nations should provide “legal and security guarantees” to ensure that persecuted Christian communities could “return to their homelands of centuries”, Foreign Minister Péter…

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Govt to support network of special colleges for Roma with HUF 550m next year

Government funding for the network of special colleges for Roma students will be raised from 140 million forints (EUR 430,000) this year to 550 million…

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Hungary will not support Brussels measures that will worsen the situation of the Bavarian automotive industry

“Hungary will never support proposals in Brussels that would worsen the situation of the German automotive industry, including the Bavarian automotive industry”, Minister of Foreign…

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Business expectations drop to 12-month low in Hungary

The economic sentiment index of Hungarian think tank GKI reached its historic peak in July and its lowest point this year in August, from where…

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Schwarzenegger wished his son a happy birthday from Budapest! – photos, videos

The Terminator had a difficult childhood which explains why he was overcome by emotion. Patrick Schwarzenegger turned 25 on 18 September, and since his dad…

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This is how government measures make life more expensive in Hungary

Since the release of the Hungarian central bank’s (MNB) June Inflation Report, the cabinet has adopted several measures that influence the inflationary processes. According to…

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Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels consul, says foreign minister

Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels one of its consuls, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said on Sunday but voiced hope that the two…

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Szijjarto: Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels consul

Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels one of its consuls, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Sunday, but voiced hope that the two…

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Orbán cabinet: Border protection cannot be left those who would be happy to tear down the fence

Border protection and security cannot be assigned to those who would be happy to tear down the border fence, the state secretary of the Cabinet…

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Ukrainian far-right site puts Hungarians on public blacklist!

A Ukrainian site, connected to the far-right, started to list Hungarians with dual citizenship on their public Facebook page, as 444.hu reports. The last few…

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U2 frontman Bono just called PM Orbán the Devil’s friend

It seems as though the whole world is concerned with the current political situation in Hungary, as the lead singer of U2, Bono, heavily criticised…

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Scandal! Hungarian women and children attacked by Slovakian fans at hockey match

A shocking event took place in Miskolc, at a hockey match of the DVTK Polar Bears where they played against the team called HKM Zvole…

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The Hungarian ‘suicide song’: Gloomy Sunday

Many say that Hungarian folk songs are more melancholic and even sometimes sadder than the similar songs of other nations. Even though I do not share…

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I bet you have not heard Jacko’s ‘Beat it’ like this before! – VIDEO

A Hungarian pianist, Péter Bence likes reimagining famous songs on his piano – Michael Jackson’s ‘Beat it’ is the latest hit of the artist, as…

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Szekler Safari – Bears within arm’s reach

According to Tropical Magazine, in nearly all Székely jokes, or even on the most popular Romanian beer, we come across one of the country’s symbols,…

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Recipe of the week: Beetroot soup with grape must and caramelized grapes

Ingredients: 4 medium sized beetroots 1 small onion 2 tablespoon butter ½ teaspoon cumin a pinch cayenne pepper salt, black pepper 40 cl grape must…

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Hungarian government falsifying statistics to cover up poverty, Socialists claim

The opposition Socialists claim the government is trying to cover up “severe poverty” and growing regional inequalities by falsifying statistics. Speaking at a press conference…

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Orbán no longer fit to represent Hungary on migration, says green opposition party LMP

The green opposition party LMP believes Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is no longer fit to represent Hungary’s position on migration at a European level since…

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Exclusive Synchronized Swimming World Cup finales in Budapest, 2019!

As 2019 approaches, Budapest can once again prepare for hosting a prestigious event in the Danube Arena: the Superfinal of the Synchronized Swimming World Cup….

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Glass blowing in the 21st century? Here is an original Hungarian glass blowing master

The glass we use day by day has a long history behind. As Caius Plinius – Roman author and polyhistor – said the glass was…

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Jobbik to submit draft resolution on Hungary joining European Public Prosecutor’s Office

The conservative Jobbik party will submit a draft resolution to parliament for Hungary to join the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO), party lawmaker Tibor Bana…

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Flavours of Transylvania – Khurut soup, buffalo milk and summer savoury

It is hard to imagine a more enjoyable thing than sitting on a swaying wagon and getting ready to eat barbequed meat grilled on a…

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The most popular Hungarian TV shows on IMDb

Daily News Hungary recently published a list of the most popular Hungarian movies on IMDb. The present article, as a sort of continuation of that,…

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Foreigners love Hungary! here’s why

Hungary is a beloved tourist spot for both those who know the country very well and those who have only visited it once. Now, Femina.hu published…

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Emmy 2018: Hollywood actress speaks Hungarian! – VIDEO

Alex Borstein, Hollywood actress, won the Best Supporting Actress Emmy, as hvg.hu reports. In her acceptance speech, she thanked her mother in Hungarian, as fans…

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Szijjarto: We are an anti-migration government

Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto talked about the Sargentini-report, the Article 7 procedure against Hungary, migration, Russia and the V4 cooperation…

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News from Szeklerland: Interview with Sándor Balogh, Economic Ambassador of Gyergyószentmiklós

According to Tropical Magazine, Sándor Balogh feels at home in the international business world. He is a businessman, chairman, and founder of the African-Hungarian Union…

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FPÖ group leader supports Hungary’s government

Developments in Hungary should be recognised, the Austrian Freedom Party’s (FPÖ) group leader, Johann Gudenus told Hungarian public news channel M1. He stressed that his…

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The 15th Hungarian Restaurant Week: 7 days under a culinary sky

The coming of the autumn signs the beginning of the National Restaurant Week that sees its 15th installment this year. The event welcomes quality food…

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Hungarian-Ugandan economic ties strengthened over dinner

A successful work dinner has recently been organised by the Budapest Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and…

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Budapest Airport: modern cargo facilities are needed, construction of the Cargo City commences

A new, state-of-the-art air cargo handling facility will be available to Budapest Airport’s logistics partners as of the second half of next year, when the…

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Budapest to host World Tourism Day celebrations

Budapest has been selected to host the official celebrations of this year’s World Tourism Day on Sept. 27, under a decision of the United Nations’…

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These are the best ways to spend your money

Money affects everything you do in life, but it is also up to you how you spend it. The average person tends to have some type of…

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Hungarian FM visits Bavaria – Hungarian consulate general opens in the new building in Munich

Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Friday attended a ceremony to inaugurate the new building of Hungary’s consulate general in Munich. In his address, Szijjártó said…

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Here's the list of investments that will shake Hungary up

The National Bank of Hungary (MNB) has identified 34 large-volume and 11 further smaller capacity-increasing corporate investment projects that could set the future course for…

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Hungarian autumn flavours to accompany rosés

Autumn is here and though the season of summer heat and ice cold drinks is over there is no reason why the popularity of rosés…

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Jobbik calls on government to withdraw ‘muzzle order’

The conservative opposition Jobbik on Friday called on the government to withdraw a reported “muzzle order” which bans all state-run cultural institutions from holding press…

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán had talks with head of European Public Law Organization

On Friday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received Spyridon Flogaitis, Director of the European Public Law Organization (EPLO) in the Parliament Building, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime…

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Kovacs: Most EU countries reject proposal for enhanced Frontex role

The majority of European Union member states rejected the latest proposal to enhance the role of EU border agency Frontex in controlling the bloc’s external…

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You only need a suitcase to move into an apartment that is a real gem in Budapest

Even though apartments that need to be renovated are cheaper, everybody is looking for a flat they can move to immediately, as nobody wants to…

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Hungarian DJ the latest catch of prestigious American record company! Check out the Tequila song HERE!

A young Hungarian talent caught the eye of one of the biggest record companies in the United States. Ultra Records offered a contract of four…

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Hungary is the most vehemently anti-refugee nation – survey

Three years after a record 1.3 million migrants sought asylum in Europe, a majority of people in several European countries say they support taking in…

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Individuals behind Pro-Govt Site Hang Puppet of Socialist MEP by Its Leg

Individuals behind the openly pro-Orbán site ‘Vadhajtások’ (Wild shoots) hung a puppet of Socialist MEP István Ujhelyi by its leg following an opposition rally. The…

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Spar spends billions of forints on store modernisation in Hungary

Retail chain Spar is spending 23 billion forints on developments, of which it has first upgraded three stores in Budapest and two in the country….

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Hungarian Recipients of the European Citizen’s Prizes

The European Citizen’s Prizes were handed out to their Hungarian recipients: the National Association of Large Families (NOE), singer Katalin Szvorák and fashion designer Erika…

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Lake Balaton through Belgian eyes – VIDEO

We were recently approached by a kind reader, who sent us a little summary and a video of his adventure at Lake Balaton. We are…

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Pannonhalma – Hungary in Pictures

In our weekly Instagram compilation, we are exploring a Hungarian city every Friday, to show you the most beautiful places outside Budapest. This time, we…

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Retail sales growth slows to 5.4 pc in July – KSH 2nd reading

Retail sales in Hungary grew by an annual 5.4 percent in July, slowing from 6.8 percent in June, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on…

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Hungary at the bottom of EU's renewable source ranking

While electricity generation from renewable sources contributed more than one quarter (30 %) to total gross electricity consumption in the European Union in 2016, the…

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Former Tory MEP leader criticises party's stance on supporting Hungary

Conservatives voted against EU sanctions process to protect democracy in Hungary A former Conservative MEP leader has condemned the party’s decision to vote with Viktor…

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Hungarian Govt Side with Car Industry Against Environmental Targets

Hungary will not back proposed European Union rules on pollution that would harm Germany and Bavaria’s car industry, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said. Hungarian and…

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Hungarian president Áder: Irrigation water should be used sparingly

It is inevitable that the area of irrigated farmland will increase but clean water should only be used to the extent that nature can replace…

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Paulo Coelho Posts Photo of Hungarian Rapper Ganxsta Zolee

Brazilian-born novelist, UN Messenger of Peace and one of the most widely read authors of recent times, Paulo Coelho, posted a picture of Hungarian rapper…

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Sobering Slap from the Belorussian Boogeyman

MOL Vidi began its Europa League group stage campaign with a sobering defeat by Belorussian BATE Borisov. Although the two teams were reportedly close in…

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Audi will also be manufacturing electric vehicles in Hungary

“Hungary has become a European automotive industry superpower”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at an event on Thursday to mark the…

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Bill on establishment of administrative courts to be submitted to Parliament this year

The Ministry of Justice will submit to Parliament the bill on the establishment of administrative courts before the end of this year, Justice Minister László…

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Jobbik Calls on Govt to Withdraw ‘Muzzle Order’

The conservative opposition Jobbik called on the government to withdraw a reported “muzzle order” which bans all state-run cultural institutions from holding press conferences or…

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Currency exchange – Hungarian Forint – 21 September 2018

21 September 2018 Currency Currency name Unit Value in HUF CHF Swiss Franc 1 287.02 EUR Euro 1 323.42 USD US Dollar 1 274.25 Here…

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Rogán: Juncker Wanted to Expel Fidesz from the EPP

The leaders of European Union member states have sent back for reconsideration the part of the EU’s border control proposal that Hungary objects to, Antal…

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Which is the most instagrammed Hungarian food?

Instagramming your food has become a worldwide trend by now, with solid roots even in Hungary, where you can use the #mutimiteszel hashtag. But what…

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Number of cars on Hungarian roads rises to new record, their age too

If the number of new passenger car registrations matches the first-half figure, a new record will be set in Hungary in 2018. The highest number…

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Judicial System Change: Public Admin Courts to Be Set Up by 2020

The justice ministry plans to set up public administration courts, a new structure within the judicial system to deal with legal disputes in public administration,…

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The EU budget would significantly reduce agricultural funding

“There is little chance that an agreement will be reached on the post-2020 budget during the current European Parliament term” Minister of State for EU…

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Forex Borrowers: Kuria to Assess CJEU ruling

Hungary’s Kuria (supreme court) is assessing Thursday’s ruling of the European Union’s Court of Justice (CJEU) affecting forex borrowers, the Kuria said in a statement….

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Demo in Prague to Support Hungarian Govt’s Policies on EU, Migration

Several hundred demonstrators gathered in front of the Hungarian embassy in Prague to express their support for Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and his policies in…

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Most EU countries reject proposal for enhanced Frontex role in Salzburg, says Orbán cabinet

The majority of European Union member states rejected the latest proposal to enhance the role of EU border agency Frontex in controlling the bloc’s external…

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Govt spox: Most EU Countries Reject Proposal for Enhanced Frontex Role

The majority of European Union member states rejected the latest proposal to enhance the role of EU border agency Frontex in controlling the bloc’s external…

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Majority rejected new Frontex proposal

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács, at the informal summit of EU heads of state and government, “the majority of countries” rejected the new proposal…

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Member State leaders rejected part of EU border controls proposal which Hungary finds objectionable

Member State leaders rejected the part of the EU border controls proposal which Hungary finds objectionable, Antal Rogán told the Hungarian news agency MTI on…

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The historic Rác Baths planning to reopen in 2019

Municipal spa manager Budapest Gyógyfürdői és Hévizei is planning to reopen the Rác Baths next year, according to a proposal before the city assembly. According…

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Hungarians' willingness to purchase tumbles abruptly

The volume of sales in retail shops in Hungary increased by 5.3% year on year in July 2018, according to data adjusted for calendar effects….

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Audi Hungaria Zrt. will also be manufacturing electric vehicles in future

“Hungary has become a European automotive industry superpower”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said at an event on Thursday to mark the…

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The new Frontex proposal means nation states would have to relinquish their border security

According to Chief Security Advisor to the Prime Minister György Bakondi, the latest proposal concerning the European Union’s Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) means…

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Europa League: Vidi went down 0-2 to Belarusian side BATE

Europa League Group Stage begins with a defeat, MOL Vidi FC went down 0-2 to Belarusian side BATE on Thursday evening. Vidi FC 0-2 (0-1)…

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Hungary’s supreme court to assess CJEU ruling on forex borrowers

Hungary’s Kúria (supreme court) is assessing Thursday’s ruling of the European Union’s Court of Justice (CJEU) affecting forex borrowers, the Kúria said in a statement….

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Szijjarto accuses Ukraine of intimidation

The Hungarian government condemns in the strongest terms the Ukrainian leadership’s attempt to “intimidate” the ethnic Hungarian community in Transcarpathia, Hungary’s foreign minister said on…

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Hungary condemns Ukraine’s attempt to ‘intimidate’ Transcarpathia Hungarians

The Hungarian government condemns in the strongest terms the Ukrainian leadership’s attempt to “intimidate” the ethnic Hungarian community in Transcarpathia/Kárpátalja, Hungary’s foreign minister said on…

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Orban: No need for Frontex to protect the border in our place

“There is no need for Frontex to protect the Hungarian border in our place,” Prime Minister Viktor Orban said in Salzburg on Thursday. The cabinet…

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This is how Budapest’s first smart mall will look like – PHOTOS

According to szeretlekmagyarorszag.hu, the construction of Buda’s biggest shopping centre, Etele Plaza, is already on its way. The owners hope to welcome 40 thousand visitors/day…

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New musical programme series for foreign students in Hungary

Are you a foreign student at a Hungarian university? Are you here on Erasmus? Do you want to learn about the Hungarian culture? Are you…

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Opposition MEP, Ákos Hadházy Launches Signature Drive for the European Public Prosecutor’s Office

Independent MEP Ákos Hadházy launched today a signature drive aiming to force the government to join Hungary the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO).  Hadházy’s target…

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Hungarian wage growth reaches 12.8 pc, average net wage was 672 euros

The average gross monthly wage in Hungary stood at 326,724 forints (EUR 1,010) in July, up 12.8 percent year-on-year, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said…

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U.S. automotive firm to invest billions of forints in Hungary

Sanmina is upgrading its factory in Tatabánya, Hungary with a 6.7 billion investment. The government is pitching in with a HUF 1.2 bn non-refundable grant….

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Preserving the Jewish Identity: Museum Displays Cookbooks Written by Hungarian Women During the Holocaust

One of the most treasured artifacts found in the Sydney Jewish Museum is a handmade cookbook written in resilience by a Hungarian Jewish woman in Ravensbrück Concentration…

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Audi to produce electric motors in Hungary

Audi AG will manufacture cars with electric drive in the future, the group’s Interim CEO Bram Schot has announced on Thursday in Győr, northwest Hungary,…

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Great! Ed Sheeran to headline Sziget Festival 2019!

Attended by over 565,000 people last year, Europe’s answer to Glastonbury welcomes the biggest male pop star on the planet as its first headliner Date:…

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The European Leaders Support Who Orbán in the Article Seven Debate

Following the EU’s plenary session, many politicians have raised concerns about launching Article Seven. The Deputy Speaker of the Czech Parliament, Petr Fiala, explained how…

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Sanmina to develop its Tatabánya plant with an investment of 6.7 billion forints

Sanmina will be developing its existing plant in Tatabánya by 2022 with an investment of 6.8 billion forints (EUR 21 million); the Government is contributing…

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