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Cosy urban hideouts for chilly weather in Budapest

We are slowly leaving behind the last rays of sunshine of Indian summer just to find ourselves in the middle of foggy October. There’s no…

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Jobbik: No Compromise with ‘Orbán Regime’

Conservative opposition Jobbik rejects all compromise with the “regime” of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and will continue its fight to overthrow it, party leader Tamás…

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Opposition Parties Call for Joining European Prosecutor’s Office at Budapest Demo

Opposition parties and civil groups staged a demonstration in Budapest’s Bem József Square on Tuesday calling for Hungary to join the European Public Prosecutor’s Office…

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October 23 – Hungary commemorates 1956 uprising – Photo gallery

Hungary’s national flag was hoisted in front of the Parliament building on Tuesday, in a state commemoration marking the 62nd anniversary of the anti-Soviet uprising…

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Orban: Europe is the home of nations

Europe’s greatness, strength and prestige are to be found in nation states that compete and at the same time cooperate with one another, Prime Minister…

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Why is there a hole in the centre of the Hungarian flag today? – photos, video

Have you ever asked yourself why there is a hole in the centre of the Hungarian flag on October 23rd? Now we give you the…

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Orbán: ‘Choose Independence Over Global Governing and Control’

Orbán: Hungarians don’t gamble with their country Hungarians are not the type to gamble, they do not gamble with their country, but if necessary they…

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Opposition: Fight for Independent, Democratic State Still Needed

Socialists, Párbeszéd place wreath at Imre Nagy statue to mark 1956 anniversary The opposition Socialist and Párbeszéd parties laid a wreath at the statue of…

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The Oreo-filled creation of a Hungarian ex-model is all the craze in California

Five years ago, Szandra visited her uncle and some of her relatives, who immigrated to the United States in the 60s. She enjoyed her stay…

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A mother from Makó has conquered the world’s 8th highest summit

Reaching the summit was successful, Éva Kerekes and Angelika Herczeg have conquered the world’s 8th highest peak – as stated in Délmagyar. In 2015, Éva…

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More visitors to Lake Balaton – New plans ahead

Next year’s developments would like to increase the number of visitors to Lake Balaton. For this approximately 370 billion Hungarian forints are available which equal…

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Péter Szijjártó: Govt appreciates Czech PM standing up for Hungary

Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Tuesday voiced the Hungarian government’s appreciation of Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis standing up for Hungary. In a statement, Szijjártó reacted to an…

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Torchlight march commemorating 1956 revolution held in Budapest

A torchlight march was held in Budapest on Monday to commemorate the Hungarian anti-Soviet revolution on October 23, 1956. The march started from the Budapest…

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Shocking news: the government makes medical care subject to payment

The government plans to levy the cost of medical treatment from those, whose social security is not paid – reports Népszava.  To this day, people…

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Hungary commemorates 1956 uprising, flag hoisted at Parliament

Hungary’s national flag was hoisted in front of the Parliament building on Tuesday, in a state commemoration marking the 62nd anniversary of the anti-Soviet uprising…

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The 8 strongest international reactions to the 1956 Hungarian Revolution

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 is an event of crucial importance for Hungarians, as, during its thirteen days, the nation united as one force against…

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Best of Budapest: 6 Statues Commemorating the 1956 Revolution

We have compiled a list of statues and monuments commemorating the heroes of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and freedom fight. On 23rd of October 1956,…

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Parliamentary Speaker: EP elections could launch new phase in life of EU

Next year’s European parliamentary elections could bring about the start of a new phase in the life of the European Union, Parliamentary Speaker László Kövér…

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Then And Now – Iconic Scenes Of The 1956 Revolution Revisited

On the 23rd of October in 1956, Hungarian students and young workers staged a peaceful demonstration in Budapest to protest against the ruthless Communist dictatorship…

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Programme guide for 23 October celebrations in Hungary

The 23rd of October is a national holiday in Hungary; when Hungarians commemorate the revolution of 1956. The revolution was a nationwide uprising against the government…

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Every inch a modern winery: Etyeki Kúria

According to Funzine, there’s a lovely village only 30 kilometres away from the capital city, where innovative winemaking is taken to a whole new level….

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Kover: EP elections could launch new phase in life of EU

Next year’s European parliamentary elections could bring about the start of a new phase in the life of the European Union, Parliamentary Speaker Laszlo Kover…

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Hungary a guest of honour at first Chinese International Import Expo

Hungary will be one of the 12 guests of honour at the first Chinese International Import Expo, held between November 5 and 10 in Shanghai….

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October 23 – Commemorations get under way in Budapest

Commemorations of Hungary’s 1956 anti-Soviet uprising got under way in Budapest on Monday, the eve of the national holiday. Addressing commemorators at the Budapest University…

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Wellspring of Wonders – The new, impressive image film of Hungary

The Hungarian Tourism Agency unveiled a new country logo and slogan – “Wellspring of Wonders” – for an international ad campaign at the 2018 Tourism…

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Best of Budapest – doughnut places to check out

Budapest, the beautiful Hungarian capital city, has a lot to offer. From beautiful buildings, fascinating exhibitions and amazing cultural programmes, all the way to relaxing…

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Hungary’s longest and most expensive bridge – Megyeri Bridge is 10 years old!

A spectacular bridge at the outskirts of Budapest is helping to put traffic into circulation over the river Danube. This is Hungary’s longest bridge with…

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Eternal Winter wins Prix Europa Best European TV Movie or Mini-Series of the Year

The movie, directed by Attila Szász based on Norbert Köbli’s script, commemorates those sent to Russian gulags – says Szeretlek Magyarország. Hungarian success at Prix…

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WOW! Two police officers saved the life of a drowning woman on their day-off! – photos

The officer saw a woman struggling in the water 3-4 metres away from the Pest bank of the Danube. He did not hesitate to jump…

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LMP Loses MEP as Meszerics Quits Party

Tamás Meszerics, MEP of opposition LMP, has decided to quit his party. LMP lawmaker Erzsébet Schmuck confirmed press reports on Sunday. Hungarian news portal Index…

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Common EU border control ‘unacceptable’, says Orbán cabinet

Government spokesman Zoltán Kovács has dismissed proposals to set up EU-level controls for the community’s external borders or introduce a European immigration agency and called…

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Demeter Elected as LMP Co-Leader

The congress of green opposition party LMP (Politics Can Be Different) elected Márta Demeter as the co-leader of the party in Budapest this past Saturday….

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Paks Plant 2nd Block Shut Down Due to Technical Problem

The Paks nuclear plant’s 2nd block was shut down on Sunday to fix a backup generator, the Atomic Energy Office (OAH) told on Sunday. According…

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Anti-Hungarian posters appear in Ukraine

Giant anti-Hungarian posters appeared in the area of several Transcarpathian settlements, reports Index. Among others, these white posters include pictures of László Brenzovics, president of…

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Interactive adventures at the mysterious György Ráth Villa

As Funzine reports, besides their permanent and temporary exhibitions, the recently renovated György Ráth Villa, which opened on 13 September, offers family-oriented events and some others…

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Expert: Weber has better chances

According to Hungarian political analyst Zoltan Kiszelly, it’s possible that Manfred Weber supported the Sargentini Report for tactical reasons, in order to increase his chances…

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Budapest Airport among exhibitors at one of the world’s largest cargo forums

“Connect differently!” – this is the motto of the joint cargo strategy with which Budapest, Düsseldorf and Hamburg Airport have been appearing jointly for more…

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Over 100 pornographic images were found, yet the perpetrator did not go to prison

One of the convicts has recorded pornographic materials of a juvenile and sent it to the other convict, who wanted to engage in a sexual…

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The police asks a passenger to leave as Wizz Air sells to many tickets for their flight to Barcelona

A passenger had to leave the Budapest to Barcelona flight of Wizz Air on Thursday, reports Azonnali, whose colleague boarded the same plane that night. The airline…

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Climate change in Hungary? Record low water levels hinder shipping on the Danube

Companies lose 500-1500 EUR per day because shipping cargo after sunset is forbidden on different parts of the Danube in Hungary. According to vg.hu, 2/3rd…

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Lego’s methodology is even used at the University of Nyíregyháza

Central Eastern Europe’s first Lego Education Innovation Studio has been opened at the University of Nyíregyháza. The new classroom and methodology centre focusing on the…

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Spacecraft developed with the help of Hungarians blasts off to its mission to Mercury

The mission blasted off on an Ariane 5 from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou at 03:45 CET 20th October. The 6.4 meters high and 4.1 ton…

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Demeter elected LMP co-leader

The congress of green opposition LMP elected Márta Demeter as the co-leader of the party in Budapest on Saturday. Demeter, who ran alone for the…

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Air quality deteriorates to unhealthy levels in several Hungarian cities

The air quality in the cities of Dunaújváros and Kecskemét and the town of Sajószentpéter has deteriorated to unhealthy levels, Hungary’s national environmental health institute…

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More than half of the teachers resigned because of the new headmaster

Even the porter quitted from the Weöres Sándor Elementary and Secondary School of Budapest, 9th district – reports 168 óra. Finding new teachers will be difficult because…

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Szijjarto: No agreement on quotas

“The issue of mandatory quotas has finally been removed from the agenda and everyone has understood that there will be no quotas,” Minister of Foreign…

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Tourist buses to be banned from one of the most beautiful places in Budapest

The aim of the investment is to free Gellért Hill from the emission of the intense bus transport – replied the Centre for Budapest Transport (BKK)…

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Hungarian baker makes the finest bread in Great Britain

István Nádházi’s (Moby) bakery won two categories at the World Bread Award. He graduated from a commercial high school in Hungary. After his mother got…

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How poor Hungarian people are

According to hvg.hu, Eurostat has revealed its statistics about poverty in the European Union’s countries. Almost a quarter (25.6%) of Hungarians are threatened by poverty…

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How did Budapest become the Capital of Dental Tourism?

Do you know someone who was in Budapest for dental care and returned to home proudly with a brand new smile? Every year thousands of dental…

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Dutch Film festival Go Short 2019 focuses on Hungarian film talent  

Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen has been the international stage for short film and young talent in the Netherlands for over ten…

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Hungarian President Áder held talks in Slovenia

Europe’s external borders must be protected while the internal borders should be kept open, President János Áder said in Ljubljana on Friday after talks with…

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Shocking gasworks poisoning in Budapest appears in the Danube

According to index.hu, the hiding canals of Óbuda Gasworks came into sight, due to the Danube’s low water levels. It is possible that several poisonous…

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Breathe A Breath Of Fresh Air Into Your Days

We Budapestians love this city for its endless offer of activities, events and parties to attend, but what do we do when we feel tired…

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ASEM summit in Brussels – Hungarian minister: Forging closer ties with Asia in Europe’s interest

Europe has a clear interest in forging closer ties with Asia in light of the unfolding global trade war, Hungary’s foreign minister said on the…

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ASEM summit in Brussels – Orbán: Hungary committed to building closer cooperation within ASEM

Hungary will maintain its commitment to building closer cooperation within the Asia-Europe Meeting, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told an ASEM summit in Brussels on Friday…

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Orban urges closer cooperation within ASEM

Hungary will maintain its commitment to building closer cooperation within the Asia-Europe Meeting, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told an ASEM summit in Brussels on Friday,…

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A Szófiai Magyar Intézet megnyitásának 70. évfordulója

A Szófiai Magyar Intézet, Bulgária egyik legidősebb intézete, 70 évvel ezelőtt, 1948-ban nyitotta meg kapuit. Az évfordulóra az intézet az elmúlt tíz év gazdag és…

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There will never be agreement on the adoption of mandatory resettlement quotas

“It is good news with relation to the admittance of refugees that the issue of mandatory quotas has finally been removed from the agenda and…

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Jobbik complains party suffering ‘biggest smear campaign of all time’

Jobbik is suffering “the biggest smear campaign of all time”, the conservative opposition party’s communications director said on Friday. Ádám Mirkoczki told a news conference…

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Hungarian govt prefers Kurz’s proposal

The migration proposal by European Union presidency-holder Austria is “more realistic” but is still far from “having an acceptable outline”, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said,…

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Budapest commercial property rents unchanged in H1

The typical rent for commercial properties in Budapest remained unchanged in most segments in the first half of 2018 from the second half of 2017,…

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Giant spiders on the front door in Hungary

Pictures of Russian spiders have been seen coming from several towns and villages. According to kisalfold.hu, Győr and its outskirts have also been affected. After Győr, Rábaköz was…

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Morgan Stanley warns Hungary inflation could be more than 4% in 2019

Financial analysts at London-based Morgan Stanley forecast inflation in Hungary to rise above 4% year-on-year for a short period next year due to high global…

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It in Europe’s interests to establish tighter relations with Asia

“It is in Europe’s definite interests to establish even tighter relations with Asia in view of the fact that a global trade and economic war…

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American Olympic silver medalist John-Henry Krueger now a Hungarian citizen!

John-Henry Krueger, Olympic silver medalist short track speed skater, was born in the US but is by now a Hungarian citizen – reports 24.hu. Krueger…

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Credit Suisse: For the first time in history, Romanians are wealthier than Hungarians – Survey

Romanians are now, for the first time in history, wealthier than any neighboring nations, including Hungarians, according to a fresh Credit Suisse report consulted by…

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Friends of Hungary Foundation’s Hungary at First ‘Site’ Conference: National Sovereignty is Key

Hungary is not inferior to any other country and wants to fight for its interests; the ruling parties will not change their politics, but do want…

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Szijjártó: Migrant Quota Issue Now Off the Agenda

Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Friday called it “good news” that the question of mandatory migrant quotas was now off the European Union’s agenda…

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The runner who had a heart attack at Budapest Marathon can leave hospital care

The 64-year-old man’s life was saved by three physicians who were taking part in the race as well – he can consider himself lucky. The…

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Where Are They Now: Inside the First Days of Hungary’s Homeless Ban

On Monday a law amendment prohibiting the use of public areas as living spaces came to pass. The original goal of the policymakers was to…

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Hungary FinMin submits 2019 tax package

The Finance Ministry on Friday submitted a tax bill to Parliament, with several new items added to the changes already known, such as a slight…

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Hungary thanks former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for release of UN documents on 1956

Katalin Bogyay, Hungary’s permanent representative to the United Nations, yesterday, hosted a banquet lunch in honour of former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in New…

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Govt to Double Social Benefits for Transcarpathia Hungarians

Hungary’s government will double the amount of social benefits it provides to western Ukraine’s Transcarpathia region next year to almost 3 billion forints (EUR 9.3m),…

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Jobbik Complains Suffering ‘Biggest Smear Campaign of All Time’

Jobbik is suffering “the biggest smear campaign of all time”, the conservative opposition party’s communications director said on Friday. Ádám Mirkóczki told a news conference…

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Hungary’s average net monthly wage was 663 euros in August

The average gross monthly wage in Hungary stood at 321,200 forints (EUR 998) in August, up 10.1 percent compared with the same month in the…

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Orbán Supports Weber After Everything

On the heels of Manfred Weber’s growing criticism and following “one night of deliberation,” Viktor Orbán has decided to support Weber as the lead candidate…

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Autumn in Budapest – Hungary in Pictures

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

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Hungary small cap signs global distributon deal with Asura

OTT-ONE, traded on the Budapest Stock Exchange, yesterday announced that it has signed an exclusive worldwide distribution deal with UK-based Asura Vision Ltd. for the…

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Orbán cabinet: Austria migration proposal ‘more realistic’

The migration proposal by European Union presidency-holder Austria is “more realistic” but is still far from “having an acceptable outline”, government spokesman Zoltán Kovács said,…

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Switzerland has also preserved the memory of the 1956 revolution

“The revolution and freedom fight of 1956 is a part of our history that has been living with us ever since: it is still present…

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Currency exchange – Hungarian Forint -19 October 2018

19 October 2018 Currency Currency name Unit Value in HUF CHF Swiss Franc 1 283.60 EUR Euro 1 323.51 USD US Dollar 1 282.52 Here…

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Socialists: EU Prosecutor’s Office Would Fight Orbán Regime’s Worst Excesses

If Hungary joined the European public prosecutor’s office, the worst excesses of the Orbán regime would be curbed, the opposition Socialists said on Friday. The…

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Hungary expresses its deepest sympathies to the families and relatives of the victims of the Kerch attack

Hungary expresses its deepest sympathies to the families and relatives of the 20 victims of the gun and bomb attacks at the Technical College in…

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An agreement must be reached with London on the conditions for Brexit

According to Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó, it is obvious that an agreement must be reached on the system of conditions for…

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The government’s homeless ban claims its first victim in Gödöllő

The man was “caught red-handed” by the police while sitting on a bench in Kossuth Lajos Street, reports 444. “He is well-known here, some locals…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Government Scraps Home Savings Subsidies Scheme

A left-wing columnist lambasts the government for phasing out home savings subsidies. A pro-government commentator welcomes the decision as, in his view, the programme has…

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Gross Wage Growth Over 10 pc in August

The average gross monthly wage in Hungary stood at 321,200 forints (EUR 998) in August, up 10.1 percent compared with the same month in the…

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1956: Hungary UN Envoy Thanks Ban Ki-moon for Release of UN Documents

Katalin Bogyay, Hungary’s permanent representative to the United Nations, on Thursday hosted a banquet lunch in honour of former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in…

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No-deal Brexit would hurt EU, says Hungarian foreign minister – BBC News

A no-deal Brexit would seriously hurt the European Union’s remaining member states given that the United Kingdom is the bloc’s second and the world’s fifth…

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Govt: Budget deficit on target despite EU Worries

There is no need for any additional measures to meet this year’s deficit target of 2.4 percent of GDP, the government said in a report…

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Govt: Lázár Floats Banning Post-2020 Generation from Smoking

A recent proposal floated by János Lázár, the prime minister’s commissioner for protecting non-smokers, to prohibit anyone born after January 1, 2020 from smoking, has…

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Govt Launching Series of Forums on Europe’s Future

The government is launching a series of forums to discuss the future of Europe with the participation of ministers and state secretaries, the Government Information…

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Human Resources Minister: ‘Health Care is Not a Business’

The human resources minister has rejected suggestions that the government is intent on privatising health care, saying “the government’s position is clear: health care is…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Ban on Living on the Streets Comes into Force

As the ban on habitual residence in public spaces comes into effect, left-wing and liberal commentators accuse the government of criminalizing homelessness. Pro-government pundits, on…

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Minister Gergely Gulyás in Berlin

The ideal of freedom that has guided the struggles of the Hungarian people for centuries must be enforced throughout the continent in order to protect…

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Hungarian government: Healthcare is not a business

The human resources minister has rejected suggestions that the government is intent on privatising health care, saying “the government’s position is clear: healthcare is not…

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The Austrian migration proposal is closer to reality

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács, the migration proposal put forward by Austria, the current President of the Council of the European Union, is closer…

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Empire breakup: states demanding independence – archive, October 1918

The aftermath of the first world war sees declarations of independence and the foundation of new states including Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Poland While an attempt…

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Hungary’s Geopilitical Situation and the Options in Foreign Policy

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan paid a visit to Budapest last week. On this occasion, the Hungarian Prime Minister repeated the same principle he has…

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Verhofstadt’s ‘vicious attack’ due to Hungary’s stance on migration, says ruling party Fidesz

Fidesz has accused Guy Verhofstadt, the group leader of the Liberals in the European Parliament, of mounting “a vicious attack on Hungary due to its…

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Inflation slows Hungary real wage growth in August

Although salaries in the private sector continue to grow dynamically in Hungary, the growth of real wages has slowed as inflation climbed to a 5.5-year…

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We have successfully defended Hungary’s right to border protection

At the European summit “we successfully defended” Hungary’s right to border protection. At the same time, the dispute remains, meaning that there are countries which…

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Great Hungarian results at the 2018 Youth Olympics – 12 gold, 7 silver and 5 bronze medals

The 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games were held in Buenos Aires, between 6 and 18 October – origo.hu reports. Although the event officially ended Thursday…

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Fidesz accuses Verhofstadt of vicious attack

Fidesz has accused Guy Verhofstadt, the group leader of the Liberals in the European Parliament, of mounting “a vicious attack on Hungary due to its…

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Orban: The debate continues

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, in a video posted on his Facebook page on Thursday, said Hungary had “successfully defended” its right to protect its borders…

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Orbán cabinet prohibits anyone born after January 1, 2020 from smoking?

A recent proposal floated by János Lázár, the prime minister’s commissioner for protecting non-smokers, to prohibit anyone born after January 1, 2020, from smoking, has…

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Orbán: ‘We successfully defended Hungary’s right to border protection’

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, in a video posted on his Facebook page on Thursday, said Hungary had “successfully defended” its right to protect its borders…

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Traditional Hungarian folk dance types – VIDEOS

Like many other nations, Hungarians have always been very proud of their traditional folk dance. Every year, there are folk dance festivals organised all over…

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Chuck Norris is coming to Hungary

According to Magyar Hang, the legendary American actor, screenwriter and martial artist is soon going to visit Hungary for the very first time.  78-year-old Chuck…

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OTP to buy Société Générale Srbija, newspaper reports

OTP Bank will buy the Serbian unit of Société Générale, Serbian daily Novosti reported on Thursday. The newspaper cited unofficial sources claiming that OTP, which…

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Feel good, do good

Under-privileged children will again benefit from this year’s Xpat Party for Charity at the Budapest Marriott Ballroom on October 27, with a target of topping…

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Fidesz: Verhofstadt’s ‘Vicious Attack’ Due to Hungary’s Stance on Migration

Fidesz has accused Guy Verhofstadt, the group leader of the Liberals in the European Parliament, of mounting “a vicious attack on Hungary due to its…

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LMP Responds After Demeter Comes Under Pressure to Quit

LMP has rebuffed a call on lawmaker Márta Demeter, who is running to co-lead the green opposition party, to resign after she claimed that Flóra…

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Danube Level at Record Low Again

The water level of the River Danube has continued to drop from a recent record low, dipping to 41 cm at Budapest, the water management…

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Hungarian Trade and Cultural Center fights climate change in Africa -3rd Sahara Scientists Summit

The third Sahara Scientists Summit took place on the 27th and the 28th of September in Dakhla, Morocco. The event was organised by the Agrarian…

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Wages were raised and taxes were cut significantly in 2017

Wages were raised and taxes were cut significantly in 2017; the pace of economic growth has accelerated and it is having an impact on families,…

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Vizi on Kossuth: Hungarian Reality and Success Stories Surprise Foreign Journalists

According to E. Sylvester Vizi, “Hungary has many friends around the world.” The Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Friends of Hungary Foundation…

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House of Terror Prison and Torture Cells Shock Foreign Journalists

This week, the Friends of Hungary Foundation, publisher of Hungary Today, hosted a three-day conference entitled “Hungary At First ‘Site’” for foreign journalists to get a…

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Danube level at another record low in Hungary

The water level of the River Danube has continued to drop from a recent record low, dipping to 41 cm at Budapest, the water management…

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