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Anti-govt protesters call for unity

Speakers at a Saturday demonstration held in Budapest against the labour code amendments emphasised the importance of unity and they also spoke up for the…

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Demonstration wave stirs up Hungary! Protesters call for unity – PHOTOS, VIDEO

Speakers at a Saturday demonstration held in Budapest against the labour code amendments emphasised the importance of unity and they also spoke up for the…

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Polish artist captures Hungary on beautiful paintings – PHOTOS

Art is diverse and comes in different forms. Art can be found in many places, even on websites designed for (mostly) free photo sharing. Polish…

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Budapest uncovered: Stunning mansions and villas

Mansions first appeared in Hungary during the second half of the 19th century, stemming from the upper-middle class’ recently popped up need of being close…

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Nobu – The tasty form of self-gifting in Budapest

By now, after a number of visits to Nobu (each one more enchanting than the last), we have learned that to set foot inside downtown…

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Hungarian wine bottles with stories to tell

Following a year long collaboration between Vida Winery and a Spanish designer the launching of new labels, new image and a revised portfolio heralds a…

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Government: Convicted Syrian man, Ahmed H to remain in detention for time being

Ahmed H, the Syrian migrant who spent 40 months in prison for inciting a riot in 2015 on the Hungary-Serbia border, will remain in detention…

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The Hungarian café where robots serve your drink

Enjoy Budapest Café is not your ordinary café in Budapest. You might think that you are in the film Back to the Future when you…

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Hungary braces for road blocks, strikes and even more protests

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“Syrian terrorist” Ahmed H. remains in custody

Ahmed H, the Syrian migrant who spent 40 months in prison for inciting a riot in 2015 on the Hungary-Serbia border, will remain in detention…

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Survey: Majority of Hungarians against strike, ‘opposition pushing own agenda’

The majority of Hungarians does not support a strike and the “opposition pushing their own agenda” in connection with recent labour code amendments, a recent…

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Velvet Caviar is revolutionizing the phone case market

Each year, billions of smartphones are sold around the world. The market is a competitive one, but the offerings from Samsung and Apple are undoubtedly…

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Opposition files complaint on death of patient in Honvéd Hospital

The Socialist Party on Friday said it has filed a complaint with the chief public prosecutor’s office in the case of a woman who died…

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CNN: iconic buildings in Budapest by the ‘Hungarian Gaudi’

The Hungarian capital has a lot to offer, including the marvellous views and the amazing architecture. There was one man who especially contributed a lot…

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Indian education programme captivates Hungarian children – Interview

Who would have thought that the abacus would make such a return! You know, the noisy object with the beads that you learned to calculate…

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We will stop Brussels from implementing the UN Migration Compact

“Brussels is doing everything possible to be one of the frontrunners in the implementation of the UN Global Compact for Migration, but we will prevent…

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Liberation of Budapest ghetto commemorated in Dohány utca synagogue

On Friday a commemoration was held in the Dohány utca synagogue on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the liberation of the Budapest ghetto….

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Wizz Air, Ryanair raise baggage fees on the low-low

Discount airlines Wizz Air and Ryanair have raised the fees on priority boarding and luggage. From now on demand will determine the price of baggage…

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Hungarian Post set to raise prices

The Hungarian Postal Services (Magyar Posta) is streamlining its letter portfolio and raising prices as of 1 February. The move will mainly affect business customers,…

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8 Hungarian rural sights on your bucket list

It is worth leaving Hungarian main roads and motorways and twist to the smaller towns and villages. Not only is it silent and peaceful, but…

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Socialists File Complaint on Death of Patient in Honvéd Hospital

The Socialist Party on Friday said it has filed a complaint with the chief public prosecutor’s office in the case of a woman who died…

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Párbeszéd MEP Launches Movement for Joint Opposition EP Election Campaign

Párbeszéd MEP Benedek Jávor has launched a movement to promote a broad and strong joint campaign by Hungary’s opposition parties for May’s European Parliamentary elections….

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Brussels must be prevented from implementing UN migration compact, says FM

Brussels is doing all it can to implement the United Nations Global Migration Compact, Péter Szijjártó, the foreign minister, told public television on Friday. “But…

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Hungarian Audi Workers Earn the Least in Region, Inciting Strike

Audi Hungaria Independent Trade Union (AHFSZ) announced a two-hour warning strike scheduled for Friday morning after unanimously rejecting Audi Hungaria’s latest wage offer. According to…

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Budapest Ghetto Liberation Anniversary Marked in Dohány Street Synagogue

A commemoration was held in Budapest’s Dohány Street Synagogue on Friday to mark the 74th anniversary of the liberation of the city’s ghetto. Addressing the…

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Survey: Opposition would not Benefit from Joint List

The opposition parties would lose a third of conservative Jobbik supporters and a fifth of leftist supporters if they were to run on a joint…

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Mol voted most transparent firm on Budapest Stock Exchange

Stepping forward two places oil company Mol has become the most transparent Hungarian company listed on the Budapest Stock Exchange (BSE), taking over OTP and…

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LMP Demands Immediate Pay Rise for Civil Servants, Law Enforcement

Opposition LMP has called for an immediate pay rise for civil servants, the police and military to avoid a “failure of state and municipal systems”,…

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Energy Office: Natural Gas Supplies Secured

Hungary had 2.7 billion cubic metres of natural gas held in domestic storage facilities as of Jan. 15 and natural gas supplies for the winter…

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Momentum: Suspension of Funding Politically Motivated

The Hungarian Audit Office (ÁSZ) has suspended state funding for the opposition Momentum Movement due to political pressure, a Momentum official said on Thursday. ÁSZ…

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Hungary’s Vulnerability to Cyber-Attacks Up

Hungary’s vulnerability to cyber-attacks increased in the fourth quarter of 2018 compared with the third quarter, according to a report by Moscow-based company Kaspersky Lab….

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Benefits of hiring naturalization attorney to complete naturalization application 

Naturalization is the procedure through which foreign-born individuals can acquire United States citizenship. Once a person is granted US citizenship, he gets the right to…

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Fidesz: ‘Opposition in Soros’ pocket’

Organisations around the world linked to billionaire George Soros “all operate according to the same standards of aggression, violent protests and destabilisation”, Fidesz party director…

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How to lessen aches and pains naturally and safely

If you’re experiencing severe body pain, the first thought that comes to your mind is to take a tablet and get instant relief. However, too…

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Jobbik Wants Banks to Pass on Tax Savings to Customers

Despite the government’s Jan. 1 abolishment of the duty on banking transactions below 20,000 forints (EUR 62.5), many banks have not reduced customer fees accordingly,…

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Shocking! Rate of illegal employment close to 14% in Hungary

Workplace inspections by labour authorities showed the rate of illegal employment reached 13.62 percent in January-September last year, a report by the finance ministry shows….

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Visiting Phuket, Thailand, with the Kids? Here are fun things you absolutely have to do

For your first international holiday with the kids, there are few destinations that are better than Phuket, Thailand. You’ll be pretty much guaranteed hot, sunny…

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Latin America’s sweetheart comes to Budapest!

Maluma, the Latin Grammy Award winner singer comes to Budapest this June to entertain his Hungarian fans with his F.A.M.E. Tour, which he kicked off…

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A year in the spotlight

The European Capital of Culture 2019 is up and running at Plovdiv in Bulgaria after a lavish January 12 opening ceremony featuring a specially designed…

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Court to Rule on Feb 1 on Lawsuit Against Govt Filed by Ahmed H.

A Budapest court will soon give its verdict on a civil lawsuit filed against the government by a Syrian migrant who spent 40 months in…

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Szijjártó : Brussels Must Be Prevented from Implementing Un Migration Compact

Brussels is doing all it can to implement the United Nations Global Migration Compact, Péter Szijjártó, the foreign minister, told public television on Friday. “But…

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Rate of Illegal Employment Close to 14 Pc, Inspections Reveal

Workplace inspections by labour authorities showed the rate of illegal employment reached 13.62 percent in January-September last year, a report by the finance ministry shows….

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Hungary is doing better, this is also reflected in performance of tourism

According to the latest data, expansion in Hungarian tourism is continuing, ever more foreign tourists are coming to Hungary, and Hungarians, too, are travelling more…

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Hungary is doing better also regarding pay rises

Hungary is doing better also as regards pay rises. This is supported by the fact that in the past two years average earnings have increased…

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Hungary’s vulnerability to cyber-attacks increases

Hungary’s vulnerability to cyber-attacks increased in the fourth quarter of 2018 compared with the third quarter, according to a report by Moscow-based company Kaspersky Lab….

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Controversial Residency Bonds Good Springboard for Chinese, Russians, Middle-Easterners

Economic investigative site G7 reported that 81% of those granted residency through the Hungarian government’s controversial residency bond scheme were Chinese, according to data requested from…

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International Investment Bank’s headquarters to move to Budapest this year

The Hungarian headquarters of the International Investment Bank will open in the second half of 2019, and according to plans the entire headquarters will move…

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Fidesz: ‘Soros organisations all operate along same standards’

Organisations around the world linked to billionaire George Soros “all operate according to the same standards of aggression, violent protests and destabilisation”, Fidesz party director…

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CCTV: Is It Big Brother or the Eye of Providence?

Last year, Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér presented a bill which would implement a centralized CCTV system with data stored in one location. Some experts,…

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Russian President Putin to come to Hungary again this year

Russian President Vladimir Putin is going to pay a visit to Hungary also in 2019, local newspaper Népszava has learned from various independent sources on…

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Hungary Mol raises price of diesel again

Hungarian oil and gas group Mol has raised the wholesale list price of diesel by HUF 3 per litre on Friday, while the price of…

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Audi workers hold two-hour warning strike in Hungary

The Audi Hungarian Independent Trade Union (AHFSZ) called a two-hour warning strike for Friday morning, after the strike committee unanimously rejected the wage increase offer…

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Worrying future – Hungary buried under plastic?

The European Union has set 2020 as the deadline for member states from when they have to recycle half of their total waste. A recent…

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Jewish federation: Halt search for Holocaust victims’ Danube remains

Mazsihisz, the federation of Jewish communities in Hungary, has asked the Hungarian and Israeli governments to drop joint efforts to recover the remains of victims…

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“EP vote on NGO funding to increase migration”

“The European Parliament’s fresh decision to increase funding for ‘Soros groups’ once again makes it clear that George Soros is practically dictating Brussels’ migration policy,” ruling…

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POLL: Ruling alliance maintains lead, opposition unchanged

Hungary’s ruling parties maintained their lead over the opposition parties, which saw their support remaining basically unchanged, according to a fresh poll released by the…

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Foreign minister urges continued pushback against migration pressure

Contrary to the claims of United Nations and European Union officials, migration pressure on Europe has increased in the recent period, and the continent must…

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The best Hungarian memes – Video

Memes have certainly become internet sensations in the past years. In general, they transmit culutral information in a witty way. They remind us that sometimes…

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The story of Hollywood’s most successful Hungarian photographer – Photo Gallery

The Golden Age of Hollywood started somewhere in the 1920s and lasted till the 1960s. In 40 years many iconic movies were made, and actors…

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74th anniversary of the liberation of Budapest ghetto remembered

Hungarians must not forget the dark sins of the past and future generations must be taught that mutual respect and understanding is vital to the…

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They want to put us to sleep, but extremely firm action continues to be required in future

“UN and EU officials are trying to put us to sleep, but migration pressure has not been reduced, and on the contrary, it has increased…

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Fidesz: EP Vote on NGO Funding Serves to Increase Immigration

The European Parliament’s fresh decision to increase funding for “Soros groups” once again makes it clear that “[US billionaire] George Soros is practically dictating Brussels’…

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Armed robbery and hostage-taking in Budapest

In January 2018, Gábor Sz. (51) has decided to rob a car dealer in order to be able to sustain himself. He took a revolver…

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Member states jeopardising the rule of law will risk losing EU funds

Governments interfering with courts or failing to tackle fraud and corruption will risk suspension of EU funds, according to a draft law endorsed by MEPs…

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EP Voted: Member States Jeopardizing the Rule of Law Risk Losing EU Funds

At this week’s plenary session in Strasbourg, the European Parliament endorsed a draft law on a new tool meant to protect the EU budget and…

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FAG launches EUR 78 mn bearing plant in Hungary

FAG, part of Germany’s Schaeffler Group, a global automotive and industrial supplier, has set up a 25 billion forint (EUR 77.78 mn) bearing plant in…

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MEPs back plans to freeze funds to 'corrupt' EU states

Battle over post-Brexit budget expected from countries accused of flouting rule of law The European parliament has backed plans to cut EU funds to member…

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Csaba Böjte Will Hold a Joint Ceremony with Pope Francis in Csíksomlyó

Pope Francis will travel to Csíksomlyó to hold an outdoor mass on Children’s Day. Csaba Böjte is particularly looking forward to this event as he…

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German automotive group to expand Hungarian plant

Germany’s Eissmann, a leading automotive interior solutions supplier, has announced on Thursday the upcoming development of its Hungarian site. In the framework of the EUR…

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Official: Wage increase shows improving economic performance

The 26 percent increase in average wages in the past two years has demonstrated Hungary’s improving economic performance, a finance ministry official said on Thursday….

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Public Services Workers’ Union Announces Strike

The union of public service workers (MKKSZ) will call a nationwide strike for March 14 unless it can reach a deal with the government on…

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Ruling alliance maintains lead, opposition unchanged – Századvég

Hungary’s ruling parties maintained their lead over the opposition parties, which saw their support remaining basically unchanged, according to a fresh poll released by the…

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Liberation of Budapest ghetto remembered

Hungarians must not forget the dark sins of the past and future generations must be taught that mutual respect and understanding is vital to the…

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Portuguese fugitive behind Football Leaks arrested in Budapest

A Portuguese fugitive wanted under a European arrest warrant has been arrested in Budapest, the police headquarters said on its website on Thursday. Citing Portuguese…

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Liberty Bridge Replica Built on New Chinese Tech Campus

Huawei, one of China’s largest technology giants, is building a new campus in Dongguan which will consist of 12 smaller ‘towns’ modeled after several European…

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Péter Szijjártó holds talks with Secretary General of the Turkic Council

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó received Secretary General of the Turkic Council Baghdad Amreyev in his office on Tuesday, the Ministry said…

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The European Parliament wants to make migration legal

“The European Parliament has to goals: to make migration legal, and to maintain continued pressure on those states that do not agree with this”, György…

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FAG investment in Debrecen creates five hundred new workplaces

“FAG’s new bearing plant, which was realised with an investment of 25 billion forints (EUR 77.5 million), has created 500 new workplaces in Debrecen; the…

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New Hungarian 3D Rubik’s cube presented in Las Vegas

Nokia introduced the digital Rubik’s cube to the great audience, at the CES exhibition in Las Vegas, the cube has one colour only, black or…

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Public sector workers prepare national strike

Trade unions organising the strike stated that the ‘slave law’ is unacceptable, the 400-hour cap on annual overtime work and the 36-month reference period seriously…

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Fag Inaugurates Bearings Factory in E Hungary

FAG Hungary, a unit of Germany’s Schaeffler group, has inaugurated a 25 billion forint (EUR 77bn) bearings factory in Debrecen, in eastern Hungary, creating 500…

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Survey: Most Hungarians against ‘massive, uncontrolled’ migration

Two-thirds of respondents in a recent poll see illegal migration to Hungary as a worrying issue, while some 40 percent said that the problem was…

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Opposition Parties Stage Anti-Govt Demo in C Hungary

Opposition parties staged a demonstration against the government’s policies in Székesfehérvár, in central Hungary, on Wednesday. Democratic Coalition (DK) board member Judit Földi Rácz told…

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Populist leaders face mounting resistance, say global rights experts

Opposition to authoritarian rule reflects increased concern of voters and institutions, Human Rights Watch claims From Europe to Yemen and Myanmar to the US, authoritarian…

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Opposition parties stage anti-government demonstration in Central Hungary

Opposition parties staged a demonstration against the government’s policies in Székesfehérvár, in central Hungary, on Wednesday. Democratic Coalition (DK) board member Judit Földi Rácz told…

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Unions, management seek bigger wage rises at state-owned companies

Unions and employers at Hungary’s state-owned postal, railway, bus and utilities companies are pressing for a wage rise of at least 10 percent this year,…

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State-owned company workers want bigger wage increase

Consultations started at public utility companies about wage convergence. Under a previously signed wage agreement, salaries would rise 5% at postal, railway, coach and water…

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Hungarian Stars on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

The Hollywood Walk of Fame is probably the world’s most famous sidewalk, comprised of more than 2600 stars embedded in the sidewalks along 15 blocks of Hollywood Boulevard. The stars are…

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On the up and up from Down Under

It shouldn’t take long before guests at Budapest’s Adina Apartment Hotel begin to notice that there is something distinctly Australian about the place. The two…

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Audi Hungaria union turn down extremely generous wage hike offer

The Hungarian arm of German carmaker Audi would raise wages across the board by 20% over the next two years, announced the communications department of…

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The county deputy renounced after a body was left in a car, but then was appointed chief of police

Colonel Barnabás Balogh was appointed as the new chief of police of the town of Kisvárda, located in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, although previously he has renounced…

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Poll: Most Hungarians against massive, uncontrolled migration

Two-thirds of respondents in a recent poll see illegal migration to Hungary as a worrying issue, while some 40 percent said that the problem was…

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Opposition to query state-owned firms on implementation of labour code amendment

Parliament’s opposition parties on Wednesday said they will ask state-owned companies whether they plan on implementing the labour code’s new rules on overtime. Ildikó Borbély…

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade condems in the strongest terms the Nairobi terrorist attack

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade condems in the strongest terms the Nairobi terrorist attack, took place on January 15th 2019 in which fourteen…

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Let’s make Budapest Europe’s best tourist destination of 2019!

The Hungarian capital city is competing for the title of European Best Destination 2019 with the best twenty nominated cities. This is the eleventh time…

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Daily Mail: Married Hungarian man jailed for twenty-two sex attacks in the UK

In the city of Derby in the United Kingdom, Hungarian cyclist Csaba Kiss committed twenty-two sex attacks against twenty-one lone women. He has been jailed…

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EU new passenger car registrations rise for 11th year in a row

Although the passenger car market of the European Union has been growing constantly for 11 years, the increase was hardly detectable in 2018. The positive…

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Wage Freeze in the Public Works Scheme Continues in 2019

It’s already well known that the government won’t be raising the salaries of public workers in 2019. The wages of those working under the public…

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Hungary urges Romania Hungarians to resubmit ethnic minority bill

Ethnic Hungarian organisations in Romania should jointly rework an ethnic minority bill that has been “stuck” in the Romanian parliament for over 10 years, Katalin…

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Operation to recover remains of Holocaust victims from the Danube started

An Israeli NGO set out to find the remains of Holocaust victims murdered on the bank of the Danube in Budapest at the end of…

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Secret Recording Found in a Cemetery Can Help Solve a 90s Murder

The police have discovered a high-quality tape featuring conversations between Tamás Portik, formerly a prominent figure in the Hungarian underworld but now in prison, and media…

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Austria re-opens four border crossings to Hungarian cars

Four border crossings have been re-opened between Austria and Hungary. Burgenland closed 35 out of its 60 border crossings to Hungary in October, 2018. Now,…

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LMP Demands Total Cost Figure for Paks Enlargement

The government should “come clean” and release the total cost of the Paks nuclear plant upgrade project, a board member of opposition LMP said on…

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Weber Would Restrict Hungary’s Access to EU Funds in Case of Deficiencies in the Rule of Law

Lead candidate (Spitzenkandidat) of the European People’s Party (EPP), Manfred Weber, thinks the European Union needs a tougher and more effective rule of law mechanism…

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Fidesz: ‘Soros’s people reveal themselves’ in EP

Billionaire George Soros’s “people have again revealed themselves” in the European parliament, ruling Fidesz group spokesman János Halász said on Wednesday. The commissioner for migration…

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DK Calls on Govt to Scrap Subsidies for Companies with Third Country Employees

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) is submitting a proposal to parliament on scrapping Hungarian and EU employment subsidies for companies with non-EU workers, the leftist…

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More and more people are choosing small taxpayers’ itemized tax

Over 315 thousand entrepreneurs have already chosen the small taxpayers’ itemized tax, the so-called KATA, which is now Hungary’s simplest and most popular form of…

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Hungary’s guest nights performing better in November than Austria and the Czech Republic

Guest nights in Hungary rose by 3.7 percent year on year to 1,983,000 in November, data released by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) on Wednesday…

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Budapest Dance Festival Hosts 9 Premieres for Grand Opening of New Home

The Budapest Dance Festival will feature nine premieres and altogether 24 shows between February 15 and March 2 at the new National Dance Theatre in…

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Hungary's OTP Banks mulls entering Slovenia – Csányi

OTP has acquired the Bulgarian interest of Societe Generale at 1.0-1.5x book value. Rationalisation (i.e. the closure of branches) is about to begin there, with…

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Szili Urges Romania Hungarians to Resubmit Ethnic Minority Bill

Ethnic Hungarian organisations in Romania should jointly rework an ethnic minority bill that has been “stuck” in the Romanian parliament for over 10 years, Katalin…

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Hungarian civil service workers to announce to go on major strike

The Union of Public Service Workers (MKKSZ) is planning to go on strike all over the country. According to their press release, approximately 200,000 workers…

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Currency exchnge – Hungarian Forint – 16 January 2019

16 January 2019 Currency Currency name Unit Value in HUF CHF Swiss Franc 1 286.90 EUR Euro 1 323.52 USD US Dollar 1 283.54 Here…

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Monetary tightening could be around the corner in Hungary – c.banker

If Hungary’s core inflation reaches or exceeds 3.0%, the National Bank of Hungary (MNB) will have enough proof that monetary tightening needs to be started,…

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Tax for small taxpayers is increasingly popular in Hungary – FinMin

The tax for small taxpayers (kata) is becoming increasingly popular in Hungary, the Finance Minister told a press conference on Wednesday. More than 315,000 businesses…

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Ceva-Phylaxia to build EUR 25.3m animal vaccine base in Hungary

French-owned veterinary company Ceva-Phylaxia Oltoanyagtermelo will spend 8.2 billion forints (EUR 25.3m) to build a vaccine plant and a research and development base in Monor,…

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The liberals will remain active during the campaign

The Government is expecting the activity of the liberal forces, which has manifested itself in street protests and media attacks, to continue in the upcoming…

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Winners of Species of 2019 Votes Announced

In recent years, it has become a tradition among Hungarian nature conservation organizations to allow voters to choose the animals and plants of the year….

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Budapest spas attracted 4.5 million visitors last year

Budapest spas attracted 4.5 million visitors in 2017, an increase of 7.3 percent year on year, the marketing director for spa operator Budapest Gyógyfürdői és…

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Hungary Loses the Least Amount of EU Funds to Offshore Countries

Opposed to what the critics might say, there are some international corruption statistics in which Hungary has the lowest levels. The Czech analysis company Datlab…

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