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European Union May Start Infringement Procedure over Hungary’s ‘Stop Soros’ Laws

The European Commission is likely to initiate an infringement procedure against Hungary on Thursday concerning its recently passed “Stop Soros” package of laws, MTI learnt…

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The collective rights of national minorities must be reinforced

Ministerial Commissioner Ferenc Kalmár from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade called for the reinforcement of the collective rights of national minorities in representation…

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EU to start infringement procedure over Hungary’s ‘Stop Soros’ laws

The European Commission is likely to initiate an infringement procedure against Hungary on Thursday concerning its recently passed “Stop Soros” package of laws, MTI learnt…

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Hungary forint camps south of 324 vs. euro, PLN hammered

The US dollar has firmed against the euro after the hearing of Fed Chair Jerome Powell by the Senate. In the meantime, the forint got…

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Hungarians doing wonders with only 1liter fuel

As we have written about this before, three student groups from Hungary were taking part in the Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2018 race, and we are…

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Unusually warm spring was merely a one-off for Hungary's PannErgy

Hungary’s geothermal energy company PannErgy has released its quarterly production report for the second quarter of 2018. As expected, production in Q2 fell short of…

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Németh: Băile Tușnad Summer University to Be Held ‘at Key Time’

This year’s Bálványos Summer University in Băile Tușnad (Tusnádfürdő) is being organised “at a key time of political stability” in Hungary following the spring general…

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Supreme Court head says establishment of new high court will not affect his position

In a wide-ranging interview with Magyar Idők, the head of Hungary’s Supreme Court, the Kúria, defended his record and responded to the question of how…

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Orbán Starts 2-Day Official Visit to Israel on Wednesday

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will leave for Israel on Wednesday afternoon and meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Reuven Rivlin, Israel’s President. Orbán will be…

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EU official: Cohesion funds for Hungary to be cut by 25 pc from 2021

The European Commission is planning to cut cohesion funding for Hungary by about one quarter, or 17.9 billion euros, from 2021 on, Marc Lemaitre, EC…

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Hungary Mol reduces fuel prices

Hungarian oil and gas group Mol has lowered the wholesale list price of 95-octane gasoline by HUF 2 per litre and the price of diesel…

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USD firms on Powell hearing, Hungary's forint eases some again

The US dollar has firmed against the euro after the hearing of Fed Chair Jerome Powell by the Senate. In the meantime, the forint got…

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Export decline due to lethal Hungarian frozen vegetable?

In the first days of July, thousands of kilos of Hungarian frozen vegetable containing the harmful Listeria monocytogenes bacteria has been withdrawn from consumption. Now,…

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Lawmakers approve legal provisions for 2019 budget

Parliament on Tuesday approved a package of laws which form the basis for next year’s budget. The package that amends 42 laws passed with 134…

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Slovakian ambassador criticises Orban

According to Slovakia’s outgoing ambassador, a Russian model is functioning in Hungary, Prime Minister Viktor Orban decides who can become an oligarch and who can’t….

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Opposition LMP blasts bill on highlighted Budapest developments

Green opposition LMP has slammed a recent government-initiated bill on highlighted developments in Budapest, saying that it would “completely destroy” local government autonomy. According to…

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Opposition Socialists: Electoral law amendment serves Fidesz interests

The amendment of the electoral law serves the interests of the ruling Fidesz-Christian Democrats rather than those of the country, the opposition Socialists said on…

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Hungarian energy drink conquering the world

According to last year’s survey, 59 percent of young adults ages 19 to 29 consume energy drinks, at least on occasion. This means that energy…

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Here is the new Rubik’s Cube that anyone can complete

The new version of the Rubik’s Cube is called GoCube, and it has sensors inside, tracking every move, as reported by hvg.hu. This way, the…

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American Stand-Up Comedian Anthony Jeselnik to Perform in Budapest

American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and producer, Anthony Jeselnik, will perform in Budapest on Tuesday 4th September 2018 at the Congress and World Trade Center….

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The Government’s number one goal continues to be to preserve the country’s security

“The Government’s number one goal continues to be to preserve the security of the Hungarian people”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared…

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Krones AG’s first European plant outside Germany will be built-in Debrecen

“The Hungarian Government is providing some 5.5 billion forints (EUR 264 million) in funding, some 37 percent of the 15 billion forints (EUR 720 million)…

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Bill Outlines Highlighted Budapest Developments

The government on Monday submitted a bill on highlighted developments in Budapest. The bill defines how the state will be involved in major developments in…

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115 thousand people partied “freely” at the 2018 EFOTT Festival – PHOTOS

The 43rd EFOTT Festival passed by actively, in an outstanding social spirit, with pleasant weather conditions and the strongest line-up so far. The one hundred…

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What lies ahead of Hungary's cenbank and the forint? – 10 key questions

It has occurred for the first time in many years that the market is testing the commitment of the National Bank of Hungary (NBH) to…

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Romanian Authorities Fight Kitschy Home Renovations

Erzsébetváros is not just a district in Budapest, but also a town in Romania. The settlement was known as Ebesfalva until 1733 but was renamed…

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Flower parade starting soon in Debrecen

The flower parade of Debrecen, full of exciting programs, is starting on the 14th of August. Several Hungarian and foreign performers are invited to make…

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to start two-day official visit to Israel

The Prime Minister’s press chief Bertalan Havasi has announced that on Wednesday afternoon Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will begin an official visit to Israel, where…

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Another German company to set up shop in Hungary

Krones AG, a Germany-based designer, developer and manufacturer of processing, packaging and bottling machines and systems, is to build its second European plant in Debrecen,…

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Germany Becomes the Most Popular Destination for Hungarians Working Abroad

While accurate Hungarian migration numbers are still hard to come by, every statistic shows Germany as the most popular destination for Hungarians wishing to work…

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to start two-day official visit to Israel on Wednesday

The Prime Minister’s press chief Bertalan Havasi has announced that on Wednesday afternoon Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will begin an official visit to Israel, where…

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Almost 85 pc of recent graduates find a job in Hungary

Fresh data from Eurostat show that 84.7 percent of recent graduates in Hungary were employed in 2017 compared with an EU average of 80.2 percent….

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Meeting with the Deputy Director of the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Deputy State Secretary Dr. Ernő Schaller-Baross welcomed the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Deputy Director for EU Exit Strategy Mr. Theo Rycroft for a working…

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Hungarian Airport closed temporarily due to Muslim man

A Muslim foreigner was taken into hospital due to his restless and disturbed behavior this morning at Budapest International Airport. The Airport has been temporarily…

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Construction Output Jumps 15.1% in May

Output of Hungary’s construction sector rose by an annual 15.1% in May, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said. Output of the building segment rose by…

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Hungary debt manager raises auction as demand for short bills soars

Hungary’s Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) allotted 60 billion forints worth of 3-month discount Treasury Bills at its weekly auction on Tuesday instead of the…

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Orban starts 2-day official visit to Israel tomorrow

Prime Minister Viktor Orban is travelling to Israel on Wednesday afternoon and will meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Reuven Rivlin, Israel’s President. Orban will…

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Szijjártó: Libya Still Key Issue

The key issue of how the EU can reduce migration pressure from Libya remains hanging, Hungary’s foreign minister said on the sidelines of a meeting…

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Academy of Sciences: Szeklers part of Hungarian nation

Szeklers are not an ethnic minority but an organic part of the Hungarian nation, a researcher of the Institute for Minority Studies in the Hungarian…

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Orthopedist Sentenced to Prison for Demanding ‘Tips’ from Patients

An orthopedist has been sentenced to two years in prison for making patients pay for otherwise free procedures in the national health system, Budapest’s chief…

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Debrecen Summer University: 183 students from 37 countries studying Hungarian

Debrecen Summer University opened for its 91st year on Monday, with 183 students from 37 countries attending with the purpose of studying Hungarian as a…

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Hungary forint pushed towards weakening again?

Hungary’s forint made a short visit to sub-322 levels versus the euro on Monday, and it started to weaken in the second half of the…

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Currency crises, capital flight, market panic – IMF warns of risks to global growth

Escalating trade tensions pose rising risks to the world economy and there is also a risk that investors underestimate the inflationary pressure building up in…

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Shocking report – the number of Hungarians is fast decreasing

Penzcentrum.hu reports about the latest data revealing that the number of Hungarians has decreased in 2017. While a decreasing population is not only true for…

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Hungarian innovation minister discusses digital challenges, artificial intelligence in Vienna

László Palkovics, the minister for innovation and technology, discussed digital challenges and artificial intelligence at an informal meeting of ministers in charge of competitiveness in…

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Five human rights we should enjoy – while we still can | Van Badham

In case warnings of impending fascism have merit, here’s a bucket list of rights to tick off Fascism is a political philosophy. It exalts the…

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Szijjarto: Ukraine breaches law on protecting minorities

Ukraine has gravely breached one of Europe’s most guarded values and laws when it comes to the protection of minorities, Peter Szijjarto, Hungary’s foreign minister,…

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Szijjarto criticises the migration compact

The UN global compact for migration is “an unbalanced and dangerous document” as it will galvanise migratory processes that already pose a threat to Europe,…

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Lawmakers raise 2019 budget revenue, expenditure targets

Parliament on Monday voted to raise the revenue and expenditure targets of the 2019 budget by 267.5 million forints (EUR 830,000). Lawmakers approved the amendments…

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Foreign minister: UN migration package ‘dangerous’

The UN global compact for migration is “an unbalanced and dangerous document” as it will galvanise migratory processes that already pose a threat to Europe,…

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The best beer in Hungary for only 65 euro cents

The National Food Chain Safety Office of Hungary organized the eighth Szupermenta test of this year, where the aim was to determine which is the…

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Recipe of the week: flódni

Flódni can be considered a staple dish when it comes to Jewish gastronomy. It is certainly the most well-known and loved in Hungary. Its preparation…

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The UN’s migration package is unbalanced and dangerous

“The UN’s migration package is an unbalanced and dangerous document because it further inspires the processes that have posed many dangers to Europe in recent…

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Opposition socialists call for ‘more balanced’ Hungarian foreign policy

Tibor Szanyi, deputy head of the Socialist Party, on Monday called on the Hungarian government to pursue a “more balanced” foreign policy. Szanyi slammed Prime…

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Turkish President Plans Visit to Budapest

It’s official: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will come to Budapest. The Turkish president is due to visit in the upcoming months and will inaugurate the renovated…

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LMP Calls on Govt to Stop Paks Upgrade, Invest in Green Energy

Green opposition LMP on Monday called on the government to immediately discontinue the upgrade of the Paks nuclear plant and to invest the related resources…

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Music festival, theatrical plays, civil organizations in one place? This is Hungarian Bánkitó Festival!

Where will we and our societies be in 10 years’ time? How can we take matters into our hands in forming our future to be…

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New record broken on Budapest property market

After a slight rise in the first quarter, the vacancy rate on Hungary’s industrial property market dropped again in the second quarter of 2018. Total…

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Hungary’s construction sector output growth jumps

Output of Hungary’s construction sector rose by an annual 15.1 percent in May, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Monday. Output of the building…

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The costs of holding a bank account to become more transparent

As of the middle of next year, banks are going to be obliged to draw up a list of fees for each type of retail…

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Hungary Mol to lower fuel prices

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

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Hungarian orthopedist sentenced to prison for demanding ‘tips’ from patients

An orthopedist has been sentenced to two years in prison for making patients pay for otherwise free procedures in the national health system, Budapest’s chief…

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Minister Varga met with Amazon and Boeing managers on the last leg of his US trip

Hungary is determined to maintain strong bilateral relations with the USA; last year, the volume of bilateral trade exceeded USD 5.4bn, Minister of Finance Mihály…

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Huge profits made by foreigners when buying flats in Budapest

The Hungarian currency, the forint, has been getting weaker and weaker since the end of May. Previously, 1 Euro was worth around 310 HUF, by…

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Hungary ties on third spot in EU suicide ranking

Out of the 5.2 million deaths reported in the European Union in 2015, 56,200 (1.1%) were due to intentional self-harm. Almost 8 in 10 suicides…

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Hungary's Orbán cost Erste a lot of money, CEO Treichl says

66 years old and at the helm of Vienna-based Erste Group for 21 years, Andreas Treichl says he would do a few things differently if…

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in talks with Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Bertalan Havasi, the Deputy State Secretary heading the Press Office of the Prime Minister, has told the government website kormany.hu that in the Kremlin on…

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Szijjártó: Hungary to Reject UN Migration Package

Hungary must withdraw from the process of adopting the United Nations’ global migration package as it would have a binding effect on member states, the…

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There is no choice but to leave UN pact

The Hungarian government takes the view that there is no choice but to leave the migration pact proposed by the UN, the Chief Security Advisor…

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Thousands Swim Across Lake Balaton

More than 7,300 people participated in this summer’s cross-Balaton swim, organised for the 36th time, on Saturday. The athletes traditionally start off Révfülöp, in the…

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The Government will continue to protect the security of the Hungarian people in future

“The Government will continue to protect the security of Hungary and the Hungarian people in future, and is giving the strongest possible indication of the…

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Viktor Orbán assures Italy’s new government of Hungary’s respect

“Viktor Orbán has assured the Italian Government, which is protecting Europe’s borders via its new migration policy, of Hungary’s respect”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and…

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Hungary construction sector output grows further

The volume of construction output in Hungary grew by 6.1% month on month in May 2018, i.e. the growth momentum remains. Over the last few…

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China kicks off GDP data releases, wages in focus in Hungary this week

This week amidst the silly season will be relatively eventless, or at least there will be only a few macroeconomic releases. Knowing Donald Trump, however,…

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Stronger when we are together: French diplomat

France’s Ambassador-designate to Hungary, Mrs Pascale Andréani, welcomed guests to her country’s National Day reception at the Residence in Buda on July 14. Mrs Andréani…

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Hungarians can look forward to 67 healthy years in life

According to new research, seems like Hungarians cannot look forward to enjoying their senior years. If we take a look at the number of healthy…

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Islamophobia ’not major issue in Hungary’

Turkey’s Ambassador to Hungary, Ahmet Akif Oktay, says he is not worried about any anti-Moslem sentiment in Hungary, and while Islamophobia is a problem in…

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Parliament to debate 2019 draft budget, bill on association, privacy

Parliament will vote on the 2019 draft budget, the bill on the protection of privacy and the bill on assembly next week, during a three-day…

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Hungarian foreign minister: Countries against UN migration pact to benefit

Countries rejecting the UN’s planned Global Compact for Migration could be “best off”, the Hungarian foreign minister told public Kossuth radio on Sunday. Péter Szijjártó…

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Orban welcomes Italy migration policy in letter to Conte

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban expressed “respect” to Italy’s new government, which “protects the EU’s borders with its new migration policy”, in a letter sent…

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Orban holds talks with Putin

Prime Minister Viktor Orban discussed the organisation of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, economic cooperation and international energy projects with Russian President Vladimir Putin at…

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Sensational: Hungarian Junior Handball Team triumphs at World Championship!

Following a season of continous winning and no defeat at the world championship, the Hungarian Junior handball team could finally put an end to what…

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Europe’s largest Persian rug was finished in Hungary

Blikk.hu reports about the Hungarian Parliament’s new rug, which was finished recently. It took two years of knotting and it embodies the craftiness and devotion…

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Newest addition of a spectacular luxury cruise on the Danube – tickets selling out fast!

Budapest is an ever-increasing favourite among tourists, a lot of whom arrive on the Danube. It is good news for them that now they can…

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Opposition LMP: Military, police should have more staff, offer higher wages

Increasing the personnel of Hungary’s military and law enforcement organisations and raising wages in the sector cannot be delayed, Márta Demeter, MP of the opposition…

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Thousands of people swim across Lake Balaton – PHOTOS

More than 7,300 people participated in this summer’s cross-Balaton swim, organised for the 36th time, on Saturday. The athletes traditionally start off Révfülöp, in the…

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Castle of Huszt – Castles of Subcarpathia – 4K VIDEO

The Castle of Huszt can be found in Subcarpathia (Ukraine), next to the city of Huszt. The former Hungarian castle lays on a 300-meter high…

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Ever-growing Hungarian real estate prices do not seem to decrease

Portfolio.hu examined whether real estate prices in Budapest can be subject to either positive or negative change in the near future. Here is what they…

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Few days left: Synchronised swimming – World Junior Championship at the Duna Aréna

According to nemzetisport.hu, Duna Aréna will be the host of the FINA World Synchronised Swimming Junior Championship in 2018, between July 18th and 22nd. Synchronised swimmers…

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Let’s start the big drinking water test in Hungary!

There would be no life on Earth without it. About 65% of our body is made up of this, and as we grow older, the…

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Fountain of Margaret Island now plays songs about Budapest

If you want to listen to these songs, visit the musical fountain in Margaret Island at 6 o’clock in the afternoon. You can hear songs…

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Will Smith danced illegally on the top of the Chain Bridge – VIDEO!

Will Smith celebrated his stay in Hungary by climbing up to the top of the Chain Bridge and filming a video. According to szeretlekmagyarorszag.hu, this happened…

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Wait, why is there a Columbo statue in Budapest?

The famous Columbo statue in Budapest causes a great deal of head-scratching to tourists, according to szeretlekmagyarorszag.hu. They cannot figure out the reason behind it…

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Ambassador: Israel is grateful to Hungary

Hungarian channel ATV made an interview with Israeli Ambassador Yossi Amrani before Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s visit to Israel. According to the ambassador, huge steps…

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Hungary finance minister has talks with Amazon, Tesla, Boeing leaders

During his current visit to the United States, Finance Minister Mihály Varga had talks with vice-presidents of online trading company Amazon, the finance ministry said…

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Socialists call on Hungarian government to sue drug firms for subsidies on recalled blood pressure drugs

The opposition Socialist Party has called on the government to sue drug companies for the subsidies allocated to blood pressure drugs that have recently been…

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Hungarian movie ’The Citizen’ discovered by leading American critics

A recent Hungarian movie has been discovered by prestigious American journals, says Index.hu. Roland Vranik’s ’The Citizen’, a compassionate film about immigration and refugees, appreciated…

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Deficit target for 2019 realistic – Hungarian central bank report

The government’s budget deficit target of 1.8 percent of GDP set out in the 2019 budget bill is realistic, Hungary’s central bank has said. Downside…

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Hungary must exit the adoption process of the Global Compact for Migration

“In view of the fact that the UN Compact for Migration will be mandatory for member states, Hungary must exit the adoption process and make…

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Talks on the United Nations’ global migration package – “Hungary’s security stays top priority”

Hungary and its citizens’ security continues to be the Hungarian government’s “number one priority”, Péter Szijjártó, the foreign minister, said in New York on Friday….

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The longest lunar eclipse of the century is fast approaching!

In the past few years, several spectacular eclipses could be witnessed from different parts of the world. Nevertheless, the next and possibly most marvellous lunar…

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Hungary must withdraw from approving UN migration package, says Hungarian FM in NY

Hungary must withdraw from the process of adopting the United Nations‘ global migration package as it would have a binding effect on member states, the…

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Jobbik to submit bill tightening National Office of the Judiciary head’s responsibilities

The opposition Jobbik party on Friday said it will submit an amendment proposal to parliament that would require the head of the National Office of…

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Szijjarto: Security is our nr1 priority

Hungary and its citizens’ security continues to be the Hungarian government’s “number one priority”, Peter Szijjarto, the foreign minister, said in New York on Friday….

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Kolozsvár – Hungary in Pictures

Did you know people share millions of photos with #Hungary and #Hungarian hashtags on Instagram? In our weekly Instagram compilation, we are now exploring a…

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Champagne and Sparkling Wine World Championships: Hungarians reach devastating results!

As Dívány.hu reports, Hungarian champagnes won over the Champagne and Sparkling Wine World Championships, with our wines enlisted at Muscats du Monde 2018, according to…

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Orban meets Putin on Sunday

Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to hold talks with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Moscow on Sunday, Kremlin foreign policy aide Yuri Ushakov told…

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Renovated Paris Court expected to reopen by the end of this year

The Hotel Budapest building in the Paris Court has been under construction for a while now, but recent news gives hope for reopening by the…

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'Hungary is the worst': Refugees become punching bag under PM Viktor Orban

A proposed law seeks to criminalise anyone who helps refugees, as atmosphere turns ‘toxic’ Powered by WPeMatico

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About 30,000 tonnes of frozen vegetables recalled in Hungary

Greenyard has recalled about 29,100 tonnes of frozen vegetables produced and sold in Hungary between August 2016 and June 2018, on suspicion that these were…

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Hungarian-Themed Restaurant ‘Smokebread’ Opens in San Francisco

A Hungarian-themed restaurant focusing on the Lángos-like ‘Smokebread‘ has opened in downtown San Francisco. The owners have long been influenced by the Central European cuisine. Nick…

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Developments with unfathomable consequences in the Romanian restitution process

Despite the numerous international commitments and the national legislation, as signalled several times by our organisation, Romania continues to be in debt regarding the restitution…

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Erdogan to visit Budapest

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits Budapest within a few months, returning Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s gesture, who attended his inauguration in Ankara this…

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Religious American University to Offer Degree Courses in Hungary

Indiana’s University of Notre Dame has signed a deal with Pazmany Peter Catholic University to launch degree courses in Hungary starting September 2019, Hungary’s foreign…

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Best of Budapest: 6 Places with Scenic Views in the Capital

Budapest is full of well-known and hidden places offering breathtaking views of the city. In the latest installment of our recurring Best of Budapest series,…

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The secret to Hungarian women’s strength

A survey assigned by Richter Gedeon Plc. reveals which factors influence the way women feel about themselves, their surroundings, their workplace and expectations and just…

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Beyond the 2 Percent Budget: Are There Other Ways to Measure NATO’s Defense Spending?

Stefan Kornelius, the international section head of Germany’s Süddeutsche Zeitung newspaper, analyzes the budget of the North Atlantic Alliance. Debating military expenses has become popular as…

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POLL – Ruling Fidesz rides high, opposition languishing

The Fidesz ruling alliance with the Christian Democrats continues to ride high in Századvég’s latest survey, while the opposition parties appear to be languishing. Fully…

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Hungary forint appreciates versus euro in the early afternoon

Hungary’s forint has hardly moved against the forint in the first half of the day, while it appreciated some in the early afternoon. HUF at…

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CEO sells stake in Hungary's MKB Bank

Ádám Balog, Chief Executive Officer of MKB Bank Zrt., has sold his stake in MKB Bank. The CEO told state newswire MTI on Friday that…

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