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Paks Upgrade State Secretary Sacked

President János Áder has relieved Attila Aszódi, the state secretary for the upgrade of the Paks nuclear power plant, of his post, effective January 15,…

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Hungarian opposition complain over use of ‘Stop Soros’ campaign to influence election

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) will file a criminal complaint for alleged disturbance of the order of elections based on a recent press report which…

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Hungary OTP closes Bulgarian acquisiton

Hungary’s OTP Bank has announced on Wednesday that the financial closure of its Bulgarian acquisition has been completed. As a result of that, OTP acquired…

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Crazy numbers: IKEA reveals spending by Hungarians

The Hungarian subsidiary of Swedish furniture and home accessories company posted 75.5 billion net revenue in its financial year 2018, which marks a 23.3% year-on-year…

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Szijjártó Holds Talks with Turkic Council Head

Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Tuesday held talks with Baghdad Amreyev, Secretary General of the Turkic Council, the foreign ministry said. In its statement, the…

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German journalist allegedly firebombed Hungarian Centre in Ukraine

Last year, a Polish man was accused of being involved in the firebombing of a Hungarian Cultural Centre located in Western-Ukraine. He said that he…

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Hungarian foreign minister holds talks with Turkic Council head

Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Tuesday held talks with Baghdad Amreyev, Secretary General of the Turkic Council, the foreign ministry said. In its statement, the…

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Gal: Europe must protect its borders

The European Union “must protect its borders at sea and on land as expected by its voters,” Kinga Gal, MEP of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz, said…

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Hungary to help Israelis search Danube for Holocaust victims’ remains

Hungary will assist Israel in a search for the remains of Holocaust victims in the Danube river, the interior ministry said on Tuesday, responding to…

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Fasten your seatbelts! Extraordinary Ferrari coming to Budapest

Josh Cartu, born on 11th March 1979, is a Canadian businessman, millionaire and luxurious car collector, who lives in Hungary. He used to be a…

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The minds behind Fidesz’s hate campaign: how Soros became enemy No. 1

American political consultant George Birnhaum gave an extensive interview to a Swiss magazine about how he and Arthur Finkelstein created the perfect political propaganda, and…

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Europe ‘must protect borders’, says Fidesz MEP Kinga Gál

The European Union “must protect its borders at sea and on land as expected by its voters,” Kinga Gál, MEP of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz, said…

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DK to File Criminal Complaint over Use of ‘Stop Soros’ Campaign to Influence Election

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) will file a criminal complaint for alleged disturbance of the order of elections based on a recent press report which…

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Hungary's 'chips tax' expected to generate HUF 57 bn this year

Hungary’s public health product tax, dubbed chips tax, will bring the health care sector 57 billion forints this year, health care economist Tamás Joó told…

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Hungary’s NATO membership is an exceptional and unique issue

Minister of State Péter Sztáray from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade called Hungary’s membership of NATO an exceptional and unique issue at a…

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Tips to make a trip to Hungary by car

Hungary is an attractive destination among tourists for different reasons. Some visitors like it for Budapest’s beauty, some for the cheap and adventurous nightlife, maybe…

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The Fourth Nestlé Factory May Come to Hungary in 2019

Nestlé Romania has announced that the company will close down its factory in Temesvár (Timisoara) by May 2019. According to the Romanian press, Hungary might…

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Hungary CPI falls to 2.7 pc in Dec, under National Bank of Hungary mid-term target

Consumer prices in Hungary rose by 2.7 percent year-on-year in December, continuing to slow after an acceleration that lasted for much of the year. Headline…

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Obscenity in Politics Concerns Christian Intellectuals

The Board of the Federation of Christian Intellectuals released a statement on their webpage about their concerns regarding the Hungarian public discourse, which they say has…

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INSTANT VIEW – Hungary's inflation drops, but price pressure mounts

Hungary’s headline inflation decelerated to 2.7% in December 2018, in line with expectations, but core inflation picked up to 2.8% yr/yr from 2.6%. Here’s what…

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Veterinary medical investment costing some 10 billion forints to be launched in Monor

Ceva-Phylaxia Vaccine Production Cls. is constructing a new vaccine production plant and a research and development centre in the Pest County city of Monor with…

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Green cuisine, red tractor

Organic is in – and not only on the shelves of grocery markets. More and more guests are hop-ing that food from organic and sustainable…

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Five places where smooth temptation awaits

Christmastime is just over, and while different people prefer very different presents under the fes-tive tree, there is one that almost always finds its way…

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Budapest Airport is still the only carbon-neutral airport in the region

Budapest Airport has just received the official certificate attesting its carbon-neutrality, achieving this prestigious environmental accreditation for the second time after last year. Thus, in…

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New year, new local

The lads have bought a bar. A neighbourhood joint in District IX. I was surprised. They’ve put in their time as punters in hostelries around…

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The 'best Abba since Abba'

The Show: A Tribute to Abba has two elements to make it one of the leading copycats of the world-topping but long-gone pop group –…

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Currency exchange – Hungarian Forint – 15 January 2019

15 January 2019 Currency Currency name Unit Value in HUF CHF Swiss Franc 1 285.76 EUR Euro 1 321.80 USD US Dollar 1 281.47 Here…

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From luxury to decay – a landmark’s fall

Citizens stood to watch as the Corvin department store’s aluminium cover was removed at Blaha Lujza Square in mid-2018. The historical façade, which once housed…

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Ceva-Phylaxia to build HUF 10 bn animal vaccine base in Hungary

French-owned veterinary company Ceva-Phylaxia Oltóanyagtermelő will spend almost 10 billion forints (EUR 31.0m) to build a vaccine plant and a research and development base in…

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Audi workers may go on strike in days if no wage deal is reached

The Audi Hungarian Independent Trade Union (AHFSZ) turned down the company’s latest wage hike proposal in a unanimous vote on Monday and formed a strike…

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How Austria-Hungary contributed to the dream factory

“It’s not enough to be Hungarian, you need to be talented too.” This quote decorated the walls of one of the most famous Hollywood studios…

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Fidesz MEP: Europe ‘must Protect Borders’

The European Union “must protect its borders at sea and on land as expected by its voters,” Kinga Gál, MEP of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz, said…

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Eight flights from Budapest cancelled due to German strikes

Eight flights from Budapest’s Liszt Ferenc Airport to Germany have been canceled due to strikes at German airports, the airport’s communications director told MTI on…

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Golden jackals moving into western Europe

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Has price pressure really abated in Hungary?

Inflation in Hungary decelerated further in December 2018, at least according to the headline figure published by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) on Tuesday. Meanwhile,…

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New terminal among plans

Double-digit passenger traffic growth in 2018 saw some 14.9 million passengers at Budapest Airport, making it the fastest-growing airport in the Central Eastern European region….

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City 'destruction would end'

The opposition Socialists’ candidate for Budapest mayor Csaba Horváth has announced his programme, promising to address the city’s main problem which he defined as a…

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Orbán’s Role in the Illiberal Realm is Growing

Coming to power in 2010, Orbán introduced a new political culture to Hungary. After Fidesz won with a two-thirds majority for the second time in…

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Sargentini blasts Fidesz 'danger'

Dutch Green MEP Judith Sargentini, author of a report critical of the state of the rule of law in Hungary approved by the European Parliament…

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Baroque frescoes fell victim to the renovation in Orbán’s new office?

News portal index reported earlier in the day that rare late Baroque frescoes in the refectory of the one-time Carmelite monastery “fell victim” to the…

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Sberbank profit jumps in 2018

Sberbank, the largest bank of Russia, increased its after-tax profit by over 20% year on year in 2018. The bank reported on Tuesday that its…

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Kosovar Sentenced to Six Years for Drug Smuggling

The Szeged Appeals Court on Monday sentenced a Kosovan man to six years in prison and banned him from Hungary for five years for attempting…

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Demonstrators make demands

Opposition MPs attended a demonstration outside Parliament and the public media headquarters in Budapest in mid-December, calling for a “free and independent public media” as…

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Hungary Mol G-CEO exercises call option

József Molnár, Group CEO of Hungarian energy company Mol, has announced he has exercised a cash-settled call option related to Mol ordinary shares under the…

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Consumer Prices Rise by 2.7 pc in December

Consumer prices in Hungary rose by 2.7 percent year-on-year in December, continuing to slow after an acceleration that lasted for much of the year. Headline…

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End migration once and for all: PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has said Hungary’s goal is to have “anti-immigration forces” in the majority in every European Union institution. Hungary wants to see…

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Construction Sector Output Jumps 27.3 pc in November

The output of Hungary’s construction sector climbed an annual 27.3 percent in November, data released by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) on Tuesday show.  The…

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The brief history of the month (2018. January)

Presenting in one concise package the month’s most important and fascinating national stories, whether they be economic, political, cultural, sporting or among the hundreds of…

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Budapest Airport Gets ‘Carbon Neutral’ Certificate for Second Year

Budapest’s Ferenc Liszt international airport has received a “carbon neutrality” certificate for the second time after last year, Budapest Airport, its operator, said on Monday….

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Hungary beats Qatar to 32:26 in Handball WC 2019

In yesterday’s matches in Group D, Hungary first beat Qatar courtesy to a great performance of the entire team. Hungary – Qatar 32:26 (16:11) Before…

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Butter, Bread, Flour Are Less Expensive in the Uk and Austria Than in Hungary

Bread, butter and Nutella are cheaper in the United Kingdom than in Hungary. Austrians can also purchase flour at a lower price than Hungarians can….

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Hungary initiates infringement procedure against Austria over family benefits changes

Hungary’s government has turned to the European commissioner for employment and social affairs with a view to initiating an infringement procedure against Austria over the…

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It's amazing what Hungary's construction sector does

The volume of Hungary’s construction sector output grew by 4.4% month on month in November 2018, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) reported on Tuesday. The…

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Hungary's inflation decelerates in December

Consumer prices in Hungary rose by 2.7% year on year in December 2018, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) reported on Tuesday. This marks a 0.4…

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Hungary starts sabre-rattling as EU condemns new Austrian law

After the European Commission made it clear last week that Austria’s new rules on child allowance may be in infringement of European Union regulations, the…

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Great results! Hungary organ transplants up 10 pc in 2018

Hungarian hospitals performed 10 percent more organ transplants last year than in 2017, the state secretary for health said on Monday. Hospitals saw increases in…

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LMP submits request for data of public interest on alleged Paks cost increase

The green opposition LMP party is submitting a request for data of public interest in order to discuss at parliament alleged cost increases related to…

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Szijjarto urges cooperation with Belarus

Cooperation between East and West is in Hungary’s interest in terms of security as well as for political and economic reasons, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto…

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Hungary initiates infringement procedure against Austria

Hungary’s government has turned to the European commissioner for employment and social affairs with a view to initiating an infringement procedure against Austria over the…

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Opposition turns to top court over labour code amendment

The parliamentary opposition parties are turning to the Constitutional Court with a request for it to annul the recent amendments to the labour code. The…

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Hungarian Foreign Minister Szijjártó held talks in Belarus

Cooperation between East and West is in Hungary’s interest in terms of security as well as for political and economic reasons, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó…

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Pope Francis will visit Csíksomlyó in Szeklerland

The Vatican’s public relations office has confirmed that the Holy See will visit Romania between the 31st of May and 2nd of June. It is…

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Two Budapest downtown squares to get redesigned – VISUALS

Vörösmarty square (at the northern end of Váci street) and Podmaniczky square (near Arany János utca M3 metro station) located in downtown Budapest will be…

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Euro in Hungary, Paks II called off – Portfolio's list of black swans

Numerous economists have published their estimates and projections for 2019 at the end of 2018 and early this year, and some of the prognoses were…

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Jobbik calls on government not to ‘sacrifice’ workers on capital’s altar

The conservative opposition Jobbik party has called on the government not to sacrifice Hungarian workers on the altar of capitalist interests, deputy leader Balázs Ander…

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Hungary Organ Transplants up 10 pc in 2018

Hungarian hospitals performed 10 percent more organ transplants last year than in 2017, the state secretary for health said on Monday. Hospitals saw increases in…

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With Double the Average Salary, More than 200,000 Hungarians Are Living in Germany

According to statistics from the German Labor Office, the number of Hungarians living in Germany has increased by a little over threefold during the last…

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Team Hungary Tops Medal Table at Short Track Speed Skating EC

With four gold, four silver and two bronze medals under its belt, the Hungarian team, led by the unstoppable Liu brothers, dominated at the ISU European…

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Cooperation between East and West is in Hungary’s interests

“Cooperation between East and West is in Hungary’s political, economic, and primarily security interests”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared at a…

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The Vikings of the East: Hungarian invasions after the Hungarian Conquest

Hungarians were once one of the most feared people in Europe; their invasions were similar to that of the Vikings’, not only because they happened…

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“We brought back our father's ashes from Germany, we owe thousands of Euros, and it's not even sure it's our father”

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Hungary Mol to raise motor fuel prices considerably

Hungarian oil and gas group Mol is to raise the wholesale list price of 95-octane gasoline by HUF 4 litre and that of diesel by…

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What happened? Szombathely deputy mayor stripped of powers

Miklós Molnár, the deputy mayor of Szombathely, has been stripped of his powers, the communications chief of the municipal council told MTI on Monday. Molnár’s…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: The Chances of Broad Opposition Cooperation

Weeklies and the weekend editions of dailies try to asses the chances of a broad anti-government coalition emerging, and whether it might prove a challenge…

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State Secy Discusses Religious Ties in Jerusalem

Miklós Soltész, a state secretary for religious affairs of the Prime Minister’s Office, discussed strengthening religious ties between Hungary and Israel at talks with Israel’s…

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Jobbik Calls on Govt not to ‘Sacrifice’ Workers on Capital’s Altar

The right-wing opposition Jobbik party has called on the government not to sacrifice Hungarian workers on the altar of capitalist interests, deputy leader Balázs Ander…

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Hungarian farm gate prices up 4.4 pc, industrial output up 4.0 pc in November 2018

Farm gate prices in Hungary were up by an annual 4.4 percent in November 2018, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Monday. The price…

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Hungary is drowning in cash – Stock swells to over HUF 6 trillion

For the first time in the history of Hungary, the stock of currency in circulation exceeded 6 trillion forints, rising to HUF 6,117 billion by…

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Hungary is drowning in cash – Stock beefs up to over HUF 6 trillion

For the first time in the history of Hungary, the stock of currency in circulation exceeded 6 trillion forints, rising to HUF 6,117 billion by…

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Pope Francis to Hold Holy Mass in Csiksomlyó in 2019

According to Magyar Idők, Pope Francis has accepted the Romanian President’s invitation and is scheduled to visit the Romanian capital. Aside from events in Bucharest…

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Founder of Facebook Community Dies While Swimming in Frozen Lake

Tibor Szombathelyi, the founder of the ‘School of Life’ Facebook community, died while swimming in a frozen lake near Bárdudvarnok on Sunday according to a…

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Hungarian state secretary discusses religious ties in Jerusalem

Miklós Soltész, a state secretary for religious affairs of the Prime Minister’s Office, discussed strengthening religious ties between Hungary and Israel at talks with Israel’s…

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Szijjártó in Belarus: Pragmatic Cooperation Hungary’s Interest

Cooperation between East and West is in Hungary’s interest in terms of security as well as for political and economic reasons, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó…

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Szombathely Deputy Mayor Stripped of Powers

Miklós Molnár, the deputy mayor of Szombathely, has been stripped of his powers, the communications chief of the municipal council told MTI on Monday. Molnár’s…

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HungaryTrends – Business and finance news from the previous week

See below MTI’s main business and financial news from the previous week: BUDAPEST IS THE THIRD CITY IN THE WORLD WITH THE HIGHEST FLAT PRICE…

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Fidesz: Soros’ People ‘Pulling the Strings of EC Leaders’

Fidesz believes George Soros’s people “are pulling the strings of the European Commission’s leading politicians” and demands an explanation, Fidesz MEP Tamás Deutsch said at…

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Victory of forces opposing migration in May EP elections is in Europe’s best interest

In Budapest Minister of State Szabolcs Takács had talks with CDU politician Mark Speich, Secretary of State for Federal, European and International Affairs of North-Rhine…

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Currency exchange – Hungarian Forint – 14 January 2019

14 January 2019 Currency Currency name Unit Value in HUF CHF Swiss Franc 1 285.09 EUR Euro 1 321.17 USD US Dollar 1 280.16 Here…

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“Orbán is a Predictor”: Interview with April H. Foley, Former US Ambassador to Hungary

Earlier this month, Hungary Today had the opportunity to interview April H. Foley, the United States Ambassador to Hungary from 2006 to 2009. Prior to her service…

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So far 241,000 Women Avail of Early Retirement Scheme

Some 241,000 women have benefited from the government’s “Women 40” scheme allowing early retirement over the past eight years, the human resources ministry’s state secretary…

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Migration is a key issue in every European country

“Migration is a key issue in every European country; during the past three years it has become clear that political issues relating to migration permeate…

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Migrants are setting off for Europe from more and more countries

“Experience indicates that migrants are setting off towards Europe from more and more countries; most recently particularly from Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan”, György Bakondi said….

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Opposition: “Resist!”

Opposition parties that do and do not have seats in parliament protested against the government as well as amendments to the labour code in Békéscsaba,…

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Business Chamber, Unions See Double-Digit Wage Rise This Year

Private sector wages in Hungary could rise in the double-digits this year, well over the 8 percent increase in the minimum wage, the head of…

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While the Hungarian Elite Flourishes, the Middle Class Steadily Diminishes

The assets of Hungary’s 50,000 richest people have been growing at an annual rate of 12-15 percent. Meanwhile, Hungary’s income gap has also grown exponentially….

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Govt Launches Another State-Sponsored Driver Licencing Programme

The finance minister has announced the launch of another state-sponsored programme to licence drivers of commercial vehicles. The programme, the second such one the government…

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Handball WC 2019: Hungary got their first win against Angola

Angola’s goalkeeper Giovany Muachissengue got a great start with two big saves. Despite the good start in the Angolan goal, the team began rather messy…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: PM Orbán’s International Press Conference

A pro-government and a left-wing analyst offer diametrically opposed assessments of PM Orbán’s Thursday press conference. One criticises journalists for their hostile questions, while the…

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Legendary Hungarian company on the brink of collapse

Hungary’s Szarvas Iron and Metal Works Zrt., which produces coffee makers and lamps also for Ikea, is in deep trouble. The company has laid off…

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Employment rate among Hungarians with reduced work capacity reaches 40pc

The employment rate among Hungarians with reduced work capacity reached 40 percent at the end of last year, up from just 18 percent in 2011,…

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Brexit vote to steal the show this week

There are a few macroeconomic releases in the pipeline this week, but the United Kingdom will definitely steal the show. British MPs will have their…

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Great news! Hungarian startup might stop planes from delaying all the time

A Hungarian startup called AerinX can now help stop so many planes from being delayed. The company allows engineers responsible for plane check-ups to work…

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Budapest Shows Third Highest Property Price Growth in the World

Budapest shows the third highest 12-month residential property price growth in the world according to the ‘Global Residential Cities Index’ report by property services company…

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Hungary Rotary partners with regional peers

Hungarian, Romanian-Moldavian and Serbian-Montenegrin Rotary clubs signed an agreement on formulating and implementing joint humanitarian programmes in Szeged, in south-eastern Hungary, on Sunday. György Gondár,…

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Air pollution cause of premature mortality for thousands of Hungarians

Some 8,000-10,000 people die early in Hungary each year because of disease linked to air pollution, the National Public Health Centre (NNK) said on Sunday,…

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“Soros pulls the strings in Brussels”

Fidesz believes George Soros’s people “are pulling the strings of the European Commission’s leading politicians” and demands an explanation, Fidesz MEP Tamas Deutsch said at…

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Shane Tusup waging a cyber war against Katinka Hosszú?

Not long after three-times Olympic champion Katinka Hosszú’s online shop has been shut down by the operator, it seems that her official webpage is unavailable…

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These videos show you all the secrets of Budapest

Everybody knows the most famous tourist attractions of Budapest by heart. Those that are included in every single guidebook you can find: the Parliament, Buda…

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The Hungarian State Audit Office continues to financially undermine the Opposition?

Opposition party Jobbik is once again threatened by a hundred million forints fine by the State Audit Office, but they are not the only ones…

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Recipe of the week: punch cake

Hungarian gastronomy has a number of different types of desserts. They often have many layers filled with rich buttercreams while other times they seem like…

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The Mummies of the World exhibition in Budapest – It can only be visited until 20 January

The exhibition presents fascinating mummies and artifacts on loan from world museums, universities, scientific organizations and private collections from around the world. IN EUROPE FOR…

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It turned out: PM Orbán’s annual state of the nation address will be on February

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is expected to unveil further government measures supporting families at an annual state of the nation address on February 10, daily…

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Hungarian El Caminos, Pilgrim routes in Hungary

In the recent years religious tourism seems to be in fashion, because more than 300 million people visit important sanctuaries in the world. Pilgrimage is…

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Fidesz: Soros’s people ‘pulling the strings of EC leaders’

Fidesz believes George Soros’s people “are pulling the strings of the European Commission’s leading politicians” and demands an explanation, Fidesz MEP Tamás Deutsch said at…

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Opposition holds anti-government protest in Békéscsaba

Opposition parties that do and do not have seats in parliament protested against the government as well as amendments to the labour code in Békéscsaba,…

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The most horrid floods in Hungarian history

The Danube is the second biggest river in Europe, and the possibility of floods still poses a threat today.  In the 19th century, hundreds of…

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Angst, grief, pain: Europe in turmoil as extremists form new alliances | Simon Tisdall

A real menace looms as we fret about Brexit and Germany and France sign symbolic accords It could simply be a coincidence. Or perhaps the…

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Budapest is the third city in the world with the highest flat price growth

Knight Frank revealed its Global Residential Cities Index of 2018 to represent the price increase of flats and estates in major cities. The statistics revealed…

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Unexpected success! One of Slovakia’s top 10 restaurants is in Hungary

The Slovakian Trend magazine’s online issue recently collected the top ten restaurants in Slovakia. One fact about these restaurants is truly unexpected and a huge…

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Romanian minimum wage higher than Hungarian?

The Hungarian minimum wage has risen up to 149,000 Hungarian Forints gross (463 Euros)  – 99,085 HUF in net price (308 EUR). If we compare…

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