Montreal Roma family facing deportation to
The McGill DailyMontreal Roma family facing deportation to HungaryThe McGill DailyAnasztazia Szilagyi, along with her husband Dezso Nemeth and children Mercedesz, 10, and Mark, 21, will be forced to return to Hungary after their application for permanent residence was rejected earlier this month. Szilagyi will be separated from her ...
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 3:05 am
Hungary's OTP Bank in talks to raise bid for
Hungary's OTP Bank in talks to raise bid for Nova KBM -sourceReutersBUDAPEST Jan 26 (Reuters) - Hungary's OTP Bank is in talks to raise its offer for state-owned Slovenian bank Nova KBM provided the government strip the lender of some underperforming assets, a source at OTP told Reuters. A spokesman for OTP declined ...Hungary OTP bank in talks to up bid for Slovenia's Nova KBM - sourceportfolio.huall 3 news articles »
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 2:03 am
Falcon Oil & Gas to pursue “all
Budapest Business JournalFalcon Oil & Gas to pursue “all options" in Hungaryportfolio.huFalcon Oil & Gas has told investors it will pursue "all options" to generate shareholder value from the company's interests in the Mako Trough licence in Hungary. The company's deadline for farm-in partner Naftna Industrija Srbije to complete a three ...Falcon Oil's Drilling Partner In Hungary Fails To Fulfil OblLondon South EastFalcon Oil & Gas Ltd.: NIS Drilling Programme- Expiry of ExtensionYahoo Finance UKFalcon 'Disappointed' with NIS over Mako Trough LicenseRigzone (registration)Budapest Business Journalall 11 news articles »
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 12:47 am
After Hungary's Swiss franc mortgage
After Hungary's Swiss franc mortgage manoeuvre, a nod to OrbanomicsReutersLONDON/BUDAPEST Jan 23 (Reuters) - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has long irritated European Union partners with economic policies that have burned foreign banks operating in Hungary. They may find his triumph in this month's Swiss franc ...Hungary, Factors to watch, Jan 26Daily Mailall 4 news articles »
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 10:02 pm
The Weekly Feed: Hungary for Comfort Edition
The Weekly Feed: Hungary for Comfort EditionDCist.comThis week, satisfy all your cravings with a steaming bowl of goulash, Central Europe's not-so-secret weapon to beat back the winter blues. The dish originated in Hungary, where herdsman (from whom the stew took its name) left cooked meat to dry in the ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 10:53 pm
Notts County unblocks Hungary on Facebook
Citizens of Hungary can breathe easy again, after League One football club Notts County lifted a Facebook ban that had blocked the entire European country. The online onslaught began after Hungarian playmaker Balint Bajner joined the outfit in League One from Ipswich Town in the current transfer window.
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 8:49 am
Hungary Holds Main Rate as ECB Shift Fails
Hungary’s central bank left its main interest rate at a record low for a sixth month as the European Central Bank’s decision to start quantitative easing failed to trigger a resumption of rate cuts.
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 5:22 am
Hungary eyes new gas route from Russia via
ANKARA - Hungary is ready to negotiate on delivering Russian natural gas through a new pipeline via Turkey after Russia cancelled the South Stream project, the Hungarian foreign minister said during his recent visit to Turkey.
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 4:50 am
Hungarians chose 'evil over good' in
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's prime minister says many Hungarians "chose evil over good, the shameful over the honorable" during the Holocaust.
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 9:41 am
Orban acknowledges some Hungarians
By Marton Dunai BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Prime Minister Viktor Orban overcame unease within his government to acknowledge Hungary's role in the Holocaust on Monday, saying many people in the central European country acted "shamefully" in World War Two. Speaking at a memorial for Jewish soldiers who died defending Hungary's borders during World War One, Orban said Hungary also owed respect to the ...
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 7:49 am
NHS hiring drive hurts Hungary but India can
“Every day, for six years, three doctors and two nurses have left Hungary,” János Bélteczki, head of the Hungarian Doctors’ Association, says of the uphill struggle all of the EU’s central and eastern European countries face in trying to keep ...
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 7:03 pm
Hungary Q4 Jobless Rate Falls Unexpectedly
The unemployment rate in Hungary fell unexpectedly in the three month period to December, figures from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed Wednesday. The jobless rate fell slightly to 7.1 percent in the three months ended in December from 7.2 ...
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 5:44 pm
Hungary, Factors to watch, Jan 28
BUDAPEST, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Following is a list of events in Hungary and the region, as well as news stories and press reports which may influence financial markets. Hungarian drugmaker Richter agreed a licence and distribution deal with Bayer HealthCare ...
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 2:42 pm
UPDATE 1-Hungary leaves interest rates on
* Key rate stays at 2.1 pct, in line with expectations BUDAPEST, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Hungary's central bank left its base rate on hold at a record low 2.1 percent on Tuesday, but some analysts said they expected further monetary easing ahead after the ...
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 10:34 pm
Scientific American and fansubbers help
Dean from Amara writes, "Editors at Scientific American noticed they were getting a TON of hits on the video What Happens to Your Body after You Die? To their surprise, the majority of the views were originating in Hungary." Most Hungarians don’t speak ...
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 1:00 pm
Hungarian central bank moves to boost
In an effort to turn around its shrinking economy, Hungary's central bank said Thursday it would introduce measures to increase lending to businesses and reduce companies' exposure to loans in foreign currencies.
Posted on 4 April 2013 | 6:37 am
Hungary cuts key interest rate to 5 percent
Hungary's central bank on Tuesday cut its key interest rate to an all-time low of 5 percent, the first reduction since a new president took the helm.
Posted on 26 March 2013 | 8:32 am
Hungarian journalist asked to return state
Hungary's Minister of Human Resources has asked a journalist to return a state award he received Friday after Israel and the United States complained about disparaging remarks he had made earlier about Gypsies and Jews.
Posted on 19 March 2013 | 2:59 pm
Israel asks Hungary to withdraw journalism
Hungary should withdraw a state journalism award given to a TV presenter whose station was fined in 2011 for making derogatory remarks about Gypsies and Jews, Israel's ambassador said Monday.
Posted on 18 March 2013 | 12:53 pm
Hungary rejects criticism of constitution
Rejecting criticism from the EU, the U.S. and human rights groups, Hungary's prime minister insisted Thursday that recent constitutional changes aren't threatening democracy and the rule of law in the Eastern European nation.
Posted on 14 March 2013 | 10:49 am