President of National Bank of Hungary
President of National Bank of Hungary dismisses anti-corruption inquiries as ...Politics.huFollowing an inquiry made by Transparency International Hungary about whatever feasibility studies that had been done before the bank established several outside foundations which were awarded some HUF 170 billion of taxpayer money, the famously ...Hungary Bans Most Stores From Opening on SundaysABC Newsall 67 news articles »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 2:24 pm
Tourism Agency Organises 'Pantry Shelf'
Hungary TodayTourism Agency Organises 'Pantry Shelf' Scheme To Popularise Fine Hungarian ...Hungary TodayProducers of Hungarian craft-foods, that is, traditionally-made food, drink and cooking ingredients are being invited by the Hungarian Tourist Office to join the PANTRY SHELF (Kamrapolc) project, with the aim of popularising Hungarian food by making ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 7:59 am
Hungarian border last hurdle on a long
The Local AustriaHungarian border last hurdle on a long journey from war zonesUNHCR (press release)Asadullah, a 23-year-old Afghan man waiting to be smuggled into Hungary, presides over a cell-phone charging station in a disused brick factory at Subotica, Serbia. He says the smugglers told him and his compatriots to keep their phones charged so they ...Waiting to be smuggled into AustriaThe Local Austriaall 1 news articles »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 7:58 am
Reuters: Retailer Spar cuts back hard on
Reuters: Retailer Spar cuts back hard on Hungary investmentsPolitics.huAustrian retailer Spar will scrap over half of a planned 59 million euro ($75 million) investment programe in Hungary next year, it said on Wednesday, blaming recent tax changes targeting major players in the sector. Prime Minister Viktor Orban's ...UPDATE 1-Retailer Spar cuts back hard on Hungary investmentsReutersall 5 news articles »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 7:01 am
Foodpanda Bulks Up In Europe, Buys Food
TechCrunchFoodpanda Bulks Up In Europe, Buys Food Delivery Outfits in Hungary And The ...TechCrunchOn the heels of Amazon becoming the latest e-commerce company to move into the takeaway and restaurant delivery business, some more consolidation for one of the bigger competitors out of Europe. Foodpanda, the delivery startup from the Samwer ...Rocket Internet's online food delivery service expands in southeast EuropeEconomic Timesall 17 news articles »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 6:39 am
Hungary official says disputed Internet tax
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A Hungarian official says a plan to tax Internet use, which provoked huge protests, "is dead and will never come back to life."
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:12 am
Hungary is new hot spot on migrant route
ASOTTHALOM, Hungary (AP) — With the Mediterranean Sea becoming too treacherous and other routes blocked by barbed-wire fences, would-be migrants are taking a new route into the Europe Union: through Hungary.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:05 am
Hungary becomes new hot spot into Western
With the Mediterranean Sea becoming too treacherous and other routes blocked by barbed-wire fences, would-be migrants are taking a new route into the Europe Union: through Hungary.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:24 am
Research and Markets: Plant Oil Market in
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Plant Oil Market in Hungary: Business Report 2014" repo
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 3:54 am
Hungary's priority is alliance with
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's most important goal in foreign policy next year is to strengthen its alliance with Germany, a minister told the weekly Figyelo on Thursday ahead of an expected visit by Chancellor Angela Merkel. Janos Lazar, the minister in charge of Prime Minister Viktor Orban's office, said the conflict between Ukraine and Russia could easily escalate further into a war which ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 9:14 pm
Ukraine, Hungary to open another border
Ukraine and Hungary will implement joint control at border checkpoints and open one additional border checkpoint, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin has said. Announcement To Readers Since 1995, the Kyiv Post has been the world's window on Ukraine.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 8:46 pm
Telenor Hungary holds 20th anniversary show
Telenor Hungary decided to celebrate its 20th anniversary with a spectacular symphonic show by modern classical composer and pianist Balazs Havasi. The mobile operator invited 12,000 guests to the event at Papp Laszlo Budapest Sports Arena. Nearly 100 ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 8:27 pm
Hungary’s Education ‘Reforms’
Last month Hungary’s teachers were out on the streets of Budapest. Thousands marched, demanding the government reduce child poverty and increase their wages: they earn 53 per cent of the average pay for university educated workers, the second lowest ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 4:40 am
Hungary's MKB Bank is not insolvent -cbanker
Balog told a news conference that the central bank had informed the European Central Bank about Thursday's takeover of control at loss-making lender MKB in the "appropriate time," but declined to give further detail. (Reporting by Gergely Szakacs and ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 4:20 am
Hungary’s Gucci-toting political svengali
The growing popular discontent in Hungary with what is seen by many as mounting evidence of official sleaze and thuggishness focused this week on Árpád Habony, a political advisor to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán. Habony is known as Orbán’s top ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 1:01 am
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