Hungary planning 'massive' new border fence
The IndependentHungary planning 'massive' new border fence to keep out refugees as PM vows to 'hold them back by force'The IndependentHungary is planning a new and even “more massive” fence to prevent refugees from crossing its border on their way to western Europe. The Prime Minister, Viktor Orban, said the construction would stop any surge in asylum seekers if the EU-Turkey deal ...Hungary to build second border fence to stop refugeesAljazeera.comHungary Plans Second Fence to Stop MigrantsWall Street JournalHungary plans second border fence to stop migrantsRTE.ieThe Guardian -Washington Post -RTall 104 news articles »
Posted on 27 August 2016 | 2:34 am
Hungary spending millions on cycle routes -
Hungary spending millions on cycle routesITS InternationalHungary's Ministry of National Development is to spend (US$107 million (€95 million) to develop the country's cycling routes, including EuroVelo 6 Atlantic-Black Sea and the EuroVelo 11 East Europe Route which are some of the major long distance ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:18 pm
Czech Republic & Hungary push for joint
RTCzech Republic & Hungary push for joint European armyRTHungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who has championed the move to create a joint defense force on a number of occasions, says that a joint European army was needed to ensure security. "We should list the issue of security as a priority, and we ...Czechs and Hungarians call for EU army amid security worriesBBC NewsHungarian PM Orban calls for joint European armyReutersCzech Republic, Hungary push for joint European armyRadio Pakistan (press release)Hawaii News Nowall 156 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:49 am
EU Has No Brexit Strategy, Needs Time Before
EU Has No Brexit Strategy, Needs Time Before Talks, Hungary Says ...BloombergThe European Union needs to delay the start of formal Brexit talks until the leaders of the 27 remaining nations agree on a common strategy, Hungarian Foreign ...and more »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:53 am
'Blade Runner 2': Construction worker killed
The Independent'Blade Runner 2': Construction worker killed after set collapses in HungaryThe IndependentThe much anticipated reboot of Blade Runner has been struck by tragedy when a construction worker was killed while tearing down some of the film's sets in Hungary. The unnamed victim was killed at Budapest's Origo Studios as he dismantled a piece from ...Construction Worker Killed On 'Blade Runner' Set In HungaryDeadlineConstruction worker killed on set of 'Blade Runner' sequelNew York Daily NewsConstruction worker killed on set of 'Blade Runner' sequelMashableall 31 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:10 am
Three arrests in Hungary over dead migrants
VIENNA (Reuters) - Three people have been arrested in Hungary in relation to the more than 70 dead migrants found in an abandoned truck in Austria, Austrian newspaper Krone said on its website on Friday without citing sources. A spokesman for Austria's ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Hungary, Austria Universities To Launch
The University of Pécs (PTE) and Austria’s Danube Krems University have agreed to launch a joint master’s programme on migrant health services, the deans of the universities’ faculties of medicine said at the signing ceremony. István Szilárd, head ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:59 pm
Hungary May-July Jobless Rate Falls
Hungary's unemployment rate decreased in the three months ended July, figures from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed Friday. The unemployment rate fell to 6.8 percent in the May to July period from 6.9 percent in the April to June period.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:40 pm
Migrants defy Hungary's razor-tipped border
ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — Hungary deployed police reinforcements to rein in an unrelenting flow of migrants across its porous border Thursday, but refugee activists said the effort appeared futile in a nation whose migrant camps are overloaded and barely ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:17 am
Hungary border fence proving futile in
Reuters/Laszlo BaloghHungary has been reporting thousands of people breaking through the border with Serbia over the last few days – police say they detained 3,241 on Wednesday alone, according to The Associated Press. Serbia said around 10,000 migrants ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:01 am