Hungary and South Korea To Share Knowlodge -
Hungary TodayHungary and South Korea To Share KnowlodgeHungary TodayThe South-Korean-Hungarian Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP) is a great success, deputy state secretary for international economic relations Antal Nikoletti and KSP lead consultant Dae Won Su said at a press conference that followed a presentation of ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 4:35 am
Hungary's Fidesz: Cracks emerge in ruling
BBC NewsHungary's Fidesz: Cracks emerge in ruling partyBBC NewsEven though a majority of Hungarians oppose their policies - 2.8 million against to 2.3 million in favour in April - opposition parties are weak and divided, with the exception of the radical nationalist Jobbik movement, which has emerged as the main ...Hungary's Orban stonewalls US corruption allegationsEUobserver32000 Hungarians plan to take to the streets for 'internet tax' protestRegisterUS diplomat criticizes PM Orban's Russia policiesReutersTelecomTVall 12 news articles »
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:59 am
Hungary in Revolt, 1956: The First Rip in
Hungary TodayHungary in Revolt, 1956: The First Rip in the Iron CurtainHuffington PostIt lasted less than three weeks, from October 23 until November 10, but the Hungarian Revolution that convulsed Budapest and the rest of Hungary in late 1956 sent shock waves through eastern and central Europe that reverberated for decades. In the eyes ...Áder: 1956 Proves The Worth Of SacrificeHungary TodayHungarians commemorate anniversary of 1956 revolutionPolitics.hu1956 – from taboo to political issueBudapest Timesall 7 news articles »
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:55 am
Hungary to charge Norwegian NGO - The
The Local.noHungary to charge Norwegian NGOThe Local.noIn a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI, Budapest's government control office (KEHI) said a four-month-long probe ordered by Prime Minister Viktor Orban's right-wing government into Norway-funded NGOs had revealed "irregularities" in 61 of 63 ...Hungary to press charges against 'biased' foreign-backed NGOGlobalPostNorway minister to be invited for talks over grant scheme, says LázárPolitics.huall 4 news articles »
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:53 am
The curious case of voter turnout in Hungary
The Guardian (blog)The curious case of voter turnout in HungaryThe Guardian (blog)When it comes to European politics, Hungary is somewhat of an outlier. And, not just because it's set to impose the world's first internet tax (paywall). Earlier this month, Latvians headed to the polls. The election registered a turnout of 58.8% - the ...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:18 am
U.S. diplomat criticises PM Orban's
By Krizstina Than BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary should back European Union sanctions against Russia and not talk about granting autonomy for ethnic Hungarians living in Ukraine at this time of instability, an American diplomat said in Budapest on Friday. Chargé d'Affaires André Goodfriend criticised some of Prime Minister Viktor Orban's policies towards Russia such as support for the South Stream ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:13 am
U.S. diplomat criticizes PM Orban's
By Krizstina Than BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary should back European Union sanctions against Russia and not talk about granting autonomy for ethnic Hungarians living in Ukraine at this time of instability, an American diplomat said in Budapest on Friday. U.S. Chargé d'Affaires André Goodfriend criticized some of Prime Minister Viktor Orban's policies towards Russia such as support for the South ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:11 am
Cracks emerge in Hungary's ruling party
Divisions in Viktor Orban's ruling party in Hungary
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 8:28 am
Hungary creates world's first internet
Hungary prepares to impose world's first tax on web usage, the FT reports.
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:59 am
Hungary to Introduce World's First
Hungary has announced it will impose the world's first internet tax in 2015, charging equivalent to 39p for every gigabyte of internet data used.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 2:58 pm
U.S. diplomat criticises PM Orban's Russia
U.S. Chargé d'Affaires André Goodfriend criticised some of Prime Minister Viktor Orban's policies towards Russia such as support for the South Stream gas pipeline and granting Russia a contract to expand Hungary's Paks nuclear plant in a process that he ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 3:51 am
Hungary Ice Cream Market: New market data
The Future of the Ice Cream Market in Hungary to 2017: Market Size, Distribution and Brand Share, Key Events and Competitive Landscape is the result of extensive market and company research. This report presents detailed analysis on the Ice Cream ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 3:39 am
U.S. Worried by 'Negative Trends' in Hungary
The top U.S. diplomat in Hungary warned Friday "negative trends" have taken hold in the EU member, days after Washington issued entry bans on six government officials it suspects of corruption. "All the reports are showing negative trends, we want to stop ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:26 am
All Hungary’s Fidesz Has To Fear Is Itself
Now that Hungarian voters have been called to the polls for the third time this year (for parliamentary, European Parliament and municipality elections), Heti Válasz has asked two political scientists to evaluate the outcome of weekend's election and ...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 11:32 pm
Hungary's Fidesz: Cracks emerge in ruling
Hungarians are commemorating the anniversary of their 1956 revolution against Soviet rule but many senior figures in the ruling Fidesz party believe Prime Minister Viktor Orban is steering the country back to its authoritarian past. There are growing ...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 8:31 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