"#Budapest will do everything it can to support the refurbishment of #NotreDame to the best of its ability!"
#Bálna Budapest, a complex by the River Danube that resembles a #whale, was opened in 2013
"Our goal is to make #Budapest more liveable and ensure the transparency of public spending"
The municipal assembly of #Budapest passed the city's budget for 2019, details: #hungary #budapestcouncil #budget
"Noise from the #BudapestAirport is affecting smaller areas and fewer residents" #hungary #budapest #bud #liszt #airport
#Hungexpo would host two big international events in the near future
Votes can be submitted for the candidates at 33 locations throughout Budapest until noon on Sunday #mszp #párbeszéd
"#Budapest's 15,000 municipal employees won't be slaves"
The winners of a master plan design competition for the Budapest South Gate urban development project were announced on Wednesday. A joint application of Oslo-based international architect firm Snohetta’s Innsbruck office and Austria’s Verkehrsingenieure Besch und Partner won first place out of seventeen applications submitted. In addition to the top three winners, seven applications have been purchased. The government and Budapest invited plans for the comprehensive development of a 135-hectare area surrounded by the River Danube, Rákóczi Bridge, Könyves Kálmán Road, Soroksári Road and Weiss Manfred Road, deputy mayor Alexandra Szalay-Bobrovniczky said. The project will involve the construction of a ... Read more
A park named after 19th century Polish poet #Adam #Mickiewicz #hungary #poland #literature #budapest
The new body will be co-headed by PM #Orbán and Budapest Mayor #Tarlós
The ceremony marking #Budapest #Day
Tímea Szabó and Gergely Karácsony were both re-elected unchallenged for another 18 months as the liberal opposition Párbeszéd party’s co-leaders at a party meeting on Sunday. Party members also voted to appoint members of Párbeszed’s board. Besides Szabó and Karácsony, the other members are: Zsolt Szabó, András Béres, Beáta Hegyesi, Bence Tordai and Péter Mach. At a news conference, Karácsony said Párbeszéd will campaign together with the Socialist Party in next year’s European Parliament elections (read more HERE). In the meantime, Párbeszed will seek out other partners for a wide-ranging “European alliance”. He said that whereas several opposition parties were ... Read more
"Brussels (#EU) is "going full steam ahead" with its #migration schemes - PM #Orbán #hungary #hungarian
#Orbán requested Mayor of Budapest #Tarlós to run for office again in the next municipal elections
After ten years of planning, the e-ticket system should have been put in place in January this year, but... - #LMP #budapest #hungary #bkv #bkk
The historic Rác Baths reopens in 2019? #budapest #hungary #hungarian #turkish #baths
Budapest Mayor István Tarlós and Bethlehem Mayor Anton Salman signed a twin city agreement between their cities in Bethlehem on Monday. Budapest is twinned with numerous cities but many of these pacts are more protocol-based, Tarlós said after the signing ceremony on Bethlehem’s Manger Square. Others involve a more active relationship, however, and Budapest attaches special importance to its cooperation with Bethlehem, he added. Budapest hopes to focus its cooperation with Bethlehem on classical culture, youth affairs, sport and heritage protection, he said. Tarlós said Budapest’s goal with the agreement was not political, but rather to create the conditions for ... Read more
The price of 10-day motorway vignettes will rise to 3,500 forints from the current 2,975 forints! #hungary #hungarian #chainbridge #traffic #budapest #government
A park in #Budapest's south-western District 11 will be named after #Nelson #Mandela