The New Danube Bridge is unveiled – Bridge to nowhere?

The Galvan Bridge, which will be constructed in 10 years at the earliest, will serve primarily the demands of the Olympics, not the real needs...

Hungarian Olympic Committee chief disappointed over deal on 2024, 2028

Krisztián Kulcsár, head of the Hungarian Olympic Committee, has expressed disappointment over the agreement the International Olympic...

Hungarian government: Budapest will still bid to host Olympics in future

Budapest, April 8 (MTI) - All sports investment projects originally planned for the 2024 Olympics will be completed and Budapest will again...

Jobbik, LMP, Socialist lawmakers initiate parliament probe into 2024 Olympic bid

  Budapest (MTI) - Lawmakers of the opposition Jobbik, LMP and Socialists parties submitted a motion to parliament on setting up a...

It’s over – Budapest withdraws Olympic bid

Budapest, March 1 (MTI) - The Budapest Assembly voted on Wednesday in favour of a motion to withdraw the city's bid to host the 2024 Olympic...

Jobbik protests Lázár’s ‘threatening’ Budapest

Budapest (MTI) - The opposition Jobbik party has voiced protest over remarks by government office chief János Lázár, which they interpreted...

Government yet to decide how to use funds originally aimed at financing Olympic plans

Budapest (MTI) - The government has not yet decided how to use the funds that had been allocated to finance Budapest's bid to host the 2024...

What the international press writes about Budapest’s withdrawal from the Olympic bid

It’s only been a few days since the announcement of Budapest’s withdrawal from the 2024 Olympic bid, but the news quickly flooded the...

No to Budapest2024 – Yes to the investments?

It is official now that Budapest is out of the competition for becoming the hosting city of the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, thus

Radio interview with prime minister Orbán – UPDATE

Budapest, February 24 (MTI) - International organisations "posing as civil groups" in Hungary need to be made accountable, the prime minister...