Tag: demonstration

Academics demonstrate for research freedom in Budapest

The #demonstration was held in support of academic freedom #Hungary #Budapest #MTA #science #academy

March 15 – Opposition parties hold joint demonstration

"Everyone who is a #patriot today must revolt against the #Fidesz #government" #Hungary #politics #opposition #demonstration

Thousands join public workers’ union strike in Hungary

"Unions and #workers in #Hungary have also had enough of always backing down" #stike #labourmarket

Two-hour warning strike held at Paks nuclear power plant

#MVM has called the demands of the #trade #unions excessive and unfair #Paks #strike

Chief prosecutor Polt rejects complaints by lawmakers

"Violence against an official person can only be committed if the person is acting lawfully"

Orbán cabinet plan to reorganise Academy of Sciences triggers opposition protest

"Fidesz's anti-knowledge, anti-intellectual policies have reached a new level" - #Opposition #Hungary #MTA

Hungarian Science Academy employees stage protest against reorganisation

Employees of the #Hungarian #Academy of #Sciences staged a demonstration to take a stand for the Academy's unity and #autonomy

Opposition parties criticise Orbán’s state-of-the-nation address – UPDATE

Opposition parties criticised PM Orbán's state-of-the-nation address and challenged him on the state of democracy #lmp #jobbik #momentum #mszp #dk #liberals

The Hungarian government to suppress the independence of the Academy of Sciences, says Academy Staff Forum

Hungarian Academy Staff Forum: The Hungarian government to suppress the independence of the Academy of Sciences (#MTA)

Freedom House: Hungary not ‘Free’ anymore

Hungary's democratic freedom has been constantly declining for the past 13 years #hungary #hungarian #viktororbán #democracy #freedom

Audi Hungaria strike enters second day; wage talks continue

The #union is demanding a #wage #increase of at least 18 percent #Hungary #Audi #labourmarket

Late-night demonstration held against chief prosecutor’s office in Budapest

"#Hungary could only turn back from this path if the #opposition parties, #trade #unions and #civil #groups show #solidarity towards each other and unite"

Cultural, academic unions stage demonstration in Budapest

"Researchers deserved a pay rise and better career prospects" #hungary #demonstration#culture #mta

Saturday’s demonstrations made great progress, opposition says

"#Demonstrations had taken place in cities which had not seen political action in the past 8-10 years" #Hungary #protest #labourcode #strike

Demonstration wave stirs up Hungary! Protesters call for unity – PHOTOS, VIDEO

People blowing #whistles and honking horns carried national and #EU #flags and a placard with the slogan "We are fed up". #Hungary #demonstration #protest #government DETAILS below:

Survey: Majority of Hungarians against strike, ‘opposition pushing own agenda’

The majority of Hungarians does not support a strike and the “opposition pushing their own agenda” in connection with recent labour code amendments, a recent survey by the Századvég Institute published on Friday showed. The survey prepared in the second week of January showed that 60 percent of Hungarians believe opposition parties and politicians were using the recent protests as an opportunity to push their own agenda. The majority reject a general strike in connection with the recent amendment of the labour code because it would hinder the operation and peace of the country disproportionately, Századvég said. Several demonstrations in ... Read more

Opposition parties stage anti-government demonstration in Central Hungary

The #demonstrators carried a banner that read "Resistance!" and chanted anti-government slogans #Hungary #protest #Orbán #labourcode

Opposition to query state-owned firms on implementation of labour code amendment

"The new rules were unpopular, a slew of multinational companies were also refusing to implement them."

Opposition holds anti-government protest in Békéscsaba

Opposition parties that do and do not have seats in parliament protested against the government as well as amendments to the labour code in Békéscsaba, in southeast Hungary, on Saturday evening. The crowd formed a procession, waving opposition party flags and banners on which “Resist!” was written. Chanting “We are not afraid!”, the protesters walked along the city’s main street to the city hall where they listened to opposition politicians who had arrived for the demonstration. Independent MP Ákos Hadházy said already 400,000 signatures had been collected supporting Hungary’s joining the European Public Prosecutor’s Office. Anett Bősz, the head of ... Read more

Orbán’s cabinet: Brussels demonstration work of ‘Soros network’

"The #new #rules make it possible for employees to voluntarily #work more #overtime hours" #Hungary #labourmarket #demonstration