Hungarian government: Local councils prohibited from increasing taxes next year

The government has ordered local councils not to increase local and municipal taxes next year. Further,...

Opposition parties turn to EU: Orbán and his government are not synonymous with Hungary

Hungary's opposition parties on Wednesday sent a joint letter to the European leaders, criticising the...

Opposition parties vow to settle on joint PM candidate by Oct 2021

Hungary's opposition parties have promised to name a joint candidate for prime minister and joint...

Coronavirus in Hungary – Opposition calls for ban on public events

Opposition Párbeszéd on Monday called for a ban on all events held in public areas including private,...

Will basic income ever become a reality in Hungary?

Dialogue Hungary's recently published paper is a detailed scheme for providing a basic income for...

Hungarian party to start collecting signatures for universal basic income

The opposition Parbeszéd party launched a signature drive in Budapest on Friday, as part of a citizens'...

Hungarian rate-setters keep the base rate on hold

Hungarian rate-setters kept the base rate on hold at 0.60 percent at a regular meeting on...

Opposition slams government for lacklustre preparation for 2nd wave, economic crisis

Hungary's opposition parties have slammed the government for what they claim have been its lacklustre...

Citizens’ initiative for universal basic income to launch on Sept 25

A European citizens' initiative will be launched on Sept. 25, calling for the introduction of universal...

State Treasury: Budapest municipality owns EUR 377.2m in state bonds

The Budapest municipality owns 135 billion forints (EUR 377.2m) in bonds and more than 27 billion in...