Tag: EU funding

Visegrad Group prime ministers and German Chancellor Merkel held meeting in Slovakia

Meeting of #V4 prime ministers and German Chancellor Angela #Merkel #visegradgroup #hungary #slovakia #poland #theczechrepublic #germany

The European Commission raises Hungary GDP growth forecast

The #European #Commission raised its projection for #Hungary's #GDP growth this year to 3.4 percent #hungary #economy #eu #ec #europeanunion #eufunds

Share of single-bid Hungarian public procurement tenders falls

Only 3.8 percent of the 5,411 tenders called for Hungarian construction investments #hungary #economy #eufunds #eutenders

Orbán cabinet: Hungary attacked for immigration policy in EU

#Article7 had been launched against #Hungary by #pro-#migration forces in #European #Parliament

Hungary, Slovenia make joint bid for EU funding to link gas networks

The diversification of #gas supplies is a key issue for #Hungary #energy #Slovenia #EU

These are the most corrupt countries in the World, Hungary got terrible place in the ranking – TI

The 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released today by Transparency International reveals that the continued failure of most countries to significantly control corruption is contributing to a crisis of democracy around the world. “With many democratic institutions under threat across the globe – often by leaders with authoritarian or populist tendencies – we need to do more to strengthen checks and balances and protect citizens’ rights,” said Patricia Moreira, Managing Director of Transparency International. “Corruption chips away at democracy to produce a vicious cycle, where corruption undermines democratic institutions and, in turn, weak institutions are less able to control corruption.” ... Read more

HungaryTrends – Business and finance news from the previous week

See below MTI’s main business and financial news from the previous week: BUDAPEST IS THE THIRD CITY IN THE WORLD WITH THE HIGHEST FLAT PRICE GROWTH Knight Frank revealed its Global Residential Cities Index of 2018 to represent the price increase of flats and estates in major cities. The statistics revealed that the Hungarian capital has the highest rate of annual growth, read more HERE. ROMANIAN MINIMUM WAGE HIGHER THAN HUNGARIAN? The Hungarian minimum wage has risen up to 149,000 Hungarian Forints gross (463 Euros)  – 99,085 HUF in net price (308 EUR). If we compare it with the regional ... Read more

Hungary benefits from EUR 4.4 bn EU funding in 2018

The grand total puts #Hungary ahead of all #countries in the #central #European #region #EUfunds

Modern Cities scheme doles out EUR 465 m in 2018

The #programme is scheduled to be completed in #2025 #Hungary #development #ModernCities

HungaroControl wins EU funding for modernising air control

#Hungary's air control service has won a total of EUR 10.9m EU support #eufunding #hungarocontrol

Pre-financing for EU-funded project lifts Hungarian government deficit to 135 pc of full-year target

#Hungary's cash flow-based budget, excluding local councils, ran a EUR 5.7m deficit at the end of November

Jobbik, LMP back ‘Stop fraud and abuse of EU funds’ citizens’ initiative

The EC registered the "Stop fraud and abuse of EU funds" #eu #lmp #jobbik #hungary #europeanunion #eufunds

Opposition Socialists and Párbeszéd to prepare jointly for EP election

"#EU #resources in many cases fail to take #Hungary closer to #Europe"

Jobbik calls for Hungary to join European prosecutor’s office

Orbán and his men steal a significant part of the EU’s funds while the Hungarian Prosecutor’s Office abets the government - #Jobbik #hungary #hungarian #politics #corruption #eppo

Socialists: EU prosecutor’s office would fight Orbán regime’s worst excesses

#EU comptrollers have stated that the Hungarian system for EU tenders included serious faults

EU conference on ‘smart villages’ held in Hungary

The #projects themselves will receive a further 8 #million #euros

Farm minister, commissioner discuss CAP in 2021-2027

"The #Hungarian #minister will be an important #partner in the coming #months"

Opposition parties in united push for joining European prosecutor’s office

"The reason why H#ungary needed to join the# EPPO was because #European #Union #funds were being stolen by #Orbán and his circle"

Orbán cabinet calls on Brussels to increase innovation funding for latecomer states

"#Hungary wants true convergence while the #western #states want to monopolise innovation funds and cut #cohesion #funding" #eu #europeanunion #hungarian government

Ministry confirms EUR 5.1bn deficit at the end of August

The #deficit reached 121 percent of the 1,360.7 #billion #forint full-year #target