Tag: Government

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:

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

Hungary urges Romania Hungarians to resubmit ethnic minority bill

"Hungarian deputies should promote a position in the Romanian legislation which is backed by the whole Hungarian community" #hungary #romania #government #transylvania #szeklerland

Hungary’s guest nights performing better in November than Austria and the Czech Republic

"#Hungary's #tourism performing better in November than #Austria and the #Czech #Republic #HungarianTourismAgency

Paks upgrade state secretary sacked

The state of Russia is financing most of the cost of the 12.5 billion euro upgrade of #Paks, #Hungary's sole commercial #nuclear #power #plant.

Hungarian civil service workers go on major strike

Approximately 200,000 workers from the civil service era go on #strike #Hungary #civilservice #workers #protest #government #demands

Ceva-Phylaxia to build EUR 25.3m animal vaccine base in Hungary

The #Hungarian #government is supporting the Ceva-Phylaxia investment with a 5.06 million euros grant #CevaPhylaxia #Hungary

Hungary to help Israelis search Danube for Holocaust victims’ remains

An #Israeli team of forensic experts had arrived in #Hungary to search the #Danube for remains of #Holocaust victims #religion #jewish #budapest #israel #government

The minds behind Fidesz’s hate campaign: how Soros became enemy No. 1

American political consultant George Birnhaum told everything about how the idea of the hate #campaign attacking György #Soros was born, then brilliantly executed. #Finkelstein #Hungary #Hungarian #politics #propaganda

Baroque frescoes fell victim to the renovation in Orbán’s new office?

Incredible! "Covering #Baroque frescoes with white was part of giving the offices a standard look" - Prime Minister's Office #renovation #Orbán #budapest #hungary #government #unesco

Hungary initiates infringement procedure against Austria over family benefits changes

On January 1, #Austria cut family benefits paid for foreigners working in the country to the price levels of the country of residence of the child

LMP submits request for data of public interest on alleged Paks cost increase

"#Paks II is not suitable for keeping #Hungary on a sustainable growth track" - #LMP MP Ungár

Jobbik calls on government not to ‘sacrifice’ workers on capital’s altar

"#Hungary has been degraded into a colony of multinationals and a province of oligarchs with close links to the government" - #Jobbik MP Ander #hungarian #economy #labourmarket

Hungarian state secretary discusses religious ties in Jerusalem

Miklós Soltész, a state secretary for religious affairs of the Prime Minister’s Office, discussed strengthening religious ties between Hungary and Israel at talks with Israel’s Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi David Lau and Minister of Religious Services Yitzhak Vaknin in Jerusalem on Sunday. Speaking to MTI after the talks, Soltész said he briefed his Israeli partners about Hungary’s church law which ensures orthodox and other Jewish communities a status allowing them to operate as a religious organisation and carry out educational and social support activities. He further noted enshrining the denial of the Holocaust in Hungary’s penal code as a criminal offence. ... 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

Employment rate among Hungarians with reduced work capacity reaches 40pc

"More than 600,000 Hungarians live with some form of disability"

It turned out: PM Orbán’s annual state of the nation address will be on February

#Orbán to unveil family policy measures at state of nation address #hungary #hungarian #government #fidesz

Socialists-Párbeszéd calls on government to pull out from EBRD agreement on FX loans

PM Orbán "sold FX loan borrowers to the banks for money - #Socialists #Párbeszéd #hungary #hungarian

LMP wants government to renegotiate eligibility criteria for increased home-care subsidy

"Under the new system, the carer of a child with mild autism would not be eligible for support" - #LMP #hungary #household #healthcare

Bosch to invest EUR 43.8m at Hungary base

The Hungarian Government is supporting #Bosch investment with 8.23 million euros in non-returnable funding! #hungary #investment