Tag: Government

Socialists call for special parliament session to debate situation of FX borrowers

"Last year, the banks made EUR 2.16bn off Hungarian families" - #mszp #socialsts #hungary #hungarian #parliament #devizahitel

EC launches infringement procedure against Hungary over ‘Stop Soros’ laws

The Hungarian parliament passed the contested laws in June, aimed at penalising the "promotion or organisation of illegal migration" #hungary #eu #europeancommision #ec #hungarian

Hungary to reopen embassy in Tallinn

The #Hungarian #embassy in #Tallinn is set to reopen in #September

Government to continue public sector pay rises next year

Health-care #professionals will get another 8 percent #pay #rise from #November of #2019

Hungarian legislators will earn three times more than the national average

An ordinary #MP will get about 3,000 #EUR while office-bearers of the #Parliament can even get 5,300-6,300 EUR per month. #Hungary #Hungarian #salary #payrise #speaker #government #Fidesz

Supreme Court head says establishment of new high court will not affect his position

"The system will enable organisational #solutions better suited for the #progress of #cases" #Hungary #court #law

EU official: Cohesion funds for Hungary to be cut by 25 pc from 2021

The #European #Commission seeks to simplify access to #EU #funds and increase #flexibility in awarding funds

Lawmakers approve legal provisions for 2019 budget

The #package that amends 42 #laws passed with 134 in favour and 58 against

Opposition LMP blasts bill on highlighted Budapest developments

#LMP says this is the #government's way of "punishing" #Budapest residents for the #general #election

Hungarian foreign minister: Countries against UN migration pact to benefit

The #Hungarian #government might #withdraw from the package's approval #process

Hungary finance minister has talks with Amazon, Tesla, Boeing leaders

#Tesla #Amazon #Boeing leaders has talks with #Hungarian finance minister Mihály Varga #hungary #economy #unitedstates #california

Socialists call on Hungarian government to sue drug firms for subsidies on recalled blood pressure drugs

The opposition Socialist Party has called on the government to sue drug companies for the subsidies allocated to blood pressure drugs that have recently been recalled due to potential cancer risks. Last month, Hungary’s National Drug and Food Health Institute (OGYEI) suspended the distribution and sale of 27 blood pressure drugs containing valsartan due to their suspected contamination with a chemical that potentially poses a cancer risk. The OGYEI has said that it was investigating a report concerning the chemical in question, but has not said how long the investigation will take. Socialist Party deputy leader Gyula Hegyi told a ... Read more

Deficit target for 2019 realistic – Hungarian central bank report

"#Budget estimates for employment and wage growth are again higher than the NBH forecast and the government's projection of inflation is lower" #MNB #Hungary #Hungarian #economy

Another American university to launch degree courses in Hungary

Great news! #hungary #usa #ppke #nd #indiana #education #university

Orbán cabinet: UN migration package ‘poses great danger’

"We want #Hungary to be #Hungarian and Europe European." #un #unitednations #migration

European Commission confirms 4 pc Hungary GDP growth forecast in 2018

#EC put 2019 #GDP growth at 3.2 percent #hungary #europeancommission #budget #government

Socialists: Quaestor victims to turn to intl community for help

"#Quaestor's funds have disappeared and have long landed with firms close to the government" - #mszp #hungary #hungarian #brokerage #scandal #socialists

Hungarian health: increasing mortality rate, lack of money and doctors

There will be #strike, if the #trade union cannot agree with the #government about a #pay rise until #September. #Hungary #Hungarian #health care #money #labour shortage #hospital #medical #doctor