IT ministry: New Hungarian vocational training system aims to boost competitiveness

Hungary's vocational training system will change fundamentally from the 2020-21 academic year, an innovation and technology ministry official...

Opposition parties meet social sector representatives

The opposition parties stand by wage hikes in the social sector and the employees' right to strike, opposition politicians told a press...

Hungarian Socialists call for scrapping ‘slave law’

The opposition Socialist Party has called on Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to scrap the law that sets stricter overtime rules, the deputy...

PM’s Office: Government-mandated hiring freeze doesn’t affect hospitals

A hiring freeze imposed by the government in the public administration sector does not affect hospitals...

Union calls on Hungarian government to hike teacher wages

Hungarian teacher union PSZ has called on the government to come to a decision on increasing wages for...

Leftist opposition DK asks minister about alleged hiring freeze in hospitals

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) has asked Human Resources Minister Miklós Kásler about a...

Investments record high in 2019, says Hungarian foreign minister

Investments in the Hungarian economy have reached a record high, the minister of foreign affairs and...
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Labour shortage in Hungary: More than 115,000 pensioners rejoin labour force

More than 115,000 Hungarian pensioners have rejoined the workforce, up from around 75,000 at the end of...

Hungarian government to ensure jobs for redundant Electrolux employees

The government has drafted an action plan to make sure that all 800 employees Swedish appliances giant...

Hungarian employers press to bring forward timing of payroll tax cuts

Bringing forward the timing of gradual payroll tax cuts to coincide with the calendar year is among...