Tag: law

Opposition MPs to protest at Suzuki plant after walking out of parliament session

Opposition MPs walked out of Hungarian parliament's first 2019 sitting #today #lmp #jobbik #socialists #dk #hungary

Parliament to discuss asset management foundations at start of spring session

Parliament will start its spring session on Monday, and the first two-week period will include a plenary debate on establishing a foundation to operate Budapest’s Corvinus University. Reports on justice administration will be heard and the establishment of asset management foundations for various public functions will be discussed. Monday’s session will include oath-takings by three new MPs. A final vote on the annual 2017 reports by the Kúria, Hungary’s supreme court, the National Office for the Judiciary and the Public Prosecutor’s Office will then be held. Lawmakers will also decide on the immunity of Gyula Budai of the ruling Fidesz ... Read more

Hungary open to debate on state of rule of law, says Minister Trócsányi in Bucharest

#Hungary is open to any debate on the status of the #rule of #law in the country, but...

The Hungarian government to suppress the independence of the Academy of Sciences, says Academy Staff Forum

Hungarian Academy Staff Forum: The Hungarian government to suppress the independence of the Academy of Sciences (#MTA)

Court rules against Syrian migrant in personality rights lawsuit

Ahmed H. spent 40 months in prison for inciting a riot in Sept 2015 on the #Hungary-#Serbia border #migration #court #law #crime

Jobbik to convene congress over Audit Office fine

"Those who rule the #country today are punishing #Jobbik because they fear that, according to the #polls, the party could have up to four MEPs elected to serve in #Brussels"

High-ranking officers sentenced for bribery, graft

The Military Tribunal of the Debrecen Court found the 13 officers guilty of #bribe to the tune of over EUR 632,000 #Hungary #military #court

Hungarian MEP: EP debate on Hungary result of election campaign

"The majority of #Hungarians, regardless of #party affiliation, want something completely different than these #MEPs" #EP #debate #law

Hungarian man travelled withouth a ticket 760 times, has to spend a year in jail!

A tragicomic story from #Hungary: A #Hungarian man collected a fine worth of 35,000 Euros! #crime #violation #jail #law #court #máv

Hungarian court sentences Dutch human smuggler to over 4 years

The #person known as M.N. is accused of trying to #smuggle Iraqi, Syrian and Iranian citizens to western #Europe in a van #Hungary #court #law #crime

European Commission launches infringement procedures against Hungary

The #EC also sent #Hungary a letter of formal notice for failing to reach the minimum #European #Union threshold for excise #tax duty on #cigarettes

Briefing: Government not to attend EP debate on Hungary’s rule of law

"It sanctions #Hungary because it was the first #country to state clearly its rejection to take in #migrants" #EP #government

Late-night demonstration held against chief prosecutor’s office in Budapest

"#Hungary could only turn back from this path if the #opposition parties, #trade #unions and #civil #groups show #solidarity towards each other and unite"

Government: Convicted Syrian man, Ahmed H to remain in detention for time being

"The #Hungarian #government will not allow a #terrorist to be set free in Hungary's territory" #migration #crime

Shocking! Rate of illegal employment close to 14% in Hungary

Fully 38 percent of the #illegally #employed worked in the #construction #industry #Hungary #economy #business #statistics

Opposition turns to top court over labour code amendment

#Hungarian opposition parties are turning to the #Constitutional #Court with a request for it to annul the recent amendments to the labour code

Orbán’s cabinet: Brussels demonstration work of ‘Soros network’

"The #new #rules make it possible for employees to voluntarily #work more #overtime hours" #Hungary #labourmarket #demonstration

Trade unions submit list of demands to government

The #preparation of a nation-wide #demonstration for January 19 is already under way #Hungary #trade #union

US Supreme Court passes on WW2 art claim against Hungary

The #Herzog #collection was seized after #Hungary's #Nazi #occupation in 1944 #Hungarian #history

Protests held in Szolnok, Debrecen against labour code changes

Opposition parties and trade unions protested against the amendments to the labour code in #Szolnok and #Debrecen