Népszabadság suspension

20/05/2019

Hungarian Socialists to approach Austrian authorities concerning Strache affair

STRACHE, Heinz-Christian; ORBÁN Viktor
"#Strache mentioned #Pecina as an investor who bought and prepared every Hungarian paper for #Orbán in the past 15 years"
20/12/2016

Former Socialist MP acquires daily Népszava, Szabadföld, weekly Vasárnapi Hírek

Daily News Hungary
Budapest, December 20 (MTI) – Horizont Handels und Industrie AG, owned by former Socialist MP and party treasurer László Puch and by Dénes Simon, has acquired […]
13/12/2016

Népszabadság online archive made accessible for free

Budapest, December 13 (MTI) – Publishing company Mediaworks will maintain the online archive of Népszabadság, what had been Hungary’s largest-circulation daily before it was closed down […]
13/12/2016

Owner says no plans to relaunch Népszabadság

Budapest, December 12 (MTI) – The owner of Mediaworks, Opimus Group, has said it has no plans to relaunch Népszabadság, what had been Hungary’s largest-circulation daily […]
26/10/2016

Freedom House frowns on Népszabadság sale

Budapest, October 26 (MTI) – The closure and sale of national daily Népszabadság indicates increasing government influence over Hungary’s media, US-based civil rights group Freedom House has […]
26/10/2016

Opimus Press buys Népszabadság publisher Mediaworks Hungary

Budapest (MTI) – Opimus Press has acquired 100 percent of Mediaworks Hungary, the publisher of daily Népszabadság, which suspended the paper earlier this month citing financial […]