Tag: Socialists

Opposition mayoral candidates want greener Budapest, better public transport

They pledged to involve #Budapest residents in taking major decisions #Hungary #mayor #election

Saturday’s demonstrations made great progress, opposition says

"#Demonstrations had taken place in cities which had not seen political action in the past 8-10 years" #Hungary #protest #labourcode #strike

Opposition files complaint on death of patient in Honvéd Hospital

"#Fidesz does not care that, according to a study, 41 percent of #patients above 75 #die because they are not treated properly" #Hungary #healthcare #hospital

POLL: Ruling alliance maintains lead, opposition unchanged

Among decided #voters the ruling #parties had support of 53 percent #Hungary #politics #Orbán #survey #poll

Opposition to query state-owned firms on implementation of labour code amendment

"The new rules were unpopular, a slew of multinational companies were also refusing to implement them."

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

Opposition holds anti-government protest in Békéscsaba

Opposition parties that do and do not have seats in parliament protested against the government as well as amendments to the labour code in Békéscsaba, in southeast Hungary, on Saturday evening. The crowd formed a procession, waving opposition party flags and banners on which “Resist!” was written. Chanting “We are not afraid!”, the protesters walked along the city’s main street to the city hall where they listened to opposition politicians who had arrived for the demonstration. Independent MP Ákos Hadházy said already 400,000 signatures had been collected supporting Hungary’s joining the European Public Prosecutor’s Office. Anett Bősz, the head of ... Read more

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

Opposition parties slam Orbán for ‘lying’

Opposition leaders have blasted PM #Orbán for "lying about Hungary's real situation" #hungary #hungarian #politics

Socialist candidate for Budapest mayor announces programme

He promised that the #Budapest #city council would recover the ownership of #hospitals and #schools will offer competitive #knowledge with #language #skills

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

Trade unions and oppositions held anti-government demonstration in Budapest – Photos

If the government fails to set up the committee by the deadline, the unions will hold a nationwide warning strike! #hungary #hungarian #demonstration

Socialists accuse Orbán cabinet of lying in Sargentini report rebuttal

"The 131-page government document contains distortions, exaggerations and lies" - MEP Ujhelyi (#MSZP)

Anti-government demonstration held in Szeged

The participants of the event dubbed "Let's Protect Szeged" marched from the square through the centre of the city to a statue of Hungary's martyred PM Imre Nagy #hungary #demonstration #szeged #mszp #momentum #lmp #jobbik

Opposition expects special parliament session to reach quorum

The ruling #Fidesz and Christian Democrat parties will not attend the special session convened for January 3

Demo staged in Budapest against removal of Imre Nagy memorial

The memorial, a bronze statue of Imre Nagy on a bridge, was removed in the early hours of Friday #budapest #hungary #nagyimre

Opposition initiates special parliament session on labour code amendment

Speaker László Kövér has to convene the special session within 8 days #hungary #hungarian #parliament

Socialists initiate strategic consultations on EP elections

"Unprecedented and exemplary cooperation of opposition forces, trade unions and voters had created a common front against the Orbán regime" #socialists #mszp #ujhelyi #EPelection2019 #hungary #hungarian

Support for ruling Fidesz up, opposition down since general elections – Poll

Among all voters, support for #Fidesz was 38 percent, for #Jobbik 9 percent - #Nézőpont #poll #hungary #hungarian #politics