Tag: Socialists

Opposition socialists call for ‘more balanced’ Hungarian foreign policy

#Orbán had been given a "dressing down" by #Putin #Hungary #politics #foreignaffairs

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

POLL – Ruling Fidesz rides high, opposition languishing

Here is the latest survey from #Hungary #politics #poll #hungarian #fidesz #jobbik #mszp #lmp #dk

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

Opposition Socialists: Fidesz waging austerity

The #Socialists will propose a #tax #amendment in #parliament's legislative committee on Thursday

23rd Budapest Pride march held

The 23rd #Budapest #Pride march marking the end of Hungary's month-long festival of the #LGBTQ community was held on Saturday

Independent candidate for Budapest 8th district mayor to reject evictions, if elected

A by-election will be held on Sunday - 8th district/ #Józsefváros, #Budapest #hungary #hungarian #election

Socialists call for free railway programme for young adults

The programme's inspiration is the European Union's DiscoverEU initiative #Hungary #youth #transport #railway

Socialists propose referendums for ‘protection of public funds’

The #Hungary's #government spends tens of billions of forints on communications and the benefits are only "enjoyed by the friends of #Fidesz" - #MSZP

EU Summit – Orbán: Hungary not to become immigrant country

There was a threat that #migrants from refugee camps would be distributed among #European #countries. We have managed to thwart this proposal! - PM #Orbán #eu #hungary #hungarian #migration

Socialists demand info on Hungarian terrorism suspect arrested in Slovakia

"It is a fact that the #citizenship scheme is routinely abused" #Hungary #Slovakia #terrorism #crime #police

Government welcomes, leftist opposition slams constitutional amendment, Stop Soros

"Mass #migration continues to threaten Europe, and the #Soros network and #Brussels's pro-migration approach would flood #Hungary with migrants" - Orbán cabinet #fidesz #jobbik #mszp #socialists

Socialists elect new party leader, board members

He would seek to build a "cooperative party which represents traditional leftist values relentlessly" #Hungary #politics #opposition #Socialists #election

Hungary commemorates martyred 1956 PM Imre Nagy

PM Imre Nagy, #Hungary's legitimate head of government in #1956, was executed on this day 60 years ago #hungarian #history #commemoration #cccp #communism

LMP proposes expanding central bank supervisory board

#LMP will submit a bill on increasing the number of members of the #central #bank's supervisory board from six to ten #hungary #mnb #NationalBankofHungary

Ruling party hails, opposition criticises draft budget in Hungary

It is the #budget of a country dubbed "Footballistan" where more than 100 billion forints are still being spent on building stadium - #Socialists #hungary #hungarian #economy

Socialists demand speedier renovation of Chain Bridge

"The #project needs speeding up" #Hungary #Budapest #ChainBridge

Socialists reject ‘Stop Soros’ bill, constitutional amendment

They criticised the proposals for covering three "unrelated" areas #Socialists #StopSoros #law #government

POLL – Fidesz records post-election bump

#Fidesz boosted its #popularity among #men, people living in #villages and people with a secondary #education

Socialists: New high court ‘completes Fidesz dictatorship’

"The last piece in configuring a sweeping dictatorial regime" #Fidesz #court #opposition #dictatorship