Christian Democrats call for reintroducing Sunday shopping ban

Budapest, August 19 (MTI) - Zsolt Semjén, deputy prime minister and head of the co-ruling Christian Democrats, has called for reintroducing...

Ruling Fidesz denies plans to reintroduce Sunday shopping restriction

Budapest, August 10 (MTI) - Ruling Fidesz will submit a proposal on Sunday shopping regulations in the autumn but contrary to opposition...

Retail turnover rebounds after Sunday shopping restrictions lifted

Budapest, August 3 (MTI) - Large retailers have recovered from the drop in revenue caused by Sunday shopping restrictions, the daily Magyar...

Socialists abandon signature drive for Sunday shopping referendum

Budapest, May 19 (MTI) - The Socialist Party has stopped collecting supporting signatures for a referendum on scrapping the already-repealed...

Socialists want parliament to guarantee no change in Sunday shopping rules

Budapest, April 18 (MTI) - Hungary's parliament should provide guarantees that it would not make substantive changes to rules governing retail...

Socialists propose measures to “protect” Sunday workers’ supplementary pay

Budapest, April 17 (MTI) - The opposition Socialist Party will on Monday submit a proposal to parliament aimed at ensuring that people who...

Fidesz requests scrutiny of Socialist referendum initiative

Budapest (MTI) - Ruling Fidesz has asked the National Data Protection Authority (NAIH) to launch an investigation into the Socialist Party's...

Government weekly briefing about farmland, Sunday shopping and migrant quota

Budapest (MTI) - The government will organise the third round of auctions for the sale of state-owned farmland from May, Lázár said on...

Retailers organisation calls demonstration for Sunday on shop openings

Budapest, April 13 (MTI) - The Union of Retail Employees (KASZ) has organised a demonstration for Sunday in protest of the government's fast...

Socialists to move ahead with signature drive for Sunday shopping referendum despite law’s repeal

Budapest, April 12 (MTI) - The Socialist Party on Tuesday said it would move ahead with collecting supporting signatures for a referendum on...