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Hungary's debt-to-GDP ratio stood at 75.6% of gross domestic product at the end of the second quarter in2016, which puts Hungary to the 16th place in the EU-27, a release by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, showed on Monday.
Hungary's forint eased by nearly 1.5% to the Euro since its 18-month high reached in early October, which has reduced chances of Monetary Council members ...

Jamaicans Joleen Masters, Arthur Barrows and Jason McKay were selected to serve as umpires at the sixth International Taekwondo Federation World Cup in ...
Peter Ujvagi looked at the crowd gathered around the Hungarian flag in International Park, and noticed the group had gotten a bit smaller, and a bit older.
The footprints of the displaced and dispossessed have long disturbed the land that connects Hungary to Austria. This border is, after all, the site of many a desperate traveller.
Hungarian opposition party Egyutt (Together) distributes whistles and symbolic red cards meant to disrupt Prime Minister Viktor Orban's speech at commemorations of Hungary's 1956 anti-Soviet revolution in Budapest, Sunday Oct. 23, 2016. Polish ...
"Construction of Apollo Tyres' first European greenfield plant at Gyongyoshalasz has started on April 10, 2015 and we will start production in early 2017.
Obesity rates in Malta surpass all other EU states, followed closely by Latvia and Hungary. More than a quarter of Malta's adult population are obese, followed by Latvia (21.3 percent) and Hungary (21.2 percent), according to figures released on ...
It was early November 1956, soon after the short-lived Hungarian uprising had been brutally put down, and Kepecz-Hays was escaping Hungary with her parents, her 3-year-old brother and her 18-month-old sister. Kepecz-Hays was 6. "I remember asking my ...

59 per cent of Hungarians believe that press freedom in Hungary is "strongly limited" and public media outlets provide biased coverage of events, according to a ...
The number of employees in Hungary's bureaucratic apparatus should be halved to reach an "optimal" that contributes to the competitiveness of the country, a deputy minister argued on October 17.
Hungarian soldiers (front) and police officers patrol the transit zone at Hungary's southern border with Serbia near Tompa, 169 kms southeast of Budapest, ...
MINSK, 18 October (BelTA) - Belarus and Hungary will coordinate the joint cultural program for 2017 in the nest future. The relevant agreement was reached at the meeting between Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Hungary ...
The European Commission will immediately clear 700 million euros worth of outstanding invoices relating to the so-called 'asphalt case', and it will also pay the rest of the invoices yet to be sent by Hungarian authorities, Bruxinfo reported on Tuesday.
Hungary's prime minister has likened his country's closure of its borders to migrants last year to Hungary's decision to allow people trapped behind the Iron Curtain to leave the country a generation ago. Hungary's decision in 1989 to open its frontier ...
Using "summer time" during the whole year in Hungary would be much more cost-effective and it would also improve the Hungarians' mental health, Jobbik ...
Starting on the night of 23 October 1956 hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets, building barricades and fighting pitched battles against the secret police and Russian tanks.
"Did you know? There is a war on in Syria." "A stupid question deserves a stupid answer. Spoil your ballot!" Advertisement by the Hungarian Two-tailed Dog ...
Vice President Hamid Ansari on Monday left for Algeria after concluding his three-day visit to Hungary during which he interacted with the top leadership of the country and signed two bilateral agreements.
Capping the highest level visit in decades by a ranking Indian leader to Hungary, by Vice-President Hamid Ansari, the two countries on Sunday signed two agreements, and during a joint media conference Mr. Ansari and Hungarian Prime Minister Victor ...
The editor-in-chief of a leading liberal newspaper has warned that "no-one and nothing" is safe in Viktor Orban's Hungary, a week after the publication was shut down amid government pressure. "If this could be done to Nepszabadsag, then no-one and ...
Was the suspension of Hungary's main opposition paper due to low sales or a media crackdown?
Hungary anti-migration fence destroying wildlife - With several European countries building fences to stop migrants fleeing war and poverty, Croatian animal ...
The Hungarian government is rushing to make its border fence with Serbia impermeable, as authorities step up their efforts to keep asylum seekers out.
17, 2016, provided by Romulic & Stojcic Studio, a deer stands in front of a fence near Knezevo, northeast Croatia, near the border with Hungary. Thousands of deer and other wild animals have had their natural habitat disrupted by kilometers of barbed ...
hamid ansari, India vice president, indian vice president, india Hungary, india Algeria During the visit Ansari will have bilateral meetings with Presidents of Hungary and Algeria, Prime Minister of Hungary and Speakers of national assembly. (Source ...
The China-based electric bus and passenger vehicle manufacturer BYD will be opening a new small-scale electric bus manufacturing plant in Komarom, Hungary, according to recent reports. Production at the new facility is expected to begin in early 2017 ...
The fate of the Chinese-funded Belgrade-Budapest high-speed rail project is "doubtful" due to concerns on the part of the European Commission, a senior Hungarian official said on October 13. China signed separate deals with Hungary and Serbia last ...
The prices of residential property purchased by households rose by 4.0% year on year on average in the second quarter of 2016, whereas the increase in the ...
US Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work applauded Hungarian Defense Minister Istvan Simicsko during a meeting in Washington, DC on Hungary's ...
India and Hungary will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for mutual cooperation on a wide range of issues in the field of water management.
Centre-right paper offers platform to journalists from leftist daily shut down over the weekend.
Publicly, it is presented as a commercial decision: in Hungary's increasingly repressive society, there is widespread private cynicism about such a claim.
The National Bank of Hungary will continue to make strong efforts to push the 3-month Bubor lower towards 60 basis points by the end of the year, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said in a research note Wednesday.
The Monetary Council of the Hungarian central bank (MNB) stands ready to apply a stronger limitation to its 3-month deposits if monetary conditions need to be loosened further to meet the inflation target, the minutes of the MPC's September policy ...
The Hungarian forint seems to have found some resistance to its recent appreciation trend (following a rating upgrade back into investment territory in September) around levels of EUR/HUF 305.
BUDAPEST - Roland Baksa, an investigative reporter at Hungary's largest opposition newspaper, packed up his computer on Friday.
As a result of the improving cooperation between China and Hungary, the Shanghai International Studies University (SISU) announced it launched a Hungarian university programme, news agency MTI reported. The "Hungarian studies" degree programme ...
The investment supported to Hungary is estimated to have increased GDP in 2015 by just over 5% above the level it would have been in the absence of the European Union funding provided, a European Commission report showed.
Hungary's consumer prices rose 0.6% year on year in September, up from -0.1% in August. In monthly terms the CPI was up 0.2%, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) reported on Tuesday.
A senior editor of Hungary's 60-year-old leftist daily Nepszabadsag, which was temporarily shut down by its owner Mediaworks on October 8, called an ad-hoc staff meeting to discuss ways to acquire the newspaper's brand and secure funds for a fresh news ...
The European Commission on Monday said it was concerned about media freedom in Hungary after the country's largest opposition newspaper stopped publication in what media rights groups have dubbed a further clampdown on critical voices.






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