• App Aims To Redefine Budapest Downtown Parking Woes

    App Aims To Redefine Budapest Downtown Parking Woes

    • 26 Jan 2018 9:00 AM

    Hungarian startup Parkl has released an app that helps drivers find parking spots in downtown Budapest and greatly simplifies payment. What is more, at designated venues users are being offered free parking today and tomorrow (Friday), whilst a discounted rate valid through mid-February is meant to sweeten the trial period.

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  • MOL Launches Car-Sharing Service

    MOL Launches Car-Sharing Service

    • 26 Jan 2018 7:56 AM

    Oil and gas company MOL has launched its car-sharing service MOL Limo in ten districts of Budapest within an area of 60 square kilometres with 200 petrol and 100 electric cars.

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  • Müpa Ice Rink Open Until 28 January

    Müpa Ice Rink Open Until 28 January

    • 22 Jan 2018 7:52 AM

    After last year’s great success, the Müpa ice rink welcomes the locals just outside the main entrance of the Müpa building. Up to 80 skaters at a time can use the 400 square metre surface of ice to glide around to music broadcast by Müpa Radio’s Easy and Symphony channels.

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  • Foreign Minister: Chinese Financing Is Best For Budapest-Belgrade Rail Project

    Foreign Minister: Chinese Financing Is Best For Budapest-Belgrade Rail Project

    • 12 Jan 2018 8:06 AM

    In the absence of similar European funding, the financing provided by China is the most favourable for the upgrade of the Budapest-Belgrade railway line, Hungarian foreign minister Péter Szijjártó said on Thursday. The minister said there was no competitive financing alternative available for infrastructural investment to the 18-year Chinese US dollar loan with annual interest of 2.5 percent.

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