• Ryanair: New Cabin Bag Policy Delayed Until 15th January 2018

    Ryanair: New Cabin Bag Policy Delayed Until 15th January 2018

    • 25 Oct 2017 9:00 AM

    Ryanair, Europe’s No 1 airline, today, confirmed that it will delay its new cabin bag policy until 15th January 2018 to allow customers more time to adjust to the changes, particularly during the busy Christmas period. Ryanair’s new bags policy includes cuts to checked bag fees (from €35 to €25) to encourage more customers to check in bags and reduce the volume of carry-on bags.

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  • Local Opinion: Government Plans To Further Boost Tourism

    Local Opinion: Government Plans To Further Boost Tourism

    • 20 Oct 2017 8:58 AM

    A pro-government commentator welcomes the Prime Minister’s plan to increase government spending on tourism. A left-wing columnist, on the other hand, accuses the government of intending to channel subsidies into the pockets of friends and relatives.

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  • Government Accepts Tourism Development Strategy In Hungary

    Government Accepts Tourism Development Strategy In Hungary

    • 17 Oct 2017 8:56 AM

    Hungary’s government has accepted the National Tourism Development Strategy 2030, a guideline for “all players of the sector until 2030”, Zoltán Güller, CEO of the Hungarian Tourism Agency, told the Tourism Summit 2017 conference in Budapest on Monday.

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  • Passenger Traffic Hits New Record In Budapest

    Passenger Traffic Hits New Record In Budapest

    • 16 Oct 2017 11:00 AM

    Liszt Ferenc International airport posted its best September ever with a passenger traffic figure of 1,247,352, Budapest Airport announced. Traffic in the first nine months climbed 14.5% to just below 9.9 million.

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  • Guest Nights Up 3% This August

    Guest Nights Up 3% This August

    • 12 Oct 2017 8:42 AM

    The number of guest nights spent in commercial accommodation in Hungary rose by an annual 3% to 4,439,000 in August, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said. Guest nights spent by Hungarian tourists rose by 2.3% to 2,390,000, while nights spent by foreign visitors grew by 3.8% to 2,049,000.

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