• 45% Of Budapest Voters Prefer Incumbent Tarlós

    45% Of Budapest Voters Prefer Incumbent Tarlós

    • 11 Oct 2018 7:53 AM

    Budapest Mayor István Tarlós has every chance of winning re-election to a third consecutive term, according to a poll by the Nézőpont Institute published prior to Tarlós’s announcement that he would run in next year’s local government elections.

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  • Chain Bridge Renovations To Start In 2019

    Chain Bridge Renovations To Start In 2019

    • 11 Oct 2018 7:12 AM

    Reconstruction works will start on the Széchenyi Lánchíd (Chain Bridge) with the termination of a public procurement process in the second half of 2019, current affairs site hvg.hu reports. The renovation work is expected to be completed in two years.

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  • Local Opinion: Historian Defends House Of Fates

    Local Opinion: Historian Defends House Of Fates

    • 11 Oct 2018 6:56 AM

    A historian who helped devise the House of Fates project four years ago writes that the controversy around the exhibition, which will be devoted to the memory of Holocaust child victims, is an expression of emotions rather than facts.

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  • Hungarians Most Obese In Europe

    Hungarians Most Obese In Europe

    • 11 Oct 2018 6:33 AM

    Hungarians are among the most obese nations in Europe, and are in fourth place on a global scale, the Hungarian Obesity Science Council (MET) announced on Wednesday, citing the latest report by the OECD.

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  • Companies Unprepared For Global Transformation Of Tax Systems

    Companies Unprepared For Global Transformation Of Tax Systems

    • 11 Oct 2018 6:08 AM

    Some 93% of corporate decision-makers are afraid that their company is not able to handle the sometimes conflicting views of national tax authorities, according to international research conducted by professional services firm EY among more than 1,700 company leaders.

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  • Hungarian Firms Join Cybersecurity Tech Accord

    Hungarian Firms Join Cybersecurity Tech Accord

    • 11 Oct 2018 6:03 AM

    Hungarian cybersecurity companies Balasys and Cyber Services signed all the necessary documents to join the Cybersecurity Tech Accord on October 8 in Kraków, according to a press release.

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  • Hays Hungary: Talent Attraction In The Digital Age

    Hays Hungary: Talent Attraction In The Digital Age

    • 10 Oct 2018 4:23 PM

    In today’s digital age, employers need to adopt a more sophisticated and innovative approach to talent acquisition. Hays has developed Digital Solutions, a suite of candidate attraction techniques, to help you find the right candidates and showcase your employer brand.

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  • Local Opinion: Erdogan In Budapest

    Local Opinion: Erdogan In Budapest

    • 10 Oct 2018 8:47 AM

    After the first day of President Erdogan’s visit to Budapest, left-wing outlets complain about the absence of criticism of oppression in Turkey on the part of the government and remark that public demonstrations against the Turkish President have been feeble.

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  • Rat Population Rising In Budapest

    Rat Population Rising In Budapest

    • 10 Oct 2018 8:41 AM

    The rat population in Budapest multiplied rapidly earlier this year, as weeks went by between the expiry of the city’s contract with exterminators and the signing of a new contract with a different company.

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  • EU To Transfer Almost All Funds To Hungary

    EU To Transfer Almost All Funds To Hungary

    • 10 Oct 2018 8:37 AM

    The government has managed to resolve disputes with the European Commission on all but two funding issues, namely the construction of the M4 metro line and Hungary’s tendering system for EU funds.

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