• Deadly Train Accident In Hungary

    Deadly Train Accident In Hungary

    16 Oct 2019

    A passenger car collided with a train on the outskirts of Nagymaros, Pest county, at a railway crossing on Tuesday. The driver of the car died instantly, Pest county police announced. More >>

  • Mayor Tarlós Promises Air Conditioning On Budapest M3

    Mayor Tarlós Promises Air Conditioning On Budapest M3

    • 8 Oct 2019 9:58 AM

    Air-conditioning units will be installed in M3 metro carriages next year, as about Ft 36 billion has been recovered from the Alstom contracts related to construction of the fourth mero line, mayor István Tarlós told M1 TV channel Monday morning.

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  • Renovated Budapest Square "Real Downtown Forest"

    Renovated Budapest Square "Real Downtown Forest"

    • 7 Oct 2019 7:57 AM

    Fifth District Fidesz mayor Péter Szentgyörgy¬völgyi on Thursday dedicated the renovated Podmaniczky Frigyes tér in Budapest. He said 82 saplings had been planted and the green space was increased by 30%.

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  • Community Matters: Cycling Rules In Hungary

    Community Matters: Cycling Rules In Hungary

    • 4 Oct 2019 11:31 AM

    Recently a member of the local expat community asked about what laws apply to riding a bike on the pavement in Hungary. Here below are a few of the helpful hints offered via XpatLoop's group on Facebook from Xpats in the loop.

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  • Second Big Petrol Price Hike In A Week Looms In Hungary

    Second Big Petrol Price Hike In A Week Looms In Hungary

    • 24 Sep 2019 11:34 AM

    Oil and gas company MOL announced rises in the price of petrol by HUF 7/liter and of diesel by HUF 4/liter this Wednesday. The hikes follow similar ones last Friday, meaning that a liter of petrol will cost HUF 14 more than last week, while diesel will become HUF 9/liter more expensive.

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