• Hungary Lags Behind EU Average In Breast Cancer Screening

    Hungary Lags Behind EU Average In Breast Cancer Screening

    • 16 Oct 2020 9:38 AM

    In 2018, the proportion of women aged 50-69 years who had been screened for breast cancer (using a mammogram) within the previous two years stood at 40% in Hungary, the fourth-lowest rate in the EU, according to data by statistical agency Eurostat.

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  • Coronavirus: Hungary’s Thermal Spas In Crisis

    Coronavirus: Hungary’s Thermal Spas In Crisis

    • 16 Oct 2020 8:14 AM

    Hungary’s spas are in the midst of a crisis caused by low attendance resulting from the coronavirus epidemic, with drop in revenues of at least 50% experienced so far this year, the head of the Hungarian Spas Association said on Thursday, adding that nearly 5,000 lay-offs are likely by March 2021.

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  • WHO Satisfied With Hungary's Handling Of Coronavirus Pandemic

    WHO Satisfied With Hungary's Handling Of Coronavirus Pandemic

    • 14 Oct 2020 7:25 AM

    It is clear that the World Health Organisation (WHO) appreciates the measures the Hungarian government has taken so far to combat the coronavirus pandemic and is satisfied with the way the country handled the first wave, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said after talks with WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus in Geneva.

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