• Budget Deficit 8.1% / GDP In 2020

    Budget Deficit 8.1% / GDP In 2020

    • 1 Apr 2021 5:34 PM

    Hungary’s budget ran a 3,870 billion forint (EUR 10.7bn) deficit last year, equivalent to 8.1% of GDP, data released by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) show.

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  • Watch: Hungary Score Four In Andorra

    Watch: Hungary Score Four In Andorra

    • 1 Apr 2021 3:03 PM

    Hungary's football team had to battle through a tough first half against Andorra but first international goals for Attila Fiola and Dániel Gazdag either side of half-time and further strikes from László Kleinheisler and Loic Nego meant that Pujol's late penalty was merely a consolation for the hosts, Marco Rossi's team thus securing another three important points in their quest for 2022 World Cup qualification.

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  • PM Orbán Meeting Right Wing Salvini, Morawiecki In Budapest Today

    PM Orbán Meeting Right Wing Salvini, Morawiecki In Budapest Today

    • 1 Apr 2021 10:53 AM

    Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will meet Matteo Salvini, leader of Italy’s right-wing ruling party Lega, and Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, for a trilateral meeting in Budapest on Thursday, Orbán’s press chief said, confirming Italian press reports.

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  • Watch: Why Expats In Hungary May Go Get A Free Covid Jab In Serbia

    Watch: Why Expats In Hungary May Go Get A Free Covid Jab In Serbia

    • 1 Apr 2021 10:14 AM

    Hungary's neighbour Serbia is offering free Covid vaccine shots to foreigners, reports France's international TV news network in the English language video below - also various other credible media report "Serbia is becoming a regional vaccination hub for foreigners".

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  • Hungarian Easter Eggs & Other Traditional Customs

    Hungarian Easter Eggs & Other Traditional Customs

    • 1 Apr 2021 9:04 AM

    “Through the greenwood going / I saw a blue violet growing / I saw it start to wither / Can I water this flower?” - Young boys learn this rhyme when they are still in the kindergarten, and they sing it to girls on Easter Monday.

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  • Watch: Easter Customs In Hungary

    Watch: Easter Customs In Hungary

    • 1 Apr 2021 9:04 AM

    Small boys learn this rhyme when they are still in the kindergarten, and they sing it to girls on Easter Monday, and then promptly 'sprinkle' them - without waiting for an answer to the poem: "Through the greenwood going I saw a blue violet growing I saw it start to wither Can I water this flower?"

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