• Hungarian Police Catch Cargo-Stealing Gang

    Hungarian Police Catch Cargo-Stealing Gang

    • 6 Jan 2021 11:26 AM

    A total of 80 police officers and three dogs took part in an extensive operation in Cegléd and Budapest on Monday, in which they caught the members of a gang that had been robbing railway freight wagons.

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  • Traditions In Hungary: Epiphany, 6 January

    Traditions In Hungary: Epiphany, 6 January

    • 6 Jan 2021 10:37 AM

    Most Hungarians associate January 6 with a quite new custom – taking down the Christmas tree decorated on December 24 (Twelfth Night tradition). However, the customs of this day root much deeper.

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  • Former Hungarian Tax Authority Leader Charged With Corruption

    Former Hungarian Tax Authority Leader Charged With Corruption

    • 6 Jan 2021 10:21 AM

    A former deputy director of Hungary’s tax and customs authority (NAV) has been charged with accepting bribes in exchange for turning a blind eye to irregularities during customs procedures, the investigative branch of the public prosecutor’s office said.

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  • Unemployment In Hungary Rises To 4.4 Percent In Sept-Nov

    Unemployment In Hungary Rises To 4.4 Percent In Sept-Nov

    • 6 Jan 2021 9:45 AM

    Hungary’s three-month rolling average jobless rate was 4.4% in Sept-Nov, rising 0.9 of a percentage point from twelve months earlier, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said. In monthly comparison, unemployment edged up 0.1 of a percentage point.

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  • UK Planes Allowed Into Hungary Again

    UK Planes Allowed Into Hungary Again

    • 6 Jan 2021 9:42 AM

    The Hungarian government has decided to lift the ban on passenger flights arriving from the United Kingdom from midnight on yesterday, Tuesday 5 January, a member of the operative body responsible for handling the epidemic response said.

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  • Hungarian Football: A Look Back At The Year 2020

    Hungarian Football: A Look Back At The Year 2020

    • 5 Jan 2021 10:42 AM

    It has been a tumultuous year but in many ways an ultimately successful one for Hungarian football, the biggest prize of UEFA Euro 2020 qualification being secured at the final opportunity. Here we round up the most important moments of 2020.

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  • Vote For Budapest At 2020 Bridgehunter Awards

    Vote For Budapest At 2020 Bridgehunter Awards

    • 5 Jan 2021 10:27 AM

    The Bridgehunter’s Chronicles is an online publication focusing on historic bridges both in the USA and Europe. Its own award named the Bridgehunter Awards -formerly known as the Othmar H. Ammann Awards - was started in 2011 and named after an internationally known bridge engineer, who immigrated to the US from Switzerland and left his legacy for the next generations to awe in wonder.

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  • E-Bicycle Subsidy 2nd Round Announced In Hungary

    E-Bicycle Subsidy 2nd Round Announced In Hungary

    • 5 Jan 2021 10:14 AM

    Applications for a second round of the Ministry for Innovation and Technology's call for proposals to support the purchase of electric-assisted bicycles are open from today, according to novekedes.hu.

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