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First up this intro is dedicated to bringing you the latest trending news stories in the loop about the local Coronavirus situation:

1. Cases Rise To 3970, With 542 Deaths

2. Official: Hungary’s Protective Measures Successful

3. Video: Hungary's Roma Fear Hunger More Than Covid-19

4. PM Stresses Preparations Needed For Second Wave Of Epidemic

5. Conditions Eased For Some Foreigners & Locals (Re)Entering Hungary

6. Video: New Subsidy Scheme To Improve Competitiveness Of Companies In Hungary

7. Foreign Acquisitions Of Strategic Hungarian Companies Now Require Permit

8. Justice Minister: Hungary First In EU To Terminate State Of Emergency

9. Local Opinion: Hungary Ponders EC's Covid-19 Recovery Plan

10. Official: Hungary's Death Toll Relatively Low

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Majority Of Hungarians Believe Trianon Was 'Unjust, Excessive'

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Calendar highlights

Full Moon Yoga @ Haris Park Budapest

Xpats are welcome to attend this bilingual early-evening yoga class at this beautiful Buda venue during the full moon - as always just click the headline for more details.

5 June - 1022 Budapest, Marczibányi tér 6-7.

VinCE Budapest Wine Show @ Castle Garden Bazaar

Xpat wine experts and enthusiasts alike are invited to the 11th edition of the most prestigious indoor wine event in Hungary.

6 - 7 June - 1013 Budapest, Ybl Miklós tér 2-6.

'Food Is A Right': FNB Budapest Action Weekend

Organisers aim is to raise awareness about, "Housing poverty, homelessness and mass food waste," saying, "People have to know that a lot of people face these problems day by day: poverty, starvation & homelessness...".

6 & 7 June - 1084 Budapest, Auróra 11.

Expat Pub Quiz @ Budapest Speakeasy Bar

Why not test your trivia skills and general knowledge in what we're reassured are easy going, cosy surroundings. Fun facts and brainteasers over 6 rounds are what expats are told to expect.

9 June - 1056 Budapest, Cukor u. 3.

Pótkulcs Open Mic Background Music Night

Finally a chance to surround yourself with live music again at 'Spare Key'. Mics, amplification and, if needed, an acoustic guitar is provided, so if you fancy it you can play up to 15 minutes of 'background music'.

10 June - 1067 Budapest, Csengery u. 65/b


Váci Greens Complex’s Fifth Building Awarded Occupancy Permit

The fifth, 'F’ building of the A+ category Váci Greens office complex in Budapest, which has a size of 25,053 m2 and a 67% occupancy rate already, will see the first tenants move in this June.

Britannica School: From Physical To Virtual Classroom Overnight

As schools closed due to COVID-19, teachers and students at Orbital schools, like Britannica International School in Budapest, have moved seamlessly from the physical classroom to online learning overnight ensuring no gap in their student’s education.

Hilton Garden Inn Budapest: Our Doors Are Open

“The light and warmth of hospitality cannot be quarantined,” say the team at this new star among city center hotels in the Hungarian capital.

Stress Busting Offers From Thai Profi Massage Budapest

In view of the current challenges caused by the coronavirus, click this headline for a couple of special offers for total relaxation.

'Notice The Cleaners' Campaign By B+N In Hungary

Via its "Notice Them" campaign, Hungary's largest cleaning company B+N aims to highlight the importance of the cleaning profession, and show appreciation of cleaners who provide their service in the current difficult circumstances.

New movies in Budapest