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Indian Nationals Stranded in Hungary Due to Coronavirus Desperately Trying to Get Home

In India, all scheduled commercial passenger…

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Hungary, Slovenia Lift Travel Restrictions at Common Border

From Thursday, Hungarian and Slovenian nationals…

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Gov’t to Set Up School Guard Service, Lower Age of Criminal Responsibility to Protect Teachers

The Ministry of Human Resources (EMMI)…

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LMP to Ask Foreign Ministry for Details on Budapest-Belgrade Rail Line Development

Opposition LMP will ask the Foreign…

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New Information Office Training Centre Inaugurated

The training of staff at the…

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Gulyás: Hungary to Ban Single-use Plastics from July 2021

Hungary will ban single-use plastics from…

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Jobbik Calls on Foreign Minister to Resign after Visiting Football Match Played Behind Closed Doors due to Coronavirus

Opposition party Jobbik called on Foreign…

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Ticket Sales to Start for Hungarian Cup Football Finals

Ticket sales will soon start online…

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Gov’t Brushes Off NGO Criticism for ‘Not Actually Ending Emergency Powers’

Several NGOs, including the Hungarian Civil…

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Ship Collision – Trial Postponed for September

The criminal trial of the case…

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NBH Dep-gov Márton Nagy Resigns to Take Another Post

Márton Nagy, the National Bank of…

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Fidesz-KDNP: EC 750 Billion Reconstruction Proposal “Not Promising”

According to MEPs of Hungary’s ruling…

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KSH: Hungary Wage Growth Slows to 9% in March

Wage growth for full-time workers in…

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Szijjártó-Czaputowicz Meeting: Hungary and Poland ‘Not Only Friends but Strategic Allies’

Hungary and Poland will continue “giving…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Coronavirus Emergency ‘to End in mid-June’

A pro-government commentator believes that the…

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Former President Sneider and Other Two MPs Quit Jobbik Parliamentary Group

Tamás Sneider, a lawmaker and former…

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Coronavirus: Four Patients Die, 23 New Infections Registered in Hungary

Four patients have died in the…

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Coronavirus – DK: Gov’t Intends to Keep ‘Unlimited Powers’

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) party…

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Gov’t Proposes New Brownfield Housing Development Scheme

The government on Wednesday approved a…

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Gov’t Bill to End Special Emergency Powers on June 20th, May Allow Gov’t to Rule by Decree in Future During a Public Health Crisis

The government has submitted a bill…

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Hungarian Adventurer Who Followed Sándor Kőrösi Csoma’s Way to Tibet, Stuck in Hospital Due to Coronavirus

Exactly 200 years after Sándor (Alexander)…

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Orbán Congratulates Salvini for Success in Immunity Suspension Trial

“Your fight is a good fight….

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Press: Budapest Restaurants Allowed to Open Indoor from Friday

Restaurants in Budapest will be allowed…

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Karácsony’s Budapest Trianon Commemoration Received Coldly by Fidesz

In the wake of news about Budapest…

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Opposition Politician Claims at Least 16,000 Patients Were Sent Home Amid Hospital Evacuations

The National Health Insurance Fund Manager…

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LMP Slams Gov’t for Slashing Train Services on Spur Lines

 The opposition centrist green LMP party…

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Banking Association Chief: Hungary Well Positioned to Weather Crisis

Hungary can avoid a crisis similar…

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Budapest Mayor: Govt’s 2021 Budget Bill Impact ‘Extremely Serious’ on Local Communities

The government’s 2021 budget bill would…

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Central Statistical Office: Hungary Three-month Average Jobless Rate Slightly Increases

Hungary’s three-month rolling average jobless rate…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Two Young Men Fatally Stabbed in Downtown Budapest

A pro-government commentator calls for zero…

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Coronavirus: Death Toll Surpasses 500

Six patients have died in the…

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Politicians Share Their Experiences of Volunteering to Help Fight Coronavirus

Katalin Cseh, Member of the European…

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UNESCO Village Hollókő to Reopen, Celebrate Pentecost

UNESCO World Heritage village Hollókő, in…

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Foreign Acquisition of Strategic Companies Bound to Ministerial Permit

In a recently published decree, the…

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Human Rights Court: Hungary’s Extradition of ‘Azeri Axe Murderer’ to Azerbaijan Lawful

The European Court of Human Rights has…

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European Court of Human Rights Condemns Slovakia for Still Enforcing Beneš Decrees

The Slovak state forest company wants…

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Coronavirus – Foreign Minister: Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Rep to Open Common Borders at Midnight

Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic…

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Hefty Police Fines Force Demonstrators to Cease Car-Honking Protests

Following police handing out colossal fines…

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Foreign Minister: Hungary Intent on Building Cooperation with Romania Based on Mutual Respect

Hungary is intent on building cooperation…

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Opposition: 2021 Budget Bill Insufficient to Handle Coronavirus Effects, Benefits Fidesz Circles Instead of Jobseekers

Hungarian opposition parties criticised the 2021…

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Coronavirus: Human Minister Kásler Denies Being Responsible for ‘Freeing Up’ Thousands of Hospital Beds

With the easing restrictions and reaching…

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Trianon 100: Csongrád County to be Renamed Csongrád-Csanád County from June 4

Southern Hungary’s Csongrád County will be…

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Fewer Deaths, More Births: Hungary Population Decline Slows

Hungary’s population decline slowed in the…

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Gov’t Targets Economic Growth of 4.8% in 2021

The government’s 2021 budget bill targets…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: The Prospect of ‘Localism’

A Hungarian alt-left and a conservative…

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Coronavirus: Eight Patients Die, 15 New Infections Registered

Eight patients have died in the…

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Charged Fidesz MP Simonka Might Have Influenced Legislation to Dampen Consequences

The corruption case of Fidesz MP…

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Tisza Mayfly and ‘Tisza Blooming’ Become Hungaricums as National Values

According to the decision of the…

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Coronavirus: Foreign Minister in Talks with Central European Counterparts on Easing Border Restrictions

Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on…

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Double Homicide in Budapest City Center

On Friday night, at Deák Ferenc…

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Coronavirus: 47 Registered Cases among 1-14 Year-olds in Hungary

The novel coronavirus epidemic is subsiding…

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LMP Calls on Gov’t to Join EU Green Job Initiative

Opposition centrist green LMP on Monday…

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After 70-Days of Inaction, Hungarian Football Resumes

After 70 days of inaction, Hungarian…

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Pentecost Pilgrimage of Csíksomlyó Listed as ‘Hungaricum’

The Pentecost Pilgrimage of Csíksomlyó and…

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End of Coronavirus ‘Round One’? Lifted Restrictions So Far Not Resulting in High Number of New Cases

After two months of stay-at-home orders…

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Restrictions Lifted on Hungary-Serbia Border

Citizens of Hungary and Serbia will…

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Nézőpont: 78% Approve of State of Emergency

78% of Hungarians approve of the…

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2021 Budget Bill Earmarks HUF 3,000 Bn for Pandemic Defense

The government’s 2021 budget bill allocates…

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Coronavirus: Five Die, Registered Cases Up by 28

Five Covid-19 patients have died in…

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Budapest Mayor Calls for Minute of Silence to Mark Trianon Centenary on June 4

Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony has proposed…

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Coronavirus: Hungarians Rather Plan Domestic Holidays This Year Than Traveling Abroad

Hungarian holiday makers are more likely…

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Opposition DK Urges EC to Make Participation in EPPO a Condition for EU Funding

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) is…

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Coronavirus: Green Opposition LMP Backs Strong Local Governments

Opposition LMP backs strong local governments…

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Coronavirus: Almost 1,400 Registered to Use Home Quarantine Monitoring App

So far, a total of 1,392…

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Foreign Minister: Sufficient Levels and Quality of Stocks Necessary for Long-Term Defence

Sufficient levels and quality of stocks…

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Coronavirus: 4 Patients Died, Active Cases Stands at 1565

The number of patients confirmed to…

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Coronavirus: DK Calls on Academy of Arts for Support

The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) has…

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LMP Calls for Restoring Culture Staff’s Public Employee Status

The opposition LMP party would restore…

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Fidesz: Left-Wing Municipal Councils Address Covid-19 Crisis with Austerity

Left-wing local governments in Hungary are…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Hungary Closes Down Transit Zones

A liberal author predicts another infringement…

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Coronavirus: Gov’t Broadens Eligibility for Investment Subsidies

The government is expanding the range…

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Coronavirus: National Cultural Council Meets in PM’s Office

The National Cultural Council held a…

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Avigan Drug against Covid-19 to Be Tested in Hungary

Hungary has been selected as one…

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Coronavirus: 6 Patients Die, Number of Active Cases Further Decreases

Six Covid-19 patients have died in…

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Fidesz MEP: Rule of Law ‘Works Very Well’ in Hungary

The rule of law “works very…

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Responsible Tourism in the Wake of Coronavirus: A New Normal?

Freedom, freedom at last! As of…

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Coronavirus: MSZP Demands HUF 700 Billion More for Health Care

The opposition Socialists on Friday demanded…

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Taste Hungarian Literature: Bean Soup á la Jókai – with Recipe!

The well-known Hungarian novelist, dramatist, and…

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Budapest Festival Orchestra to Receive HUF 1.65 Billion Grant

The Budapest Festival Orchestra (BFZ) will…

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State Secretary Asks Budapest Mayor’s Position about Chain Bridge Renovation

The state secretary for the development…

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Coronavirus: Most Open-air Swimming Venues Outside Budapest to Open Next Weekend

Most outdoor swimming pools and spas…

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Hungarian Coronavirus Vaccine on the Horizon?

In cooperation with the National Center…

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DK: State Audit Office Suspension of Party Funding ‘Politically Motivated’

The Democratic Coalition (DK) finds the…

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Easing Restrictions: Who Can Now Enter Hungary and How?

Since March 17th, the Hungarian borders…

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Fidesz MP Boldog Charged with Corruption

Fidesz MP István Boldog was questioned…

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Jobbik’s Varga-Damm Refuses to Return Her Mandate

Jobbik MP Andrea Varga-Damm has refused…

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Coronavirus: Hungary to Ease Restrictions at Slovak Border Further, says Foreign Minister

The Hungarian government has decided to…

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Coronavirus: Two Sentenced to Community Service for Spreading Rumours

A court in south-east Hungary has…

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Coronavirus – Orbán: Granting Special Emergency Powers to Gov’t “One of Best Decisions”

Granting special emergency powers to the…

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Coronavirus: Entry from Austria Possible from Friday if Virus Test Negative

Entry into Hungary from Austria will…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: New Law Ends Legal Recognition of Transsexual Citizens

The new law stipulating that sex…

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Coronavirus: Three Patients Die, Number of Active Cases Decreases

Three Covid-19 patients have died in…

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EC Report: Inequalities and Corruption Still High, Emergency Powers Too Broad

Restrictive power measures should be proportionate…

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Romanian President Fined for EUR 1000 for Hate Speech Against Hungarians

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis was fined…

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Faces from the Front Line of the Fight Against Coronavirus – Photo Gallery!

Photographer of the Hungarian News Agency…

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Following Party Mis-voting, Jobbik Calls on MP Andrea Varga-Damm to Return Mandate Due to ‘Crisis of Confidence’

Jobbik’s leadership called on MP Andrea…

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Budapest Baths and Beaches to Open Next Weekend

According to a government decree announced…

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Hungary’s First Safari Park Opens Near Budapest

A safari park, operated by the…

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Budapest Tennis Cup to Start with Best Hungarian Players

While sports tournaments and events remain…

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Gov’t to Scrap Transit Zones after CJEU Ruling

The government has decided to close…

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Audit Office Suspends Opposition DK Funding

The Hungarian Audit Office (ÁSZ) on…

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Coronavirus: Schools Can Open for Consultations from June 2

Schools will keep up digital education…

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Coronavirus: New Border Crossing Reopens between Hungary and Romania

The border crossing between Nyírábrány and…

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Coronavirus: Opposition Slams Fidesz for Boycotting Cttee Meeting on Hospital Infections, Unfit Ventilators

The opposition MSZP (Socialists) and Párbeszéd…

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Number of Registered Jobseekers in Hungary Increases by 27% in April

The number of registered jobseekers in…

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Hungarian Press Roundup: Romania Declares Trianon Day a National Holiday

Commentators deplore the decision by the…

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Coronavirus: Three Patients Die, Active Cases Decrease by 15

Altogether three patients have died in…

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EC Poposes 6 Month Expansion for Szekler Council Minority Petition

The European Commission on Wednesday proposed…

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Number of Controversial Law Changes Voted by Ruling Parties’ Majority in Parliament

On Tuesday, the Fidesz-KDNP two-thirds majority…

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Coronavirus – Kásler Hails ‘Successful Conclusion’ of Epidemic’s First Phase

Human Resources Minister Miklós Kásler said…

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Initiatiors of Protecting EU Ethnic Regions Aim Even Higher after EC Gives Green Light for Extension – interview with Balázs Izsák

According to reports, the European Commission…

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Szijjártó: 700 Ventilators Delivered to Hungary in Two Days

In the past two days, 700…

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Coronavirus – Over 8,000 Companies Apply for Wage Support

More than 8,000 companies have applied…

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“Is this man a nationalist?” – Opinion Article about Romanian President in German Newspaper

“Struggles for power are part of…

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Ban on Disposable Plastic: Gov’t Withdraws Bill after 6 Days

On May 13th, the Ministry of…

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Fidesz MEP Trócsányi: Member States Starting to “Develop a Defence Mechanism” against EU Centralisation Efforts

Fidesz MEP László Trócsányi said in…

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Coronavirus: Talks with Ausra, Slovakia on Easing Border Restrictions

Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó discussed…

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Coronavirus: Zsira Border Crossing Open for Commuters between Hungary, Austria

The border crossing at Zsira has…

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Coronavirus: Air France, Finnair to Resume Flights to Budapest

French airlines Air France and Finnish…

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Coronavirus: Army Aims to Play Key Role in Job Creation, says Minister

By introducing special volunteer military reservist…

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