CEEMarketWatch

Press mood stories for Hungary

Aug 17, 2018 06:23GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Donald Trump sees ally in Viktor Orban (Magyar Idok)
[Finance minister] Mihaly Varga: Online billing can significantly reduce tax evasion (Magyar Idok)
Demand for occasional and seasonal workers increase (Magyar Idok)
Cleaning sector needs workers (Vilaggazdasag)
Hungary could be upgraded today (Vilaggazdasag)
Parliament discusses nursing fee, support for forex borrowers [on extraordinary session] (Vilaggazdasag)
It is more difficult to hide from tax authorities: Millions of accounts are seen by [tax administration] NAV (Vilaggazdasag)
Nearly 5mn tons of domestic wheat production (Vilaggazdasag)
Fuel prices increase (Vilaggazdasag)
[Ruling] Fidesz not to attend parliamentary session on nursing fee, forex loans (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 16, 2018 06:14GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Local government mandates of [nationalist] Jobbik diminish [defecting to new radical movement] (Magyar Idok)
Fuel consumption increases more than expected in H1 (Magyar Idok)
Hungarians still trust diesel despite VW scandal (Vilaggazdasag)
Number of people receiving employment support drops in 2017 (Vilaggazdasag)
SMEs in demand for further EU funds, financing for capacity expansion (Vilaggazdasag)
New York Times: Trump finally takes Orban seriously (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 15, 2018 06:09GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Reducing bureaucracy for quality public service (Magyar Idok)
[Nationalist] Jobbik silently to support DK [in Budapest district interim elections] (Magyar Idok)
[Agriculture minister] Istvan Nagy: Hungarian wheat can meet demand of 20mn people (Magyar Idok)
[Finance ministry state secretary] Agnes Hornung: Hungary can save billions of forints by moving to cashless payments (Magyar Idok)
Home buyers become interested in unpopular neighbourhoods due to demand, price hikes (Vilaggazdasag)
Small brewery production grows dynamically (Vilaggazdasag)
Importance of agriculture and food industry increases (Vilaggazdasag)
Only Poland grows more than Hungary (Vilaggazdasag)
Skyscraper ban is introduced in Hungary (Vilaggazdasag)
Government does not know exact amount of state aid to BMW (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Block 3 of Paks nuclear power plant stops due to technical failure (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 14, 2018 06:14GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Orban government understands importance of school healthcare promotion (Magyar Idok)
PM Viktor Orban meets Croatian PM [to discuss bilateral issues] (Magyar Idok)
There are few part-time workers in Hungary (Magyar Idok)
Cigarette prices to rise in September (Vilaggazdasag)
Significant wage differences in retail trade sector (Vilaggazdasag)
Some ships cannot reach Budapest due to low Danube level (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Hungarian rector conference objects to elimination of gender studies (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 13, 2018 06:13GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
[Parliamentary speaker] Laszlo Kover: We must strengthen our cultural identity (Magyar Idok)
Healthcare overview: There are problems everywhere (Magyar Idok)
Romanian concerns about Hungarian development funds [for border region cooperation and development] (Magyar Idok)
Taxation to become electronic and paperless (Magyar Idok)
[Nationalist] Jobbik disintegrates at record speed (Magyar Idok)
GDP growth may be above 4% (Vilaggazdasag)
HUF 5bn allocated to develop local settlements (Vilaggazdasag)
Not everyone in Debrecen happy with new BMW plant (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Fidesz wins in [interim mayor elections] in Felcsut (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 10, 2018 06:00GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
[Ex-leader of nationalist Jobbik] Vona admits: [Businessman] Simicska helped Jobbik [with media support] (Magyar Idok)
Wages have increased in all sectors [mostly in healthcare] (Magyar Idok)
Biggest healthcare development in country’s history begins (Magyar Idok)
Economic growth can present tangible benefits for Hungarian families (Magyar Idok)
PM Cabinet: This year is record for Hungarian tourism (Magyar Idok)
OTP’s profit exceeds expectations (Vilaggazdasag)
Strengthening competition has brought more banks to long-term, fixed-rate housing loans (Vilaggazdasag)
We can get better rating (Vilaggazdasag)
Some 2,000 more teachers are needed one month before school [year starts] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Many state secretaries earn more than ministers (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 09, 2018 06:17GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Fidesz has large, growing popularity lead [according to average pollster results] (Magyar Idok)
New development projects at Lake Balaton to begin (Magyar Idok)
Huge capacity egg farm to be built in Vas county (Magyar Idok)
Fidesz seeks challenger for [mayor] Laszlo Botka in Szeged (Magyar Idok)
Electricity and gas prices in Hungary are among cheapest in EU (Vilaggazdasag)
Domestic summer tourist season to continue longer this year (Vilaggazdasag)
Human resource ministry starts action plan for hospital management [after scathing audit office statement] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 08, 2018 05:51GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
[Technology minister] Laszlo Palkovics: SME involvement in rail freight transport is in their interest (Magyar Idok)
Credit rating agencies can recognise Hungarian results in August (Magyar Idok)
Passenger traffic at Budapest airport exceeds 1.5mn [people] in July (Magyar Idok)
[Socialist MSZP leader in Budapest] Zsolt Molnar is confident Budapest to have mayor from opposition (Magyar Idok)
Some 37% of companies modify their business strategy due to minimum wage hikes (Vilaggazdasag)
More and more people choose Debrecen airport (Vilaggazdasag)
Many companies still do not submit their billing information online to [tax administration] NAV (Vilaggazdasag)
Gasoline and diesel fuel get a bit of cheaper again (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Performance of Paks nuclear power plant deteriorates due to warm Danube waters (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 07, 2018 06:17GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
There is higher living standard in many regions (Magyar Idok)
New era to begin in public administration [bad and superfluous lengthy procedures to be eliminated] (Magyar Idok)
Hospital association to convene extraordinary meeting over financial problems (Magyar Idok)
Number of people in deprivation falls further (Magyar Idok)
Employers want social contributions to be reduced from January (Vilaggazdasag)
New opportunities for SMEs [state funding for competitiveness] (Vilaggazdasag)
Inflation remains high [in July] (Vilaggazdasag)
Most of new bank loans are used to purchase existing housing (Vilaggazdasag)
Magyar Idok to cease to exist, Magyar Nemzet to restart (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 06, 2018 06:25GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Fidesz: Soros’s journalists want to interfere in Hungarian politics (Magyar Idok)
It is a lie that police numbers are increasing (Magyar Idok)
Financial anarchy prevails in certain areas of healthcare [according to State Audit Office] (Magyar Idok)
Fewer fines on excise tax payments are imposed last year (Vilaggazdasag)
We spend 10% more on travelling (Vilaggazdasag)
Labour shortages can force higher-than-planned wage hikes at state-owned companies (Vilaggazdasag)
So much about VAT cuts: Bread and pork prices can rise in autumn (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
State to pay wages of BMW workers for five years [according to analyst expectations on amount of state aid] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 03, 2018 06:12GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
HirTV to return to its original values [with change of staff, ownership] (Magyar Idok)
Life expectancy should be increased (Magyar Idok)
There are less and less consumer protection breaches (Magyar Idok)
Hungarian cereal exports can grow due to drought in Europe (Magyar Idok)
New managers at helm of state-owned power company [MVM] and national utility company (Magyar Idok)
Hungary can rely on five gas sources (Vilaggazdasag)
Time for [monetary] tightening has not come yet (Vilaggazdasag)
Share of industry may slowly increase (Vilaggazdasag)
Viktor Orban went too far [EPP MEP from Sweden says] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Fidesz spends seventy times more on leasing cars than MSZP (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 02, 2018 05:35GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Goal is for Hungarians to live longer [ministry prepares public health programme] (Magyar Idok)
Debrecen housing market to be significantly boosted by BMW investment (Magyar Idok)
[Nationalist] Jobbik acknowledges its official campaign report [on money spent] does not correspond to reality (Magyar Idok)
Retail lending market remains strong (Vilaggazdasag)
Most [economically] active people are 40-44 years old (Vilaggazdasag)
Utility regulator approves ten-year development plan for gas infrastructure (Vilaggazdasag)
[Blue-chip, drug maker] Richter’s profit goes up (Vilaggazdasag)
Half a million homes are vacant in country
Right-wing media wars are over, Magyar Nemzet to be re-launched (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
State money to return to HirTV? [after channel sale to pro-government businessman] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Aug 01, 2018 06:33GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
BMW has chosen Hungary (Magyar Idok)
Corn yields expected to increase (Magyar Idok)
Local governments expect rules for calculating wage hikes (Magyar Idok)
[Czech] PPF Group buys also Hungarian [mobile operator] Telenor (Vilaggazdasag)
Cattle population grows steadily (Vilaggazdasag)
Wage hikes cuts into profits of listed companies (Vilaggazdasag)
Second generation of Audi Q3 to be produced in Gyor (Vilaggazdasag)
Whole thing is still in Victor’s mind [PM Orban does not share with anybody his vision about pending changes in September] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
We have real reason why BMW chooses Debrecen for new factory [international airport] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
[Budapest mayor] Tarlos not to run for another five-year mandate (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 31, 2018 06:12GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
PM [Orban] appoints Janos Fonagy as government commissioner [for cross-border transport cooperation] (Magyar Idok)
[State Audit Office] SAO: We control political party spending based on the law (Magyar Idok)
New hospitals to promise better care [three new hospitals to be built in Budapest] (Magyar Idok)
State debt manager [AKK] raises yields on retail securities (Vilaggazdasag)
[Finance ministry state secretary] Andras Tallai hopes online billing to generate HUF 10bn [of revenues to budget] (Vilaggazdasag)
Fuel prices increase again (Vilaggazdasag)
Irregular public procurement: Brussels may impose fine of HUF 150bn (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
We work hard for little money [Hungary lags in hourly pay country rankings] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 30, 2018 06:11GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
We need to build an era rather than a system [PM Viktor Orban says] (Magyar Idok)
Growth of Hungarian economy is at its peak [according to think tank GKI] (Magyar Idok)
Hungary to build modern army (Magyar Idok)
Monetary policy: Markets seem not to demand interest rate hikes anymore (Magyar Idok)
Some 40% of people working abroad make remittances (Vilaggazdasag)
Tax package to stimulate economy (Vilaggazdasag)
How much does a company win from good relations with government? (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Orban’s oligarchs are very weak in one thing – charity (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 27, 2018 06:53GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Victor Orban: Days of the EC are counted [claims decision for infringement procedure is not important as EC’s mandate expires] (Magyar Idok)
[Budapest mayor] Istvan Tarlos: Cooperation between government and city administration helps develop Budapest (Magyar Idok)
More and more people have access to medical care (Magyar Idok)
Government assistance for paying wages (Magyar Idok)
Fuel prices increase (Vilaggazdasag)
Refrigeration industry is struggling with frustration [labour shortages] (Vilaggazdasag)
Forint appreciated against euro (Vilaggazdasag)
Orban: No matter what the EC says (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 26, 2018 06:42GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Isolated Orban [opinion in response to claims of leftist press] (Magyar Idok)
Good times are coming for Hungarian hotels (Magyar Idok)
In one year, number of electronic payments grew by 20% (Magyar Idok)
Renewal of metro line 3 is well ahead (Magyar Idok)
Wizz Air keeps its annual profit target (Vilaggazdasag)
Small businesses are getting quick loans (Vilaggazdasag)
Telekom has further expanded its super-fast internet network (Vilaggazdasag)
Peter Szijjarto: We would also cooperate with Indians in water industry (Vilaggazdasag)
Hungarians go to work in Romania instead of public works (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Forint has strengthened slightly [this morning] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 25, 2018 06:34GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
[PM Orban says while visiting Montenegro] Hungary’s success is closed Balkan corridor [for migration] (Magyar Idok)
Another debt on Jobbik’s account (Magyar Idok)
There was no surprise from the central bank on Tuesday (Magyar Idok)
Another HUF 1.2bn for farm development this year (Magyar Idok)
[Minister of technology] Hungary does not agree with the current format of the EU budget (Magyar Idok)
Rationalisation facing the state institutions (Vilaggazdasag)
Competition for remaining subsidies [from 2014-2020 EU budget] (Vilaggazdasag)
AKK increases interest rates on several government securities (Vilaggazdasag)
HNB: Foring does not matter, only inflation is important (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
HUF 3.6bn have been collected from the companies [by chamber of commerce] but for what? (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 24, 2018 06:29GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Big money goes to Lake Balaton [total of HUF 217.4bn for developing area] (Magyar Idok)
Fidesz still the most popular party: Nezopont poll (Magyar Idok)
Large amounts of extraordinary help [allocated] to local governments (Magyar Idok)
Hungary’s airspace was full [record number of aircrafts passing over Hungary] (Vilaggazdasag)
MOL stock is ready to jump [analysts expect good Q2 for Hungarian blue chip companies] (Vilaggazdasag)
[Deputy FinMin] Andras Tallai: Tax reduction is a great factor (Vilaggazdasag)
The budget closed the half-year with a deficit of HUF 1,420bn (Vilaggazdasag)
State railway company is burning in another fever [not only fleet age, but also hygiene] (Vilaggazdasag)
By the end of June, 104% of annual deficit target reached (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Hungarians do not really want [nuclear plant] Paks II (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 23, 2018 06:23GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
[Chamber] Predictability is important for expanding housing construction (Magyar Idok)
[State secretary] Csaba Domotor: Future of Europe is at stake (Magyar Idok)
Expert: In EU forums, the Hungarian prime minister has a decisive role [commenting on allegations by opposition that Orban was isolated abroad] (Magyar Idok)
Domotor: There are more resources [in budget 2019] for each priority area (Magyar Idok)
[Oil and gas major] MOL is prepared for reduced demand for fuels (Vilaggazdasag)
International stock markets are not characterized by positive mood (Vilaggazdasag)
Public procurement for new super hospitals to be published within a week (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Market for new homes is under HUF 30mn [sales of expensive homes are slow] (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Less Hungarians are going on vacation on credit (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Jul 20, 2018 06:19GMT, Hungary, CEEMARKETWATCH.
Parliament to vote on budget of safe economic growth (Magyar Idok)
There is a lot of confusion in [liberal] LMP [after ethics committee ban on leader Bernadett Szel] (Magyar Idok)
Government continues education reforms (Magyar Idok)
Labour market needs flexibility (Magyar Idok)
Viktor Orban: We will further strengthen friendship between Hungary and Israel (Magyar Idok)
Egg exports increase (Vilaggazdasag)
[Foreign minister] Szijjarto: Hungarian-Israeli economic cooperation is of utmost importance (Vilaggazdasag)
Fuel prices decline (Vilaggazdasag)
Penalty can away MSZP MPs voting against their salary increase (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
Market for personal loans explodes (Heti Vilaggazdasag)
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