• WWF Big Jump 2017: Let’s Jump Together For The Living Rivers On 9 July

    WWF Big Jump 2017: Let’s Jump Together For The Living Rivers On 9 July

    • 23 Jun 2017 9:00 AM

    On the 9th of July, at 3pm Hungary joins the celebrations of Big Jump with the biggest splash in the region. Big Jump aims at reconciliating people with their rivers. This project will induce the citizens to reconquer their rivers and wetlands and will revive the powerful links that used to bind people to these spaces.

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  • Super Sour Cherry Introduced

    Super Sour Cherry Introduced

    • 23 Jun 2017 9:00 AM

    Horticultural researchers of the state institute MKSZN are introducing a new type of sour cherry they developed called Pipacs 1 (Poppy 1).

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  • Hungary’s First 'Victim Help Centre' Opens In Central Budapest

    Hungary’s First 'Victim Help Centre' Opens In Central Budapest

    • 22 Jun 2017 12:30 PM

    This new 'help centre for victims' is located in Wesselényi Street in Budapest’s 7th district, and was recently opened after a launch event attended by Justice Minister László Trócsányi. The centre’s mission is to offer personalised help to all victims, he said. Help will be offered by way of providing protection, information about victims’ rights and possibilities and psychological support, he added.

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  • Opposition DK Calls On Parliament Speaker ‘To Stop Lying’ About Hungarian Health Care

    Opposition DK Calls On Parliament Speaker ‘To Stop Lying’ About Hungarian Health Care

    • 22 Jun 2017 8:54 AM

    The opposition Democratic Coalition has called on the parliamentary speaker “to stop lying” about a high standard of Hungarian health care. Party lawmaker Lajos Oláh responded to Kövér speaking about the “world class potential” of Hungary’s health care at a gala dinner opening a conference of health ministers from central and Eastern Europe and China in Budapest on Sunday evening.

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  • Budapest To Host China, Europe Health Conference

    Budapest To Host China, Europe Health Conference

    • 20 Jun 2017 12:00 PM

    More than 200 Chinese health officials and representatives of 15 European countries will participate at a health conference starting in Budapest on Monday. The event will be opened by China‘s Deputy Premier Liu Yandong and Health and Family Planning Minister Li Bin together with their Hungarian counterparts Zsolt Semjén and Zoltán Balog, human resources ministry state secretary Bence Rétvári said at a background briefing.

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  • Hungarian Dentists Set To Strike September 4-6

    Hungarian Dentists Set To Strike September 4-6

    • 20 Jun 2017 4:16 AM

    Klubrádió and 24.hu report that dentists are threatening to strike from September 4-6 if they cannot reach an agreement with the government. The strike period, which organizers hope would draw attention to the lack of funding for dentists, would see only emergency services provided at Hungary’s state dentistry offices.

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