Search XpatLoop.com
Home / Headlines
Sunday 30 Aug 2015
|
 
Keystone Business Solutions
When

What
Where
Time

Click here to find a film
Find a film

I'm a
Seeking
Between
and years
For

Click here to register for the singles service
Find a partner


Currencies
Amount

From

To


= 430 HUF



Hungary referenda appears to fail


A controversial referendum in Hungary on citizenship rights seemed to fail Sunday due to low voter turnout, the BBC reported.
more current affairs news »

Referendum on ethnic citizenship splits Hungarians


Hungarians voted yesterday in a referendum on whether to offer citizenship to millions of ethnic Hungarians living outside the country, including more than 2m outside the European Union.
more current affairs news »

European press review


Events in Ukraine continue to dominate the European papers.
A Budapest daily takes everyone to task over the invalidated referendum on citizenship for ethnic Hungarians abroad.
Two German dailies comment on Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder's visit to China.
And in France a sniffer dog forgets to sniff!

more current affairs news »

Among new EU members, enthusiasm for the euro cools


FRANKFURT The euro is rising to record levels against the dollar, winning favor as a reserve currency in central banks of countries like Russia and China, and flexing its muscle in bond markets. Yet the currency, which has replaced marks, francs and other national currencies for 300 million Europeans since 2002, is not likely to reach the 75 million newest citizens of the European Union for several more years.
more  news »

Low cost airline Wizz Air secures EUR 25 million financing


Low cost airline Wizz Air announced on Friday that it has secured a EUR 25 million financing package from venture capital firm Indigo Partners and other European investors. The financing took the form of a long-term loan convertible into shares, CEO Jozsef Varadi said.

more business & finance news »

Greek Alpha Bank beats OTP in Jubanka tender


Beating Hungary's number one commercial bank OTP, Greek Alpha Bank will be allowed to buy Serbian bank Jubanka, daily Világgazdaság said on Monday, citing unofficial sources. The final result of the race is expected to be announced within a few days.

more business & finance news »

Miller Group opens in Hungary


MILLER GROUP, Britain’s largest privately owned building and construction company, has opened its first factory outlet in Hungary in a 50-50 joint venture with the Austrian bank Raiffeisen.
more business & finance news »

Hungary FinMin-cbank council may be enlarged by Jan


Hungarian Finance Minister Tibor Draskovics said on Thursday he expected parliament to discuss a proposed new central bank bill in two weeks, which may allow the rate-setting Monetary Council to be enlarged by January.

more business & finance news »

Hungary PM on defensive in citizenship referendum


Hungarians vote on granting citizenship to their ethnic kin living abroad in a plebiscite on Sunday that poses a risk to the rising popularity of Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsany and could upset Hungary's neighbours.

more current affairs news »

Hungary gas prices should be raised sharply-official


Hungarian household natural gas prices should be raised sharply, by double digits from January, due to rising import costs, Laszlo Varro chief economist of the Hungarian Energy Office said on Thursday.

more current affairs news »

Mixed success for Jamaica's teams


The Jamaica Under-20 team's Lance Rochester (left) is held on to by Hungary's Ferenc Soskuti in the Jamaica Invitational International Water Polo Tournament at the Stadium Pool yesterday. Hungary won 8-3.
more sports news »

Hungary's Malév cancels Vienna flights


After due consideration of load numbers and forecasts Hungary's national carrier Malév decided to terminate its Vienna flights effective Friday, the airline announced on Thursday.

more travel news »

A divided country: Hungary


Hungary is holding a referendum on Sunday to decide if ethnic Hungarians living abroad should be granted citizenship and if healthcare should stay in state hands. The population is divided, politicians are at serious odds with each other and pollsters say there is a chance that turnout may be too low for the referendum to be valid.

more current affairs news »

Government decides to soften Malev tender conditions


The government decided at its Wednesday meeting the soften the conditions for the sale of national airline Malev when the next tender is issued in the hopes of attracting more interest and closing a successful transaction, government spokeswoman Boglar Laszlo announced.

more business & finance news »

Government to use pension reform-corrected figures in EU convergence reports


The government accepted at its Wednesday meeting the updated version of the EU convergence report it sent to Brussels in May, finance minister Tibor Draskovics announced. The minister said that from now on, it will include budget deficit figures in the report that are corrected for the effect of pension reform, thus reducing the deficit figures.

more  news »





Page 493 of 551 «« « 90 180 280 370 460 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 550 » »»


0