- 5 Nov 2018 8:22 AM
Parliament on Wednesday voted to extend the period employers may account overtime for the purpose of calculating wages and rest days from twelve months to three years, and to raise the upper threshold for annual overtime from 250 to 400 hours.
Changes to the labour code now before parliament have been designed to serve the interests of employees, the prime minister told commercial television ATV.
The prime minister has probably flown aboard Hungarian bank OTP’s private jet (worth approx. HUF 11 billion) to soccer matches and official meetings several times.
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, in his regular Friday interview to public broadcaster Kossuth Radio, said the European Parliament was in need of “new blood”.