Why are so many refugees flooding into Hungary and what happens when they get here? What can foreign firms do if the government says it wants to use taxes to give an advantage to local companies? What are the options for foreign parents seeking a school for their children? Find the answer to these and other questions in the latest biweekly edition of the BBJ, out now!
Amnesty International (AI) issued a statement yesterday urging the Hungarian Parliament to reconsider efforts to criminalize the act of entering Hungary illegally, saying that this interference with entry by asylum seekers would violate several international treaties on refugees to which Hungary is a signatory.
The Budapest Business Journal joins refugees as they head for the camps that they hope will be their homes for a while.
Nearly 20% of customers visiting shopping centers are going there to visit food vendors, a survey by global real estate advisor CBRE conducted with Median Research Institute in the Pólus Shopping Center in district 15 of Budapest reveals, according to a press release issued today.
The number of permits issued for new home construction in Hungary saw a year-on.year rise of 39.2%, reaching 5,581, in the first half of this year, while new permits were issued for a total area of 614,600 sqm, up 36%, a report by Hungary’s Central Statistical Office revealed today.