After Berlin, Oberhausen, Istanbul and Manchester in Europe, the next Legoland Discovery Center is set to be opened in Nyíregyháza, northeast Hungary, the city that also hosts Lego’s Hungarian plant, city Mayor Ferenc Kovács announced in a Facebook post, according to Hungarian online news portal index.hu.
The Hungarian government has issued a recommendation proposing the withdrawal of Budapest’s bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, the Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister informed national wire service MTI. In it, governing party Fidesz appears to blame opposition parties for the outcome of the capital’s bid.
Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) President Róbert Ésik talks to the Budapest Business Journal about another record-breaking year in attracting FDI to the country.
The U.S. Embassy in Hungary rejects speculation that it may have tried to overthrow the Orbán government, Cultural Attaché Richard Damstra told Népszava, addressing statements made yesterday by György Matolcsy, governor of the National Bank of Hungary (MNB), regarding an unspecified NATO ally that Hungarian media speculated to be the United States.
Hungary’s retail sales increased by 2.8% according to raw data, and by 3.3% adjusted for calendar effects, in 2016 overall compared to the preceding year, Hungary’s Central Statistical Office (KSH) said today in a first release of data.