Budapestʼs Ferenc Liszt International Airport has received an official certificate verifying its carbon-neutrality, making it the only airport in the CEE region to meet the strict relevant environmental requirements, according to a press release sent to the Budapest Business Journal.
Consumer prices in Hungary rose 2.7% year-on-year in December, continuing to slow after an acceleration that lasted for much of the year, show the latest data from the Central Statistical Office (KSH). Consumer prices were up 2.8% on average over the year 2018.
Hungary’s inflation showed a decline after accelerating for eight months, and was lower than the consensus expectation of analysts. At the same time, the Central Statistical Office revised third-quarter GDP data, and the industrial output in October that exceeded expectations will surely contribute to an even better growth figure for 2018.
The majority of company leaders say that the utilization of blockchain technology in business provides a clear competitive edge, yet only a third have started using it, as many are still looking for possibilities to apply the technology, according to a survey by Big Four company Deloitte.
Moodyʼs Investors Service has released a report about the CEE regionʼs economic outlook for the year 2019, saying that the regionʼs growth is strong, but somewhat slowing, while the tightening of global funding conditions may pose challenges, according to a press release sent to the Budapest Business Journal.