The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 43,600, with 2,316 new cases and 47 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) has been recognized as the best investment promotion agency in Central Eastern Europe and Turkey at the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), a high-profile international FDI event, state news wire MTI reports.
Much to the surprise of many, an international credit rating agency has improved Hungary’s outlook in the middle of the coronavirus crisis. However, analysts still predict a large scale setback for the economy and a slow recovery for the country.
In January–September 2020, the number of births was up 4.9% that of deaths 3.3% down compared to the corresponding period of 2019 according to preliminary data published by the Central Statistical Agency (KSH).
The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) announced its list of innovative entrepreneurs across Europe nominated for the EIT Awards 2020, featuring two Hungarian entries, according to a press release sent to the Budapest Business Journal.