Thousands of Hungarians gathered on the streets of Budapest on Sunday afternoon to march in protest once again against the Hungarian government’s current policies, according to a report by online news portal 444.hu.
Hungaryʼs cash flow-based general government, excluding local councils, ran a HUF 121.5 billion deficit at the end of April, the Ministry for National Economy (NGM) confirmed in a second reading of data released today, according to state news agency MTI. The deficit reached 10.4% of the HUF 1.1664 trillion full-year target.
Europe, including Hungary, will face the potential of a dire skills shortage by 2050; 35% of core skills will have changed within three years, and Hungary itself will only create 50,000 new jobs between now and 2025, according to Annemarie Muntz, one of the most influential voices in the labor industry.
Hungarian road haulage company Wabererʼs International is preparing for a listing on the Budapest Stock Exchange in July, international business daily the Financial Times wrote on Monday, citing two sources said to be familiar with the plans, Hungarian news wire MTI reported.
The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion on Hungarian drugmaker Gedeon Richter’s application for cariprazine, a novel antipsychotic for the treatment of schizophrenia in adult patients, according to a press release sent to the Budapest Business Journal on Friday.