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June 2017

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Multimedia fountain on Budapest's Margaret Island | Zoltán Balogh /MTI

Multimedia fountain on Margaret Island

Jun 30, 2017

A multimedia fountain and Budapest's first 'light garden' were inaugurated on Margaret Isalnd on the river Danube this Friday. The municipal council voted earlier this month to enhance the light and water show elements of the musical fountain.

Anna Maria Staskiewicz and Bartosz Koziak | Dávid Harangozó

V4 Presidency concert

Jun 29, 2017

The Polish duo of Anna Maria Staskiewicz - Bartosz Koziak playing in the Budapest Music Center on Thursday evening at a concert held on the occasion of Hungary taking over the presidency of the Visegrád Four (V4) Group from Poland.

The statue of Henryk Slawik and József Antall Sr. in Budapest | Tibor Illyés/MTI

Hungarian-Polish statue unveiled

Jun 28, 2017

A monument commemorating the cooperation of Poland's Henryk Slawik and József Antall Sr, the father of the late Hungarian premier József Antall, who cooperated protecting Polish refugees in Hungary in World War II, has been unveiled in Budapest.

An  An-2M type aeroplane in the Aeropark in Budapest | Zoltán Balogh /MTI

Aeropark reopens at Budapest Airport

Jun 27, 2017

The open-air museum Aeropark, expanded and relocated within the territorry of Budapest Airport, has re-opened to the public. It presents a unique collection of aeroplanes from the history of Hungarian civilian aviation.

Participants of the OECD Productivity Forum in the Pest Vigadó event center | Zoltán Balogh /MTI

OECD forum in Budapest

Jun 26, 2017

The 3rd Global Forum on Productivity organized by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development fostering international co-operation between public bodies and promoting productivity-enhancing policies has opened in Budapest.

Chain Bridge in Budapest lit for International Yoga Day | Balázs Mohai/MTI

Indian cultural festival in Hungary

Jun 26, 2017

The Embassy of India organized the 2nd edition of ‘Ganga-Danube: Cultural Festival of India’ and 3rd International Day of Yoga in 15 cities and towns in Hungary this past week-end. All programs were open to the public, free of charge.

Production at Diehl Aircabin Hungary Ltd. | source: Diehl Aircabin Hungary Ltd.

Diehl Aircabin investment in Hungary

Jun 23, 2017

German aviation industry supplier Diehl Aircabin is expanding its existing capacities in Nyírbátor, NE Hungary with an investment of EUR 120 million (appr. HUF 37 billion). the Hungarian government is providing HUF 1.38 billion in funding.

In the fountain at Széll Kálmán square in Budapest | Balázs Mohai/MTI

Heat alert in Hungary

Jun 22, 2017

A second-degree heat alert has been issued for Hungary by Deputy State Secretary Tamás Szentes, who also acts as Chief Medical Officer.The waring is effective to midnight next Monday based on a forecast by the National Meteorological Service.

President and CEO of Siemens Co. Ltd. Dale A. Martin speaking at the ceremony | Zoltán Máthé/MTI

New Siemens turbine blade plant expansion

Jun 21, 2017

Siemens expanding its gas and steam turbine blade plant at its Power and Gas plant facility in Budapest with an investment of EUR 32.5 million (some HUF 10 billion). The expansion is planned to create 150 new jobs for technicians.


Hungary's e-tail sector shifts into higher gear

Jun 20, 2017

Hungary’s online retail trade closed an excellent year in 2016. According to a report by eNET, Hungarian webshops generated HUF 427 billion (about EUR 1.39 billion) in turnover, more than 5% of the total national retail trade volume.

V4 summit in Warsaw | Szilárd Koszticsák/MTI

Hungary takes over V4 presidency

Jun 19, 2017

This Monday, following a meeting between the prime ministers of the Visegrád (V4) Group and those of the BeNeLux countries in the Polish capital, Warsaw, Poland officially handed over the presidency of the V4 group to Hungary.


2nd Ganges-Danube: Cultural Festival of India

Jun 16, 2017

To further strenghten the bonds of bilateral cultural relations between India and Hungary, Embassy of India is organizing the cultural festival 2nd Ganges-Danube: Cultural Festival of India on June 24 and 25, 2017 in fourteen cities of Hungary.

Work at GE Power and Water in Verseegyház

GE Veresegyház plant increases efficiency

Jun 14, 2017

General Electric is on its way to transform from a traditional industrial company (manufacturing machines and equipment) to a digital industrial company. Its Veresegyház factory enhances its production efficiency using its own digital technologies.

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