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Lewis Hamilton takes the chequered flag at the Hungarian Grand Prix this Sunday | Tamás Kovács/MTI

Hungaroring: a ten-month makeover next year

Jul 30, 2018

Hungaroring, the site of the Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix car race is to be completely transformed after next year's event. According to the CEO of Hungaroring, it will be difficult to destroy and rebuild the place within ten months.

‘For a Sustainable Future’ prize | BCSDH

’For a Sustainable Future’ Prize 2018

Jul 10, 2018

The Business Council for Sustainable Development in Hungary has announced the ‘For a Sustainable Future’ prize in 2018, with the purpose of recognizing the achievements of leaders and companies on advancing Sustainable Development Goals.

ESA Director General Johann-Dietrich Wörner speaking in Budapest | Zsolt Szigetváry /MTI

Business incubation center opens in Budapest

Jul 2, 2018

The European Space Agency (ESA) in cooperation with the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) has opened a business incubation center in Budapest. It is to fund startups using space technology solutions in products and services developed for everyday life.

| HEINEKEN Hungária

HEINEKEN continues plastic-free glass campaign

Jun 11, 2018

Due to favorable consumer feedback, HEINEKEN Hungária decided to continue its campaign promoting plastic-free glassware launched in May. 93% of Hungarians prefer plastic degradable packaging, willing to pay more for environmentally friendly solutions.

Diplomats Polo Cup 2017 | Hungarian Polo Club

Diplomats Polo Cup this week-end

May 21, 2018

As it has been a tradition since 2005, the Diplomats Polo Cup in Hungary is held at the last week-end of May. The venue of the three-day BMW Diplomats Polo Cup is the Hungarian Polo Club in Tabajd in the Váli valley, southwest of Budapest.

TechGirls at the Bosch stand | Attila Kovács /MTI


May 17, 2018

This is already the secornd year that the 'TechGirls' series of events is organized by the German-Hungarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DUIHK). The aim of the series is to raise interest in technical and natural science studies among girls.

| Enterprise Hungary

Startup Campus V4 Global Tour in the U.S.

May 16, 2018

The Startup Campus V4 Global Tour journied across the United States East Coast this May May with five Hungarian health care startups having had the opportunity to validate themselves in the US market and to develop further cooperative relationships.

One of the celebrities supporting the diabetes education program

A drop of attention

May 15, 2018

Hungarian celebrities will also be involved in the new primary school diabetes education program. The aim of the initiative is to spread comprehensive knowledge of this condition and that children with diabetes are accepted in schools.

The 2018 March of the Living in Budapest | Márton Mónus /MTI

March of the Living in Budapest

May 14, 2018

In commemoration of the victims of the Holocaust, thousands of people walked across the river Danube and along the embankment of the river in the traditional 'March of the Living'. Speakers of the event talked about the importance of rememberance.

Europe Day in Budapest | Balázs Mohai /MTI

Europe Day celebrated

May 14, 2018

On the 14th anniversary of Hungary's accession to the European Union, a day-long festival was held in Budapest this Sunday. It was for the fifth time that a running race also took place - this time, the distance was 14 kilometers.

The President od the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Hungarian academy calls for changes in education

May 7, 2018

Education is held by the General Assembly of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences among the most important tasks of the Hungarian state - the Academy's decision-making body declared in its resolution with a majority of over 80%.

| Heineken

Plastic cup free May campaign

May 4, 2018

Four catering places in Budapest will break with the tradition of plastic cups and start offering beer in biodegradable, plant-based cups. With the spreading of environment-friendly Polylactic Acid (PLA) cups, the carbon footprint of companies may be reduced.


Hungarian winner at Global Legal HACKATHON

May 4, 2018

Rapid development of solutions for improving the legal industry world-wide is the goal of the Global Legal Hackathon competition where the winner this year in the private sector category was Revealu, an application from Hungary.

| Dávid Harangozó

Budapest Beer Week announced

Apr 24, 2018

This year, the Budapest Beer Week (BPBW) 2018 International Beer Festival will be held for the first time in the Hungarian capital from May 20 to 27 with 160 different beers of more than 40 international craft breweries from 16 countries.

The unveiling of the Smolensk memorial in Budapest | Gergely Botár/

Smolensk memorial in Budapest

Apr 6, 2018

A memorial to the former Polish president Lech Kaczyñski and the other victims of the Smolensk (Russia) tragedy in 2010 was unveiled in Budapest this Friday in the presence of Jaroslaw Kaczyñski, the brother of Lech Kaczynski.

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