The Hungarian state has purchased a collection of 520 documents pertaining to the aristocratic Hungarian Batthyány family, stored for the past 75 years in Vienna, for 5.6 million euros.
A lawmaker of opposition LMP on Monday called on the government to raise the wages of employees working in elderly care. Péter Ungár cited data of a survey covering 25 European countries, which showed that Hungary spends 0.4% of its GDP on care for elderly citizens, far below the average 1.1%.
One patient died over the weekend, while 155 new coronavirus infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday.
A government programme aiming to help families with new babies has so far eased the mortgage burden of some 30,000 families, the minister in charge of family affairs said.
Spar chainstore withdraws three ice creams from the market due to ethylene oxide contamination, the company said on its website. Bounty, Twix and Snickers ice creams have been recalled.
Hungary will send an astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) by 2025, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said.
Health-care employees staged a demonstration in Budapest to protest for the restoration of their public employee status and a 30% wage hike.
After this week’s heatwave, thunderstorms and hail are expected in the next few days.
In order to curb further waves of the coronavirus epidemic and protect patients, healthcare workers are now required to take the vaccine, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Thursday night, indicating that a government decree will soon be available in the Hungarian Gazette.
We will close the month of July with another significant increase in fuel prices, writes Holtankoljak.hu. On Friday, the average price of petrol will rise by HUF 5 gross, bringing it to a historic record level. The average price of 95 petrol will be HUF 454. The price of diesel will not remain the same […]