BUDAPEST Around 1,000 people rallied outside the Hungarian Academy of Science (HAS) on Thursday to protest against government moves to overhaul the institution, which scientists say is the latest threat to academic independence.
BUDAPEST/WARSAW Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday his nationalist Fidesz party may leave Europe's main conservative group over a row about anti-EU election campaigning.
BUDAPEST Hungary's ruling Fidesz party will replace its anti-Brussels billboards after the European Parliament's main center-right group threatened to expel it from its ranks, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff said on Thursday.
BUDAPEST Hungary's central bank left interest rates steady at record lows on Tuesday as it prepared the ground for a shift away from years of ultra-loose monetary policy in response to inflationary pressure - possibly at its next meeting in March.
* March inflation report will send policy signal - Governor
(Updates with rate decision, analyst comment, market reaction)
* Next central bank policy meeting due on Feb 26
BUDAPEST U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo cautioned allies on Monday against deploying equipment from Chinese telecoms giant Huawei on their soil, saying it would make it more difficult for Washington to "partner alongside them". | Video
BUDAPEST When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Hungary, Slovakia and Poland this week he wants to make up for a lack of U.S. engagement that opened the door to more Chinese and Russian influence in central Europe, administration officials say.
BUDAPEST, Feb 11 When Secretary of State Mike
Pompeo visits Hungary, Slovakia and Poland this week he wants to
make up for a lack of U.S. engagement that opened the door to
more Chinese and Russian influence in central Europe,
administration officials say.
BUDAPEST Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban announced new tax and loan benefits for families on Sunday as part of his government's efforts to increase the birth rate while holding a hard line against immigration.