News from Hungary

18-03-2014 00:56 AM
Hungary seeks energy and farming cooperation
Hungary is seeking cooperation with Saudi Arabia in the energy and agriculture sectors, according to the country’s ambassador. In an exclusive inte...
10-03-2014 01:36 AM
Hungary's farmland clampdown risks new conflict with EU
Austrian farmers working in Hungary could be forced off their land under new laws initiated by Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a prospect that angers Vie...
22-11-2012 09:02 AM
Local farmers enraged by Hungary land-lease scheme
When Hungary launched a programme to lease out swathes of state-owned farmland last year, sheep farmer Andras Varadi saw an opportunity to expand the ...
08-06-2012 09:23 AM
Hungary economic output decreases
Hungary’s gross domestic product decreased by 1.2% quarter on quarter in January-March 2012, according to revised seasonally adjusted figures released...
17-01-2012 11:13 AM
Orban announces new agricultural plan
Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday presented a new national agriculture strategy which seeks to "protect farmland and water supplies".
31-08-2011 10:20 AM
Hungary to launch revolving credit scheme
Hungary’s government will launch a program on September 1 that gives farmers revolving credit lines up to HUF 25 million, Rural Development Mini...