New Wave Media Group, owner of news portal Origo.hu, has purchased the rights to operate internet assets owned by Hungary’s state media corporation MTVA, reports 24.hu. New Wave Media will reportedly be responsible for representing and monetizing all MTVA websites, including hirado.hu, petofilive.hu, m4sport.hu, m5tv.hu, and mediaklikk.hu, in addition to managing mobile applications such as […]
Former liberal MP and member of the National Assembly’s national security committee József Gulyás discusses the slow return of Russian influence in Hungary.
Civil organizations vow to fight against the repressive bill.
The Fidesz-majority commission rejected all six questions submitted on behalf of new center-right party Új Kezdet.
The European Commission has asked the Office of the Prime Minister to provide an explanation for financial irregularities connected to an EU-funded project run jointly by the government and the National University of Public Service, reports 24.hu. The EC found that the university had used EU funds to pay for overpriced and unnecessary services in connection to the […]
An estimated 80,000 protesters took to the streets of Budapest Sunday to demonstrate against the government’s new higher education bill, which threatens to hinder the continued operation in Hungary of Central European University. The rally, one of the biggest since the anti-internet tax protests in 2014, began with a march from the Várkert Bazár in Buda, […]
The Russian company which owns the code has given user information to Russian security services in the past.
Slowly rising wages have not kept up with sharply increasing rent prices.
The former Fidesz-backed oligarch claims Orbán revealed plans to take over Hungary’s media.
The bill was proposed quietly amid uproar over Lex CEU and NGO laws.