All posts tagged Hungary

February 10, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Nine Bulgarians allegedly running a large-scale illegal cigarette factory near Hungary’s capital Budapest were arrested in a police operation that also confiscated enough tobacco to produce 1.5 million packets of […]

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2014 in CEE: From Sochi to MH17 to South Stream

December 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

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Bulgarian state railways announces new Sofia – Budapest trains

December 14, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ has included in its new schedule two “fast trains” connecting Sofia and Budapest via Romania. The new schedul ...

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South Stream cancellation causes flurry of reactions in South-Eastern Europe

December 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russian president Vladimir Putin’s announcement, in Ankara on December 1, that Moscow would scrap it plans to build the South Stream gas pipelin ...

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    Hungary: Only Jobbik satisfied as Fidesz marches on
    October 17, 2014, by The Budapest Times

    Hungary’s local elections on October 12 delivered few surprises as Fidesz consolidated its power and the left-wing conceded ground to Jobbik. Turnout, at 44 per cent was lower than the 46 […]

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    Hungarians in Romania launch bid for territorial autonomy
    August 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Democratic Union of Magyars in Romania (UDMR), the sole party representing the Hungarian ethnic minority in the Romanian parliament, will soon submit a bill that proposes the creation of […]