All posts tagged Hungary

bdz new sleeping car
Latest
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 schedule took effect on December 14 2014. The train […]

South Stream ceremonial first welding in Serbia, in November 2013. Photo: gazprom.ru

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 ...

Viktor Orbán prime minister of Hungary

Dissenters tell Hungarian PM no need for internet tax consultation

November 9, 2014, by The Budapest Times

A national consultation will be launched in January on the subject of internet services, including the financial aspects, Hungarian prime minister Vik ...

viktor orban photo epp

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. Turno ...


  • Illustration: balkaneu.com
    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 […]

  • floods serbia photo EC ECHO EEAS EU Delegation BiH
    Uni joins effort to send flood relief to Balkans
    June 13, 2014, by The Budapest Times

    The Balkan flood has slipped out of the media spotlight but the devastation remains. Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia need billions of dollars for reconstruction after the catastrophe that killed […]