Police

Foreign National Gets Suspended Jail Term for Attempting to Bribe Border Official

A court in Nyíregyháza, in north-eastern Hungary, has sentenced a dual Romanian-Ukrainian citizen to a suspended prison term of one year for attempting to bribe a border officer, the head of the central investigating prosecutor’s office said.

Nigerian Man Caught with 1 kg of Drugs in His Body at Budapest Airport

A Nigerian national was detained at Budapest’s Liszt Ferenc International Airport after he was caught trying to smuggle almost 1kg of cocaine and heroin into Hungary in his body, the tax and customs office (NAV) said.

Culture

International Contemporary Dance Festival to Go Ahead in Veszprém in September

An International Contemporary Dance Festival will be held in Veszprém with foreign performers between September 6 and 10, the organisers told a press conference.

TV Film to Mark Memorial Day of Roma Holocaust

A television film will be premiered in Budapest’s Art+Cinema movie theatre on Saturday, the eve of the Memorial Day of the Roma Holocaust, organisers said.

Blue Ribbon Sail Boat Competition on Lake Balaton

The 52nd Blue Ribbon Sail Boat Competition was organized on 30 July 2020 on Lake Balaton.