András Heisler, president of Hungary’s Jewish federation Mazsihisz, has sent a letter to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán thanking him for the government’s backing of Hungary’s organisation of the 15th European Maccabi Games, the PM’s press chief said.
Hungary has sent new police contingents to help local forces patrol the borders in North Macedonia and Serbia, the national police said.
Hungary’s public debt stood at 68.7% of GDP at the end of June, down from 70.0% of GDP at the end of March, the National Bank of Hungary said concerning preliminary data of Hungary’s financial accounts.
The Hungarian director Réka Szabó’s documentary “The Euphoria of Being” has won the grand prize of the Critics’ Week of the Locarno Film Festival, the Hungarian National Film Fund told MTI.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed his government’s greetings to Hungary marking the August 20 national holiday.
Bangladeshi Siamese twins conjoined at the head who were successfully separated by a team of Hungarian doctors early in August have years of rehabilitation ahead of them, the physicians who headed the series of medical procedures, dubbed “Operation Freedom”, said at an update of the girls’ condition in Budapest over the weekend.
The Hungarian Meteorology Service has issued first and second level weather warnings for Wednesday afternoon because of heatwave and thunderstorms.
Debrecen police is looking for a 13-year-old girl who went missing on 26 June 2019.
Hungarian families’ spending on back-to-school supplies is little changed from two years ago, according to a survey by online marketplace Vatera.
Szombathely will host its Savaria Historical Festival evoking the historical past and ancient traditions of the city founded in the Roma times between August 22 and 25, the organisers have said.