Industrial output up 1.8 percent in February

Headline industrial output rose by 1.8 percent in February 2024 compared with the same period last year, the Central Statistical Office said in a second reading of data on Friday.

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February inflation 3.6 percent

Annual inflation in Hungary was 3.6 percent in March, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Thursday. Month on month, prices rose by 0.8 percent.

March budget deficit HUF 2,321 billion

Hungary's cash-flow budget deficit was 2,321.4 billion forints at the end of March, the finance ministry said on Tuesday in a first release of data.

Retail sales up by 1.1 percent in February

Retail sales in Hungary grew by an annual 4.6 percent in February, 1.1 percent when adjusted for calendar year effects, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Friday.

Industrial output rebounds

Output of Hungary's industrial sector rose by an annual 1.8 percent in February, increasing for the first month in about a year, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said in a first reading of data on Friday.

Varga: China sees Hungary as regional financial hub

Financial cooperation is a fast-growing area of Hungarian-Chinese relations, Mihaly Varga, the finance minister, said on Wednesday after meeting banking heads in Beijing, noting that Hungary planned to issue a Panda bond in the second half of this year.

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Varga: China sees Hungary as regional financial hub

Financial cooperation is a fast-growing area of Hungarian-Chinese relations, Mihaly Varga, the finance minister, said on Wednesday after meeting banking heads in Beijing, noting that Hungary planned to issue a Panda bond in the second half of this year.

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GDP could be down by 6.4 pc in 2020

The GDP of Hungary could fall by 6.4 percent this year and economic trends could start to change from the second quarter of 2021 with a vaccine against the coronavirus possibly available by that time, Finance Minister Mihaly Varga said at an annual hearing ...

Jobless rate 4.5 percent in February

The jobless number in February was 213,000, 46,000 more than in the same month a year earlier, rising 1 percentage point to 4.5 percent, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Tuesday.