GDP up by 1.1 percent in Q1

Hungary's GDP rose by an annual 1.1 percent in the first quarter, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said in a first reading of data on Tuesday. Adjusted for calendar year effects, GDP rose by 1.7 percent.

Guest nights climb 24.9 percent in March

Guest nights at commercial and private tourism accommodations in Hungary rose by 24.9 percent to 2,757,000 in March from the same period a year earlier, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Tuesday.

Industrial prices down by 3 percent in March

Industrial prices in Hungary dropped by an annual 3.0 percent in March, falling for the eighth month in a row after rising for years, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Tuesday.

March jobless rate 4.4 percent

Hungary's jobless rate was 4.4 percent in March, down from 4.6 percent in February, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Friday.

Gross wages climb 14 percent in February

The average gross wage in Hungary rose by an annual 14.0 percent to 605,400 forints (EUR 1540) in February, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Wednesday.

Varga: IMF says Hungary’s economy to return to growth this year

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts the Hungarian economy returning to growth this year and taking its place in the vanguard of the EU's growth performers next year, Mihaly Varga, the finance minister, said on Tuesday, adding that the IMF prognosis echoes that of ...