PPI edges down to 41.7 percent in October

Hungary's industrial producer price index rose by an annual 41.7 percent in October, slowing down from a 42.7 percent increase in the previous month, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Wednesday.

Economic development minister welcomes low number of job seekers

The government's action plan introduced "to counterbalance Brussels's ill-advised sanctions" has stood the test and managed to save jobs, the minister of economic development said on Tuesday, referring to the latest monthly report by the National Employment Service (NFSz).

Investment volume up by 7.7 percent in Q3

Investment volume in Hungary rose by an annual 7.7 percent in the third quarter, edging down from a 7.8 percent annual increase in Q2, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Monday.

Jobless rate at 3.6 percent in October

Hungary's jobless rate was 3.6 percent in October, edging down from 3.8 percent in the previous month and from 3.9 percent twelve months earlier, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Friday.

Real wages down by 1.9 percent y/y in September

Real wages in Hungary fell by an annual 1.9 percent in September, as double-digit nominal wage growth couldn't keep up with a CPI that edged over 20 percent, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Thursday.