EPP suspends Fidesz and Orbán’s village is getting an artificial lake and an island

– In February, the Hungarian government launched an “information” campaign featuring posters targeting billionaire and liberal George Soros and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker (see the February edition of What’s Up Hungary?). The government also sent letters to … Continue reading EPP suspends Fidesz and Orbán’s village is getting an artificial lake and an island

Hungary is “partly free”, and government launches campaign against the European Commission

– On January 30th, workers of the Audi factory in Győr, Northwest Hungary, won an 18% wage increase, ending a six-day strike. The factory is one of the biggest industrial hubs of the country, with more than 13,000 employees, of … Continue reading Hungary is “partly free”, and government launches campaign against the European Commission