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How sick euro area slowdown will make Hungary and CEE?

June 20, 2019, 2:26 pm
Whereas bad and even worse macroeconomic releases have been piling up in Western Europe, the Central and Eastern European region shows quite a convincing resilience, without signs of slowdown. Analysts... 

Hungary puts pedal to the metal, catches up with CEE

April 23, 2019, 1:10 pm
Is the Hungarian economy skyrocketing? Or is it totally lagging behind? Well, it depends on how we look at it. In the story below, we are presenting how the Hungarian economy fared compared to other countries... 

OTP seen profiting greatly from Hungary's monetary tightening

February 13, 2019, 4:57 pm
Hungary’s OTP Bank is the top pick for Morgan Stanley in Central and Eastern Europe, as its economist expects significant tightening of Hungarian interbank rates in the medium term. MS reiterated... 

Fitch sees strong resilience by CEE banks to expected economic slowdown

December 4, 2018, 3:57 pm
Fitch Ratings has a Stable Outlook on Central and eastern European (CEE) banks, saying it should be resilient to the expected moderation of economic growth across the region. It has a Positive Outlook... 

Takeover of Telenor's CEE assets concludes

August 1, 2018, 9:20 am
PPF announced at the end of March that it is taking over the telecommunication assets of Telenor in Central and Eastern Europe, specifically in Bulgaria, Hungary, Montenegro and Serbia. The transaction... 

EU funding for Hungary to be cut significantly, draft document shows

May 29, 2018, 9:10 am
Central and Eastern European countries should expect their EU funding to drop 23% to 24% in the next programming period, the Financial Times reported, citing draft documents prepared for Tuesday’s... 

Collapse or success story? - Hungary's economic performance since 2000

March 31, 2018, 5:56 pm
Although it took Hungary a long time to recover from the crisis, and it cannot exactly brag about its economic performance shown since 2008 in regional comparison, the last five years were not bad at all.... 

Moody's:CEE bank CFOs expect to see rising credit demand

February 8, 2018, 1:34 pm
Chief financial officers at Central and Eastern European banks expect a benign operating environment this year will support continued credit growth, as well as stable loan performance and capital levels... 

China pledges over USD 3 bn funding for CEE investment projects

November 27, 2017, 11:49 am
China Development Bank is to ensure two billion euros for the funding of Central and Eastern European investment projects in scope of a co-operation between the region and China, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang... 

Major Chinese-Hungarian investment project reaches milestone - Orbán

November 27, 2017, 10:20 am
Financial co-operation will be managed as a priority issue at today’s meeting, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said before the China-CEE summit on Monday. He has announced a new important step... 

University directors call on Hungary's Orbán cabinet to withdraw 'lex CEU'

April 10, 2017, 12:40 pm
Directors of London School of Economics, Hardvard University and University College London called on Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s government in a joint letter to reconsider and withdraw... 

Hungarian economy ranked among the weakest in EU

February 14, 2017, 3:35 pm
Due to the modest fourth-quarter GDP growth data Hungary was pushed to the lower third of the European Union ranking. Overall, Hungary’s Q4 economic performance lags behind the EU average both on... 

Hungary lags far behind CEE peers in terms of growth

December 6, 2016, 2:15 pm
Although Central and Eastern European economics did not show robust growth figures for the third quarter of 2016, Hungary had the weakest results in annual comparison, data by Eurostat, the statistical... 

Should Hungary be worried about Trump?

November 10, 2016, 11:06 am
Central European economies appear to be less affected by Republican Donald Trump snatching victory in a stunner in the US presidential election than other EM economies, Citigroup said in a research note.... 

Hungary is behind in labour cost convergence in CEE

January 22, 2016, 2:00 pm
Although labour costs in Central and Eastern Europe have risen over the past decade they are still solidly attractive for investors. J.P. Morgan said in a recently published research note. The rise, however... 

"Pole and Hungarian, two good friends" - But could be better

July 28, 2015, 1:36 pm
Economic co-operation between the Visegrad Four countries should be enhanced and they should also promote Central Europe jointly, said Wojciech Kowalczyk , Secretary of State at Poland’s Ministry... 

Economic growth, stable debt levels in CEE to help offset external risks - Moodys

April 22, 2015, 1:55 pm
Citing from its latest sovereign outlook report for Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) Moody's Investors Service said on Wednesday steady economic growth and stabilised debt trends underpin the stable outlook... 

Hungary wins European growth race in the finish of 2014

February 13, 2015, 4:44 pm
Hungary’s economic growth was the highest in the European Union in annual terms, and the second-highest on a quarterly basis in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to data published by now on Friday.... 

The party is over for business in Eastern Europe, Austrians say

September 1, 2014, 5:02 pm
For Austrian companies the party in central and eastern Europe (CEE) is over - or at least postponed for years - after decades of investing and raking in huge profits in a region now spawning write-offs... 

Hungary shows same economic growth as Poland in January-March

May 15, 2014, 11:52 am
First-quarter GDP figures for Central and Eastern Europe paint a mixed picture of the region. The Hungarian and the Polish economies grew the fastest in quarterly terms (both by 1.1% swda), whereas the... 
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