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Hungary stands by land law in face of infringement procedure

July 7, 2015, 12:14 pm
Hungary will defend its land law even if it has to go to court, Attila István Simon, state secretary of the farm ministry said yesterday, commenting on the European Union having launched two infringement... 

Hungary Mol receives goods news from Europe's highest court

June 4, 2015, 11:12 am
Europe's highest court has rejected on Thursday a decision by European Union regulators ordering Hungary to claw back about 100 million euros in state aid granted to Hungarian oil and gas group Mol in... 

Commission takes Hungary to court to ensure non-discrimination for notaries

April 29, 2015, 1:48 pm
The European Commission has decided to take Hungary to the EU Court of Justice because the country only allows Hungarian nationals to take up and practice the profession of notary in Hungary, thus excluding... 

RTL Group sees turning to Commission justified as Hungary passes new tax package

November 19, 2014, 4:37 pm
RTL Group said on Wednesday an increase in a Hungarian media tax confirmed that it had made the right decision to take the issue to the European Commission. Hungary’s Parliament passed the new regulation... 

ECJ rules in case of Hungarian FX borrower vs. OTP Bank

April 30, 2014, 12:20 pm
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has on Wednesday issued its judgment in a landmark case of a Hungarian foreign currency borrower against OTP Bank. The issue affects the exchange rate gap and also... 

European Court rules in case of Hungarian FX borrower vs. Raiffeisen

April 28, 2014, 8:59 am
The European Court of Justice has reached a decision in a case launched by a Hungarian foreign currency borrower against a bank, local daily Magyar Nemzet reported on Monday. The ECJ ruled that a Hungarian... 

Hungary faces EU Court lawsuit over luncheon voucher monopoly

April 16, 2014, 10:49 pm
As indicated earlier, the European Commission has progressed one of the ongoing infringement procedures against Hungary to the European Court of Justice - specifically, the one dealing with holiday and... 

Hungary infringes EU law by exempting small-scale spirits production from excise duty

April 10, 2014, 10:34 am
In exempting the private production of small quantities of spirits from excise duty, Hungary has infringed EU law, the European Court of Justice has ruled on Thursday. Where spirits manufactured by a distillery... 

Hungary's Supreme Court not to rule on FX mortgages before autumn - paper

April 9, 2014, 8:47 am
Although the Hungarian government is awaiting a decision by the Curia on foreign currency mortgages by the end of May after a 30 April ruling by European Court of Justice, the Hungarian Supreme Court will... 

Hungary FX loan relief scheme to be conceived by end of next term at the latest - MP

March 19, 2014, 9:32 am
Fidesz can make a promise that after a decision by the Constitutional Court and the Curia a solution to the problem of foreign currency loans can be found by the end of the next [governing] cycle, an MP... 

EU court adviser gives non-binding opinion on Hungarian FX loans

February 12, 2014, 10:32 am
Hungary’s national courts are entitled to change unfair clauses in foreign-currency denominated loans, an adviser to the European Union’s top court said in a case that may affect about USD... 

EU court quashes Commission decision on state aid repayment for Hungary's MOL

November 12, 2013, 3:20 pm
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has announced on Tuesday that it had annulled a decision by the European Commission, the executive arm of the European Union, to recover state aid granted to Hungarian... 

Hungary Magyar Telekom issues profit warning over approved tax hikes

June 27, 2013, 2:36 pm
Bad news hit Hungar’s Magyar Telekom on Thursday. Firstly, lawmakers have passed the government’s tax hike proposals that were unveiled last week. Secondly, the European Court of Justice ruled... 

Commission takes Hungary to Court over luncheon vouchers

June 20, 2013, 12:32 pm
The European Commission has decided to bring Hungary before the Court of Justice of the European Union to contest its legislation on issuing luncheon, leisure and holiday vouchers. EC takes Hungary... 

Possible negative EU Court ruling on Hungary telco tax to hit only 2014 budget

May 22, 2013, 3:25 pm
The soonest the European Commission can rule in an infringement case against Hungary over the country’s telecommunications tax is the spring of 2014, local weekly Figyelő learned on Wednesday. This... 

Hungary ready to face European Court of Justice over two excise tax rates on alcohol

May 2, 2013, 8:47 am
Hungary still does not wish to amend its excise tax law despite the launch of infringement proceedings by the European Commission. The Economy Ministry said in a statement that local excise tax regulations... 

Commission refers Hungary to Court over tax exemption of pálinka

February 21, 2013, 1:49 pm
The European Commission has on Thursday decided to refer Hungary to the European Court of Justice for granting an exemption from excise duty to the production of fruit distillates (pálinka). Hungary... 

EU Court says Hungary discriminates judges on grounds of age

November 6, 2012, 11:01 am
The European Court of Justice has ruled on Tuesday that the radical lowering of the retirement age for Hungarian judges constitutes unjustified discrimination on grounds of age. “That measure... 

Hungary telecom tax awaits European Court review

October 19, 2012, 1:59 pm
The European Commission has taken its case against Hungary over the telecom tax to the European Court of Justice. This means the third and final stage of the infringement procedure launched against Hungary... 

Hungary gov't does not expect EU ruling against telecom tax this year

October 15, 2012, 8:50 am
Hungary’s government does not believe the European Commission will reach a decision on Hungary’s telecom tax by the end of the year, and it remains of the view that the levy is in harmony with... 
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