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Hungary will lay its cards on the table at last

February 11, 2019, 6:00 am
Fourth-quarter GDP figures will be in focus this week without a doubt. The first growth estimates for October-December 2018 are coming out in Europe, including Hungary. Crucial inflation data are also... 

We'll soon have the full picture on how Hungary fared in 2018

February 4, 2019, 9:21 am
We’ll have to wait a few more days for Hungary’s fourth-quarter (2018) GDP data, but some statistical releases for December are already in the pipeline for this week, and these could give us... 

OECD recommends Hungary basic state pension, anti-corruption agency

January 31, 2019, 12:30 pm
The Hungarian economy is prospering, and growth is expected to remain strong in the coming years, although its rate will drop, said the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in... 

Just how serious is Hungary's central bank about a turnaround?

January 28, 2019, 9:04 am
The National Bank of Hungary (MNB) will hold is fist policy meeting in 2019 this week, and it’s worth paying attention to, as it comes on the back of a recent and clear message by the bank that monetary... 

Hungary plans unprecedented debt reduction

January 25, 2019, 3:55 pm
The reduction of Hungary’s debt-to-GDP ratio may accelerate in the following years, and by the end of 2021 the ratio could be close to 60%, shows the government’s recently published budget... 

All eyes on Davos this week, but there's life outside the WEF too

January 21, 2019, 8:02 am
All eyes this week are on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, but that’s not the only event that will deserve our attention. One of these is a policy meeting to be held by the European... 

Brexit vote to steal the show this week

January 14, 2019, 8:56 am
There are a few macroeconomic releases in the pipeline this week, but the United Kingdom will definitely steal the show. British MPs will have their say on Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal... 

We'll learn this week how prodigal Hungary was at the end of 2018

January 7, 2019, 8:08 am
We are going to learn this week about Hungary’s preliminary budget balance in December 2018 that will let us speculate about the full-year shortfall, as well. Other important data are also in the... 

We're about to find out how strongly the world economy starts the new year

January 2, 2019, 12:36 pm
We have a number of important international economic indicators in the pipeline this short week that will show us what shape the world economy started this year in. Hungary kicks off the three-day week... 

Hungary's 'Team Matolcsy' to huddle up one last time this year

December 17, 2018, 8:05 am
Rate decisions will be setting the tone this week both in Hungary and elsewhere in the world. The National Bank of Hungary (MNB), the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of England will all hold their last... 

Hungary 3.1% November CPI shocks analysts (2)

December 11, 2018, 9:53 am
Consumer prices in Hungary were 3.1% higher on average in November 2018 than a year earlier, down from 3.8% in October, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) said on Tuesday. Analysts anticipated a 3.4%... 

Fate of Brexit to be decided this week

December 10, 2018, 9:50 am
It will turn out within a few days if any chance is left for Brexit if the British Parliament does not adopt the agreement, as then a hard Brexit or the reversal of the exit from the European Union could... 

We'll learn this week what was driving Hungary's 5% GDP growth

December 3, 2018, 10:04 am
The week ahead is packed with macroeconomic events and releases. There will be manufacturing PMI data coming out in several countries. In Hungary, we’ll learn more about the 5% year-on-year GDP growth... 

U.S. and China might bury the hatchet at G20 summit

November 26, 2018, 10:17 am
It’s clear that all eyes will be on the G20 summit this week, as the U.S. President can finally meet his Chinese counterpart, and reportedly they might even bury the hatchet in the trade war. The... 

Last chance for Hungary to get a nice gift this year

November 19, 2018, 6:00 am
The most important event for Hungary this week besides a policy meeting by the central bank (MNB) could be a sovereign rating review by Moody’s due on Friday. By the end of the week, we’ll... 

We'll learn this week how the Hungarian economy fared in Q3

November 12, 2018, 8:03 am
The key macroeconomic release this week in Hungary is undoubtedly that of the third-quarter GDP data, plus there’s the central bank’s (MNB) statistical balance sheet, and several important... 

Barrage of data in the pipeline this week in Hungary

November 5, 2018, 8:30 am
After a few relatively quiet weeks it’s time for a flood of macroeconomic data, especially in Hungary. Of course, there will be key events elsewhere in the world, as well, e.g. a policy meeting by... 

Hungary has a short week again

October 29, 2018, 8:44 am
Hungary is looking at another three-day (alright, three working-day) week, but the rest of the world does not go on vacation on Thursday and Friday, hence important data will be published on those days... 

Can Hungary's central bank still cause a surprise?

October 15, 2018, 8:44 am
The central bank’s upcoming policy meeting is clearly the biggest event in Hungary this week. Elsewhere in the world, GDP data are in the pipeline, the first coming out from China. What we mean to... 

IMF to publish review of the Hungarian economy this week

October 8, 2018, 8:46 am
No significant event or data release is in the pipeline for this week abroad, while Hungary has the latest inflation and budget figures to wait for, and the IMF will have its latest World Economic Outlook... 
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