TITLE

HUNGARY: RISK SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2009, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the political and economic risks of Hungary. According to the latest public opinion data from Szonda Ipsos, the main opposition Hungarian Citizens Party hopes to win a landslide majority in 2010 parliamentary elections. Data from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed that year on year retail sales declined by 4.2% in May 2009.
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43692388

 

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