Fidesz Fast Losing Its Pro-Business Credentials
- Hungary. // Political Risk Yearbook: Hungary Country Report;2011, preceding pPRI-1
A country report for Hungary, as of December 1, 2010, is presented. It cites the victory of Fidesz-Hungarian Civic Union at a parliamentary election held in April 2010 and at local elections in October. A series of temporary measures to increase revenues has been launched by the Hungarian...
- Country Forecast. // Political Risk Yearbook: Hungary Country Report;2010, p2
The article presents forecasts on the economic and political status of Hungary. It analyzes the move of Prime Minister Ferenc GyurcsÃ¡ny to give up his position after winning re-election as Magyar Szocialista PÃ¡rt (MSZP) leader in March 2009. The potential return to power of Fidesz is also...
- Hungary: Fidesz Victory - Nothing To Fear. // Emerging Markets Monitor;4/19/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p16
The article analyzes the impact of the victory of center-right Fidesz party of Hungary on its economic condition. It looks at the ability of the government to propose, pass, and implement its chosen legislation as investor concerns on the future direction of economic policy persist. The Fidesz...
- Planned internet tax cut to HUF 700 a month. // Hungary A.M.;10/28/2014, p1
The article reports about that Hungarian governing party Fidesz is planning to modify the recent internet tax proposal, and plans to cut Hungarian forint (HUF) 700 a month.
- Fidesz rejects idea of taxing pensions. // Hungary A.M.;02/18/2013, p4
The article focuses on the statement of Gabriella Selmeczi, spokeswoman of the Fidesz Party, as per which the government remains committed to increase pensions and considers the idea of taxing pensions as inconceivable.
- Analysts: PM went too far. // Hungary A.M.;10/30/2014, p1
The article reports the proposed introduction of an internet tax by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor OrbÃ¡n and the ruling Fidesz party which analysts claim could lead to the dissolution of the government.
- Fidesz MP: We won't back away from internet tax. // Hungary A.M.;10/30/2014, p6
The article presents a statement by SzilÃ¡rd NÃ©meth, Minister of Parliament of the Hungarian political party Fidesz, who states internet tax will have to be paid by Internet service providers (ISP) and claimed the revenue would be used to develop broadband internet in Hungary.
- Voucher tax rates ro remain unchanged up to HUF 200,000. // Hungary A.M.;11/6/2014, p6
The article reports that the Hungarian governing party Fidesz, has proposed that voucher tax rates that employers must pay on food vouchers will remain unchanged.
- Government bashed again in third mass demo. // Hungary A.M.;11/12/2014, p7
The article reports about the protests in Budapest, Hungary, against the Fidesz Government, over the proposed internet tax.