Ugly Side Of Protests
- Slovak Tensions To Remain. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Mar2009, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p5
The article discusses a political outlook for Hungary for 2009. Relations between Hungary and Slovakia have been damaged by various circumstances, including a riot between ethnic Hungarians and ethnic Slovakians and the political fall out. It is expected that a peaceful dialogue would be...
- Disaster on the Danube. Erskine, Brian // Harvard International Review;Spring94, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p56
Reports on the dispute between Slovakia and Hungary caused by the construction project to harness the waters of the Danube River for hydroelectric power. Environmental impact of the Gabcikovo-Nagymaros River Barrage System; Highlights of the construction agreement between Czechoslovakia and...
- Environmentalists decry Europe dam decision. Jordan, Michael J. // Christian Science Monitor;9/29/97, Vol. 89 Issue 213, p6
Looks at the controversy surrounding the Gabcikovo dam project built by Hungary and Slovakia on the Danube River between the two countries. The reprimand from the International Court of Justice at the Hague for the building of the dam; Denunciations for the dam from environmentalists; History...
- Jakabova: 'Politicians make problems'. Reynolds, Matthew J. // Slovak Spectator;04/02/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p8
Interviews Maria Jakabova, Slovak member of the Hungarian parliament. Her career highlights; Her opinion on the role of Hungary in the disputes involving Slovakia and Slovakia's Hungarian minority; Her views on the demands of Slovakia's Hungarian minority.
- Debating the Danube. McWilliam, Fiona // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);May97, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p8
Reports on Hungary's presentation of its objections to Slovakia's diversion of the Danube river before the International Court of Justice. Reason for Slovakia's decision to divert the river upstream from Hungary.
- Ukraine rejects autonomy calls for ethnic Hungarians made by OrbÃ¡n. // Regional Today;6/4/2014, p4
The article reports that Ukrainian Deputy Foreign Minister Natalia Galibarenko emphasized that ethnicity-based cultural autonomy is not a priority issue despite Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor OrbÃ¿n's request for autonomy for ethnic Hungarians in western Ukraine. INSET: 5.
- Emerging Anti-pluralism in New Democracies - the Case of Hungary. Bayer, József // OZP-Oesterreichische Zeitschrift fÃ¼r Politikwissenschaft;2013, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p95
The signs of a definite anti-pluralist turn in the politics of some newly democratized countries in Europe are growing. The paper describes the present Hungarian political situation since the 2010 election. Due to a landslide electoral victory of the Hungarian Civic Union - Fidesz, the new...
- Fight against corruption steps up. Csonka, Agnes; Zegnal, Judit // Budapest Business Journal;11/11/2002, Vol. 10 Issue 47, p1
Reports on the Hungarian government's establishment of the Anti-Corruption Advisory Committee. Objectives; Positive reaction from investors and international organizations; Members of the committee.
- Cleaning house. Fincziczki, Bela // Budapest Business Journal;11/11/2002, Vol. 10 Issue 47, p21
Focuses on the Hungarian government's efforts to fight corruption and promote transparency. Increase in corruption in the business and public sector; Negative impact on foreign investments.