January 2007
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jan2007, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p2
Country Report
Country Report
The article summarizes the political, economic and business risks in Hungary. In November 2006, the Election Commission called a referendum proposed by opposition party Fidesz, which aims to amend the country's healthcare reform and block the instigation of tuition fees, as unconstitutional. Meanwhile, the country's trade balance declined over the first eight months of 2006. According to European supply network group ETSO, the country is again vulnerable to power shortfalls over the winter months.


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