Industry

QSCH Invests HUF 1 Billion in Line-stretching

QSCH Kft, the Hungarian subsidiary of Swiss Adval Tech has unveiled plans to develop its production capacities by building a new, 5,000 sqm plant at its site in Szekszard.


Industrial Gross Output Increased 9pct in July

In July 2010, industrial gross output increased by 9pct compared to July 2009; the index adjusted for working days rose by 11.5pct.


Industrial Gross Output Increases 9pct

According to preliminary data from July 2010, Hungary’s industrial gross output increased by 9pct compared with July 2009; the index adjusted by working days rose by 11.5pct.  


Outsourcing of Labor Rises Sharply in January–August

The Hungarian unit of HR solution provider Adecco announced on September 10 that it had outsourced 5,000 employees in the first eight months of 2010.


Industrial Output Increased by 15.2 Pct in June

According to preliminary data in June 2010, the industrial gross output increased by 15.2 pct compared to June 2009, the index adjusted by working days rose by 12.6 pct.


In the First Half of 2010, 9,000 Dwellings Received Occupancy Permits

In the first half of 2010, 9,000 dwellings received occupancy permits and 10,000 new building permits were issued.


The Industrial Producer Prices Were 1.4 Pct Higher in June

In June, industrial producer prices were 1.4 pct higher than in the previous month and 6.9 pct higher than a year before.


Industrial Producer Prices 1.6 pct Higher than Previous Month

Industrial producer prices, involving both domestic and export sales prices were 1.6 pct higher than in the previous month and 0.1 pct lower than a year before.


Malév Best Eastern European Airline in 2010

Malév (the Hungarian national carrier) was named Best Airline in Eastern Europe at the 2010 World Airline Awards, in Hamburg.


Shared Service Centers Continue Growth in Hungary

PricewaterhouseCoopers conducted the first comprehensive survey on the SSC industry in Hungary, finding that Hungary’s shared services industry has grown into one of the country’s largest employers with 30,000 jobs.


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