R&D - Innovation

Mercedes To Select Suppliers This Spring for Model To Be Built in Hungary

Daimler AG will select suppliers this spring for the new next-generation A- and B-class compact model.

 


OECD Says Hungary's Innovation Output Lower than Expected

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Department Chief Jean Guinet said in Budapest on October 20th 2008 that Hungary's innovation output has lagged significantly behind that expected over the past few years.

 


Freesoft Unit Wins R+D Grant

IT company Freesoft unit HUMANsoft has won a research and development grant in a consortium for a healthcare IT system.

 


Cognizant to Open Regional Centre in Budapest

Indian and American IT outsourcing company Cognizant plans to open a regional centre in Budapest, business daily Napi Gazdasag reported on October 7th 2008.


Hungary Signs for EUR 300 million EIB Loan for EU-funded Projects – Extended

Hungary signed an agreement on October 7th 2008 on a EUR 300 million loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB). 

 


MVM, Matra Power Plant Set up JV to Build HUF 200 billion Block

The Hungarian Electricity Works (MVM) and Matra Power Plant unite for the purpose of building a new lignite-fueled plant.

 


Magyar Telekom to Spend HUF 40 billion on Network Expansion in 2009-2013

Magyar Telekom plans to spend HUF EUR 164.6 million to expand its telecommunications network between 2009 and 2013.


Magyar Telekom to Spend HUF 40 billion on Network Expansion in 2009-2013

Magyar Telekom on September 23rd 2008 said it plans to spend HUF 40 billion (EUR 164.6 million) to expand its telecommunications network between 2009 and 2013.
 


R+D Spending Growth in Hungary Slows to about 3 pct in 2007

Growth of spending on research and development in Hungary slowed to a little over 3 pct in 2007 from increases close to 15 pct in 2005 and 2006, a summary published by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) reveals.

 


Hungarian Farmers Harvest 17 million Tons of Wheat in 2008

Hungarian farmers harvested 17 million tons of wheat in 2008.
 


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