Tourism - Catering Trade

The HNTO Has Launched the Hebrew Version of its Website

The Hungarian National Tourist Office (HNTO) has launched the Hebrew version of its website, which can be seen at and

The Number of Both International and Domestic Guests Were Lower in January-March

According to the Central Statistical Office (KSH) in January-March 2009, in public accommodation establishments, the number of both international and domestic guests was lower – by 19 and 11 pct, respectively – than those recorded a year earlier.

Billions of EU Funding for Hungarian-Slovak Partnerships

Projects approved funding within the framework of the first call for applications of the Hungary-Slovakia Cross-Border Cooperation Program have been selected.

Colliers International: Hotel Market Snapshot in the View of the Euro Exchange Rate

All the players of the real estate market pay great attention to the movements of the exchange rate of the Hungarian Forint (HUF) versus other currencies.

The European Consumers Centre Hungary Objects to the Airlines That Make Their Passengers Wait for a Day

According to the EU law, airlines are obliged to offer their passangers an alternative way to travel in case they have not provided information or proper explanation regading a flight cancellation.

The Capital of Hungary Is Considered to Be a Mature Hotel Market - CBRE

The ADR increased slightly during 2008, although a large drop in occupancy levels during H2 resulted in decreasing RevPAR (revenue per available room) – claims the latest Hotel Market Report of CB Richard Ellis (CBRE).

Martin Gauss to Become CEO of Malév

The Board of Directors of Malév appointed Martin Gauss Chief Executive Officer of the airline with effect from 20 April.


Successful Winter Campaign in Austria

The Hungarian National Tourist Office (HNTO), in cooperation with Hungarian hotels, launched an intensive winter campaign on the Austrian market in December.


Continental Hotel Zara to Open Next Summer

The former Continental Hotel in Budapest's 7th district will reopen in June 2010 as Continental Hotel Zara, following a renovation of HUF 12 billion (EUR 45 million).

Budapest Hosts the European Outsourcing and Shared Service Leaders

Budapest will host the 9th Annual European Shared Service and Outsourcing Week between May 11 and 14, 2009.


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