Tourism - Catering Trade

Construction Works Start at Budapest Airport

Budapest Airport (BA) begins demolition and construction works on the new Terminal 2 building at Ferihegy Airport called the SkyCourt at the end of April. During the construction period, the arrivals level of the terminal will be closed to vehicle traffic.


Dentist's Offices Form Association to Better Promote Dental Tourism

Budapest's five biggest dentist's offices have established an association to better promote dental tourism, business daily Vilaggazdasag reported on April 10.


Hotel Construction in CEE: Plenty of Room for Development – KPMG

While the ongoing economic crisis could place an obstacle to some planned projects, Poland and Romania are likely to be hot spots for hotel development in the near future.

Number of International Conferences, Events in Hungary Grew 10 pct in 2008

The number of international conferences and exhibitions organized in Hungary grew 10 pct to 588, in 2008, year-on-year.

Renewal of Esterházy-Mansion in Fertőd About to Begin

The first development phase of the Esterháza, Central European Cultural Centre will be implemented from EU funding of over HUF 1.3 billion in value.

Budapest Airport Spends HUF 1 Billion to Renovate Runway Lights

Budapest Airport (BA) is spending HUF 1 billion to renovate the lights on its two runways, the company announced on March 5.

Hungary November Trade Surplus Revised Slightly up to EUR 109 million

Hungary posted a EUR 109.3 million trade surplus in November, the Central Statistical Office (KSH) reported in a second reading on February 3rd 2009. The figure is slightly higher than the EUR 99.9 million preliminary figure.

Ernst and Young Names Music Festival Organizer Entrepreneur of Year

Consultancy Ernst and Young named Karoly Gerendai, managing director of Sziget, which organises Hungary's biggest summer music festival, Entrepreneur of the Year at a gala evening on January 25th.


Five Old Hotels Are Undergoing Renovations in Hungary’s Southern Part

Five old hotels in Hungary's Southern Great Plain region are undergoing renovations worth a combined HUF 11 billion, including EU development funding, business daily Napi Gazdasag reported on January 23rd.


Aquaplus to Build HUF 1.2 Billion Hotel in Mohacs

Aquaplus will build a HUF 1.2 billion four-star hotel in Mohacs (SW Hungary), business daily Napi Gazdasag reported on January 23rd.


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