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More Hungarians Live in the UK Than Official Statistics Show

In January, the number of Hungarians applying for settled status in the United Kingdom due to Brexit reached a milestone. With more than 9,000 new applications, the number of those applied surpassed 88,000, which means that by now more people have requested settled status than those whom the Office for National …

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Hungarian Forint Firms to Four-Week High after Record Low

After forint hit an all-time low last week, it managed to firm to a new four-week high on Monday, hovering around 334.5. As we previously reported, the Hungarian currency reached a new record low against the Euro on Wednesday, falling below the 340 mark. The trend has stopped since then and the HUF moderately strengthened …

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Operation Budapest: Documentary on the 1983 Fine Arts Museum Heist

In November 1983, prestigious Renaissance paintings, including two Raphael artworks, were stolen by a group of Italian and Hungarian thieves from the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest. The case kept the whole country excited for weeks, newspapers calling it the “theft of the century.” Now, Operation Budapest, an Italian-Hungarian co-produced documentary …

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Hungarians Evacuated from Wuhan Released from Coronavirus Hospital Quarantine

Hungarians evacuated from Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, earlier this month were discharged from a Budapest hospital quarantine on Sunday, the head of the National Institute of Hematology and Infectology at South Pest Central Hospital toldMTI. The six men and one woman were symptom-free for the entire duration of their quarantine …

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