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MTVA senior officials ask to be relieved of post
15th September, 2016
Operations director Imre Vas and administration director Csaba Enyedi have asked to be relieved of their employment today until the alleged bugging matter has been clarified, and acting managing director Miklos Vaszily has accepted their request, the state media manager MTVA announced on Wednesday in connection with the tapping scandal.
Matolcsy sticks to forint versus euro
15th September, 2016
Hungary should abandon the forint and adopt the common European currency once its economy is strong enough and its output is near the level of eurozone countries, National Bank governor Gyorgy Matolcsy said at a conference.
CBA franchise partner in trouble
15th September, 2016
CBA Kereskedelmi has annulled the franchise agreement with Paloc Nagykereskedelmi, which coordinated the operation of some 80 CBA stores in six eastern counties, the Hungarian-owned retailer announced.
Days of Cultural Heritage
15th September, 2016
Industrial relics, lordís palaces and villas will open their gates and, for the first time this year, the Citadella and the Economy Ministry will be open to visitors on September 17 and 18 during the days of Cultural Heritage event.

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