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Cabinet to monopolise alcohol retail
4th September, 2014
The cabinet is planning to restrict the sale of alcoholic drinks to specialised stores from next year, similar to its reorganisation of tobacco retail last year, Napi Gazdasag has learned from government sources.
GDP growth balanced across sectors
4th September, 2014
Hungary's GDP expanded at its fastest pace in eight years, up 3.9% year-on-year, in the second quarter, driven by the manufacturing and construction sectors, the Central Statistics Office confirmed on Wednesday as it released detailed figures.
Bank wins in FX loans trial
4th September, 2014
Magyar Cetelem Bank’s contractual terms for euro-denominated personal loans issued between July 1, 2009 and June 10, 2010 met legal criteria, the Municipal Court ruled on Wednesday.
Radio hosts make light of rape incident
4th September, 2014
The group United for Women has filed a complaint with the media authority in response to two Class FM radio hosts who made fun of a rape incident on their Monday morning programme.

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