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Analyst Torok sees Fidesz losing ground next year
3rd August, 2017
The political situation has fundamentally changed since 2014, leaving Fidesz in danger of losing its two-thirds majority and possibly even its absolute majority in next year’s parliamentary elections, according to political analyst Gabor Torok.
Pensioners’ co-ops begin operations
3rd August, 2017
Several senior citizens will start work in the newly formed pensioners’ co-operatives this weekend, CEO of the Szomszedok co-operative Balazs Kovats told Magyar Idok.
MTelekom ups profits in Q2
3rd August, 2017
Magyar Telekom realised a Ft 2.1 billion after-tax profit in the second quarter, up 127% from the first quarter, the telecoms group announced after the close of trading on Wednesday.
MOL Bubi system easily hacked
3rd August, 2017
A hacker has penetrated the IT system behind the Budapest city bike rental system MOL Bubi and sent a database of personal data about 5,604 users to news website 24, including names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses.

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