Police

Egyptian National Indicted On Human Smuggling Charges

The Komárom district prosecutor’s office has pressed charges against an Egyptian national who attempted to smuggle four Syrians from Hungary to Austria.

17-year-old girl went missing

Debrecen police is looking for a 17-year-old girl who went missing on 31 March 2020.

Culture

Szijjártó Opens Hungarian Cultural Institute in Stuttgart

With the pandemic, “stable points” are gaining importance in diplomacy, and Hungarian-German partnership, friendship and strategic cooperation are such “stable points” which will always be key, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said, opening the Hungarian Cultural Institute in Stuttgart.

Hungarian Film Industry Attracts Record-High Spending in 2019

Hungary’s film industry attracted a record-breaking 164.4 billion forints (EUR 465m) direct spending last year, 50% up from the previous year, the National Film Institute (NFI) said.

Dürer’s Age Highlighted at Fine Arts Museum

A new exhibition, The Age of Dürer, presented by Budapest’s Museum of Fine Arts is displaying drawings and prints by Lucas Cranach Sr, Albrecht Altdorfer, Hans Baldung Grien, as well as Albrecht Dürer himself, among other masters of Gothicism, the Renaissance and Mannerism.