A Hungarian startup thinks it has the key to cheaper self-driving cars â€” but a ride in its test car suggests it has a lot of work ahead .
Troy Wolverton/Business Insider AImotive is developing self-driving car technology that relies on inexpensive cameras, rather than a pricey Lidar system. The company recently began testing a car equipped with its technology in Silicon Valley. I got a test ride, and it was an unnerving experience. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. ...
Steve King Remains On IA Guv Campaign After 'Diversity Not Our Strength' Tweet.
DES MOINES, Iowa Ă˘Â€Â” Iowa Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds on Tuesday said she would keep U.S. Rep. Steve King involved in her gubernatorial campaign while condemning a comment he made on Twitter that criticized diversity.Reynolds made her comments after Iowa Democrats called on her to drop King as a state co-chair in her ...
The office building vacancy rate has been continuously diminishing in the Central Buda area of the capital, reaching 4.6%, the lowest ever recorded vacancy rate in the market segment of class A and B offices, a recent study shows, according to a press release sent to the Budapest Business Journal.
A new smartphone application makes it easier for drivers in Budapest to find vacant parking spots. The app gives access to free parking spots in office buildings and hotels which are not normally open to the public.
Video: 7th Diplomatic Fair Donates Proceeds To Sick And Underpriveledged Children.
Bridget Lindsay - President - Diplomatic Spouses of Budapest: Thank you to all the participants, volunteers, sponsors, the InterContinental Hotel, and to everyone who supported and attended the Diplomatic Fair. Your contributions have helped to make this the most successful Fair in our history.
Shown In Budapest On Wednesday, 13 December: Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
"Having taken her first steps into a larger world in Star Wars: The Force Awakens , Rey joins Luke Skywalker in an adventure with Leia, Finn, and Poe that unlocks mysteries of the Force and secrets of the past."
English Friendly Theatre: 'George & Cole', Budapest, 17 December.
On the 17th of December there will be a special English musical performance called GEORGE & COLE' based on George Gershwin and Cole Porter, iconic musical compositions, the 2 American composers have fusiones instrumental jazz with classical music.
Budapest To Host Final Round Of FIM X-Trial World Championship On 29 March.
Budapest has been selected by the promoters of the FIM X-Trial World Championship to host the last round of the 2018 competition and a press conference was organized on 9 November to present the prestigious event to the press.
Join us for a festive soul, r&b & gospel style concert with the Hungarian band Ruby Harlem. Singer-songwriter and pianist Szandra IvĂˇn's closer involvement in afro-american genres and the spirit of gospel music was her studies at the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
See What Happened @ British Intenational School Budapest Christmas Fair 2017
It's the Christmas fair at BISB, where visitors could find lots of tempting Christmas goodies. As well as games, raffle prizes, photographs with Santa and Olaf, Lego corner for the children, a ride in a mini BMW. You could savour foods and beverages, or shop the wide variety of Christmas gifts from the many vendors, ...
Hungary's leftwing parties join Jobbik in anti-Orban protest
Hungary's green LMP and liberal Momentum parties will join Jobbik, the far-right party now striving for the centre, in a protest against PM Viktor Orban's rule on Friday. Leftist opposition parties have traditionally avoided helping Jobbik, the second largest party, due to its racist history. Jobbik called for the protest ...
Part of Europe Left Without Gas Due to the Explosion in Austria
A number of European capitals were left without gas after the explosion at the Baumgarten hub in Austria. The most affected are Italy, Slovenia, but also Hungary and Croatia, the Austrian regulator "I-Control" announced. It is not yet clear when supplies will be restored. Italy has even declared a state of emergency in gas ...
From Today until December 17, the National Palace of Culture will Host 2 Events Related to Books and Reading
From today until December 17, the National Palace of Culture will host two events related to books and reading - the Sofia International Book Fair and the Sofia International Literary Festival. At the fair, more than 200 publishers from Bulgaria and abroad will exhibit their publications. The organizers promise a rich ...
The Entrendeurs Budapest 3.0 Helps Foreigners Living In Hungary To Become Entrepreneurs
The Entrendeurs Budapest 3.0 educational and mentorprogram provides support for talented and creative young foreigners living in Hungary to implement their entrepreneurial plans. The program that was organized for the 3rd time this year contributed to the implementation of numerous innovative entrepreneurial ideas.
Tickets Availlable Soon For Billy Idol Concert, Budapest Park, 2 July
Ticket sale starts on 14 December at 8 am.The man who would become Idol, William Michael Albert Broad, was born in Middlesex, England on November 30, 1955, exactly 8 days after RCA Records bought Elvis Presley's contract from Sun Records.
Following the recent announcement that it would lay off 12,000 employees worldwide, GE has now made public its plans for Hungary. Redundancies at the Hungarian business unit will be close to 8% of the workforce.
Video: Baby Giraffe Born At Debrecen Zoo In Hungary
By Debrecen Zoo and amusement park: The little Giant is a boy and was born to mom, Emma from Wilhelma Zoo Stuttgart and dad, Sylvester from Allwetterzoo MĂĽnster. Despite a delivery without difficulty Mother Emma did not provide appropriate maternal behaviour, so hand-rearing became necessary.
Intl Adalbert Prize Presented To Former Hungarian Interior Minister
German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier presented the 2017 International Adalbert Prize to Imre KĂłnya, a former interior minister of Hungary, for the promotion of peace, freedom and cooperation in Europe.
Balaton Sound Announce First Wave Of Huge International Headliners
Balaton Sound, the 5-day non-stop beach themed music festival situated on the stunning Lake Balaton, has revealed their first phase of acclaimed talent to perform at the major open-air festival between 4th - 8th July 2018, with Martin Garrix, The Chainsmokers, DJ Snake and Jonas Blue all confirmed for the stellar billing ...
Hungarians To Spend 3-4% More On Christmas Presents This Year
It is likely that Hungarian households will spend around 100 billion forints on Christmas presents this year, 3-4% more than a year ago, GyĂ¶rgy VĂˇmos, general secretary of the National Commerce Association , told MTI.
Consumer prices in Hungary grew by an annual 2.5 percent in November, the Central Statistical Office reported on Friday. The pace of the increase accelerated from 2.2 percent in October. Food prices rose by 3.4 percent and the price of tobacco and spirits jumped 7.1 percent. Clothing prices edged up 0.5 percent and consumer ...
Hungarian beekeepers will receive a total of Ft 4.7 billion in annual support, with financing shared equally between the EU and the government, said IstvĂˇn Nagy, parliamentarian state secretary of the Agriculture Ministry, at the honey and gingerbread festival in Gyula on Saturday.
Budapest will host an international cyber security competition on January 24-25, the organisers said. The event is based on the earlier National Cyber Competition, expanded with European participants and rebranded SecOps Europe IT Security Conference.
Hungarian Justice Minister: European Commission Employing Double Standards On Quotas
The European Commission is employing double standards against Hungary, the Czech Republic and Poland with the procedure it plans to initiate before the European Court on the issue of the mandatory migrant quotas, LĂˇszlĂł TrĂłcsĂˇnyi, the minister of justice, said on Saturday after meeting his Polish counterpart Zbigniew ...
Video: Giraffe Baby Born At Debrecen Zoo & Amusement Park
From Debrecen Zoo: The little Giant is a boy and was born to mom, Emma from Wilhelma Zoo Stuttgart and dad, Sylvester from Allwetterzoo MĂĽnster Despite a delivery without difficulty Mother Emma did not provide appropriate maternal behavior, so hand-rearing became necessary.
Klimkin hopes for language issue solution with Hungarians in Ukraine
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin is sure that Ukraine and Hungary will find a solution to the language problem. “Hungarians should get all the chances in the civil service, in politics, which is already clear to our Hungarian partners. But there are certainly some nuances in domestic politics, but ...
Rep. Steve King took to Twitter on Friday to rail against the scourge of multiculturalism: Diversity is not our strength. Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orban, Mixing cultures will not lead to a higher quality of life but a lower one.' https://t.co/ZlMXzcc87w â€” Steve King December 8, 2017 King's ideological alignment ...
Hungary's Izabella PĂ¶rĂ¶s Wins Best Indie Filmmaker Award
Hungary's Izabella PĂ¶rĂ¶s has won the Top Shorts Online Film Festival's award for Best Indie Filmmaker for Runaway, a music video featuring Hungarian vocalist Barbara Kiss, which gives voice to the tragedy and heartbreak of abusive relationships.
EU sues Czechs, Hungary, Poland over refugee quotas
The EU took the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland to the bloc's top court on Dec. 7 over their refusal to accept quotas for asylum-seekers, setting up a new clash between Brussels and key eastern states.
KaranoviÄ‡ & NikoliÄ‡ advises OTP Bank on purchase of VojvoÄ‘anska Banka
Hungary's OTP Bank bought Vojvođanska Banka, as well as NGB Leasing and the National Bank of Greece's corporate loan portfolio in Serbia. This is one of the biggest recent banking transactions in the region and it was closed on Friday, the 1st of December in Belgrade. Karanović & Nikolić advised the buyer ...
The Hungarian Government's Failed Campaign of Lies
The Hungarian government has released the results of its "national consultation" on what it calls the "Soros Plan" to flood the country with Muslim migrants and refugees. But no such plan exists, only a taxpayer-funded propaganda campaign to help a corrupt administration deflect attention from its failure to fulfill ...
Venice Commission not supporting Hungary in flap over Ukraine's education law
The European Commission for Democracy through Law has not supported Hungary's accusation of narrowing the rights of national minorities in the article on the language of instruction in the Law of Ukraine “On Education,” the Ministry of Education and Science said with reference to the conclusions of the Venice ...
Hungary plans to procure transport aircraft under the 10-year Zrinyi 2026 procurement programme. The first step of a two-phase plan unveiled by Lieutenant General Tibor Benkő, the Hungarian Armed Forces Chief of General Staff, in the pro-government Magyar Idők daily in September is to be
German Social Democrat Schulz called for United States of Europe
United States of Europe until 2025 and strong integration within the European Union , said Martin Schulz, who was re-elected as leader of the German Social Democrats on Thursday. According to him, if one of the member countries refuses to join and refuses to accept the new conditions and standards for the protection of ...