Alexandra Szentkirályi

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Government measures have halved food inflation

Alexandra Szentkirályi said an online price-monitoring platform featuring food products at Hungary’s biggest retailers had spurred “brutally intense” competition among retailers.

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Government to instruct major grocery chains to offer price cuts

The cabinet has decided to introduce a new tool based on Greek and French examples — classifying basic foodstuffs into 20 categories such as poultry, cheese, bread, baked goods, vegetables, fruit and cold cuts — from July 1 at the latest.

Apr 21, 2023