News in Brief

Media awareness is on the rise in Hungary

A survey found that an overwhelming majority of Hungarians use the internet on a daily basis and consider it important to be able to comment on matters of public interest.


What’s this if not the US interfering in Hungarian elections and politics?

“Paid for by the taxpayers of the United States of America.” This would be the disclaimer that you might see on certain publications, if the US State Department were to begin handing out money next year, as it announced earlier this week, to support “independent” media outlets in Hungary.

Nov 17, 2017 - Zoltán Kovács

The corruption of news reporting on ‘corruption’

There’s no such thing as a presumption of innocence when it comes to charges of corruption and allegations of misuse of EU funds in Hungary – at least for much of the media. Their negative bias compromises their journalistic integrity, and when news and information counters their narrative, they simply ignore it.

Oct 13, 2017 - Zoltán Kovács

A historic meeting that the media ignored

In the land where Zionism was born, Hungary, PM Benjamin Netanyahu spoke about the daily threats to his country’s existence and Europe’s relationship with Israel, quoting French President Macron on anti-Zionism being the new anti-Semitism. He thanked PM Orbán for opposing this anti-Semitism by standing up for Israel in international forums.

Jul 31, 2017 - Zoltán Kovács
News in Brief

Visegrad Group Radio launched in Hungary

The Visegrad Group consists of the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia and the radio network will broadcast in their respective languages

Jan 10, 2017