The towns of Veszprém and Balatonfüred in western Hungary are planning to host joint events in 2023, when Veszprém will be one of the Cultural Capitals of Europe (ECC), the government commissioner responsible for the event told a press conference.
Gifts offered during a Christmas fundraising organized by the Ministry of Defense in the children’s home of the Fejér County Child Protection Center in Székesfehérvár on December 16th, 2020.
The construction of a new nursery has been completed in Balatonszabadi, and in Somogyvár the investment is starting in a few days – local governments informed MTI.
A new kindergarten for 80 children can be built in Bakonysárkány with an investment of HuF 360 million, with the support of the Regional and Settlement Development Program – the mayor of the Bakonysárkány told MTI.
The Balaton tourist area will be expanded with three settlements, Herend, Zirc and Kislőd, the head of the Hungarian Tourism Agency (MTÜ) said at the online meeting of the Balaton Development Council (BFT) on Friday.
Weather alert has been issued in a number of western counties in Hungary due to the upcoming freezing rain.
The Xantus János Spherical Lookout in Balatonboglár was chosen to be the lookout of the year by the Center for Active and Ecotourism Development.
The opposition Socialists are pressing ahead with their initiative to protect Hungary’s natural lakes, including Lake Balaton, the leader of the party has said.
The first boat with hydrogen fuel cells and developed by Hungarians was showcased at the Balaton Boat Show in Balatonkenese.
The government’s Green Bus Programme will facilitate replacing 50% of conventional buses in Hungary’s largest cities by low carbon emission ones within the next ten years, the minister of innovation and technology said in Zalaegerszeg, in south-west Hungary.