hungarytoday.hu 07 December 2020 - MTI
Hungary’s current, strict coronavirus-related restrictions will be kept in place until January 11, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said after a meeting of the central board coordinating efforts against the epidemic.
hungarytoday.hu 05 December 2020 - MTI
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the ministry of finance signed a 162.5 million euro loan granted to the National Healthcare Service Centre to support Hungary’s health-care sector, EIB said in a statement on Friday.
dailynews Hungary, 30 November 2020 - András Balogh
The Orbán government has extended the transitional period, so the legal relationship of the health service in Hungary will enter into force only on March 1, 2021. Nonetheless, doctors and nurses will be paid according to the new pay scale from January next year, but it is a restriction that a healthcare worker cannot hand in their resignation during the emergency.
hungarytoday.hu 19 November 2020 - MTI
Hungary is set to begin testing certain essential workers for coronavirus on a regular basis from Friday, Gergely Gulyás, the head of the Prime Minister’s Office has said, adding that the staff of social care homes will be the first to be tested.
dailynews Hungary, 12 Nov,2020 - MTI
The second wave of the coronavirus epidemic is “more serious” than the first, but “the country and its health services are far more ready for the challenge”, the prime minister’s chief of staff told a regular government press briefing on Thursday ( 12 Nov).