The Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra) was voted for the mammal of the year in 2020.
Lost statues of the Fisherman’s Bastion recovered from a Budapest basement on 28 January 2020.
Hungary’s foreign ministry has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the National Association of Hungarian Drug Producers (Magyosz).
Around 60 migrants early on Tuesday made an attempt to break through the border fence at Röszke, on the Serbia-Hungary border. The police said an armed guard on duty fired three warning shots before patrols arrived at the scene.
Deliveries of Russian gas through the TurkStream pipeline to Hungary could start at the end of 2021 or in early 2022, the state secretary for energy affairs at the innovation and technology ministry said.
Officials and diplomats marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day at Budapest’s Holocaust Documentation Centre.
The Council of Europe said Hungary has made considerable progress over the past year in the fight against money laundering and the financing of terrorism.
The likelihood of a coronavirus epidemic in Hungary is low and there have been no reports of any Hungarians affected by the virus, the National Public Health Centre (NNK) said.
Hungary’s Liu Shaoang has won men’s super final at the European Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Debrecen.
The 2020 ISU Short Track Speed Skating Championship was held on 24-26 January at the Debrecen Főnix Hall.