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THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL R, 100 minutes. Through tonight only at Olde Mistick Village Art Cinemas. Still playing at Westbrook. The film is a madcap caper on one level. On another, it's a look at a dying world, and way of life, in the period between the two world wars, with the … Read more […]

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Budapest builds on talent pool

21 October 2014

Budapest builds on talent pool In 2008, Peter Arvai travelled from Sweden to Budapest. He was met at the airport by his uncle. This was at a time when Hungary's economy was suffering from the fallout of the global financial crisis. On the drive back to his home, Mr Arvai's uncle … Read more on […]

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Russian railway company discontinues service to Budapest

20 October 2014

Russian railway company discontinues service to Budapest Russia's railway company is planning to discontinue its regular passenger service to Budapest, Hungary on December 1 due to the fall in purchased ticket numbers, Russian news agency Tass reported today. The company added it would also discontinue … Read more on Budapest Business Journal

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A Mozart Mystery: Sonata Manuscript Surfaces in Budapest

20 October 2014

A Mozart Mystery: Sonata Manuscript Surfaces in Budapest Leafing through folders of unidentified manuscripts at the National Szechenyi Library in Budapest recently, he came across four pages of what looked to him like Mozart's handwriting. As he read through the music, he told Agence France-Presse, he … Read more on New York Times (blog)

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Terminal goes al fresco on “The Terrace”

20 October 2014

Terminal goes al fresco on “The Terrace” Weather permitting, travellers at Budapest Airport's Terminal 2 can now marvel at the hustle and bustle around them while sipping a wine or beer, cocktail or coffee, from comfortable chairs on “The Terrace”. Terrace4 The Terrace Café is on the Terminal … Read more on Budapest Times

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Jobbik extends influence in municipalities

19 October 2014

Jobbik extends influence in municipalities After the closing of the polls, party president Gábor Vona positioned Jobbik as the challenger of the governing party in 2018. Jobbik is still far from its target; it failed to capture the much-coveted mayoral seat in Miskolc and in Budapest it had to … Read more on Budapest Times

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Polish WW2 Resistance Fighter Jan Karski Remembered in Budapest

18 October 2014

Polish WW2 Resistance Fighter Jan Karski Remembered in Budapest Jan Karski, a Polish World War II resistance movement fighter who later emigrated to the United States, was commemorated in the Holocaust Memorial Centre in Budapest on Thursday. Jan Karski is best known for reporting to the Polish, British and US … Read more on Hungary Today

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Free weekend? Pancakes and Booze, 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' and a

18 October 2014

Free weekend? Pancakes and Booze, 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' and a … Watch Wes Anderson's latest flick "The Grand Budapest Hotel" in a screening hosted by L.A. Weekly's Amy Nicholson. It's going to be chilly in the evening, so bring a coat (yes, finally!) for a movie night on Santa Monica Pier. Arrive early for […]

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Only Jobbik satisfied as Fidesz marches on

18 October 2014

Only Jobbik satisfied as Fidesz marches on “With our success in the local elections we have our third win”, while in Budapest “we have more than a two-thirds”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said. “Cohesion, cooperation and unity have won the day… animosity, division, cynicism and hopelessness … Read more on Budapest Times

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MüpArt: Ötéves a Budapest Bár – Budapest Video

17 October 2014

Művészetek Palotája – 2012. december 30. Vendég: Melanie Pain (Nouvelle Vague) Fellépők: Behumi Dóri, Ferenczi György, Frenk, Keleti András, Kollár-Klemencz … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Hungarian, Russian business forum held in Budapest

17 October 2014

Hungarian, Russian business forum held in Budapest An annual Russian-Hungarian business forum organised by the Club of Businesses Association started in the capital yesterday. Association head Sándor Újhelyi said there was strong interest in the meeting, being held for the seventh time, in spite of the … Read more on Budapest Business Journal

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Budapest Polish Institute Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Concert

17 October 2014

Budapest Polish Institute Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Concert The Polish Institute of Budapest is set to celebrate its 75th anniversary with a classical concert on Friday, held in the Liszt Academy Concert Centre. The event is titled “Polish-Hungarian Harmony”, and it's goal is to deepen cultural ties between the … Read more on Hungary Today

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Scheidt & Bachmann to revamp Budapest ticket system

17 October 2014

Scheidt & Bachmann to revamp Budapest ticket system Centre for Budapest Transport (BKK) awarded German-based global solutions provider Scheidt & Bachmann a €91 mln five-year contract to design, supply and manage an automated multi-modal fare collection system, railwaygazette.com reported. Read more on Budapest Business Journal

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Budapest awards €91m fare collection system contract

16 October 2014

Budapest awards €91m fare collection system contract HUNGARY: Budapest transport authority BKK has awarded Scheidt & Bachmann a €91m five-year contract to design, supply and manage an automated multi-modal fare collection system. The European Bank for Reconstruction & Development is providing … Read more on Railway Gazette International

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- Luxury train Golden Eagle Danube Express leaves Budapest for Teheran

15 October 2014

- Luxury train Golden Eagle Danube Express leaves Budapest for Teheran A luxury train called the Golden Eagle Danube Express pulled out of Budapest's Western Railway Station on Wednesday, starting a 13-day, 7,000-kilometer journey to Teheran, Iran. Tickets were between 10,000 and 15,000 U.S. dollars each and all 70 seats … Read more on Cihan News […]

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Luxury train Golden Eagle Danube Express leaves Budapest for Teheran

15 October 2014

Luxury train Golden Eagle Danube Express leaves Budapest for Teheran BUDAPEST, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) — A luxury train called the Golden Eagle Danube Express pulled out of Budapest's Western Railway Station on Wednesday, starting a 13-day, 7,000-kilometer journey to Teheran, Iran. Tickets were between 10,000 and 15,000 … Read more on Shanghai Daily (subscription)

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