Uploaded: Thursday, February 05, 2015
Javier González Pareja, CEO of Bosch Magyarország, was recognized as the most important foreign CEO in Hungary at a gala held last night to present the first annual BBJ/HIPA Expat CEO Awards. Kersten Bachmann, CEO of TAKATA Safety Systems Hungary Kft., received the HIPA Local Partnership award in recognition of his firm's use of local suppliers.
Uploaded: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency took part in the launching of 60 new investment projects worth over 1.66 billion EUR, thus achieving an outstanding performance among its peer organisations within the region, according to the announcement made at the press conference held by HIPA today. Due to the activity of the organisation established for the support of working capital investments, nearly 11 thousand new workplaces have been created, which is a 51% increase compared to 2013. Among investment projects launched in 2014 the highest invested amount, around half a billion Euros, comes from investors from India. Investments in automotive industry continue to be on top of the list of all industrial branches, followed by the renewable energy sector, chemical industry and services centres attracting a total foreign direct investment worth 524 million EUR.
Uploaded: Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Uploaded: Friday, December 19, 2014
The Motorist Greatcoalition comprising of enterprises that produce, distribute, use and service automobiles and HIPA signed a cooperation agreement last Friday out of whose primary objectives it is worthwhile to strongly emphasize the development of the national automotive industry and the strengthening of advocacy.
Uploaded: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Established in 2004, HELL ENERGY Hungary Ltd. (HELL) has become a major player on the domestic and international energy drink market within a short time. With a view to supporting its investment activities and implementing its expansion plans, the company signed a cooperation agreement with the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) today. The document stipulates that the parties will make joint efforts to involve as many Hungarian companies into HELL’s supplier chain as possible. Moreover, the cooperation is an excellent example of how HIPA supports the job-creating investments of not only foreign investors but of Hungarian companies as well.
Uploaded: Tuesday, December 16, 2014
The Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) and SARIO (Slovenská Agentúra pre Rozvoj Investícií a Obchodu), the investment promotion organization of Slovakia signed a cooperation agreement in Bratislava on Monday. The stated objective of the agreement is to create three thousand new jobs in the border regions in both countries in 2015.
Uploaded: Friday, December 12, 2014
The Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) and LAFARGE Cement Magyarország Kft., a significant player of the exceptionally successful Hungarian construction industry, signed a memorandum of understanding last Friday in Budapest. The document stipulates, among other things, that the parties will make joint efforts to involve as many domestic companies and institutions of education as possible in the company’s training, innovation and R&D programs.
Uploaded: Tuesday, December 02, 2014
The automotive parts manufacturer will officially announce its Hungarian investment on November 28 within a several-day visit of Viktor Orbán and Péter Szijjártó to South Korea. HIPA President Róbert Ésik also left for the Far East country as member of the delegation headed by the Hungarian PM, where he participated in several business meetings and B2B discussions.
Uploaded: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The Hungarian-Chinese section of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a one-day conference on November 25th on the development of Hungarian-Chinese economic and political relations. The president of HIPA was among the lecturers of the event held in Hotel President Budapest.
Uploaded: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Co-organized by the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) and the Budapest office of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), the 9th Japanese Component and Material Buyers’ Exhibition opened its gates this morning. This year 14 Japanese companies are seeking Hungarian suppliers at the event that continues a 15-year tradition.