Tag "Sziget Fesztivál"

Sziget Festival won another environmental award

Sziget Festival has received another international recognition for its environmental protection. This time, the event was awarded at the A Greener Festival Awards (GFA) gala in London. The purpose of...

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International award for the Sziget Festival’s sustainability endeavors

The Sziget Festival received recognition for its commitment to environmental protection at the Greener Festival Awards Sunday in Groningen, the Netherlands. The European Festival Association appreciated the efforts and programs...

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(HU) Kezdődik a 27. Sziget Fesztivál!

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Dubicz wines can also be found at Sziget festivals this year

Hungarian wines are becoming increasingly popular at Hungarian festivals. Wine consumption increased by 20 percent at Sziget’s summer events last summer, compared to the previous year. In addition to the...

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The budget of Sziget is over ten billion forints

This year’s Sziget festival budget exceeds ten billion forints – Kádár Tamás, the main organizer of Sziget told at a press conference in Budapest on Thursday, adding that 500 million...

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The Sziget Festival has become the favorite foreign festival in England

The Sziget Festival was awarded at the UK Festival Awards. The Hungarian event won the Best Overseas Festival category at the prestigious event, which was held on Thursday in London...

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The profit of the Sziget Zrt. can peak again

This year, Sziget Zrt. will again be able to reach its peak of one and a half billion – Kádár Tamás, CEO told Népszava Online. Their biggest event, the Sziget...

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Auchan switches to festival mode at Sziget

With an extended Sunday opening, a variety of festival packages and healthy food, the visitors of the Sziget festival will be welcomed by the Auchan of Óbuda, days before the...

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The Sziget Festival has received the Budapest Tourism Award

The Budapest Festival and Tourism Center handed over this year’s Budapest Tourism Award to the Sziget Festival on Wednesday. Bán Teodóra, the managing director of the board at the event...

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Sziget: Hungaricums and national values were also introduced

Hungaricums and other national values are also introduced at the Sziget Festival in the Hungarikum Village, where skansen, dance houses and folk games are awaiting for the visitors. V. Németh...

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More modern, more comfortable and greener ALDI stores

ALDI continues the store modernisation programme that they started last year. Bernhard Haider, managing director of ALDI Hungary told our magazine that thanks to the new interior design of stores,...

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The Festipay Prepaid cards can be used from 11 August

The Festipay Prepaid card debuts Today at the Sziget Festival. The card can be used after the festival at all MasterCard accepting points all over the world. A great interest...

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Mastercard: you can pay with the first Hungarian-issued prepaid card not only at festivals

The Festipay prepaid card that can be charged online or by cash will be available for the first time in Hungary at the Sziget festival. The card can be also...

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Magazine: A beer-friendly summer

Last year the Hungarian beer market expanded and if the weather will be nice and the tax burden doesn’t increase, 2016 can be a good year too, as there will...

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The consumer protection authority found only minor deficiencies at the Sziget Festival

The vast majority of the businesses conducted their activities in accordance with the laws at the Sziget Festival. The Metropolitan Government Office found only minor deficiencies, which have been replaced...

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Sziget: the festival has its seven millionth visitor

Boday Eszter is the seven millionth visitor of the Sziget Festival. Gerendai Károly main organizer gave her an eternal Sziget-ticket on Wednesday. The 28-year-old Csepel resident works as a technical...

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Sziget Festival: the consumer protectors are constantly monitoring the festival

The consumer protectors are constantly monitoring the vendors of the Sziget Festival – Anita Kiss, press officer of the National Consumer Protection Authority (NFH) told on Tuesday at a press...

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This year’s Sziget Festival is expected to break records

Thousands of people arrived to the Sziget Festival on Sunday, before Monday's first official (minus-first) day. The vast majority of the festival goers are coming from abroad, and there is...

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Ready, set, Sziget Fest, moving in with the Auchan!

The Auchan Óbuda creates a festival atmosphere within the walls of the hypermarket – both inside and outside – during the Sziget Festival, in the second week of August. This...

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The turnover of the baths in Budapest has increased

The Sziget Festival and the year-end holiday season boosted the turnover of the baths in Budapest in 2014. About 3.5 million visitors visited the baths in Budapest last year, 6.5...

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