Iconic Hungarian Actress Mari Törőcsik Dies at 85

One of the favorite actresses of Hungarians, Mari Törőcsik has died at the age of 85.

Budapest to Submit Bid for Unesco World Book Capital 2023 Title

The city of Budapest will submit its bid for the UNESCO World Book Capital 2023 title on Thursday, the mayor’s office said. The programme has been put together in cooperation with Hungarian publishers, Budapest’s cultural institutions and state agencies, the office told MTI in a statement.

Human Resources Minister to Appoint Commissioner for Museums

The human resources minister will appoint László L. Simon ministerial commissioner in charge of the upgrade of the Hungarian National Museum and museum integration, the ministry’s press department said.