Hungary’s birth rate plan expected to cost up to $531 million next year

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban delivers his annual state of the nation speech in Budapest, Hungary, February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A new package of tax and benefit measures intended to raise Hungary’s sagging birth rate will kick into effect in the second half of this year and could cost up to 150 billion forints (412.49 million pounds) in 2020, state news agency MTI reported on Monday. Prime Minister Viktor Orban announced the […]

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