Merkel: a digital vaccination card could be introduced in the EU before summer

Before the summer, the European Union may introduce a certificate for vaccination against the new type of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), which will allow more freedom to travel, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said after a video conference of the European Council of Heads of State and Government in Berlin.

Europe’s clean bathing waters – success in environmental policy and management

The share of bathing sites with excellent water quality in Europe has increased from 53 % in 1991 to 85 % in 2019, thanks to local actions guided by binding European legislation. A new European Environment Agency (EEA) report shows how improving bathing water quality can serve as a model for successful environmental legislation and […]

Air France will resume flights from Budapest to Paris from March

Air France flights between Budapest and Paris will be available again from March. Initially, it will be possible to travel three times a week, later daily. The airline guarantees safe and comfortable travel with strict security measures, flexible modification and cancellation conditions, and a loyalty program tailored to restrictions.

Monetary developments in the euro area: January 2021

Annual growth rate of broad monetary aggregate M3 stood at 12.5% in January 2021, after 12.4% in December 2020 (revised from 12.3%) Annual growth rate of narrower monetary aggregate M1, comprising currency in circulation and overnight deposits, increased to 16.4% in January from 15.6% in December Annual growth rate of adjusted loans to households stood […]