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The owners of private equity funds, which hide huge wealth, have been removed from the state register, after Direkt36 published an article about them

What happened in Hungary since the Pegasus spyware revelations

The Hungarian broker company involved in the purchase of the spyware that hacked phones launched a series of lawsuits against us and other media outlets, but lost all of them. In the meantime, however, real investigation into the circumstances of the surveillance has been very slow due to the authorities’ resistance. Direkt36 summarizes the most important developments two years after the scandal broke.

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Bracing for US sanctions, Russian financier in Budapest was busy securing personal offshore assets, leaked documents reveal

Database exposes Hungarian oligarchs hiding huge fortunes

How Viktor Orbán decided to arm Hungary

How did Szijjártó’s futsal player friend become a top businessman?

Hungary’s diplomats with controversial backgrounds caught up in an investigation by international journalists

Szexuális bűnözők, drogdílerek, gyilkosok is megbújnak a világ tiszteletbeli konzuljai között

Inside Orbán’s Fidesz party preparing for Hungary’s parliamentary election

A Pegasus felemelkedése – a kémszoftver eddig ismert magyar célpontjai

IT entrepreneur with ties to Viktor Orbán’s family has further grown his business empire built on state tenders

Information technology businessman Gábor Szentgyörgyi has had close relations to Viktor Orbán’s family for a long time now. It started with a connection to Győző Orbán junior, the prime minister’s brother, through wrestling, then he showed up in the company of the prime minister and his father, Győző Orbán senior in a football stadium, and Read More

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While a tax audit is underway at his foundation, the earnings of Péter Antall rise high

It started as a simple patient transfer, but then it showed the chaos in the coronavirus fight

How the epidemic disrupted Orbán’s machinery