As the Sziget festival turns 18, many of its first attendees are now pushing 40. With this in mind, the events’ organisers have devised a festival aimed at the older, more discerning audience, who fortunately also tend to have larger disposable incomes.
Daily Archive: May 27, 2010
American glam metalâ€‚legends Kiss (looking the same as ever after all these years; how do they do it?) will smear on the slap and squeeze into the latex once more to perform at the Papp László Sportaréna on Friday night.
Promising start to the year. “I am cautiously optimistic about 2010,” UNIQA Biztosító Zrt CEO Othmar Michl said. In its prognosis for the current calendar year the insurance company is targeting a pre-tax result of HUF 2.5 billion (EURâ€?8.90 million). That would be only marginally higher than the firm’s result last year.
Top manufacturers go head to head. Since last Monday two bendy buses produced in Hungary, an Ikarus V187 and a Credo Citadell 19, have been put to the test by the Budapest public transport company BKV under real conditions. The buses will travel along normal bus routes for two weeks in total.
Graphisoft: Compared to the loss of EUR 730,000 a year ago, property manager Graphisoft Park SE posted an after-tax profit of EUR 121,000 in the first quarter of 2010, the company announced last Monday. Graphisoft projects EBITDA of EUR 6.2 million for 2010, which could be influenced by the utilisation of its offices, the exchange rate and changes in office rental prices.