Parliament Passes 2023 Budget

2022. július 20.

Daily News Hungary

Hungary’s parliament on Tuesday passed the government’s draft budget for 2023, with 135 votes in favour and 54 votes against. The budget calculates with a GDP growth of 4.1 percent, a 3.5 percent-of-GDP target deficit, and 5.2 percent inflation. Finance Minister Mihály Varga said earlier that the government had taken into consideration possibilities of a prolonged war in Ukraine and a resulting crisis.