Hungary wants to attract technology-oriented investments

The biggest biotech R&D center in the CSE, Budapest, Hungary (Misibacsi, CC BY-SA 3.0)

Croatia will invest EUR3.5bn in railways

Ukraine resumes electricity imports from Russia

Hungary

Hungary will introduce an incentive scheme to bring technology-oriented investments to the country, MTI news agency informed. Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto said the scheme would no longer set job creation as a condition of support.

“Under the new scheme, the government will also be able to support technology-oriented investments that bring new processes and technologies to Hungary and add value to existing jobs,” Mr. Szijjarto stressed and added that 70 per cent of new investments are high-tech, which ranks Hungary the second in the EU after Denmark..

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Croatia

“About EUR3.5bn will be invested by 2030 in the reconstruction and construction of the railway infrastructure,” Croatian Minister of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure Oleg Butković announced.

Mr. Butković said that the development of the Zagreb-Rijeka railway infrastructure is one of the priorities of Croatian government. “We want to achieve the full potential of the port of Rijeka,” Mr. Butković informed.

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Ukraine

“Ukrenergo National Power Company resumed electricity imports from Russia,” company spokesperson Maria Tsaturian has told Ukrinform. According to media reports, electricity is supplied by a private company United Energy, which is connected with the interests of Ukrainian businessman Ihor Kolomoisky.

Ukrainian parliament Rada lifted restrictions on electricity imports from Belarus and Russia and on the sale of such electricity in the market of bilateral agreements.

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What’s up in indexes

BET (of Bucharest) decreased from 9555.09 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 9480.86 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 0.75 per cent d/d and up 11.4 per cent y/y.

BUX (of Budapest) decreased from 40112.00 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 39417.00 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 1.73 per cent d/d and up 6.89 per cent y/y.

OMXR (of Riga) increased from 1035.44 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 1037.10 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s up 0.16 per cent d/d and up 5.09 per cent y/y.

OMXT (of Tallinn) increased from 1235.87 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 1238.61 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s up 0.22 per cent d/d and up 1.65 per cent y/y.

OMXV (of Vilnius) increased from 690.06 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 691.26 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s up 0.17 per cent d/d and up 0.89 per cent y/y.

PX (of Prague) decreased from 1041.75 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 1010.03 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 2.06 per cent d/d and down 8.11 per cent y/y.

RTS (of Moscow) decreased from 1329.37 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 1313.75 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 1.17 per cent d/d and up 11.2 per cent y/y.

SAX (of Bratislava) decreased from 342.01 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 341.33 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 0.20 per cent d/d and up 3.89 per cent y/y.

SOFIX (of Sofia) decreased from 569.30 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 568.50 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 0.14 per cent d/d and down 9.55 per cent y/y.

UX (of Kyiv) decreased from 1534.30 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 1526.26 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 0.52 per cent d/d and down 7.33 per cent y/y.

WIG20 (of Warsaw) decreased from 2152.50 index points Tuesday, October 1st to 2098.28 index points Wednesday, October 2nd. It’s down 2.52 per cent d/d and down 7.97 per cent y/y.

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