The economic history of the Republic of Hungary
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- Hungary's neighbours fear job
- BBC News Online, Saturday 9 June
2001. Concern is being voiced among Hungary's neighbours
over a comment by the Prime Minister that millions of
foreign workers will be needed if the country's economy
continues to expand at the current rate.
- 3,700 jobs hit in IBM plant closure
- By Tamás S Kiss, The Budapest Sun Online,
31 October 2002. IBM is to close its hard disk drive
production plant in the town of Székesfehérvár (60km west of
Budapest) resulting in the loss of 3,700 jobs. The plant is
to be vacated next year. IBM was closing down the
Székesfehérvár plant strictly due to the strong decrease in
demand for computer hard disk drives.