• Business breakfast on the latest reporting trends at KPMG

    Business breakfast on the latest reporting trends at KPMG

    Result of the global KPMG survey on corporate responsibility reporting trends were presented at KPMG business breakfast in November. Round table discussion – with executives of Alteo Group, Borsodchem, GE Hungary, Magyar Telekom and Mol Group – about corporate best practices on reporting and their relation with SDG-s (Sustainable Development Goals) followed the presentation. Their...
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  • ALTEO PUT PHOTOVOLTAIC POWER PLANTS INTO ITS PORTFOLIO

    ALTEO PUT PHOTOVOLTAIC POWER PLANTS INTO ITS PORTFOLIO

    At the beginning of December 2017, ALTEO Group closed the deal of acquiring Domaszék 2MW Kft. to become the owner of nearly 2 megawatt photovoltaic power plants at Domaszék near Szeged, which is the first operating solar unit in the ALTEO Group’s power plant portfolio. The four solar power units of 495 kilowatts based on...
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  • Coca-Cola HBC Hungary’s educational program to involve 8,000 young people

    Coca-Cola HBC Hungary’s educational program to involve 8,000 young people

    While Hungarian unemployment rate is the third lowest in the European Union, youth unemployment remains twice as high. The majority of companies struggle with shortage of labor today, while many young people fail to find work. Experts believe that by strengthening initial education and launching new types of training that place greater emphasis on communication...
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  • European Pro-bono Summit

    European Pro-bono Summit

    We proudly hosted the annual European Pro-bono Conference 2017 at GE Váci Greens Campus and actively support promotion of corporate volunteering programs across Hungary. Skill-based or pro-bono work and volunteering are fundamental part of GE’s core values. We trust, that large corporations, like GE can lead and drive the discussion on how companies, NGOs, government...
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  • „Strenghtening cooperation between corporate and civil sector”- European Pro Bono Summit in Budapest

    „Strenghtening cooperation between corporate and civil sector”- European Pro Bono Summit in Budapest

    2nd European Pro bono summit was held in Budapest, aiming to strengthen cooperation between corporate and civil sector through spreading skill based corporate pro bono volunteering practices. Over 100 representatives of 20 companies from 23 different countries participated at the summit, experts from the pro bono profession came to share knowledge and experiences about pro...
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  • MOL Group Included for the Second Consecutive Year in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    MOL Group Included for the Second Consecutive Year in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    MOL Group has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSWI) again in 2017. These places MOL Group in the top 15% of integrated oil and gas companies based on its corporate sustainability performance. MOL Group is still the only company from the Central Eastern European region to be included in the index....
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  • BASF announced that in Debrecen, Hungary there will be running a science program on sustainable development

    BASF announced that in Debrecen, Hungary there will be running a science program on sustainable development

    Science program will be organized in partnership with Agóra Science Center and intended for high-school students Program will be named BASF Chemgeneration and it will last throughout the whole school year The aim of the program is to educate high-school students on the importance of chemistry as a science in creating a sustainable future for...
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  • SCA to become Essity

    SCA to become Essity

    SCA’s hygiene business, including the current business areas of Personal Care (including the recently acquired BSN medical) and Tissue will become a leading global hygiene and health company operating under the name Essity. Following the split, Essity will be a leading global hygiene and health company that develops, produces and sells personal care and tissue...
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  • ALTEO'S SUSTAINABILITY REPORT WINS DELOITTE’S GREEN FROG AWARD

    ALTEO’S SUSTAINABILITY REPORT WINS DELOITTE’S GREEN FROG AWARD

    ALTEO had compiled a comprehensive Sustainability Report for the first time this year, which won the first place in the best first report category of Deloitte Hungary’s Green Frog Award. The Green Frog Award, founded in 2000, is awarding companies for outstanding performance in non-financial reporting. The decision of the jury was based on an...
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  • MOL Group Partners with a Leading European Innovation Accelerator

    MOL Group Partners with a Leading European Innovation Accelerator

    On 22 November, MOL Group has signed a partnership agreement with InnoEnergy during the PowerUp! competition in Budapest. InnoEnergy is the largest European sustainable energy innovation accelerator and a world-class alliance of research institutes, universities and top European players in the energy sector. The cooperation supports MOL Group’s ambitions to become a regional source of...
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  • Approximately 30,000 students reached through KPMG global cyber security initiative

    Approximately 30,000 students reached through KPMG global cyber security initiative

    As a result of KPMG’s Global Cyber Day upwards of 30,000 students across six continents received cyber security training. 29 countries including KPMG Hungary participated at the initiative, which aim was to teach students about the importance of cyber security and encourage them to make better online choices. Together with Kék Vonal Child Crisis Foundation KPMG...
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  • Provident Hungary wins Global Sustainability Leadership Awards

    Provident Hungary wins Global Sustainability Leadership Awards

    Provident Pénzügyi Zrt received the „Global Sustainability Leadership” award, the international jury recognised Botond Szirmák, Country Manager of Provident, also in the individual category at the World Sustainability Congress on 11-12th October in Dubai.   The World Sustainability Congress is an international professional organisation that gathers, shares and acknowledges sustainability best practices developed in business,...
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