Hungary will not soften laws to allow George Soros college to stay

World Apr 10, 2019

Hungary will not soften laws to allow George Soros college to stay

Hungary will not relax rules for international universities despite pressure from the European Union and offers from Germany to mediate in a row over a college founded by U.S. billionaire George Soros, the government spokesman said on Wednesday. Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a nationalist ...

Explosive device found near home of George Soros: New York Times

World Oct 23, 2018

Explosive device found near home of George Soros: New York Times

An explosive device was found Monday in a mailbox near the New York home of billionaire financier George Soros, a favorite target of right-wing campaigners in the United States and eastern Europe, according to a report by the New York Times that cited police. Authorities ...

World Jun 20, 2018

Hungary passes "STOP Soros" laws, defying EU and rights groups

Hungary's parliament on Wednesday approved a package of bills that criminalizes some help given to illegal immigrants, defying the European Union and human rights groups and narrowing the scope for action by non-governmental organizations (NGOs). Under the law, officially called "STOP Soros," individuals or groups ...

Business Jan 11, 2014

Did Soros just predict an economic crash in China?

by William Pesek

George Soros probably shouldn't expect any warm invitations to Beijing — not with the much-reviled short seller warning of a giant Chinese crash. The billionaire first shook a major government in September 1992, when he led an attack on the British pound. For his role ...