From the December 1978 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Liquor-Law Whys and Wherefores

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Hungary has enacted strict new measures to control alcohol consumption. The sale of alcoholic beverages before 9:00 AM on working days has been banned in all outlets except hotels and restaurants catering to international tourists.

In addition, no alcohol can be sold in restaurants or refreshment stands at railway and bus terminals or at river embarkation points. No bars, wineshops,...