BUDAPEST, Hungary, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday evening November 9th around 110 invitees witnessed the opening ceremony of HOYA's new Faculty Education and Experience Centre in the heart of Budapest.

Amongst the guests were Japanese Ambassador to Hungary Mr. Tecuo Ito and deputy Mayor of the Fifth District of Budapest Mr. Andras Puskas.

Japanese Ambassador Mr. Ito said to feel "very proud and honoured that Hoya has chosen to establish its Faculty Education and Experience Centre in Budapest" and finds it "a true asset for the city."

HOYA is present in Hungary since 1999 and has developed market leadership in the Central European region since then. With the investment in HOYA Faculty, HOYA Vision Care demonstrates the strategic importance of educating customers for its future business.

SOURCE: Hoya Vision Care Europe

CONTACT: For more information and images: HOYA Vision Care Europe, Ms.Marijn de Winter, telephone +31-297-514-225