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  • SEOUL- South Korean Finance minister Yoo Il-ho speaks at a forum on easing regulations for corporations- 0500 GMT. NAIROBI- Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge holds a joint news conference with CEOs of commercial banks- 0700 GMT. SEOUL- Bank of Korea holds its monetary policy meeting and will give its decision on interest rates- 0100 GMT.

  • TUESDAY, AUGUST 9 MUMBAI, India- Reserve Bank of India holds its monetary policy committee meeting. LIMA- Central bank of Peru interest rate decision- 2300 GMT. SEOUL- Bank of Korea holds its monetary policy meeting and will give its decision on interest rates- 0100 GMT.

  • SAO PAULO, Aug 8- Currencies from Latin American crude exporters strengthened on Monday, with both the Mexican peso and the Colombian peso gaining over 1 percent. In Brazil, the real closed nearly flat against the dollar, after falling earlier in the day. A local magazine reported over the weekend that construction magnate Marcelo Odebrecht has told prosecutors...

  • MONDAY, AUGUST 8 CHISINAU- National Bank of Moldova interest rate decision. TUESDAY, AUGUST 9 MUMBAI, India- Reserve Bank of India holds its monetary policy committee meeting. SEOUL- Bank of Korea holds its monetary policy meeting and will give its decision on interest rates- 0100 GMT.

  • THURSDAY, AUGUST 4 SHANGHAI- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan speaks on "Economic Conditions and Implications for Monetary Policy" before the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum City Lecture event- 1015 GMT. LIMA- Central bank of Peru chief Julio Velarde Flores will deliver a public presentation on macroeconomics...

  • BUENOS AIRES, Aug 3- Most Latin American currencies are set to stabilize further because of growing optimism on policy fine-tuning, although the Mexican peso is increasingly prone to agitation over the U.S. election in November, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday. This remarkable tightening of the gap between the strategists' projection and the current rate of...

  • PORT OF SPAIN- Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago holds its policy meeting. JOHANNESBURG- South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan speaks at the launch of an initiative by EOH and Radio 702 that aims "to provide solutions to South Africa's skills development challenges"- 0430 GMT. LUANDA- Bank of Angola interest rate decision- 1600 GMT.

  • THURSDAY, JULY 28 KIEV- National Bank of Ukraine monetary policy meeting- 0700 GMT. COLOMBO- Central Bank of Srilanka monetary policy committee meeting- 1230 GMT. PRAGUE- Czech Banking Association holds a press conference on the updated macroeconomic forecast- 0800 GMT.

  • SAO PAULO, July 27- The Brazilian real and Bovespa stock index were stable on Wednesday, after a session in which traders were attentive to a meeting of U.S. Markets were mostly untroubled by news that Japan will announce a $265 billion stimulus package next week, ramping up pressure for the central bank to announce complementary monetary easing following a...

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    Colombia's oil-reliant economy appears to be navigating global uncertainty that has hammered places like Venezuela and Brazil.

  • A pedestrian looks at prices displayed on digital screens at a foreign currency exchange bureau in London, U.K., on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

    While Britain possibly voting to leave the EU has been talked about in U.K. assets, the bigger question is what happens to the rest of the world.

  • Gas flare from an offshore oil rig platform.

    That gap in price forecasts is important. If an investor believes oil prices will peak next year, the case for buying into energy stocks becomes more urgent.

  • Nomura declared a Trump presidency a major market risk, predicting turbulence if the presumptive Republican nominee moves into the White House.

  • Biggest seizure of drugs in history

    More than eight tons of cocaine were seized in Colombia, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is warning of one group that the market has completely turned its back on.

  • An oil rigger at a Schlumberger field prepares pipes in Midland, Texas.

    Jim Cramer was shocked by the commentary of Schlumberger on Friday, and it changed his entire opinion on where oil will bottom now.

  • Oil workers weld a new pipeline at PDVSA's Jose Antonio Anzoategui industrial complex in the state of Anzoategui, Venezuela.

    Venezuela's state oil company is temporarily halting gas exports across the border to Colombia

  • Uber

    Uber rewards a lucky driver and passenger for marking the billionth ride since the company's inception in 2009.

  • Demand from China's private refiners and the stockpiling of cheap oil is expected to keep imports at record levels after a Q3 wobble.

  • Tesoro Oil Refinery, Anacortes, Washington.

    Even with low U.S. crude prices, one energy company is betting big on an oil project that would transform energy infrastructure on the West Coast.