Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, comments on the jobs report , when he expects tapering and discusses his healthy economic outlook for 2014.» Read More
Bob McKee, chief economist at Independent Strategy, casts doubts on the sustainability of the U.K.'s recovery, as the housing market remains "lumpy."
Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg Bank, reacts to the U.K. GDP figure and says that while it is the start of a long-lasting recovery, it is also fragile as it is driven by domestic consumption.
*GDP data to be released on Nov. 29 at 1200 GMT. BANGALORE, Nov 26- India's economic growth likely picked up slightly in the July-September quarter as improved manufacturing activity steered it from a four-year low in the previous three months, a Reuters poll showed on Tuesday.
MADRID, Nov 25- Spain's public deficit for this year so far stood at 4.8 percent of gross domestic product at the end of September, Treasury Secretary Marta Fernandez Curras said on Monday, unchanged from August and compared to a full-year target of 6.5 percent.
Luciano Jannelli, chief economist at MIG Bank, says the strengthening of the German economy is being driven by exports, as domestic demand remains weak.
Chris Williamson, global chief economist at Markit, comments on the latest French PMI release and says that it's running at a level "consistent with a contraction" in GDP.
The Kudlow Report's Larry Kudlow sees 3 percent GDP ahead. Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities, and Joe Lavorgna, Deutsche Bank, weigh in on the wave of economic indicators.
Discussing current U.S. economic growth trends, and where GDP may be in 2014, with Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James, and David Woo, BofA Merrill Lynch.
*Domestic demand, investment cooling in Chile. *Finance Minister says Chile on track to grow 4.5 pct this year. SANTIAGO, Nov 18- Chile's economy grew a faster-than-expected 4.7 percent in the third quarter compared with a year earlier, boosted by the country's mining industry, central bank data showed on Monday.
*Board meets Nov 20-21, decision expected Nov 21 0330-0500 GMT. TOKYO, Nov 18- The Bank of Japan is expected to maintain its ultra-loose monetary policy on Thursday and debate how weak exports and swinging expectations on when the U.S. Federal Reserve will cut its stimulus may affect Japan's economic recovery.
U.S. wholesale inventories rose in line with expectations, emphasizing that strong economic growth in the third quarter came from restocking shelves.
*Japan's Aso says must retain FX intervention as policy tool. NEW YORK, Nov 14- The euro fell on Thursday as the euro zone reported weakening growth, while the dollar touched a two-month high against the yen after Japan's finance minister said currency intervention was still a policy option.
LONDON, Nov 14- The euro fell on Thursday as the euro zone reported weakening growth, while the dollar hit a two-month high against the yen after Japan's finance minister said currency intervention was still a policy option. The dollar rose 0.7 percent to 100.045 yen, buoyed by the comments from Japan's Taro Aso.
Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, says the European recovery is beginning to "top out at a miserably low rate", raising doubts long-term growth forecasts can be achieved.
Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg, says that while the European recovery is weaker than expected, it¿s still on track.
TOKYO, Nov 14- The Nikkei share average jumped 2.1 percent to a near six-month closing high on Thursday, helped by dovish comments from Federal Reserve vice chair Janet Yellen and data showing the Japanese economy notched up its fourth straight quarter of growth.
TOKYO, Nov 14- The Nikkei share average raced to a three-week high on Thursday morning, supported by dovish comments from Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen and data showing the Japanese economy notched up its fourth straight quarter of growth.
*Japan Q3 GDP +0.5 pct qtr/qtr vs f'cast +0.4 pct. TOKYO, Nov 14- Japan's economy slowed less than expected in July-September and is expected to pick up pace in the current quarter as consumers spend now to beat a tax rise next year, but business investment came in sharply below market forecasts.
Arvind Ramakrishnan, head of Asia at Maplecroft, explains how the Philippines' "catastrophic" devastation will impact its economy -- especially its food and beverage sector.
U.S. oil gained 39 cents to $94.59 by 0021 GMT, after ending 60 cents lower under pressure from a stronger dollar. Brent crude settled $1.78 lower, losing $2 at one point to trade as low as $103.24, its lowest mark since July 2.