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  • CARACAS, July 6- Unfazed by Venezuela's political unrest, devastated economy and ranking as one of the world's worst places to do business, two years ago Johel Fernandez started making sweatshirts emblazoned with icons of Caracas for online customers overseas. "Right now there is a movement of entrepreneurs who have decided' we are not going anywhere.' Venezuela...

  • That was especially true in Mexico, where the peso has outperformed all other emerging-market currencies as fears over a U.S. trade war waned. Brazil bucked the trend as a political crisis continued to threaten President Michel Temer's grip on power. Analysts, who were expecting a rockier year for Latin American currencies, did not anticipate the recovery in...

  • CARACAS, July 6- Unfazed by Venezuela's political unrest, devastated economy and ranking as one of the world's worst places to do business, two years ago Johel Fernandez started making sweatshirts emblazoned with icons of Caracas for online customers overseas. "Right now there is a movement of entrepreneurs who have decided' we are not going anywhere.' Venezuela...

  • **PARIS- French President Emmanuel Macron meets World Bank President Jim Yong Kim at the Elysee Palace- 0900 GMT. **WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell speaks on "The Case for Housing Finance Reform" before the American Enterprise Institute in Washington- 1400 GMT. PARIS- ECB executive board member Peter Praet participates in International...

  • **PARIS- French President Emmanuel Macron meets World Bank President Jim Yong Kim at the Elysee Palace- 0900 GMT. **WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell speaks on "The Case for Housing Finance Reform" before the American Enterprise Institute in Washington- 1400 GMT. PARIS- ECB executive board member Peter Praet participates in International...

  • GM Crossover SUV vehicles roll off the assembly line at the General Motors Lansing Delta Township Assembly Plant in Lansing, Michigan.

    A downturn in car sales after two record years is prompting companies to scale back domestic production, particularly for smaller vehicles. NYT reports.

  • STOCKHOLM- Swedish National Bank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson will participate in the Dagens industry event "Financial Stability of the EU in 2020" 1025 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Swedish National Bank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson will participate in the Veidekke event "Does Sweden have a housing bubble and how serious is household indebtedness?"

  • **LONDON- Bank of England's Record of Financial Policy Committee Meeting held on 21 June 2017 0830 GMT. STOCKHOLM Swedish Central Bank to publish executive board's interest rate decision followed by press conference and monetary policy report. STOCKHOLM- Swedish National Bank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson will participate in the Swedbank event "Our...

  • **LONDON- Bank of England's Record of Financial Policy Committee Meeting held on 21 June 2017 0830 GMT. STOCKHOLM Swedish Central Bank to publish executive board's interest rate decision followed by press conference and monetary policy report. STOCKHOLM- Swedish National Bank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson will participate in the Swedbank event "Our...

  • MEXICO CITY, July 3- Mexican state oil company Pemex plans to choose a partner at the end of October to finish the development and operate a $2 billion coking plant at its Tula refinery, government and Pemex sources told Reuters. Japan's Mitsui& Co., Korea's SK Group, Italy's Eni, China's PetroChina and Sinopec, British-Dutch Royal Dutch Shell Plc and U.S. oil major...

  • LONDON- St Louis Fed President James Bullard gives lecture at a Bank of England research conference on Applications of Behavioural Economics, and Multiple Equilibrium Models to Macroeconomic Policy- 0835 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane speaks at a dinner to mark a Bank of England research conference on Applications of Behavioural...

  • BERLIN- ECB board member Sabine Lautenschlager gives speech at "Mittagsgesprach" organized by the Institute for European Policy in Berlin- 1130 GMT. LONDON- St Louis Fed President James Bullard gives lecture at a Bank of England research conference on Applications of Behavioural Economics, and Multiple Equilibrium Models to Macroeconomic Policy- 0835 GMT.

  • BERLIN- ECB board member Sabine Lautenschlager gives speech at "Mittagsgesprach" organized by the Institute for European Policy in Berlin- 1130 GMT. LONDON- St Louis Fed President James Bullard gives lecture at a Bank of England research conference on Applications of Behavioural Economics, and Multiple Equilibrium Models to Macroeconomic Policy- 0835 GMT.

  • President Trump puts energy in the spotlight as key industry members gather in Washington

    CNBC's Eamon Javers highlights President Trump's remarks during D.C.'s Energy Week.

  • Nichupte Lagoon, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico.

    The financial crisis provided an opportunity to start fresh abroad, Donald Murray writes in International Living.

  • Los Gatos, California- based Roku disagrees with Wednesday's court ruling and will continue legal efforts to ensure it is able to distribute its products in Mexico, General Counsel Steve Kay said in a statement. "Today's decision is not the final word in this complex legal matter, and it is not expected to prevent consumers from purchasing Roku products in Mexico...

  • BENGALURU/ LONDON, June 29- Global stock market indexes are set for more gains by the end of this year, with notable optimism in the latest Reuters poll driven by an economic revival in Europe as well as bright prospects for much of Asia. Still, the latest consensus is an upgrade to forecasts made just three months ago, and also compared with December last year, just...

  • MOLDOVA- National Bank of Moldova announces interest rate decision. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds monetary policy meeting- 0430 GMT. WEDNESDAY, JULY 5 BANGKOK- Bank of Thailand monetary policy committee meeting.

  • CANBERRA- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on "The Global Growth Slump: Causes and Consequences" before the Economic Association of Australia Eminent Speaker Series 2017- 0730 GMT. MOLDOVA- National Bank of Moldova announces interest rate decision. TUESDAY, JULY 4 SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds monetary policy...

  • MEXICO CITY, June 26- President Enrique Pena Nieto and industry executives praised a three-year-old overhaul of Mexico's telecommunications sector on Monday as it faces a major challenge from billionaire Carlos Slim in the Supreme Court. It would have condemned Mexico to falling behind, " Pena Nieto told hundreds of government officials and industry...