Economic Regions PIIGS

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 LONDON- Kenya-UK Trade and Investment Forum featuring Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge, Kenya Finance Minister Henry Rotich and Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed. LONDON- Bank of England interest rate decision- 1100 GMT. BERNE- Swiss National Bank monetary policy assessment- 0630 GMT.

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 LONDON- Kenya-UK Trade and Investment Forum featuring Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge, Kenya Finance Minister Henry Rotich and Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed. LONDON- Bank of England interest rate decision- 1100 GMT. BERNE- Swiss National Bank monetary policy assessment- 0630 GMT.

  • *Greece to fight for collective wage agreements in bailout review. ATHENS, Sept 14- Greece will tell its creditors it cannot comply with labor reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund as a condition of its support for the country's third bailout, its labor minister told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. Labour Minister George Katrougalos,...

  • *Greece to fight for collective wage agreements in bailout review. ATHENS, Sept 14- Greece will tell its creditors it cannot comply with labour reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund as a condition of its support for the country's third bailout, its labour minister told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. Labour Minister George Katrougalos,...

  • *Greece to fight for collective wage agreements in bailout review. ATHENS, Sept 14- Greece will tell its creditors it cannot comply with labour reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund as a condition of its support for the country's third bailout, its labour minister told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. Labour Minister George Katrougalos,...

  • *Greece to fight for collective wage agreements in bailout review. ATHENS, Sept 14- Greece will tell its creditors it cannot comply with labor reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund as a condition of its support for the country's third bailout, its labor minister told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. Labour Minister George Katrougalos,...

  • *Greece to fight for collective wage agreements in bailout review. ATHENS, Sept 14- Greece will tell its creditors it cannot comply with labour reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund as a condition of its support for the country's third bailout, its labour minister told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. Labour Minister George Katrougalos,...

  • *Greece to fight for collective wage agreements in bailout review. ATHENS, Sept 14- Greece will tell its creditors it cannot comply with labor reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund as a condition of its support for the country's third bailout, its labor minister told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. Labour Minister George Katrougalos,...

  • ECB governing council member Ewald Nowotny, Central Bank of Iceland Governor Mar Gudmundsson and De Nederlansche Bank President Klaas Knot to speak. LONDON- Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins speaks at OMFIF, with the focus expected to be on the long-term strategy for economic growth and its implications for financial stability- 1015 GMT.

  • MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on monetary policy and the economic outlook before the National Association for Business Economics 58th annual meeting- 1205 GMT. Speakers: Panama Finance Minister Dulcidio de la Guardia, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and...

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 IRVING, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A before the Dallas Security Traders Association Convention- 0015 GMT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on monetary policy and the economic outlook before the...

  • LONDON, Sept 9- Most industrial metals slipped in thin trade on Friday, weighed by weak oil prices, a stronger dollar and concern about Europe's economy after German exports tumbled, with zinc at its lowest in more than a week. "China has been stabilizing, but now the worries are related to the U.S. and the European manufacturing sector, which is slowing down again," said...

  • LONDON, Sept 9- Most industrial metals slipped in thin trade, weighed by weak oil prices and concern about Europe's economy after German exports tumbled, with zinc at its lowest in more than a week. "China has been stabilizing, but now the worries are related to the U.S. and the European manufacturing sector, which is slowing down again," said Gianclaudio Torlizzi,...

  • LONDON, Sept 9- Most industrial metals slipped on Friday in thin trade, weighed down by weak oil prices and concern about Europe's economy after German exports tumbled, with zinc drifting to the lowest in over a week. "China has been stabilizing, but now the worries are related to the U.S. and the European manufacturing sector, which is slowing down again," said...

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi holds a press conference after the rate announcement- 1230 GMT. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 QUINCY, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren speaks before the South Shore 7:44 Chamber Breakfast and Economic Forecast- 1145 GMT. AUSTIN, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas...

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the Hayek Group- 0115 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney appears before UK parliament's Treasury Committee- 1315 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at an...

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the Hayek Group- 0115 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney appears before UK parliament's Treasury Committee- 1315 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at an...

  • MILAN, Aug 29 (Reuters)- European shares fell on Monday as top Federal Reserve officials bolstered expectations for a U.S. rate hike this year, while Alstom bucked the weaker trend after a contract win. The pan-European STOXX 600 index fell 0.3 percent, giving back gains seen in the previous session, while a holiday closure of UK markets was expected to keep activity...

  • LONDON, Aug 12- Euro zone economic growth halved in the second quarter to a modest pace, as a mild slowdown in Germany was overshadowed by a surprise stagnation in Italy, offering scant hope of a decisive rebound for the currency bloc as a whole any time soon. The 0.3 percent quarterly expansion, or 1.6 percent annual pace, matched expectations in a Reuters poll of...

  • The index extended gains after the Bank of England cut interest rates for the first time since 2009, while Britain's FTSE turned higher and was up 1.4 percent. "Today's BoE action is a significant step in attempting to support the UK," said Nandini Ramakrishnan, Global Market Strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management. The prospect of lower rates and more monetary...