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  • *Warsaw stocks outperform, Budapest hits new 9- year-high. BUDAPEST, Sept 7- The zloty led currency gains in Central Europe on Wednesday as the Polish central bank is seen keeping interest rates on hold at its meeting rather than cutting them. Warsaw's blue-chip stock index rose two-thirds of a percent to a 16- day high, while most other Central European indices...

  • Sept 6- Poland will seek formal U.S. approval to buy eight Patriot missile defense systems from Raytheon Co, marking a key move toward closing the estimated $5 billion deal, the Warsaw government and the U.S. company said on Tuesday. Raytheon agreed to perform at least half the value of the work in Poland, Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said in July.

  • KUALA LUMPUR- Malaysia central bank announces interest rate decision- 1000 GMT. TBILISI- National Bank of Georgia holds monetary policy committee meeting. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland interest rate decision- 0930 GMT.

  • *PGE boosts Warsaw stock index, CEZ lifts. BUDAPEST, Sept 5- Central European currencies and equities firmed on Monday after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data lowered expectations of an imminent Federal Reserve rate hike, and Poland's central bank was seen keeping its own rates on hold later in the week. Poland's central bank is expected to keep interest rates...

  • BUDAPEST, Sept 5- Central European currencies and equities firmed on Monday after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data lowered expectations of an imminent Federal Reserve rate hike, and Poland's central bank was seen keeping its own rates on hold later in the week. Stocks indices in Prague, Warsaw and Budapest rose by 0.5-0.7 percent, outperforming the main...

  • TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 KRYNICA ZDROJ, Poland- 26th Economic Forum 2016. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China- B20 Summit in Hangzhou. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • A man holds a Polish flag whilst celebrating the 72nd anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising in Warsaw on August 1, 2016.

    The U.K.'s Brexit vote may have changed attitudes to the EU across the continent, the Polish Finance Minister told CNBC Friday.

  • Pawel Szalamacha, Polish finance minister, weighs in on his country's economic landscape, asserting that the Polish government's banking levy is similar to that in other European countries.

  • BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Sept 2- Central European assets regained some ground on Friday after mixed U.S. payrolls data reduced the chances of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike this month, which could cut appetite for emerging markets assets. Local risks, mainly in Poland, could also continue to weigh on asset prices, traders said. Hungary's 10- year government bond...

  • Pawel Szalamacha, Polish finance minister, takes a balanced view on Apple and the European Commission's taxation dispute, but stresses that international companies are welcome to invest in Poland.

  • Pawel Szalamacha, Polish finance minister, discusses how Brexit may have changed attitudes to the European Union across the continent.

  • *Poland underperforms due to domestic risks. Hungary's 10- year government bond yield jumped 7 basis points from Thursday's fixing to 2.97 percent. Poland's corresponding bonds also extended losses, with their yield rising 3 basis points to one-month highs at 2.84 percent.

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China- B20 Summit in Hangzhou. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • *Polish, Czech PMIs show pick-up, slowdown in Hungary. BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Sept 1- Poland led a fall of Central European assets on Thursday as risk aversion ahead of key U.S. payroll figures overshadowed a pick-up in Polish and Czech manufacturing indices. The zloty initially firmed after Poland's PMI index showed a pick-up to 51.5 from 50.3 in August.

  • *Hungary's 3-, 5- year bonds seen drawing good demand in sale. Poland's index picked up to 51.5 from 50.3 in August and the Czech index rose to 50.1 from 49.3. Moody's will review Poland's ratings on Sept. 9 and some investors fear a downgrade after the agency warned last week over tension with Brussels over Warsaw's constitutional tribunal crisis.

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China- B20 Summit in Hangzhou. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • *Zloty hits 4- week low again as U.S. investors join in. BUDAPEST, Aug 30- The zloty hit a 4- week low against the euro on Tuesday as Polish output data failed to quell speculation of a central bank rate cut. The forint also eased, by 0.3 percent, but, trading at 309.33, it is still near its strongest levels since early March, buoyed by Hungary's robust current account...

  • BRASILIA- Brazil central bank holds monetary policy committee meeting SARAJEVO- The President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Suma Chakrabarti will visit Bosnia and Herzegovina. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31 BEIJING- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren participates in panel before the "Business Cycles, Financial...

  • Janet Yellen (C) , chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, arrives at the Jackson Hole economic symposium.

    The Fed's Jackson Hole message was entirely reasonable in the absence of any indication of economic measures of America's next administration.