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  • NEW YORK, United States- Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida speaks before the 2019 Monetary Policy Forum hosted by the Initiative on Global Markets, University of Chicago Booth School of Business- 1700 GMT. NEW YORK, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic to give opening remarks before the First Annual Joint...

  • ZURICH, Feb 21- Nestle is investing $115 million to expand its Purina factory in Bloomfield, in the U.S. state of Missouri, the Swiss foodmaker said on Thursday, as it seeks to increase production of cat litter. The investment will increase production of the Tidy Cats brand, sales of which have grown 18 percent over the past four years, the company said.

  • *No U.S. wheat offered or bought in Egypt tender. *U.S.- China trade talks watched for progress. CHICAGO, Feb 20- Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures plunged yet again on Wednesday as traders fretted over lagging U.S. exports despite being competitively priced in the global market.

  • STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Deputy Governor Martin Flodén will discuss the economic situation and monetary policy- 1100 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB chief economist Peter Praet delivers Speech by at 11th Frankfurt Main Financial Centre Breakfast organized by Frankfurt Main Finance e.V. in Frankfurt, Germany.- 0700 GMT. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21 STANFORD, Calif.- Federal Reserve...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Feb 19- TransCanada Corp restarted a section of the Keystone oil pipeline on Tuesday, following a leak in Missouri earlier this month, company spokesman Terry Cunha said. TransCanada had shut an arm of Keystone from Steele City, Nebraska to Patoka, Illinois on Feb. 6 after leaking 43 barrels of crude oil. The shutdown restricted the flow on the...

  • *Soybeans, corn fall as U.S., China set to resume trade talks Wheat drops on large global supplies, sour U.S. exports. CHICAGO, Feb 19- Chicago Board of Trade grain and soybean futures all soured on Tuesday as U.S. wheat sellers failed to nab any export sales and traders waited impatiently for news on the latest of talks on the U.S.- China trade war. Chicago Board of...

  • LONDON, Feb 19- It is almost a year since the United States imposed duties on imports of aluminium and steel on national security grounds. China has been a major beneficiary of the exclusions process with approved import tonnages not far off actual volumes in 2017.. So runs the law of unintended consequences but it also highlights the limited effectiveness of...

  • LONDON, Feb 19- It is almost a year since the United States imposed duties on imports of aluminum and steel on national security grounds. China has been a major beneficiary of the exclusions process with approved import tonnages not far off actual volumes in 2017.. So runs the law of unintended consequences but it also highlights the limited effectiveness of...

  • TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19 NEW YORK, United States- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will talk about the economic situation and current monetary policy during a visit to New York- 1730 GMT. NEWARK, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester to speak on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the 2019 Economic Forecast hosted by...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 18- The U.S. auto industry urged President Donald Trump's administration on Monday not to saddle imported cars and auto parts with steep tariffs, after the U.S. Commerce Department sent a confidential report to the White House late on Sunday with its recommendations for how to proceed. "It is critical that our industry have the opportunity to...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 15- Optimism about a U.S.- China trade agreement has helped drive U.S. stocks to more than two-month highs, creating a make-or-break moment for Wall Street as a year-long clash between the world's two largest economies comes to a head. And if the United States and China reach a deal, market professionals say clarity after the lengthy dispute should...

  • TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19 NEW YORK, United States- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will talk about the economic situation and current monetary policy during a visit to New York- 1730 GMT. TOKYO- Philippines Central Bank Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo speaks at a seminar in Tokyo- 0700 GMT. NEWARK, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta...

  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14 LONDON- Bank of England policymaker Jan Vlieghe delivers a speech on the outlook for the economy in Britain and globally, a week after the BoE slashed its forecasts for UK growth because of Brexit and the global slowdown- 0930 GMT. NEWARK, Del.- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on "Approaches to Leadership"...

  • Feb 13- A key supplier of talc used in Johnson& Johnson's baby powder filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday in the wake of multibillion-dollar lawsuits alleging its products caused ovarian cancer and asbestos-related mesothelioma. Imerys Talc America, the U.S. unit of French group Imerys SA, said it filed for bankruptcy because it lacks the financial...

  • Feb 13- A key supplier of talc used in Johnson& Johnson's baby powder filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday in the wake of multibillion-dollar lawsuits alleging its products caused ovarian cancer and asbestos-related mesothelioma. In July, a Missouri jury ordered J&J to pay a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who said asbestos in talc caused ovarian...

  • PHILADELPHIA, Pa.- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook before the Jewish Business Network Power Lunch- 1700 GMT. DUBLIN- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in moderated discussion on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the European Financial Forum-...

  • **LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks at an FT event as Brexit nears and the world economy slows- 1215 GMT. CINCINNATI, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Xavier University and Financial Executives International-- Cincinnati Chapter meeting, in...

  • NEW DELHI, Feb 11- German drugmaker Bayer AG's Monsanto unit has won proceedings against Indian seed maker Nuziveedu Seeds Ltd in a royalty dispute, lawyers familiar with the matter said. Mahyco Monsanto Biotech, a joint venture between Missouri- based Monsanto and India's Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Co, "has received a favourable award from the arbitration panel...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 11- TransCanada Corp said on Monday a part of its Keystone crude pipeline from Steele City, Nebraska, to Patoka, Illinois, remained shut after a leak was discovered in the St. Louis, Missouri, area last week. The 590,000 barrels-per-day Keystone pipeline system is a critical artery taking Canadian crude from northern Alberta to U.S.

  • HOUSTON, Feb 10- The second largest crude distillation unit was shut by a fire on Sunday at Phillips 66' s 330,000 barrel-per-day joint-venture Wood River, Illinois, refinery, a source familiar with plant operations said. St. Louis television station KMOX-TV said the person's injuries were not life-threatening. Local and social media reports said on Sunday...