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  • **BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi and ECB Executive Board member Benoit Coeure participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium. DAVOS, Switzerland World Economic Forum annual meeting. PHILADELPHIA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues Non-manufacturing Business Outlook Survey for January- 1330 GMT.

  • *87 pct of firms to add to or keep staff due to automation-survey. BERLIN, Jan 18- Fears that robots will eliminate your job are unfounded with a growing number of employers planning to increase or maintain headcount as a result of automation, staffing company ManpowerGroup said in a survey published on Friday. "More and more robots are being added to the workforce,...

  • *Algorithm identifies large oil deposit in Gulf of Mexico. *BP aims to deploy new Wolfspar technology in Angola, Brazil. LONDON, Jan 18- Buoyed by the success of seismic imaging that found an extra billion barrels of oil in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is looking to take its latest technology to Angola and Brazil.

  • PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on "Business, Equity and the Future of Philadelphia" before event, "The Prosperity Symposium: Economic Mobility Research in Action"- 1600 GMT SOMERSET, New Jersey- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams speaks on the U.S. economic outlook and...

  • LONDON, Jan 17- Prime Minister Theresa May has proposed a collaborative approach to finding a new Brexit deal after the agreement she had negotiated was crushed by parliament on Tuesday in the biggest defeat for a British government in modern times. What is her new approach, and will it work? She has sought meetings with the leaders of all other opposition parties...

  • OSLO, Jan 17- Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, said on Thursday it has added three more companies to the list of firms in which it will not invest. Texwinca Holdings Co, Evergy Inc and Washington H. Soul Pattinson& Co Ltd. were all removed from the fund's portfolio, it said in a statement. The Norwegian fund, whose assets are close to $1 trillion,...

  • OSLO, Jan 16- Norway's minority center-right government has struck a deal with the small Christian Democratic Party to form a four-party majority coalition government after weeks of negotiations, broadcaster TV2 reported on Wednesday, citing unnamed sources. Subject to approval by leadership committees of each of the four parties, the new government's...

  • **VIENNA- Hungarian central bank Deputy Governor Marton Nagy, Czech National Bank board member Vojtech Benda and Polish central bank Vice President Anna Trzecinska to participate in a panel discussion about monetary policy at a Euromoney conference on central and eastern Europe.- 0900 GMT. **VIENNA- European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny...

  • **MADRID- Bank of Spain Governor Pablo Hernández de Cos will deliver a speech on the Spanish economy at the 9th edition of Spain Investors Day- 1900 GMT STRASBOURG, France- ECB President Mario Draghi participates in meeting of the plenary of the European Parliament to mark the 20th anniversary of the euro in Strasbourg 1030 GMT. STRASBOURG, France- The European...

  • OSLO, Jan 14 Reuters)- Norwegian police said on Monday they were investigating allegations that some listening numbers at Tidal Music, owned by Jay-Z, Beyonce and other stars, were artificially inflated. "We've begun an investigation to confirm or reject the suspicion of manipulation," said Oekokrim, the Norwegian National Authority for Investigation and...

  • STRASBOURG, France- The European Central Bank's President Mario Draghi addresses the European Parliament and responds to questions from lawmakers about the ECB's annual report for 2017.- 1500 GMT OSLO- Norwegian Finance Minister Siv Jensen delivers speech on the "state of the nation" at a breakfast seminar- 0800 GMT. PHILADELPHIA, United States- Federal...

  • STRASBOURG, France- The European Central Bank's President Mario Draghi addresses the European Parliament and responds to questions from lawmakers about the ECB's annual report for 2017.- 1500 GMT OSLO- Norwegian Finance Minister Siv Jensen delivers speech on the "state of the nation" at a breakfast seminar- 0800 GMT. PHILADELPHIA, United States- Federal...

  • By Joanna Plucinska, Karol Witenberg and Jack Stubbs. WARSAW/ LONDON, Jan 11- Poland has arrested a Chinese employee of Huawei and a former Polish security official on spying allegations, officials and sources told Reuters on Friday, a move that could fuel Western security concerns about the telecoms equipment maker. Huawei, the worlds biggest producer of...

  • SINGAPORE, Jan 11- U.S. oil prices edged down on Friday as concerns over economic growth were rekindled after talks fell short of offering concrete steps to end the Sino-U.S. trade conflict, although OPEC- led production cuts bolstered sentiment in crude markets. West Texas Intermediate crude futures had slipped 23 cents, or 0.4 percent, from their last...

  • STAVANGER, Norway, Jan 10- Norway's oil output in 2019 will be smaller than previously forecast and its lowest level in three decades, although it should rebound in the following years, the country's oil industry regulator said on Thursday. Investment in Western Europe's largest oil producer and Europe's second-largest gas producer, behind Russia, is surging...

  • OSLO, Jan 10- Nasdaq's Nordic commodity exchange in Oslo failed to supervise trading members adequately, relying too heavily on shared resources with other Nasdaq units and blurring responsibilities, Norway's Financial Supervisory Authority said on Thursday. The report, the result of investigations that followed the default in September of Norwegian...

  • STAVANGER, Norway, Jan 10- Norway's oil output in 2019 will be smaller than previously forecast and will reach its lowest level in three decades, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said on Thursday. Investment in Western Europe's largest oil producer and Europe's second-largest gas producer behind Russia surged after a decline due to the slump in oil prices...

  • OSLO, Jan 10- Nasdaq's Nordic commodity exchange in Oslo failed to supervise trading members adequately, relying too heavily on shared resources with other Nasdaq units and blurring responsibilities, Norway's Financial Supervisory Authority said on Thursday. The report, the result of investigations that followed the default in September of Norwegian...

  • OSLO, Jan 10- Nasdaq's Nordic commodity exchange in Oslo failed to adequately supervise trading members, relying too heavily on shared resources with other Nasdaq units and blurring responsibilities, Norway's Financial Supervisory Authority said on Thursday.

  • RALEIGH, N.C., United States- Richmond Fed President Tom Barkin speaks in North Carolina to the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce at its 2019 Economic Forecast event- 1335 GMT. MILWAUKEE, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before event, Milwaukee Business Journal...