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  • **BUENOS AIRES- IMF chief Christine Lagarde and Argentina's economy minister, Nicolas Dujovne, hold joint news conference in Buenos Aires. **BUENOS AIRES- Mexican Finance Minister Jose Antonio Gonzalez Anaya travels to Argentina for the 2018 G20 Buenos Aires summit during which finance ministers and central bank governors will set an agenda on global growth,...

  • *Robust figures seen not changing Hungary, Poland monetary policy. BUDAPEST, July 20- Central European currencies rebounded on Friday as a dollar rally lost momentum in global markets, while new data showed robust growth in wages in Hungary and retail sales in Poland. Central Europe's main currencies clawed back part of the previous session's losses on Friday...

  • BUENOS AIRES- ECB Executive Board Member Benoit Coeure participates in G20 finance ministers and central bank governors deputies meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina. BUENOS AIRES- ECB President Mario Draghi and ECB Executive Board Member Benoit Coeure participates in the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meetings in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  • Juventus fans buy the shirt of Cristiano Ronaldo in the Juventus Store.

    The deal suggests that streaming services are also disrupting the market for live sports, long considered a stable of cable packages. 

  • **BEIJING- Chinese President Xi Jinping meets World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, Director-General of UNESCO Audrey Azoulay, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk in Beijing- 0730 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of July monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT.

  • BELGRADE- National Bank of Serbia holds interest rate decision- 1000 GMT. FRIDAY, JULY 13 PRAGUE- Czech National Bank will release the minutes of its June 2018 monetary policy meeting- 0700 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of July monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT.

  • BUDAPEST, July 11- Global trade war fears caused the Czech crown to weaken on Wednesday, even though the country's inflation rate rose more than expected in June, increasing the chances interest rates will go up. The currencies fell as the United States threatened to impose tariffs on more Chinese goods and China said it would retaliate. The Czech jobless rate...

  • BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement. KIEV- The Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Yakiv Smoliy holds a press conference- 1100 GMT. KIEV- National Bank of Ukraine holds monetary policy meeting.

  • BUDAPEST, July 9- The zloty led Central European currencies higher as strong German export data and a rebound in the yuan encouraged the closing of short positions in the region's oversold markets. I do not expect it to rise past 4.2 in the coming weeks, though, "said Piotr Poplawski, senior economist with ING Slaski in Warsaw. The forint and the zloty have been the...

  • BUDAPEST, July 9- Central European currencies mostly firmed on Monday as strong German export data soothed worries over global economic growth, after Friday's U.S. job figures did not lead to expectations of faster Federal Reserve interest rate hikes. May German trade data showed a widening surplus, indicating that Europe's biggest economy and Central...

  • BUDAPEST, July 9- Central European currencies mostly firmed on Monday as strong German export data soothed worries over global economic growth, after Friday's U.S. job figures did not lead to expectations of faster Federal Reserve interest rate hikes. May German trade data showed a widening surplus, indicating that Europe's biggest economy and Central...

  • ASTANA- National Bank of Kazakhstan releases monetary policy statements 1100 GMT. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement. KIEV- The Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Yakiv Smoliy holds a press conference- 1100 GMT.

  • BUDAPEST, July 6- Central European currencies and some regional stock markets fell on Friday, bringing the week's rebound to an end after the United States slapped tariffs on some Chinese goods. Assets in the region have been knocked down in the past few months by a rallying dollar and U.S. debt yields, political tension in European Union members Italy and Germany,...

  • BUDAPEST, July 6- Central European currencies and some regional stock markets fell on Friday, bringing the week's rebound to an end after the United States slapped tariffs on some Chinese goods. Assets in the region have been knocked down in the past few months by a rallying dollar and U.S. debt yields, political tension in European Union members Italy and Germany,...

  • PARIS, July 4- Credit Agricole SA said on Wednesday it does not intend to sell its banking unit in Poland after two sources in Warsaw said the French bank believed it lacked the necessary size to compete with larger local players. "We don't plan to sell our bank in Poland," a spokeswoman for Credit Agricole said. Credit Agricole's assets in Poland amount to 33 billion...

  • *China 16+ 1 format under strain for lack of results. SOFIA/ BERLIN/ BRUSSELS, July 4- China meets central and eastern European leaders on Saturday for a summit where Beijing's promises of big infrastructure deals will come under greater scrutiny with some participants saying the annual gatherings yield little. The gathering, less than two weeks before the...

  • Several thousand people gathered in front of the Sad Najwyzszy, the Polish Supreme Court in Warsaw, Poland on July 3, 2018 to protest the ousting of nearly 40 percent of its judges.

    Poland is facing the prospect of an unprecedented institutional crisis, amid escalating tensions between its nationalist government and the EU.

  • Poland faced the specter of institutional turmoil and an escalation of tensions with the European Union on Wednesday, with the head of the Supreme Court, Malgorzata Gersdorf, refusing to comply with reforms that force her to retire.

  • BANGKOK- Bank of Thailand releases minutes of its June 20 interest rate meeting 0200 GMT. BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank to publish the minutes of its June 2018 rate-setting meeting 1200 GMT. THURSDAY, JULY 5 WOLLONGONG, Australia- Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis, at the Urban Development Institute of Australia, Wollongong- 0305 GMT.

  • China issues U.S. travel warning amid trade tensions. BEIJING- Chinas embassy in Washington has issued a security advisory to Chinese nationals traveling to the United States, the latest such warning as trade tensions escalate between the two countries. CAIRO- A son of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been killed in the city of Homs in Syria, the...