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  • *Poland's industry grows 1.8 pct in March vs 2.9 pct forecast. BUDAPEST, April 19- Central European government bond yields rose slightly on Thursday, tracking euro zone and U.S. peers that were driven by a surge in crude prices which may lead to more inflation. Poland's 10- year yield was steady, after a rise early this week, but its shorter yields also rose slightly.

  • *Bucharest stock index hits highest since early 2008. BUDAPEST/ BUCHAREST, April 18- Bucharest's main stock index hit its highest level for ten years on Wednesday, buoyed by bigger-than-expected dividends and having underperformed its main regional peers last year. Benchmark indexes in Warsaw and Budapest also nudged higher, paring losses this year to 6...

  • JAKARTA- Indonesia Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting.. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement. BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank holds its rate-setting meeting- 1200 GMT.

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of March monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT. JAKARTA- Indonesia Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting.. SYDNEY- Speech by Christopher Kent, RBA Assistant Governor, at the Housing Industry Association Breakfast, Sydney 2200 GMT.

  • BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina holds press conference on monetary policy report. TUESDAY, APRIL 17 SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of March monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT. JAKARTA- Indonesia Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting..

  • WARSAW, April 13- Rating agency S&P Global surprisingly changed the outlook on Poland's BBB+ sovereign rating to positive from stable on Friday citing the country's robust economic and fiscal performance. S&P, which currently has the lowest rating on Poland from the three major rating agencies, said the positive outlook indicated an increased likelihood...

  • *Easing tension with Brussels helps Polish assets. BUDAPEST, April 13- Central European currencies and stock indexes mostly firmed on Friday on the back of increasing risk appetite across global markets and a Polish parliament decision that may sooth tension with Brussels. The lower house of parliament, the Sejm, approved legal changes late on Thursday in a bid...

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Financial Stability Review 0130 GMT. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina holds press conference on monetary policy report. JAKARTA- Indonesia Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting..

  • BUDAPEST, April 12- The leu firmed and Romanian government bond yields rose slightly after the country reported a rise in annual inflation to its highest level since 2013, which may hit demand at a debt auction in Bucharest. The inflation increase, driven by the European Union's fastest wage rises, is in contrast with a retreat in inflation rates in most of the...

  • **JAKARTA- Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati talks to foreign correspondents in Jakarta on several topics including the government's priorities and the biggest risks for Indonesia from a brewing trade war between the United States and China- 0900 GMT. BEIJING- Yi Gang, governor of the People's Bank of China, and Christine Lagarde, managing...

  • WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. HONG KONG, China- Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde delivers a speech in Hong Kong. BEIJING, China- Yi Gang, governor of the People's Bank of China, will speak at the annual Boao Forum- 0100 GMT.

  • WARSAW, Poland— Three survivors of World War II atrocities have sued a Polish publisher of books that contain Nazi propaganda and Holocaust denial, a lawyer in Poland said Tuesday. Wojciech Kozlowski, a partner in the Warsaw office of international legal firm Dentons, said the lawsuit filed last week is the first of its kind in Poland. Even though Holocaust denial...

  • **BOAO, China- Chinese President Xi Jinping and a list of foreign leaders, including Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and IMF's managing director Christine Lagarde are to speak at the opening of the annual Boao Forum in Hainan province- 0130 GMT.

  • **BEIJING- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated question-and-answer session hosted by the Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management- 0830 GMT. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement.

  • **BEIJING- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated question-and-answer session hosted by the Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management- 0830 GMT. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement.

  • *Fx, stocks retreat on return of U.S.- China trade war fear. BUDAPEST, April 6- Central European stocks and the forint eased slightly on Friday as an escalating U.S.- China trade war cut risk appetite and investors looked ahead to Sunday's parliamentary elections in Hungary. Prime Minister Viktor Orban is expected to win a third term in one of the bloc's most...

  • SINGAPORE- Singapore Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat delivers opening remarks at the ASEAN Finance Ministers meeting- 0130 GMT. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement.

  • SINGAPORE- Singapore Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat gives a keynote speech at the World Bank- Singapore Infrastructure Finance Summit. SINGAPORE- Singapore Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat delivers opening remarks at the ASEAN Finance Ministers meeting- 0130 GMT. TUESDAY, APRIL 10 WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting.

  • BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, April 4- The zloty and Polish bond yields fell after Warsaw data showed a surprise retreat in inflation, while the leu held steady even though the Romanian central bank disappointed investors who had bet on an interest rate hike. Warsaw's bluechip stocks index fell in tandem with Budapest by 1.5 percent due to risk aversion after China hit back...

  • BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, April 4- The zloty and Polish bond yields fell after Warsaw data showed a surprise retreat in inflation, while expectations that Romania's central bank will hike its rates on Wednesday buoyed the leu. Flash figures from Poland showed a slump in annual inflation in March to 1.3 percent, below analysts' 1.65 percent forecast.