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HANOI - Asian Development Bank press conference on economic outlook for Vietnam – 0130 GMT.
CERNOBBIO, Italy - Executive Board Member Yves Mersch participates in a panel discussion “The Agenda for Europe” at Ambrosetti’s Finance Forum on “The Outlook for the Economy and Finance” in Villa d‘Este, Cernobbio, Italy – 0730 GMT.
SUNDAY, APRIL 9 MELBOURNE, Australia - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives a presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary policy at the Monash University International Distinguished Lecture event - 0205 GMT.
VIMY, France - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Francois Hollande and Prince of Wales Harry commemorate the Battle of Vimy Ridge in northern France.
MONDAY, APRIL 10 MELBOURNE, Australia - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives a presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary policy before the Monash University International Distinguished Lecture event – 0305 GMT.
ALMATY, Kazakhstan - Kazakhstan Central Bank reviews policy rate – 1100 GMT.
ANN ARBOR, U.S. state of Michigan - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen participates in a discussion with Gerald R. Ford School Dean Susan Collins before the “Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy: Policy Talk Series” – 2010 GMT.
TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda will hold quarterly meeting of regional branch managers. LUCCA, Italy - Foreign Ministers from the G7 group of major industrialised nations hold a two-day meeting in the Tuscan city of Lucca (to April 11). TUESDAY, APRIL 11 MINNEAPOLIS - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari participates in a question-and-answer session as part of a Minnesota Business Partnership meeting - 1745 GMT.
PRETORIA - South African Reserve Bank releases its latest monetary policy review, followed by a monetary policy forum.
WASHINGTON - Bank of America Merrill Lynch Auto Summit (to April 12) - 1200. BRAZIL - Central Bank of Brazil monetary policy committee meeting (to April 12). BUDAPEST - Hungarian Central Bank non-rate-setting meeting. BELGRADE - National Bank of Serbia interest rate decision. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12 KENYA - World Bank gives its economic update for Kenya – 0900 GMT. BUDAPEST - European Central Bank to publish the minutes of its March meeting. ZAGREB - Croatia National Bank monetary policy meeting. WINDHOEK - Central Bank of Namibia monetary policy meeting. THURSDAY, APRIL 13 TOKYO - Central bank officials, including ECB Deputy Director-General John Fell, Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Bank of Thailand Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Deputy Governor Nestor Espenilla, will speak at a seminar hosted by the Asian Development Bank Institute in Tokyo.
KIEV - National Bank of Ukraine monetary policy meeting. SEOUL - Bank of Korea monetary policy meeting to announce interest rates. TUESDAY, APRIL 18
TORONTO, Canada - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will give a speech at the Toronto Region Board of Trade - 1630 GMT.
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will release the minutes of April Monetary Policy Meeting - 0130 GMT. KAMPALA - Bank of Uganda announces interest rate decision. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19 ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, United States - Speech by Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren - 1630 GMT.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve issues its Beige Book of economic condition - 1800 GMT.
WARSAW - National Bank of Poland monetary policy council meeting (No interest rate announcement expected). JAKARTA - Indonesia Central Bank board of Governors meeting (to April 20).
TUESDAY, APRIL 20 WASHINGTON - Mexico central bank chief Agustin Carstens speaks on a Brookings Institute webcast from the National Press Center – 1300 GMT.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21 WASHINGTON - Swedish National Bank Governor Stefan Nils Magnus Ingves and Riksbank Deputy Governor Per Jansson will participate in the spring meeting of the IMF and World Bank (to April 23).
WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank hold their annual spring meetings in Washington D.C. (to April 23). WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26 FRANKFURT - “Frankfurt Finance Summit 2017” conference. ANKARA - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey monetary policy meeting. TBILISI - National Bank of Georgia monetary policy committee meeting. THURSDAY, APRIL 27 WARSAW - The second Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) Economists Meeting at National Bank of Poland.
FRANKFURT - European Central Bank news conference following the Government Council interest rate decision - 0630 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe gives a speech at the Renminbi Global Cities Dialogue Dinner. WARSAW - The second OMFIF Economists Meeting at the National Bank of Poland. CHISINAU - National Bank of Moldova interest rate decision. SUVA - Reserve Bank of Fiji board meeting to announce interest rates. FRIDAY, APRIL 28 BERN - Swiss National Bank general meeting of shareholders. - 0800 GMT.
MOSCOW - Central Bank of Russia interest rate decision - 1030 GMT. ANKARA - Turkish central bank to release the minutes of its April monetary policy committee meeting. SATURDAY, APRIL 29
LONDON - Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) holds a City Lecture with Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Steven Kaplan on monetary policy, commodity prices and the outlook for the US economy.
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia board meeting to announce monetary policy decision - 0430 GMT.
LONDON - Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) holds discussion with Central Bank of Malta Governor Josef Bonnici on divergent monetary policies, the impact of negative interest rates, the future of the capital markets union and the role of central banks in boosting economic growth. THURSDAY, MAY 4 LONDON - Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) holds a City Lecture with Chairperson of the European Banking Authority Andrea Enria.
TOKYO - Asean Finance and Central Bank Deputies Meeting (to May 5). TOKYO - Asean Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ Joint Meeting (to May 5). FRIDAY, MAY 5
LONDON - Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) holds a City Lecture with Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore Ravi Menon about divergent monetary policies and the restructuring of China economy.
WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate (OCR).
LONDON - A roundtable briefing with President of the Generalitat of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont on the political, economic and investment issues facing Catalonia.
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of its May monetary policy meeting - 0130 GMT.
THURSDAY, MAY 18 MINNEAPOLIS - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta J. Mester speaks before the Economic Club of Minnesota - 1700 GMT. NINH BINH, Vietnam - Senior Finance Officials’ Meeting (SFOM) (to May 19).
TUESDAY, MAY 23 BEIJING - James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and 12th chief executive of the Eighth District Federal Reserve Bank, delivers the inaugural Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) City Lecture in Beijing.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 24 BEIJING - Inaugural Renminbi Liaison Network (RLN) meeting in Beijing.
OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement - 1400 GMT. WEDNESDAY, MAY 31
WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand holds Financial Stability Report media conference.
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