MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - May 28
DUBAI, May 28 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Sunday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.
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** This Diary is filed daily ** ----------------------------------------------------------- SUNDAY, MAR 02 WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew speaks at the of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference 2014 - 2200 GMT.
MONDAY, MAR 03
BRUSSELS - ECB President Mario Draghi will give introductory remarks at the Quarterly Hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium - 1400 GMT. BILBAO, Spain - Global Forum Spain 2014: From Stability to Growth. Speakers:- Bilbao Mayor Inaki Azcuna, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem, OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria and Spain President Mariano Rajoy.
TUESDAY, MAR 04 LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor Sir Jon Cunliffe speaks on EU - 1030 GMT. WASHINGTON - Senate Banking Committee holds hearing on the nominations of Stanley Fischer to be a member and vice chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Jerome Powell and Lael Brainard to be members of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - 1500 GMT. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker participates in a discussion, "Update from the Fed" before the "Vantage Point: Real World Perspectives on the Economy" Council for Economic Education summit - 2115 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) holds interest rate meeting.
WEDNESDAY, MAR 05
MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher speaks before the Mexican Bankers Association - 0000 GMT. SEATTLE, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before an event hosted by the Seattle University Albers School of Business and Economics - 0130 GMT. VICTORIA, Canada - Joint CMA/CGA/FMI Workshop on "Financial Sustainability and Resource Development"(to Mar 06). Bank of Canada Deputy Governor John Murray will be the keynote speaker. WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition - 1900 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) holds Monetary Policy Committee meeting (to Mar 06). OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement.
THURSDAY, MAR 06 NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley participates in a discussion hosted by the Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones - 1315 GMT. LONDON - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks on "Perspectives on the Economy and Monetary Policy" before the Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) Golden Lecture Series - 1800 GMT. WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart gives lecture on the economic outlook at Georgetown University in Washington - 2300 GMT. LONDON - Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Alice Rivlin, to participate at the Chatham House event on "Dilemmas of the US and EU Economies: What Next?". TRONDHEIM - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a lecture at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) announces interest rate decision. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement and News conference - 1245 GMT.
FRIDAY, MAR 07 HOUSTON, United States - Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke speaks before the HIS CERAWeek 2014 conference in Houston, Texas - 1730 GMT. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley speaks on the economy and local conditions before community and business leaders - 1700 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Glenn Stevens testifies before the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics - 2230 GMT.
MONDAY, MAR 10
BRUSSELS - Eurogroup Meeting. PARIS - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser participates in the Global Interdependence Center "Monetary Policy & Banks and the Rise of Global Protectionism" conference in Paris, France - 0945 GMT. COLUMBUS, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before the Turner College of Business Executive Speaker Series hosted by Columbus State University - 1640 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting (to Mar 11).
TUESDAY, MAR 11
BRUSSELS - Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN).
WEDNESDAY, MAR 12
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at the Sydney Institute.
THURSDAY, MAR 13
WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate (OCR). TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases the Minutes of its February policy-setting meeting - 2350 GMT.
FRIDAY, MAR 14 STANFORD, United States - Federal Reserve vice chair nominee Stanley Fischer speaks before a dinner at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR) Economic Summit 2014 - 0145 GMT.
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May 27 The mother of ride-hailing firm Uber's chief executive has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California on Friday, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office said on Saturday
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