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DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 27

Political and General News ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ----------------------------------------------------------- MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19 BRUSSELS - Eurogroup meeting. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 ** BRUSSELS - ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio participates in ECOFIN meeting in Brussels, Belgium. GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Deutsche Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret gives a talk entitled "Now or later? Completing the Europ

Japan policymakers step up warnings over "one-sided" yen gains

TOKYO Japanese policymakers stepped up warnings against a rising yen on Friday, saying recent moves were one-sided and they would respond appropriately, as worries grow that the buoyant currency could damage the export-reliant economy.

Feb 16 2018

Japan policymakers step up warnings over 'one-sided' yen gains

TOKYO Japanese policymakers stepped up warnings against a rising yen on Friday, saying recent moves were one-sided and they would respond appropriately, as worries grow that the buoyant currency could damage the export-reliant economy.

Feb 16 2018

UPDATE 2-Japan policymakers step up warnings over "one-sided" yen gains

* No change to govt stance on responding to market as appropriate

Currencies, Markets Feb 16 2018

DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 27

Political and General News ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ----------------------------------------------------------- FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16 ** GRANADA, Spain – Bank of Spain Governor Luis Maria Linde to participate in an event in Granada - 1130 GMT SKOPJE - ECB board member Benoit Coeure gives keynote speech at National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia/Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee International conference in Sk

Feb 15 2018

U.S., Mexico working to set up Trump, Pena Nieto meeting: White House

WASHINGTON Officials are working to arrange a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto "in the near future" to review progress on trade talks, a border wall and other issues, the White House said in a statement on Thursday.

DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 27

Political and General News ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ----------------------------------------------------------- THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15 PARIS - Participation in panel discussion by ECB executive board member and chief economist Peter Praet at a conference jointly organised by the French Treasury and the IMF in Paris – 1045 GMT. OSLO - Annual keynote speech by Norway central bank governor Oeystein Olsen – 1700 GMT

Feb 14 2018

OECD says energy taxes in developed economies too low to fight climate change

LONDON Energy taxes in major advanced economies are not doing enough to reduce energy use, improve energy efficiency and drive a shift toward low-carbon sources, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said on Wednesday.

OECD says energy taxes in developed economies too low to fight climate change

LONDON, Feb 14 Energy taxes in major advanced economies are not doing enough to reduce energy use, improve energy efficiency and drive a shift towards low-carbon sources, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said on Wednesday.

Japan government calls for stable FX, seeks to jawbone strong yen

TOKYO Japan's top government spokesman warned on Wednesday that stable currency market moves were "extremely important", signaling concern over recent yen gains that could cool a strengthening economic recovery.

Feb 13 2018