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22/09/2017 06:17 AM
African Markets - Factors to watch on Sep 22
NAIROBI, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. - - - - - GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on the mooted possibility of North Korea conducting another hydrogen bomb test, this time in the Pacific Ocean. WORLD OIL PRICES Oil prices were mixed in early Asian trade on Friday as t

22/09/2017 01:00 AM
DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Nov 21
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21/09/2017 06:03 PM
UPDATE 1-Suspected separatist bomb wounds 3 police in Cameroon's Anglophone region
YAOUNDE, Sept 21 (Reuters) - An improvised bomb wounded three policemen in the main city of Cameroon's minority English-speaking region on Thursday, the regional governor said, in an attack a senior security source blamed on separatist militants.

21/09/2017 05:07 PM
Suspected separatist bomb wounds 3 police in Cameroon's Anglophone region
YAOUNDE, Sept 21 (Reuters) - An improvised bomb wounded three policemen in the main city of Cameroon's minority English-speaking region on Thursday, the regional governor said, in an attack a senior security source blamed on separatist militants.

21/09/2017 04:53 PM
OPEC panel to discuss extending oil cut deal, tracking exports
VIENNA, Sept 21 (Reuters) - OPEC and non-OPEC nations meeting on Friday will discuss a possible extension of an oil supply cut deal to support prices and will consider monitoring exports to assess compliance.

21/09/2017 04:50 PM
Nigeria sells more treasuries as moves to support naira
LAGOS, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Nigeria's central bank sold 207 billion naira in treasuries on Thursday to mop up liquidity, a day after it raised more money than planned via a debt auction as it moved to keep borrowing costs high to support the currency, traders said.

21/09/2017 04:37 PM
W. Africa Crude-Exports on track to slip in Nov, CPC takes Angolan
BRUSSELS, Sept 21 (Reuters) - More of the November loading plans emerged, and traders said Nigeria's exports appeared on track to slip. Trading was limited, but Taiwan's CPC took one Angolan cargo.

21/09/2017 02:45 PM
WEEKAHEAD-AFRCA-FRX-Potential intervention seen supporting Kenyan shilling
NAIROBI, Sept 21 (Reuters) - The Kenyan shilling is expected to be little changed next week on concern the central bank might intervene in the market. The Zambian kwacha may strengthen against the dollar.

21/09/2017 06:26 AM
African Markets - Factors to watch on Sep 21
NAIROBI, Sept 21 (Reuters) - The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Thursday. - - - - - EVENTS: *SOUTH AFRICA - South African Reserve Bank ends three-day monetary policy committee meeting. GLOBAL MARKETS The U.S. dollar shone while Asian shares slipped on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced a plan to start shrinking its balance sheet and signalled one more

21/09/2017 01:02 AM
DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Nov 21
Guide to economic indicators ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events -----------------------------------------------------------