DIARY-Political and General News Events from April 17 By Reuters



DIARY-Political and General News Events from April 17

April 17 (Reuters) –

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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17 ** WARSAW – Poland Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz meets Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elgar Mammadiarov. ** MOSCOW – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov holds talks with Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic in Moscow – 0700 GMT.

** PARIS – Greek Foreign Minister George Katrougalos will visit Paris and meets his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian.

** ZAGREB/BRATISLAVA/ANKARA – Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Jacek Czaputowicz will start his visits to Croatia, Slovakia and Turkey.

** RIYADH – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdulmahdi said he will be visiting Riyadh.

MOSCOW – Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon visits Russia (Final Day) ASHGABAT/ TASHKENT – South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan (to April 18). WASHINGTON D.C, – Japan Economy Minister Hiroshige Seko and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will continue their trade talks on the second day in Washington D.C. ANKARA – Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif visits Turkey for talks likely to include policy on Syrian conflict and Tehran’s energy exports to Ankara

PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron gives a news conference at the Elysee presidential palace after announcing his policy response to the “Great Debate”. BEIJING, China (PRC) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi meets his Burkina Faso counterpart Alpha Barry in Beijing. STRASBOURG, France – Latvian Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins speaks in the European Parliament in Strasbourg – 0800 GMT. BERLIN – Germany Economy Minister Peter Altmaier presents 2019 spring outlook in Berlin – 0900 GMT. MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin meets Tajikistan counterpart Emomali Rahmon in Moscow – 1300 GMT.

PRAGUE – Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will meet his local counterpart Andrej Babis and also attend Czech-Vietnamese business forum in Czech Republic – 0730 GMT. VIENNA – 176th (Extraordinary) Meeting of the OPEC Conference.

MOSCOW – Saudi King Salman’s son Sultan bin Salman bin Adbulaziz Al Saud will visit Moscow. INDONESIA – President election. INDONESIA – Indonesian Regional Representative Council election. INDONESIA – Indonesian House of Representatives election. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY, APRIL 18

** Bratislava – Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Jacek Czaputowicz will attend a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Visegrad Group (V4) member countries in Bratislava, Slovakia.

BRATISLAVA – French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will meet Central European ministers in Bratislava. TASHKENT – South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit Uzbekistan (to April 21). INDIA – Indian People’s Assembly election. MOSCOW – Estonia’s President Kersti Kaljulaid will visit Moscow.

VIENNA – OPEC and non-OPEC oil ministers’ meet in Vienna.

ALGERIA – President election.

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SATURDAY, APRIL 20

UNITED STATES – 9th anniversary of Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, APRIL 21

TEHRAN – Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay an official visit to Iran (to April 22).

TOKYO – Pakistan Foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi will visit Japan (to April 24). ASTANA – South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit Kazakhstan (to April 23). LONDON – Queen Elizabeth to celebrate her 93nd birthday. PARIS – 58th anniversary of the first manned mission to space. MACEDONIA – President election. COMOROS – President election.

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MONDAY, APRIL 22 GLOBAL – Earth Day.

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TUESDAY, APRIL 23

INDIA – Indian People’s Assembly election. GLOBAL – U.N. World Book and Copyright Day.

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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24 LONDON – British Finance Minister Philip Hammond speaks to lawmakers on parliament’s Treasury Committee about the Spring Statement budget update he announced in March – 1315 GMT. JAKARTA – 2nd APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) Meeting.

GLOBAL – World Immunization Week 2019 (to Apr. 30).

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THURSDAY, APRIL 25

** NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan – Diplomats from Russia, Turkey and Iran to hold a fresh round of talks in the Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan, on settling the Syrian civil conflict (to April 26).

BRATISLAVA – Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet Central European prime ministers in Bratislava. BRUSSELS – EU-Japan summit. GLOBAL – World Malaria Day.

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SUNDAY, APRIL 28

SEOUL – Chilean President Sebastian Pinera will make a state visit to South Korea (to April 29).

PORT ARTHUR, Tasmania – 21th anniversary of Port Arthur Massacre in Tasmania. LONDON – 2019 London Marathon. BENIN – Beninese National Assembly election.

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MONDAY, APRIL 29

INDIA – Indian People’s Assembly election. LONDON – 8th wedding anniversary of Prince William and Catherine Middleton. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, MAY 5

PANAMA – President election.

PANAMA – Panamanian National Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY, MAY 6

INDIA – Indian People’s Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8

SOUTH AFRICA – South African National Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY, MAY 9

SIBIU, Romania – The informal European Council will bring together EU heads of state or government in Sibiu. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, MAY 12

LITHUANIA – President election.

INDIA – Indian People’s Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY, MAY 13

PHILIPPINES – Philippine Senate election.

PHILIPPINES – Philippine House of Representatives election. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY, MAY 16 BRUSSELS – Euro zone finance ministers meet in Brussels. BRUSSELS – Eurogroup meeting.

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SUNDAY, MAY 19

SWITZERLAND – Referendum election.

INDIA – Indian People’s Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY, MAY 21 BRUSSELS – EU General Affairs Council meeting. MALAWI – President election.

MALAWI – Malawian National Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY, MAY 23

EUROPEAN UNION – European Parliament election. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, MAY 26

BELGIUM – Belgian Chamber of Representatives election. – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY, MAY 27

NETHERLANDS – Dutch Second Chamber election.

MADAGASCAR – Malagasy National Assembly election. – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY, MAY 28

RIGA – Launch of OECD Economic Surveys: Latvia

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SUNDAY, JUNE 9

ASTANA – Kazakhstan to hold early presidential election.

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