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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.
ABU DHABI - U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker will visit Abu Dhabi.
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).
BRUSSELS - Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN).
FRANKFURT - ECB chief economist Peter Praet speaks at debate on "Current issues in and challenges for central bank communication" at the ECB and its Watchers XV conference organized by the Center for Financial Studies in Frankfurt, Germany - 0800 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure speaks at a debate on "Current challenges for the conduct of monetary policy in the euro area" at the ECB and its Watchers XV conference organized by the Center for Financial Studies in Frankfurt, Germany - 1000 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB executive board member Yves Mersch speaks at a debate on "Challenges for the ECB resulting from its double role as monetary policy maker and financial supervisor" in Frankfurt - 1300 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at the Sydney Institute.
VIENNA - ECB President Mario Draghi speaks at the awarding ceremony of the Schumpeter Award organized by Schumpeter Gesellschaft in Vienna, Austria - 1700 GMT. PARIS - ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure speaks on "Achieving a fully integrated banking union - the three pillars of the European Central Bank" at The Economist's Future of Banking Summit "Adapting to change: tomorrow's banking model" in Paris, France - 0815 GMT. HELSINKI - ECB governing council member Erkki Liikanen will be present at the launch of Antti Heinonen's book "The First Euros" - 0800 GMT. 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.
LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor for Financial Stability John Cunliffe will take part in a conference at Chatham House titled "New Rules on Market Structure, Trading and Funding" - 0930 GMT.
TUESDAY, MAR 18 WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) holds two-day meeting on interest rates. HALIFAX, Canada - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz delivers a speech to the Halifax Chamber of Commerce. FRANKFURT - Former Portuguese Finance Minister Vitor Gaspar gives lecture on "The Making of a Continental Financial System: Lessons from Early American History" - 1600 GMT. FRIDAY, MAR 19
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rates. FRANKFURT - ECB governing council and general council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled (to Mar 20). TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at a seminar on the global economy hosted by the Institute for International Monetary Affairs - 0500 GMT. REYKJAVIK - Iceland Central Bank announces interest rate decision. OTSU, Japan - Bank of Japan board member Takahide Kiuchi meets business leaders in Otsu - 0130 GMT.
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