The safe-haven currencies such as the U.S. dollar and the yen weakened against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday, as Asian stock markets traded higher, though gains are modest in most markets, following the positive cues overnight from Wall Street after the release of the latest Federal Reserve minutes. Investors are looking
Live Webcast The Live-Streaming facility is offered on OPEC website for the official meetings of the Organization and other related events. Live-Streams make it possible for you to follow up live press conferences, opening sessions, interviews, etc. on your computer's screen and mobile devices. Upcoming Event : 172 nd (Ordinary) OPEC Meeting 25 May...
Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee May 2-3, 2017 A joint meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee and the Board of Governors was held in the offices of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. and continued on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. 1 PRESENT: Janet L...
 Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1/2 per cent Available as: PDF The Bank of Canada is maintaining its target for the overnight rate at 1/2 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 3/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/4 per cent. Inflation is broadly in line with the Bank's projection in its April Monetary Policy Report (M...
The interaction between monetary policy and financial stability in the euro area  Keynote speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the First Conference on Financial Stability organised by the Banco de España and Centro de Estudios Monetarios y Financieros, Madrid, 24 May 2017 Introduction Price stability and financial stability are inh...
Data from the monthly Labour Force Survey are released in two stages. The Labour Force, Australia, Detailed - Electronic Delivery (cat. no. 6291.0.55.001) and Labour Force, Australia, Detailed, Quarterly (cat. no. 6291.0.55.003) are part of the second release, and include detailed data not contained in the Labour Force, Australia (cat. no. 6202.0)
Singapore's gross domestic product climbed 2.7 percent on year in the first quarter of 2017, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said in Thursday's final revision. That's up from April's advance estimate that called for a 2.5 percent gain, although it was still down from 2.9 percent in the previous three months. On a quarterly annualized, seasonally
The Bank of Korea will wrap up its monetary policy meeting on Thursday and then announce its decision on interest rates, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. The central bank is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 1.25 percent. Hong Kong will release April figures for imports, exports and trade ba
Please enable JavaScript if it is disabled in your browser or access the information through the links provided below. May 24, 2017 Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, May 2-3, 2017 For release at 2:00 p.m. EDT The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday released the attached minutes of the Committee meeti
Despite economic growth picking up in the opening quarter of 2017, the Bank of Thailand (BOT) left interest rates at a near-record low in May, citing lingering downside risks to future economic expansion. Recent PMI survey data suggested that manufacturing activity had deteriorated at the start of the second quarter, adding to concerns that the acc

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