AGENDA – Political and general news for October 14

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WEDNESDAY 14 OCTOBER

** AUSTRIA – Austrian Finance Minister Gernot Bluemel delivers budget speech in parliament – 08:00 GMT. ** WASHINGTON DC – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud at the State Department. – 12:45 GMT ** TURKEY – Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca chairs a meeting of the scientific council on coronaviruses, then holds a press conference. – 4:00 p.m. GMT ** KUWAIT – Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Mohammad Al-Sabah received Qatar’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammad bin Abdulrahman Al at the airport on Wednesday -Thani. ** BAGHDAD – Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias will travel to Baghdad, where he will first separately meet with his Iraqi counterpart Fuad Hussein, President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi. ** PARAMARIBO, Suriname – A team of ministers from Suriname will visit Guyana from Wednesday to Friday to continue discussions on various initiatives launched by the presidents of the two countries in August. (to October 16).

NEW DELHI – Senior US diplomat Stephen Biegun will travel to India to follow US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s conversation on October 6 with External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar in Tokyo. (as of October 14)

CAMBODIA, KUALA LUMPUR, VIENTIANE, BANGKOK, SINGAPORE – Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will pay official visits to Cambodia, Malaysia, Laos and Thailand, and pay a transit visit to Singapore (up to ‘to October 15)

ATHENS – Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou meets Bulgarian President Rumen Radev in Athens MOSCOW – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meets Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio in Moscow; ministers will hold a press conference after the talks. – 1000 GMT

DHAKA – US Assistant Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun to visit Dhaka (until October 16)

ANKARA – German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas talks in the capital Ankara RIYADH – Fourth meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bank governors.

BRUSSELS – Video conference of the EU Tripartite Social Summit.

BRUSSELS – European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic addresses EU lawmakers on batteries in the EU. – 1500 GMT

WASHINGTON DC – International Monetary Fund officials hold press briefings and press conferences – 12:00 GMT.

BRUSSELS – The President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and of the European Council Charles Michel hold a summit with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the European social partners.

GENEVA – The General Council of the WTO meets.

BRUSSELS – European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks at a press conference on how to remove barriers to investment to ensure a successful bloc recovery. BRUSSELS – The Vice-President of the European Commission and Chief Climate Officer, Frans Timmermans, presents the bloc’s report on the energy state of the Union, the wave of renovation and offshore renewable energies.

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THURSDAY 15 OCTOBER

** PARIS – Foreign ministers of Zbigniew Rau (Poland), Jean-Yves Drian (France) and Heiko Maas (Germany), the so-called Weimer Triangle, will meet for the first time in four years in Paris on Thursday , ** PARIS – The French Foreign Minister is visiting Algeria for bilateral talks, will include meetings with senior officials and will focus on bilateral relations, Libya and Mali. (as of October 16)

BERLIN – German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas meets his Polish counterpart Zbigniew Rau at Villa Borsig in Berlin – 14:00 GMT.

BERLIN – German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier makes a statement ahead of a video conference with telecommunications ministers of EU countries – 0700 GMT.

WORLD – United Nations Global Handwashing Day.

GLOBAL – International Day of Rural Women. BRUSSELS – European Council arrives for two-day summit (until October 16)

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FRIDAY OCTOBER 16

NUR-SULTAN – Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu will pay an official visit to Kazakhstan and hold talks with the country’s military and political leaders on multidisciplinary cooperation.

GLOBAL – World Food Day.

MIAMI, United States – Analysis of the second debate between US President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden – 0100 GMT. – – – – – – – – –

SATURDAY OCTOBER 17

WASHINGTON DC – Annual meeting between the IMF and the World Bank Group.

GLOBAL – International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. NEW ZEALAND – Referendum election. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 18 OCTOBER

HANOI – Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga will arrive in Hanoi for a four-day visit. (Until October 21) BOLIVIA – Bolivia is holding a delayed 2020 presidential election.

JERUSALEM – 9th anniversary of the release of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit after more than five years of Hamas incommunicado detention in the Gaza Strip. GUINEA – Referendum election. – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY 20 OCTOBER

BRUSSELS – European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen addresses the European Parliament to present the Commission’s 2021 work program.

BRUSSELS – European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic addresses the press on better regulation in the EU.

TRIPOLI – 9th anniversary of the capture and murder of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY 22 OCTOBER

** BRUSSELS – NATO Defense Ministers hold virtual meeting via teleconference (until 23 October)

MADRID – Spain’s Energy Minister Teresa Ribera will speak at the Santander International Banking Conference – 14:00 GMT.

SEYCHELLES – Election of the president – – – – – – – – –

FRIDAY 23 OCTOBER

LIBYA – 9th anniversary of the declaration of liberation of Libya.

VAN, Turkey – 9th anniversary of the earthquake that killed more than 600 people and injured more than 4,000 others. NASHVILLE, USA – Analysis of the final debate between US President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden – 0100 GMT.

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SATURDAY 24 OCTOBER

CANADA – The Canadian province of British Columbia holds its election. EGYPT – Election of the Egyptian People’s Assembly – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 25 OCTOBER CHILE – Referendum election. BERLIN – World Health Summit (until OCTOBER 27).

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MONDAY, OCTOBER 26 KUALA LUMPUR – Finance ministers of APEC countries meet to discuss regional macroeconomic and financial issues as well as national and regional financial policy priorities at the APEC-Finance Ministers meeting in Malaysia (until to October 28) – – – – – – – – –

WEDNESDAY 28 OCTOBER

BRUSSELS – European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic addresses the press on better regulation in the EU.

TANZANIA – Election to the Tanzanian National Assembly. TANZANIA – Tanzania is due to hold presidential and parliamentary elections.

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THURSDAY 29 OCTOBER

BRUSSELS – European Commission Vice-President Margrethe Vestager speaks at an EPC online event on EU Digital Services – 10:00 GMT.

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30

BRAZIL – Local elections in Brazil. (as of Nov. 15) – – – – – – – – –

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31 COTE D’IVOIRE – Presidential election in Côte d’Ivoire.

GEORGIA – Election of the Georgian Parliament. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 1 NOVEMBER

MOLDOVA – Presidential election in Moldova.

EGYPT – Egypt holds parliamentary elections

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TUESDAY 03 NOVEMBER

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Minister of Finance of the euro zone – 14:00 GMT. GUAM – Non-voting delegate in the election of the United States House of Representatives. United States of America – Election to the United States House of Representatives.

Palau – Election of the Senate of Palau.

Puerto Rico – Election to the Puerto Rico House of Representatives.

United States of America – Election of the United States Senate.

Puerto Rico – Election of the Puerto Rican Senate.

Puerto Rico – Election of Puerto Rican Governor.

United States of America – Election of President.

Palau – Election of the House of Delegates of Palau.

Guam – Legislative Election of Guam. BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Eurogroup.

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WEDNESDAY 04 NOVEMBER BRUSSELS – EU Meeting of Economic and Financial Affairs Ministers

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SATURDAY 07 NOVEMBER

GHANA – Ghana holds presidential and parliamentary elections. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 08 NOVEMBER

MYANMAR – Election to the House of Burmese Nationalities.

MYANMAR – Election to the Myanmar House of Representatives.

KUALA LUMPUR – Foreign Affairs and Trade Ministers from APEC Economies Meet to Discuss Trade and International Affairs Policies at APEC Ministerial Meeting in Malaysia (through November 9)

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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9

KUALA LUMPUR – Foreign and Trade Ministers from APEC economies meet to discuss trade and international affairs policies at APEC Ministerial Meeting in Malaysia.

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Trade). – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY 10 NOVEMBER

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the General Affairs Council of the EU.

KUALA LUMPUR – Business pioneers in Asia-Pacific interact with business leaders, policymakers and academics on topical issues at the APEC-CEO Summit in Malaysia. (November 11) JORDAN – Election to the Jordanian Chamber of Deputies.

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WEDNESDAY 11 NOVEMBER

BELIZE – Election to the Belize House of Representatives.

HANOI – Vietnam hosts the ASEAN Foreign Ministers (AMM) meeting in Hanoi (until November 15). – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY 12 NOVEMBER

KUALA LUMPUR – Government leaders from all APEC member economies come together to discuss issues relating to trade growth, jobs and people’s quality of life at the meeting of economic leaders of the ‘APEC in Malaysia. BRUSSELS – Meeting of the General Affairs Council of the EU (cohesion). – – – – – – – – –

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council of the EU (budget) – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15

BOSNIA – Bosnia holds local elections – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council – – – – – – – – –

FRIDAY 20 NOVEMBER

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Defense) – – – – – – – – –

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia hosts 15th Annual G20 Leaders’ Summit in Riyadh (until November 22) – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 22 NOVEMBER

BURKINA FASO – Referendum election.

BURKINA FASO – Election to the Burkinabè National Assembly.

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MONDAY 23 NOVEMBER BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Development). – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY 30 NOVEMBER BRUSSELS – Eurogroup meeting – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY 1 DECEMBER BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 6 DECEMBER

Romania – Election of the Romanian Senate. Romania – Election to the Romanian Chamber of Deputies.

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MONDAY 7 DECEMBER BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council. – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY 8 DECEMBER Luxembourg – Meeting of the General Affairs Council of the EU. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY 10 DECEMBER BRUSSELS – The European Council arrives for a two-day summit (until 11 December) – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY 15 DECEMBER BRUSSELS – European Commission Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis gives a press conference on strengthening Europe’s economic and financial sovereignty as well as fair minimum wages for EU workers.

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