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Asia Event Calendar

Date    GMT /Local          Event
18-Apr  0030/1030  *    AU  Westpac-MI leading index
19-Apr  2245/1045  ***  NZ  CPI inflation quarterly
19-Apr  0130/1130  ***  AU  Labor force survey
19-Apr  0130/1130  **   AU  NAB quarterly business survey
19-Apr  0300/1500  ***  NZ  RBNZ factor model inflation
20-Apr  2330/0830  ***  JP  CPI
24-Apr  2200/0800       AU  RBA Asst Gov Christopher Kent to deliver a speech
                              at HIA breakfast, also Q&A
24-Apr  2245/1045  *    NZ  Net monthly migration
24-Apr  2330/0930  **   AU  ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence
24-Apr  0130/1130  ***  AU  Consumer price index
26-Apr      -           JP  BOJ holds two-day policy board meeting
26-Apr  0130/1130  **   AU  Trade price indexes
27-Apr      -           JP  BOJ holds two-day policy board meeting
27-Apr  2245/1045  **   NZ  Monthly trade balance
27-Apr  2350/0850  **   JP  Tokyo CPI
27-Apr  2350/0850  *    JP  Retail sales (p)
27-Apr  2350/0850  **   JP  Industrial production
27-Apr  0130/1130  *    AU  Producer price index q/q
27-Apr  0300/1200       JP  BOJ releases outcome of two-day policy board
                              meeting, monetary policy statement, quarterly
                              Outlook Report
30-Apr  0100/0900  ***  CN  CFLP Manufacturing PMI
30-Apr  0100/0900  **   CN  CFLP Non-Manufacturing PMI
30-Apr  0100/1300  ***  NZ  ANZ monthly business survey
30-Apr  0130/1130  **   AU  RBA private sector credit m/m
01-May      -           AU  RBA Governor Philip Lowe to speak at board dinner
                              in Adelaide.
01-May  2230/0830  **   AU  AI Group manufacturing index
01-May  2245/1045  *    NZ  Monthly building consents
01-May  0000/1000  **   AU  CoreLogic home value index m/m
01-May  0430/1430  ***  AU  RBA monthly cash rate decision
01-May  1200/2000  ***  CN  Caixin Manufacturing PMI
02-May  2245/1045  ***  NZ  Quarterly Labor market data
03-May  2230/0830  **   AU  AI Group services index
03-May  1200/2000  **   CN  Caixin Service PMI
04-May  0130/1130  ***  AU  RBA Statement on Monetary Policy
07-May      -      ***  CN  FX Reserves
07-May  2230/0830  **   AU  AI Group/HIA construction index
08-May      -      ***  CN  Trade
08-May  2245/1045  ***  NZ  RBNZ inflation expectations survey
08-May  2350/0850  **   JP  Household spending
09-May  2245/1045  **   NZ  Electronic card transactions m/m
09-May  0000/0900  **   JP  average wages (p)
10-May      -      ***  CN  Money Supply
10-May      -      ***  CN  New Loans
10-May      -      ***  CN  Social Financing
10-May  2100/0900  ***  NZ  RBNZ Monetary Policy Statement
10-May  2100/0900  ***  NZ  RBNZ official cash rate decision
10-May  0130/0930  ***  CN  CPI
10-May  0130/0930  ***  CN  Producer Price Index
11-May      -      ***  CN  Money Supply
11-May      -      ***  CN  New Loans
11-May      -      ***  CN  Social Financing
12-May      -      ***  CN  Money Supply
12-May      -      ***  CN  New Loans
12-May      -      ***  CN  Social Financing
14-May  2350/0850  *    JP  CGPI
15-May  0130/1130  ***  AU  RBA board meeting minutes
15-May  0200/1000  ***  CN  Fixed-Asset Investment
15-May  0200/1000  ***  CN  Industrial Output
15-May  0200/1000  ***  CN  Retail Sales
16-May  2350/0850  ***  JP  GDP (p)
17-May  2350/0850  *    JP  Machinery orders
18-May  2350/0850  ***  JP  CPI
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