Two Weeks Ahead – 06 October 2014

by TRG Alerts Admin on October 5, 2014

Two Weeks Ahead (06OCT-19OCT)

Produced by the Rendon Group

KEY UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNIVERSARIES

  • KENYA: International Criminal Court trial against President Uhuru Kenyatta to commence (07OCT)
  • CRIMEA: Crimea’s State Council will vote for the republic’s new head (09OCT)
  • GLOBAL:  2014 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund will begin in Washington DC (10OCT to 12OCT)
  • BOLIVIA: Bolivia presidential election (12OCT)
  • RUSSIA AND CHINA: Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang is expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (14OCT)
  • MOZAMBIQUE: Mozambique presidential, parliamentary and regional assembly general elections (15OCT)
  • GLOBAL: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (17OCT)

KEY RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS

  • HINDUISM: Lakshmi Puja – (08OCT)
  • ISLAM: Eid-E-Ghadir (Shia) – (13OCT)

Monday, October 06, 2014

  • Egypt: Armed Forces Day – 1973
  • South Korea: 12th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (to 17OCT)

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

  • Europe Region: Next round discussions on the South Caucasus in Geneva (to 08OCT)

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

  • North Korea: Anniversary of 1st underground nuclear test – 2006
  • Pakistan: Anniversary of 7.6 earthquake which killed more than 1,000 people – 2005
  • Hinduism: Lakshmi Puja

Thursday, October 09, 2014

  • Crimea: Crimea’s State Council will vote for the republic’s new head
  • Azerbaijan: World Economic Forum Strategic Dialogue on the Future of the South Caucaus & Central Asia (to 10 Oct)
  • Uganda: Independence Day – 1964

Friday, October 10, 2014

  • Global: 2014 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund will begin in Washington DC (to 12OCT)
  • Germany and China: Hamburg Summit: China meets Europe (to 11OCT)

Saturday, October 11, 2014

  • Global: International Day of the Girl Child

Sunday, October 12, 2014

  • Bolivia: Bolivia presidential election
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: General elections
  • Egypt: International donor conference on Gaza reconstruction to take place in Cairo
  • Equatorial Guinea: Equatorial Guinea Independence – 1968
  • Spain: Fiesta Nacional de Espana
  • Yemen: Anniversary of the USS Cole bombing – 2000

Monday, October 13, 2014

  • United States: Columbus Day
  • Islam: Eid-E-Ghadir (Shia)

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

  • China and Russia: Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang is expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev
  • Liberia: Senate elections
  • Tanzania: Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Day – 1999
  • Russia: Open Innovations Forum (to 16OCT)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

  • Mozambique: Mozambique presidential, parliamentary and regional assembly general elections
  • South Sudan: Ban on foreign workers to begin

Thursday, October 16, 2014

  • Global: World Food Day
  • Pakistan: Anniversary of assassination of Pakistan’s first prime minister, Liaquat Ali Khan, which triggered political instability – 1951
  • Russia and Serbia: Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit the Republic of Serbia

Friday, October 17, 2014

  • Global: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • Lesotho: Parliament to reconvene after shutdown
  • Tajikistan and Russia: Tajik parliament leaders are expected to visit Moscow

Saturday, October 18, 2014

  • Pakistan: Pakistan Peoples Party public meeting

Sunday, October 19, 2014

  • United States: U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker will visit Japan and South Korea (to 23OCT)

END

Comments on this entry are closed.