Two Weeks Ahead – 17 November 2014

by TRG Alerts Admin on November 16, 2014

Two Weeks Ahead (17NOV-30NOV)

Produced by the Rendon Group

KEY UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNIVERSARIES

  • CZECH REPUBLIC Anniversary of the “Velvet Revolution” in Prague – 1989 (17NOV)
  • GLOBAL: United Nations Security Council to hold an open debate on counter-terrorism (19NOV)
  • CHINA: Internet conference in Wuzhen (19NOV to 21NOV)
  • TUNISIA: Tunisia presidential elections (23NOV)
  • UNITED STATES: Thanksgiving (27NOV)
  • NAMIBIA: Presidential and national assembly elections (28NOV)
  • TURKEY: Pope Francis will visit the Turkish city of Istanbul (30NOV)
  • URUGUAY: Presidential elections (30NOV)

KEY RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS

  • CHRISTIANITY: Advent Sunday (30NOV)

Monday, November 17, 2014

  • Czech Republic:  Anniversary of the “Velvet Revolution” in Prague – 1989
  • Russia: Anniversary of the US recognition of the Soviet Union – 1933

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

  • Latvia: Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia – 1918
  • Mexico: Revolution Day Holiday – 1910
  • Morocco: Independence Day – 1956
  • Norway and Ukraine: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg will make her first official visit to Ukraine
  • Slovenia, Finland, and China: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang will visit Finland and Slovenia (to 23NOV)

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

  • Global: Anniversary of the Geneva Summit – 1855
  • Global: United Nations Security Council to hold an open debate on counter-terrorism
  • China: Internet conference in Wuzhen (to 21NOV)

Thursday, November 20, 2014

  • Global: Universal Children’s Day
  • Africa Region: Africa Industrialization Day – 1989

Friday, November 21, 2014

  • Pakistan: Anniversary of mob attack on US Embassy in Islamabad – 1979

Saturday, November 22, 2014

  • Bahrain: Council of Representatives elections
  • Lebanon: Independence Day – 1943

Sunday, November 23, 2014

  • Tunisia: Tunisia presidential elections

Monday, November 24, 2014

  • Nothing to report.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

  • Global: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women – 1999
  • Argentina: National Sovereignty Day
  • Europe Region: Pope Francis will speak to members of the European parliament in the French city of Strasbourg

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

  • Nothing to report.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

  • Tonga: Legislative assembly elections
  • Kazakhstan:  25th session of the Energy Charter Conference
  • United States: Thanksgiving

Friday, November 28, 2014

  • Chad: Republic Day – 1958
  • Namibia: Presidential and national assembly elections

Saturday, November 29, 2014

  • Taiwan: Taiwan local elections

Sunday, November 30, 2014

  • Barbados: Independence Day
  • Libya: Trial of Muammar Gaddafi-era officials to begin
  • Moldova: Parliament elections
  • Switzerland: Referendum
  • Turkey:  Pope Francis will visit the Turkish city of Istanbul
  • United States: Senior Executives in National and International Security (to 12DEC)
  • Uruguay: Presidential elections
  • Yemen: Anniversary of Yemen’s Independence from the UK – 1967
  • Christianity: Advent Sunday

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