Top indicators and events that will impact the economy this week, Mar 23-29

(all at Singapore time)

MONDAY, MAR 23

1pm: Singapore Consumer Price Index for Feb

10pm: European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

10pm: US existing home sales for Feb

11pm: Eurozone flash consumer confidence index for March

TUESDAY, MAR 24

9:35am: Japan flash Markit manufacturing index for March

9:45am: China flash HSBC manufacturing index for March

6pm: Eurozone flash Markit manufacturing and services indices

8:30pm: US inflation rate for Feb

9:45pm: US flash Markit manufacturing index for March

10pm: US new home sales

WEDNESDAY, MAR 25

9am: Philippines trade figures for Jan

1pm: Malaysia unemployment rate for Jan

8:30pm: US durable goods orders for Feb

THURSDAY, MAR 26

1pm Singapore Industrial Production for Feb

3:30pm: Thailand trade figures for Feb

4:30pm:Hong Kong trade figures for Feb

9:45pm: US flash Markit manufacturing and services indices for March

FRIDAY, MAR 27

7:30am: Japan inflation, household spending and unemployment rate for March

8:30pm US final Q4 GDP figures

9:55pm: University of Michigan's preliminary consumer sentiment index

10:10pm: Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis gives a speech on the future of Europe from the perspective of the Greek government

SATURDAY, MAR 28

3:45am: Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen speaks on "Monetary Policy" before the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Conference: The New Normal for Monetary Policy.