Top economic indicators and events for the week ahead: May 4-10

An employee works on solar panels on the module production line at the REC Solar ASA manufacturing facility in Tuas on Sept 5, 2014. Singapore's manufacturing PMI for April will be released on Monday, May 4, 2015. -- PHOTO: ST FILE
An employee works on solar panels on the module production line at the REC Solar ASA manufacturing facility in Tuas on Sept 5, 2014. Singapore's manufacturing PMI for April will be released on Monday, May 4, 2015. -- PHOTO: ST FILE

(all at Singapore time)

MONDAY, MAY 4

9:45am: China final HSBC manufacturing PMI for April

11am: Indonesia HSBC manufacturing PMI for April

1pm: India HSBC manufacturing PMI for April

4pm: Eurozone Markit final manufacturing PMI for April

9pm: Singapore manufacturing PMI for April

10pm: US factory orders for March

TUESDAY, MAY 5

9am: Philippines inflation rate for April

9:30am: Australia trade figures for March

12pm: Indonesia GDP growth rate for Q1

12:30am: Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate decision

5pm: Eurozone producer prices for March

9:30pm: US trade figures for March

10pm: US ISM non-manufacturing PMI for April

WEDNESDAY, MAY 6

9:30am: Australia retail sales for March

9:45am: China HSBC services PMI for April

1pm: India HSBC services PMI for April

3pm: ECB Governing Council meeting

4pm: Eurozone final Markit services PMI for April

5pm: Eurozone retail sales for March

8:15pm: US ADP private employment figures for April

8:30pm: US preliminary Q1 prductivity figures

9:10pm: Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen and International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde participate a conference

THURSDAY, MAY 7

1:30am: Us Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on economic outlook and monetary policy

9:30am: Australia unemployment rate for April

12pm: Malaysia trade figures for March

5pm: Singapore foreign reserves for April

6pm: Malaysia interest rate decision

FRIDAY, MAY 8

7:50am: Bank of Japan monetary policy meeting minutes

9am: China trade figures for April

8:30pm: US jobs report for April

MAJOR CORPORATE EARNINGS SCHEDULED FOR RELEASE

MON, MAY 4: SMRT

THURS, MAY 7: Sembcorp Industries Q1, Wilmar Intl Q1