Top economic indicators and events for the week: April 13-19

(all at Singapore time)

MONDAY, APRIL 13

7:50am: Japan machinery orders for Feb

8am: China new yuan loans for March

9am: China trade figures for March

7:30pm: India trade figures for March

8pm: India inflation rate for March

TUESDAY, APRIL 14

8am: Monetary Authority of Singapore to issue semi-annual policy statement; Singapore advance GDP for Q1 2015

10am: Singapore SRX Property price index for non-landed private homes in March

4pm: Indonesia central bank interest rate decision

6pm: Eurozone industrial production for Feb

8:30pm: US retail sales and producer price index for March

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15

10am: Singapore SRX Property rental price index for HDB and non-landed private homes in March

10am: China Q1 GDP growth, industrial production and retail sales for March, fixed asset investment for Feb

11am: Indonesia trade figures for March

1pm: Singapore retail sales for Feb

5pm: Eurozone trade figures for Feb

7:45pm: European Central Bank (ECB) interest rate decision

8:30pm: ECB press conference

9:15pm: US industrial production for March

THURSDAY, APRIL 16

Washington: G20 Meeting

2am: US Federal Reserve Beige Book of economic conditions

9am: China foreign direct investment for March

8:30pm: US housing starts for March

FRIDAY, APRIL 17

Washington: IMF & World Bank spring meetings

8:30am: Singapore Non-Oil Exports for March

1pm: Singapore trade figures for March

6pm: Eurozone inflation rate for March

8:30pm: US inflation rate for March

10pm: US preliminary University of Michigan consumer sentiment index for April

SATURDAY, APRIL 18

Washington: IMF & World Bank spring meetings

SUNDAY, APRIL 19

Washington: IMF & World Bank spring meetings

Jakarta: World Economic Forum on East Asia 2015

Washington: Institute for International Finance hosts International Capital Markets and Emerging Markets Roundtable. Speakers:- People's Bank of China Governor Zhou Xiaochuan, Bank of France Governor Christian Noyer and Bank for International Settlements General Manager Jaime Caruana.

MAJOR CORPORATE EARNINGS SCHEDULED FOR RELEASE

MON, APR 13: M1 Ltd Q1

TUES, APR 14: Singapore Press Holdings Q2

WED, APR 15: Keppel Land Q1

THURS, APR 16: Keppel Corporation Q1