Calendário Geopolítico da Semana 28 Setembro 2015
Do calendário geopolítico da semana, destaque para Angola: “Oct. 1: Angola will open onshore oil bidding”.
Geopolitical Calendar: Week of Sept. 28, 2015
Editor’s Note: The following is an internal Stratfor document listing significant meetings and events planned for the next week. Stratfor analysts use this document to stay informed of the activities and travel of world leaders and to guide their areas of focus for the week.
- Sept. 28: Russian energy company Gazprom will need to submit a written report in response to European Commission anti-trust complaints.
- Sept. 28: The U.N. General Assembly will begin in New York.
- Sept. 29: Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila will visit Germany to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.
- Sept. 30: The European Commission will publish plans for new securitization laws aimed at helping shift EU company financing from the banking sector into capital markets.
- Oct. 1: The Greek parliament will reconvene.
- Oct. 1: Austrian President Heinz Fischer will visit Bolivia.
- Oct. 1-2: EU ministers for industry and research will gather for the Competitiveness Council.
- Oct. 2-5: French Prime Minister Manuel Valls will visit Japan.
- Oct. 4: Portugal will hold general elections.
- Oct. 4: The United Kingdom’s Conservative Party will hold its annual conference, where Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to announce the date of a referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership in the European Union.
FORMER SOVIET UNION
- Sept. 26-29: Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev will attend the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 28: Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend the U.N. General Assembly and is provisionally booked to give a speech.
- Oct. 2: Russian, German, French and Ukrainian leaders will meet in Paris to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
- Oct. 4: Kyrgyzstan will hold parliamentary elections.
- Unspecified date: U.S., Indian and Japanese foreign ministers will meet on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly.
- Unspecified date: Thailand’s opposition New Democracy Movement may stage another pro-democracy march.
- Sept. 28: Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in New York.
- Sept. 28: Chinese President Xi Jinping will address the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 28-30: Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang will visit Cuba.
- Sept. 28-Oct. 2: A delegation of Indian vice-chancellors and higher education officials, led by Human Resources Development Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao, will visit universities in Singapore.
- Sept. 29: U.S., Japanese and South Korean foreign ministers will meet on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 30-Oct. 1: Trade ministers from the 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries will meet.
- Oct. 2: Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario will lead a delegation to the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 28: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and U.S. President Barack Obama will hold a summit meeting in New York.
- Sept. 28: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 28: India will launch its first space observatory, Astrosat.
- Sept. 28-30: The South Asia Economic Conclave will meet in New Delhi.
- Sept. 29: The Reserve Bank of India will release its fourth bi-monthly monetary policy statement for fiscal year 2015-2016.
- Sept. 30: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will address the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 30: The Indian government will reach the deadline for individuals to declare illegal or undisclosed foreign assets.
- Oct. 1: Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj will address the U.N. General Assembly.
- Oct. 2-5: Seychelles-India Day celebrations will be held in the Seychelles.
- Oct. 4-6: Chancellor Merkel will visit India for the India-Germany Intergovernmental Consultations and other meetings.
MIDDLE EAST/NORTH AFRICA
- Sept. 28: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will attend the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 28-30: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will attend and address the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 29: President Obama will host a summit in New York with leaders of the international coalition fighting the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.
- Sept. 30: The United Nations will hold a ceremony where the Palestinian flag is set to be raised for the first time at the international body’s headquarters in New York.
- Sept. 30: Saudi Arabia will publish the preliminary lists of candidates for municipal council elections.
- Sept. 30: Lebanon’s parliament will resume its session to elect a president.
- Oct. 1: The Cairo criminal court will resume the trial of ousted President Mohammed Morsi and 24 others on charges of insulting the judiciary.
- Sept. 28: Uruguayan President Tabare Vazquez will meet with U.S. President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly.
- Sept. 28-29: U.S. and Cuban delegations will meet in Havana to discuss the normalization of relations.
- Sept. 28-29: Ecuadorian and Nicaraguan companies will explore mutual investment opportunities in Managua.
- Sept. 29: Colombian Defense Minister Luis Carlos Villegas and his Venezuelan counterpart, Vladimir Padrino Lopez, will meet in Santa Marta, Colombia.
- Sept. 30: Chile will present the 2016 national budget projections.
- Sept. 30: Mexico will hold a new round of offshore oil block bidding amid a stronger showing of investor interest and with a more transparent bidding structure.
- Sept. 28-Oct. 1: A delegation of Sudanese lawmakers will arrive in Moscow to take part in an international parliamentary forum and bilateral talks.
- Oct. 1: Angola will open onshore oil bidding.