This week in monetary policy: Armenia, Thailand, Namibia, Egypt and Chile


    This week (August 13 through August 19) central banks from 5 countries or jurisdictions are scheduled to decide on monetary policy: Armenia, Thailand, Namibia, Egypt and Chile.
    Following table includes the name of the country, the date of the next policy decision, the current policy rate, the result of the last policy decision, the change in the policy rate year to date, the rate one year ago, and the country’s MSCI classification.
    The table is updated when the latest decisions are announced and can always accessed by clicking on This Week.

AUG 13 – AUG 19, 2017:
COUNTRY                DATE               RATE          LATEST                YTD              1 YR AGO      MSCI
THAILAND16-Aug1.50%001.50%         EM
EGYPT17-Aug18.75%20040011.75%         EM
CHILE17-Aug2.50%0-1003.50%         EM