Press agenda on November 20

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018

Press agenda on November 20

TURKEY

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to deliver speech at ruling AK Party's parliament group meeting.

ISTANBUL - 22nd International Business Forum Congress.

ANKARA - Treasury and Finance Ministry to release central government’s end-October gross debt stock and Treasury receivable statistics.

ANKARA - OECD to release GDP growth figures in OECD area for third quarter of 2018.

UNITED KINGDOM

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May to chair Cabinet meeting for first time after last week’s resignations over proposed Brexit deal.

UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump expected to announce report on killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

WASHINGTON - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu at State Department. Pair are expected to discuss relations, killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, among other topics.

GERMANY

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen for talks on bilateral relations, EU issues.

RUSSIA

SOCHI - President Vladimir Putin to meet with Defense Ministry leadership.

MOSCOW - "Russia and Turkey: Results of the meeting of the two heads of states in Istanbul" roundtable.

BELARUS

MINSK - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to attend joint meeting of Russian, Belarusian Foreign Ministries board. Program includes meeting with Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei.

BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA

SARAJEVO - Newly elected members of Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina to be sworn in.

SERBIA

BELGRADE - Opening ceremony for donation of technical equipment to Zvezdara Hospital by Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA).

SOUTH AFRICA

CAPE TOWN - President Cyril Ramaphosa to welcome German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier for state visit.

NIGERIA

LAGOS - Parliament expected to debate report on alleged illegal spending of funds by presidency on fuel subsidies.

SPORTS

ANTALYA - Turkey to face Ukraine at Antalya Stadium in international friendly fixture.

ISTANBUL - Turkish Airlines Euroleague's 8th match week to continue with Anadolu Efes hosting Maccabi Fox at Sinan Erdem Dome.

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