U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil flows go back into effect. Eight countries are said to have waivers to keep buying Iranian oil after sanctions, including Japan, India and South Korea.
Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the country’s first International Import Expo. In Shanghai, through Nov. 10.
Tuesday, Nov. 6
U.S. midterm elections will determine whether Republicans keep control of Congress, and set the stage for President Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election bid.
The Bloomberg New Economy Forum, a gathering of more than 400 world and business leaders, begins in Singapore through Nov. 7.
World Bank conference on global financing is co-hosted by the governments of Norway and Burkina Faso, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In Oslo.
Wednesday, Nov. 7
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visits Beijing to meet with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
Thursday, Nov. 8
Federal Reserve policy makers are expected to leave the main interest rate unchanged at their next-to-last gathering this year.
Friday, Nov. 9
World leaders including Trump, Merkel, Macron and Putin gather in Paris for Armistice Day celebrations marking 100 years since the end of World War I.
European Union foreign affairs ministers meet to discuss modernizing the World Trade Organization, review the latest free-trade agreements, and discuss screening foreign direct investments. In Brussels.