The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

BC-US--The Day Ahead, 0057

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

Business events scheduled for Wednesday<
By The Associated Press<
Major business and economic events scheduled for Wednesday:
All times are Eastern.
WASHINGTON - Commerce Department releases retail sales data for January, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON - Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for January, 8:30 a.m.
BERLIN - Germany's Federal Statistical Office releases fourth-quarter growth figure for the country's economy, Europe's biggest.