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Economic calendar pro

The Economic calendar panel is an economic news calendar downloaded from the Investing.com financial website. The panel allows you to download three calendar versions - Russian (RU), English (UK) and American (USA).

Economic calendar features a convenient system for sorting the news by time, currency and impact level. The calendar is updated automatically according to news release time. The calendar time is also set automatically in accordance with your computer time.

The WebRequest() function is used in the panel to download the website page. To let the function work, perform the following steps:

  1. Open Tools > Options > Expert Advisors
  2. Mark "Allow WebRequest for listed URL"
  3. Add http://uk.investing.com/economic-calendar/
  4. http://www.investing.com/economic-calendar/
  5. http://ru.investing.com/economic-calendar/ to the list


  • X - minimize the calendar.
  • time - time filter.
  • currency - currency filter.
  • text - delete a text.
  • $$$, $$, $ - news impact level filters.
  • auto - enable the calendar auto update.
  • USA, UK, RU - calendar versions.
  • update - manual calendar update.

Input Parameters:

  • pause_update - pause between the calendar updates.
  • update_duration - calendar auto update duration.

The EA based on the calendar: https://www.mql5.com/en/market/product/7247

The EA demo version: https://www.mql5.com/en/market/product/7515

Erdinç Yıldız
2017.02.28 19:38 

It's great. But please make it better with notifications and a bit more improved dpi settings. If you're willing to i have some ideas what you could add to make it perfect.

Version 1.4 - 2016.06.06
Restored the calendar operation after the changes on Investing com.
Version 1.3 - 2016.04.20
During the transition to standard time, set correction_time_usa=-5, correction_time_uk=0, correction_time_ru=3.