DUBAI - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Monday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks stumble as China data disappoint  

* Oil falls as Delta surge clouds fuel demand outlook 

* PRECIOUS-Gold hovers near one-week peak on weak consumer sentiment print 

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Banking shares bolster most Gulf markets 

* Taliban declares 'war is over' as president and diplomats flee Kabul 

* Airlines reroute flights to avoid Afghanistan airspace 

* UAE says working to facilitate evacuation of foreign diplomats from Afghanistan 

* Saudi diplomatic mission in Kabul evacuated - SPA 

* At least 28 killed in Lebanon fuel tank explosion -health officials 



* Cairo Poultry Q2 Consol Profit Falls




* Saudi July inflation rate up 0.4%

* ACWA Power Announces Financial Close For 1500 MW Sudair Solar Plant

* Saudi's Aseer Qtrly Loss Narrows 

* Jabal Omar Development Posts Qtrly Profit 

* Saudi's United Cooperative Assurance Qtrly Pre-Zakat Loss Widens


* Emirates airline suspends flights to Kabul - website 

* ADNOC Logistics And Services Partners With Roll Group For Integrated Heavy Haulage Solutions 

* UAE's Etisalat Appoints Masood M. Sharif Mahmood As Etisalat UAE Operations CEO 

* Red Sea Farms Closes Latest Funding Round 



* Qatar calls for peaceful transition of power in Afghanistan 

* Mekdam Holding Group H1 Profit Rises  



* Commercial Bank Of Kuwait Q2 Profit Rises  

* Kuwait's Bayan Investment Q2 Profit Rises  

* Noor Financial Investment Q2 Profit Rises  



* Bahrain's Nass Corporation Q2 Loss Widens 

(Compiled by Dubai newsroom) ((