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 shares step back, Nikkei hesitates near 30-year high 

* Oil climbs to one-week high on U.S. supply concerns 

* PRECIOUS-Gold moves in tight range as investors await inflation data 

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Middle Eastern stock markets in the red after Wall Street fall

* Two more Turkish troops killed in cross-border operations 

* IAEA chief says most pressing issue with Iran solved

* Iraqi PM becomes first foreign leader to meet Iran's Raisi 

* U.N. to distribute Qatari aid to Gaza on Monday, envoy says


* Saudi Aramco to provide full contract volumes of crude in October -sources

* U.S. House Speaker Pelosi voices concern about alleged Saudi torture 

* Sudan expects to reach oil products deal with Saudi Aramco 



* Israel's Tnuva to help Emirates Food Industries expand dairy products 

* UAE wants Emiratis in 10% of private sector jobs by 2026 

* Dubai's Emaar hires Emirates NBD for sale of e-commerce business Namshi - sources 


* Qatar's foreign minister visits premier of Taliban-ruled Afghanistan



* Oman deficit and debt set to plunge after COVID-19 shock 

(Compiled by Dubai newsroom) ((