The yen was the major mover among the G10 group of developed world currencies on Friday, gaining another half percent against the dollar as nerves over stock market valuations and the future of an 8-year global rally seeped into other assets.
Union Properties rose, extending gains for another session as traders resorted to bargain buying in a steady Dubai market.
Syria has more than six months' worth of strategic wheat reserves, Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Minister Abdullah al-Gharbi said
A worsening trade deficit has further eroded Tunisia's foreign currency reserves.
European shares edged lower on Thursday, set to break their three-day winning streak.
The price of OPEC's basket of fourteen crudes stood at $48.69 a barrel on Wedn.
With a subdued Summer trading season fading, all eyes are on the oil price during the last stretch of the year
All in all, oversupply will continue to dominate price action in the oil markets for the foreseeable future