Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on July 6

Asia shares climb as China blue chips hit 5-year peak

  
Traders monitor stocks at the Dubai Stock Exchange in the Dubai World Trade Center.

Traders monitor stocks at the Dubai Stock Exchange in the Dubai World Trade Center.

REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

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.

INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL

* GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares climb as China blue chips hit 5-year peak

* Oil prices mixed as coronavirus spike casts shadow over U.S. demand

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Banks boost Saudi index as Egypt outperforms the region

* PRECIOUS-Gold slips as risk appetite improves, virus surge caps losses

* Coronavirus cases rising in Saudi Arabia, UAE after curfews lifted

* Lebanon's top Christian clerics blast politicians as hunger, hardship bite

* Take coronavirus seriously, Iranian state media urge people

* Iran threatens retaliation after what it calls possible cyber attack on nuclear site

* Turkish inflation jumps to 12.6% in test for central bank

* Iran rial slides to new low as coronavirus, sanctions weigh

EGYPT

* BRIEF-Maridive & Oil Services To Discuss Khaled Abdullah Al Subeaei Holding's Offer For Stake In Maridive Offshore Projects

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi Arabia announces haj health measures for domestic pilgrims

* BRIEF-Saudi's Almarai Q2 Profit Rises

* BRIEF-Zain Saudi Signs MoU With Mobily

* Saudi non-oil private sector shrinks again in June - PMI

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* UAE non-oil private sector jumps back to growth in June - PMI

* BRIEF-Gulf Navigation Holding Completes Procedures For Selling Gulf Mirdif

* BRIEF-Dubai Financial Market Reopens Its Trading Floor For Investors As Of July 7

* UAE restructures government, seeking more agility as it deals with coronavirus impact

OMAN

* BRIEF-MSM Says Listing Of Oman Arab Bank Shall Be Transferred To Parallel Market

* BRIEF-Oman signs oil exploration agreement With Tethys - Oman News Agency

(Compiled by Dubai newsroom) ((dubai.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com))

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