|11 June, 2018

Mideast stocks factors to watch on June 11

Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Monday.

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 edge up after G7; summit, meetings eyed


* MIDEAST STOCKS-Dubai lifted by new incentives, Qatar hurt by Commercial Bank

* Oil mixed as rising US, Russia supplies weigh while strong demand provides support

* PRECIOUS-Gold ticks up as dollar softens ahead of key cenbank meetings

* Iran's Rouhani criticises U.S. 'unilateralism' over nuclear deal

* Gulf states pledge $2.5 billion aid package to Jordan

* Syria's Assad denies Russia makes decisions for him - interview

* Morocco, Nigeria agree on next steps for offshore/onshore gas pipeline

* Iraqi ballot box storage site catches fire in Baghdad

* Heavy clashes near Yemen's Hodeidah as U.N. seeks ceasefire


* Egypt, Ethiopia agree to settle differences over Nile mega-dam

* Egypt's inflation falls further in May, more than IMF prediction


* BRIEF-Ma'aden Unit And SAR Sign Transport Services Agreement

* BRIEF-Saudi Says Foreigners Buy 541 Mln Riyals Of Stocks on Net Basis in Week Ending June 7

* BRIEF-SHUAA Capital And National Bonds Sign MoU For Joint Venture In Saudi

* BUZZ-Saudi Arabia's National Medical Care up on private sale transaction


* UAE regulator examines Abraaj investor impact

* BRIEF-Dubai Islamic Bank's Rights Issue Subscribed In Excess Of 14 Bln Dirhams

* Dubai gold retailer held for loans default is released - sources


* TABLE-Qatar inflation up slightly in May but food price rise eases

* Qatar's Commercial Bank ends UAB stake sale talks with Tabarak


* TABLE-Kuwait bank lending growth slows further in April

* BRIEF-KAMCO Appoints Alvarez & Marsal As Integration Adviser For Acquisition Of Global


* BRIEF-Oman Qatar Insurance Updates On Impact Of Mekunu Cyclone

(Reporting By Dubai newsroom) ((