Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on July 27

China jitters pull Asian stocks to seven-month low

  
A trader talks on the phone during the opening of the Dubai stock market June 26, 2016. Image for illustrative purpose

A trader talks on the phone during the opening of the Dubai stock market June 26, 2016. Image for illustrative purpose

REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

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

INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL

* GLOBAL MARKETS-China jitters pull Asian stocks to seven-month low 

* Oil inches up as tight supply, vaccinations outweigh virus concerns

* PRECIOUS-Gold stuck in narrow range as investors focus on Fed 

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Abu Dhabi hits record high again; other major Gulf markets mixed

* Tunisian democracy in turmoil after president sacks government 

* Lebanese PM-designate Mikati aims to form gov't to implement reform plan 

* Yemen's government doubles customs exchange rate to boost finances

* POLL-Gulf rebound set as Saudi Arabia, UAE seen topping 4% growth in 2022 

* ANALYSIS-Cash-hungry emerging markets arrive late to the SPAC party 

EGYPT

* Egypt's GASC seeks wheat in tender for Sept. 20-30 shipment 

* POLL-Egypt's economy to grow 5% in 2021-22 as rebound continues

SAUDI ARABIA

* Motor racing-Saudi Arabia open to hosting two F1 races, says promoter

* Saudi Arabia suspends privatisation of desalination and power plant 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* BRIEF-Central Bank Of UAE Issues New Guidance On Anti-Money Laundering, Combatting Financing Of Terrorism 

* BRIEF-Dubai's DU Qtrly Profit Rises 

QATAR

* BRIEF-Qatar International Islamic Bank H1 Profit Rises 

KUWAIT

* Kuwait cancels decision to close commercial activities at 8 pm, from Tuesday - cabinet 

* Kuwait central bank chief calls for reforms to ensure stability 

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


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