Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on November 9

Asian stocks extend global gains ahead of U.S. inflation test

  
An investor is seen at the Dubai International Financial Market, in Dubai, UAE April,16, 2018.

An investor is seen at the Dubai International Financial Market, in Dubai, UAE April,16, 2018.

REUTERS/Satish Kumar

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-Asian stocks extend global gains ahead of U.S. inflation test  

* Oil steadies after gains on rosier outlook for global economy, fuel demand 

* PRECIOUS-Gold steadies as soft dollar offsets stable U.S. bond yields  

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Abu Dhabi bourse outperforms Gulf bourses, at record high  

* Iran wants U.S. assurances it will never abandon nuclear deal if revived  

* Turkish cenbank says ratio tweaks to up required reserves some $4.6 bln  

* Arab League holds talks in Lebanon over Gulf row  

* Israel to rule on child COVID vaccines out of public eye amid anti-vax threats  

* Lebanon's PM says IMF talks progressing well  

EGYPT

* Blinken says Egypt has more 'issues of concern' on human rights ahead of dialogue 

* Egypt's GASC says seeking vegetable oils in tender for arrival Jan 5-25

* Egypt approves Latvian wheat as new import origin, says official 

* Egypt sells 699.5 mln euros of T-bills - central bank 

* Egypt central bank approves instant payment regulations 

* Alstom wins 876 mln euro contract to upgrade Cairo's metro 

* Abu Dhabi Ports to invest $500 mln in Egyptian ports - Al-Arabiya TV

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi Arabia starts marketing dual-tranche dollar bonds - IFR

* EXCLUSIVE-Saudi Arabia in talks to refinance, downsize $16 bln loan - sources 

* Larger-than-expected Saudi crude price hikes to Asia bullish for markets 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* BRIEF-Adnoc Distribution Qtrly Profit Falls 

* EXCLUSIVE-UAE to audit all gold refineries in crackdown on illicit trade

* BRIEF-Dubai's Emaar Malls Qtrly Profit Rises

* Fertiglobe joint venture of OCI-ADNOC reports over 2,000% jump in Q3 profit

* BRIEF-Visa Officially Opens New Dubai Headquarters For CEMEA Region

QATAR

* Higher energy prices lift Qatar budget surplus - finance ministry 

KUWAIT

* Kuwaiti govt resigns, possibly helping to end political standoff 

BAHRAIN

* BRIEF-GFH Financial Group Announce Early Exit From The US Tech Offices Portfolio 

* BRIEF-Investcorp Completes On Acquisition Of Ten UK Industrial Assets 

OMAN

* BRIEF-Sohar International Gets License From Saudi C.Bank To Open Full-Fledged Branch In Saudi Arabia 

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


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