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|12 November, 2018

Mideast Stocks - Factors to watch on November 12

Saudi stocks hit more than two-week low as weak oil prices weigh on Gulf

An investor walks past a screen displaying stock information at the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Image used for illustrative purpose.

An investor walks past a screen displaying stock information at the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Image used for illustrative purpose.

REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser

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 stocks pressured on global growth worries, oil woes

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* MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stocks hit more than two-week low as weak oil prices weigh on Gulf

* Oil prices rise by 1 pct after Saudi announces Dec. supply cut

* PRECIOUS-Gold prices hold steady near 1-month low

* In Saudi, Britain's Hunt calls for end to Yemen war, Khashoggi justice

* Iraq urges U.S. to consider its position in talks on Iran sanctions

* India to lease out half of Padur strategic oil storage to ADNOC - sources

* Street battles rage in Yemen's Hodeidah, civilians caught in crossfire

* Israeli fire kills 7 during Gaza raid, Israeli officer killed

* Italy hosts Libya conference to push new U.N. peace plan

* Lebanon's Aoun vows to find solution over government impasse

EGYPT

* Egypt's Banque Misr seeks to borrow $550 million before end-2018 - vice chairman

* Egyptian court adds Islamist group to terrorism list

* Ex-chairman of Egypt's FIHC referred to trial - prosecutor

* Egypt's strategic wheat reserves sufficient for 4.3 months -minister

* Egypt's core inflation accelerates to 8.86 pct yr/yr in Oct -c.bank

SAUDI ARABIA

* Trump discussed Khashoggi response with Turkey's Erdogan -White House official

* Saudi Arabia to ship less oil in Dec as it floats cut talks possibility

* BRIEF-Saudi Exchange Reports 49.2 Mln Riyals In Foreigners Net Sales Last Week

* BRIEF-Saudi Electricity CEO Says Debt Owed To Aramco Settled, Borne By Govt-Al Arabiya TV

* BUZZ-Saudi cement shares strong on hopes for demand recovery

* Auction of detained Saudi tycoon's properties to start Dec 2 -sources

* BRIEF-Saudi Electricity Q3 Profit Falls

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* EXCLUSIVE-Russian state bank secretly financed Rosneft sale after foreign buyers baulked

* Abu Dhabi crown prince discusses "potential bio-energy cooperation" with Total CEO

* UAE's ADNOC signs 10-yr agreement to sell LPG to China's Wanhua- statement

* BRIEF-UAE's ADIB To Allow Foreigners To Own 25 Pct Stake From Nov 19

* UAE C.Bank now free to link banks' exposure to real estate to market strength- senior banker

* ADNOC says Total takes stake in Ruwais Diyab gas concession

* UAE banks federation sees around 5 pct loan growth for 2019

QATAR

* Qatar offers more Jan al-Shaheen crude via tender

* Qatar National Bank appoints acting CEO

KUWAIT

* BRIEF-Kuwait's Agility Q3 Profit Rises

OMAN

* Oman oil minister says majority of OPEC and its allies support cut

* TABLE-Oman central bank's September foreign assets lowest since 2011

* BRIEF-Omantel Nine-Month Group Profit Rises

(Reporting By Dubai newsroom) ((Dubai.Newsroom@thomsonreuters.com))