Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on January 27

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

  
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-Shares, oil slide as China virus fears intensify; yen, Treasuries in demand 

* Oil prices skid 2%, extending slide as China virus spreads 

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Middle Eastern stocks dip as China virus fears escalate 

* PRECIOUS-Gold rises to over 2-week high as China virus spreads 

* China virus deaths rise to 80 as Hong Kong bans visitors from worst-hit province

* Iraqi security forces kill protester, rockets hit U.S. embassy 

* Trump to meet with Netanyahu and Gantz as he readies Mideast peace plan 

* U.S. senator presses for declassified report on Jamal Khashoggi's slaying 

* Saudi Arabia says all options open at OPEC+ meeting, including further cuts 

* Israel approves travel to Saudi under limited circumstances 

EGYPT

* Telecom Egypt Says No Intention To Sell Stake In Vodafone Egypt 

* Lebanon's Bank Audi chooses Egypt's EFG Hermes as financial advisor in deal to sell its Egypt unit 

* Abu Qir Fertilizers H1 Profit Falls

* Misr Chemical Industries H1 Profit Falls 

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi energy minister says confident China can contain, eradicate new coronavirus 

* Saudi's Riyad Bank FY Profit Rises 

* Saudi's Bank Aljazira Board Proposes H2 Dividend 

* Saudi's SADAFCO Qtrly Profit Rises 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* Dubai's Union Properties To Sign MoU With CNCEC For Dubai Autodrome New Expansion Project

* Sharjah Islamic Bank FY Profit Rises 

KUWAIT

* Kuwait's Integrated Holding Unit Gets 4.7 mln Dinars Contract 

OMAN

Oman's foreign minister meets Iran's foreign minister Zarif - Tweet 

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

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