Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on July 14

Stocks, debt yields slip on U.S. CPI, poor bond auction

  
An investor walks through the Dubai Financial Market after Joe Biden won the U.S. presidency, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates November 8, 2020. Image used for illustrative purpose

An investor walks through the Dubai Financial Market after Joe Biden won the U.S. presidency, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates November 8, 2020. Image used for illustrative purpose

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

INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL

* GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, debt yields slip on U.S. CPI, poor bond auction 

* Oil rises nearly 2% as investors size up tight market 

* PRECIOUS-Gold flat as firm dollar offsets jump in US inflation 

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Most major Gulf bourses gain, tracking oil prices; Qatar eases 

* OPEC+ impasse means tight oil market now, volatility ahead, says IEA 

* Iranian commander urged escalation against US forces at Iraq meeting, sources say 

* Anger mounts after 92 die in fire on Iraq COVID ward 

* Senior Afghan leaders to travel to Doha for talks with Taliban 

EGYPT

* Ever Given container ship leaves Egyptian waters - source 

* Egypt's GASC seeks wheat in tender for shipment Sept. 11-20 

* Egypt studying sustainable development bonds - finance minister 

* CI Capital Board Approves Offer From Banque Misr To Buy Stake In CI Consumer Finance

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi Ma'aden signs deal for calcined petroleum coke for aluminium plant 

* Nadec Signs SPA For Acquisition Of Second Milling Company 

* Arabian Centres looks to top up Islamic bonds deal 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* UAE's flydubai cuts Boeing MAX order by 65, citing post-COVID plans 

* Masdar Signs Agreements With Government Of Uzbekistan To Develop 440 MW Solar Projects 

* NBF Says Totalenergies Signs $34 Mln Financing With Apicorp and NBF

QATAR

* Atos, Ooredoo Deliver Cybersecurity Services To Qatar's National Smart City Program 

* Masraf Al Rayan H1 Profit Rises

* Qatar's 2020 Trade Surplus Down 41.3% Y/Y 

KUWAIT

* Agility Says DHgate Signs Agreement With Agility’S Shipa Freight 

* Middle East Crude-Benchmarks edge up; ONGC closes Sept-loading Sokol tender 

OMAN

* Oman Qatar Insurance H1 Profit Rises

* Oman's Sharqiyah Desalination H1 Profit Falls 

BAHRAIN

* Bahrain bans entry from 16 new countries including Iran, Tunisia and Indonesia -BNA 

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


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