Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on May 29

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

  
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 Wednesday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.

INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL

* GLOBAL MARKETS- Asian shares falter, bonds rally on global risk aversion

* PRECIOUS- Gold prices off one-week high as U.S.-China trade tensions lift dollar

* U.S. oil prices up as flooding hits Cushing hub

* MIDEAST STOCKS- Saudi rises to its best day in 7 months, leading Gulf rally

* Trump's national security adviser John Bolton arrives in UAE for talks

* Financing costs erased most profits of Turkish industrial firms - report

* Iran sees no prospect of negotiations with U.S. - foreign ministry

* Turkish economic confidence tumbles in May

* Bombardier's rail unit named preferred bidder for $3.4 bln Egypt monorail project

* Algeria to seek "good compromise" over Total's Anadarko deal - minister

* Rights group tries to block new Saudi ship from leaving France with arms cargo

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi Real Estate Refinance Co to obtain sovereign guarantees on sukuk

* Saudi's CMA Imposes 20,000 Riyals Fine On Saudi Real Estate

* Saudi Investment Bank Completes Purchase Of Mizuho Bank's Entire Stake In Bank

* AXA Cooperative Insurance Gets SAMA Approval For Capital Increase

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* UAE economic growth expected at 2% in 2019 - central bank

* Emirates Global Aluminium Unit Guinea Alumina Corp Secures $750 Mln Loan

* Arabtec Holding Says Unit Awarded AED 192 Mln Contract

* DFM Says Direct Deal Implemented Al Safwa Mubasher Shares

QATAR

* Nebras Power Acquires BTU Power's Stake In BTU Rades

BAHRAIN

* Bahrain misses key fiscal adjustment goals with 2019-2020 budget

EGYPT

* Egypt could cut taxes for stock exchange investors -bourse chairman

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

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