Mideast Stocks: Factors to watch on November 18

Stocks dip, oil slides and havens shine as growth nerves nag

  
Investors walk under a stock index board at the Dubai Financial Market in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 8, 2020.

Investors walk under a stock index board at the Dubai Financial Market in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 8, 2020.

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

INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL

* GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks dip, oil slides and havens shine as growth nerves nag 

* Oil extends declines as U.S. looks to lead SPR shock treatment 

* PRECIOUS-Gold inches higher on softer dollar, yields

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Dubai snaps four-day winning streak; Saudi edges up

* EXCLUSIVE-U.S. asks Japan, China, others to consider tapping oil reserves -sources 

* High-level UAE delegation to visit Iran soon -officials 

* U.N. nuclear watchdog's reports show conflicts with Iran festering 

* Saudi-led coalition targets Yemen sites after attempted drone attack -state media 

EGYPT

* Qatar, Egypt agree to supply fuel and basic building materials to Gaza strip 

* Egypt's Petrojet, UAE firm sign oil and gas cooperation agreement 

* EFG Hermes Q3 Consol Profit Falls 

* Egyptian court sentences former MP to five years on false news charge - source 

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi Exchange Approves Development Works Food Request To Transfer To Main Market 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* Airbus jet demand hopes bolstered by Dubai orders -CEO 

* UAE to invest $10 bln in Brazil over 10 years, Brazil's Guedes says 

* ADNOC, TAQA form partnership to boost renewables 

* Etihad may reduce Airbus, Boeing jets orders, CEO says 

* Israel eyes U.S., UAE-backed climate projects with Jordan 

* CBUAE Issues New Guidance On AML/CFT For Licensed Exchange Houses

* Dubai's Al Habtoor plans share offering in Q3 2022 - Al Arabiya TV 

QATAR

* Qatar emir appoints state auditor as central bank governor 

KUWAIT

* Kuwait Finance And Investment Board Elects Suleiman Khalid Yousef Al Fulij As Chairman 

* AXA Gulf Appoints New Chairman And Board Of Directors Following Acquisition BY GIG 

* Kuwait's Warba Bank Starts Selling Dollar Sukuk At Around 4.375% - Document 

BAHRAIN

* Bahrain's nogaholding aims to broaden energy interests beyond oil and gas 

* Gulf Air And Egyptair Agree On Expanding The Fields Of Cooperation 

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


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