January 6, 2014 / 5:26 AM / in 4 years

MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - Jan 6

DUBAI, Jan 6 (Reuters) - 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.


* GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares tumble to 2-week low on China services PMI

* Brent tops $107 in rebound; gains limited by Libyan supply

* Gold climbs to near 3 week high as stock markets dip

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Dubai slips after margin lending rules change; most regional up

* Iraqi air force strikes city to try to oust al Qaeda

* Western-backed Syrian opposition re-elects Jarba as leader

* Libya restarts El Sharara oilfield but new protest erupts in west


* Egypt convicts activists in one case, opens probe into another

* Egypt’s wheat supply sufficient to last until April 23 - minister


* UAE mkt regulator changes margin lending rules, penalties

* UAE sets rules to develop covered bonds market


* Saudi King backs Israeli-Palestinian push, Kerry says


* Kuwait 6-mth budget surplus down 15 pct as spending jumps


* Oman budget surplus widens slightly to $1.6 bln in Jan-Nov

* Oman nominal GDP +2.6 pct y/y in Jan-Sept 2013

* Oman inflation edges up to 0.6 pct y/y in Nov (Compiled by Dubai newsroom)

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