MIDEAST STOCKS – Factors to watch – Feb 14 – Reuters

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DUBAI Feb 14 Here are some factors that may
affect Middle East stock markets on Sunday. Reuters has not
verified the press reports and does not vouch for their


* GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares gain as global economy fears ease;
oil rallies

* Oil rockets from 12-year low on renewed talk of OPEC cut

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets slump on weak oil, global equities;
Egypt’s CIB plunges

* Gold heads for best week since 2011 on safe-haven appeal

* Syrian army gains ground around Aleppo, looks to Raqqa

* Red Cross says delivers medical aid to Taiz in Yemen

* Iraq’s Sadr calls for technocratic government, swift

* Iran exporting 1.3 mln bpd of crude, set to increase

* Cancellation of Iran oil contracts’ presentation signals

* Iran’s windfall from nuclear deal cut in half by debts
-U.S. official

* Caspian oil swap deal could revive if Iran offers right
price – ENOC

* Iraq expects to load less Basra crude in March vs Feb –

* Bank of England sets out stall for Islamic deposits in
first for Western central bank

* Morocco’s BCP to invest $41 mln in Islamic subsidiary

* FACTBOX-Middle East power plant plans for 2016


* In rare move, Egypt’s GASC postpones wheat tender results

* Egypt central bank says it injected $14 bln in three
months to ease dollar crunch

* General Motors to resume operations in Egypt

* Egypt says to issue one-year $1 billion treasury bill -c.
bank stmnt

* Egypt’s CIB to raise up to $1 billion to fund growth

* Yields on Egypt’s T-bills rise at auction on Thursday

* Egyptian pound weakens on black market, steady at official


* Saudi Arabia confirms will send deployment to Turkey base

* Saudi developer ACWA Power plans $8 bln debt raising

* Saudi’s Middle East Healthcare Co reschedules float for
March – CMA


* Abu Dhabi Q4 earnings estimates

* Dubai Q4 earnings estimates

* Dubai Petroleum says gas leak occured at Fateh oilfield
Thursday, operations now resumed

* Dubai Holding Commercial Operations Group 2015 net profit
up 25 pct

* Central Asia’s tallest tower, being built in Kazakhstan,
hit by fire

* Debt deal for Dubai’s Limitless closer after Silver Point

* Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala seeking $2 bln loan refinancing –


* Qatar Q4 earnings estimates

* Qatar January inflation edges up to 2.8 pct


* Kuwait Q4 earnings estimates

* Kuwait Petroleum International says oil prices could reach
$50 a barrel mid-2017

* Kuwait says to sign Eurofighter deal with Italy next week


* Oman Q4 earnings estimates

* Oman leader Sultan Qaboos to travel to Germany for medical


* Bahrain Q4 earnings estimates

(Compiled by Dubai newsroom)

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