December 2, 2019 / 4:08 AM / 4 days ago

MIDEAST - Factors to watch - December 2

DUBAI, Dec 2 (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.

INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL

* GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks tick up on upbeat China factory reports, trade talk hopes

* Oil jumps on Chinese factory growth, hopes for deeper OPEC cuts

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets advance on hopes of reduced Gulf tensions

* PRECIOUS-Gold dips on upbeat dollar, positive China data

* Parliament approves Iraqi prime minister’s resignation

* Lebanese trade minister says central bank was asked to halve interest rates -Al Jadeed

* OPEC and allies may deepen oil cuts to 1.6 mln bpd -Iraq

* Pro-government supporters rally in Algeria to back planned elections

* Turkey and Azerbaijan mark completion of TANAP pipeline to take gas to Europe

* President Trump speaks with Israel’s Netanyahu about Iran, other issues

EGYPT

* BRIEF-Orascom Investment Holding Posts 9-Month Standalone Loss

SAUDI ARABIA

* Saudi Arabia releases 11 people questioned over foreign ties -official

* BRIEF-Saudi Exchange Says Foreigners Buy A Net 2.67 Bln Riyals Of Stocks In November

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

* BRIEF-Emaar Misr Signs Contract With Arabtec Constructions To Build Greek Village Housing Complex

KUWAIT

* BRIEF-Kuwait’s KFH Says Bahrain C.Bank Gives Go-Ahead For AUB Acquisition

* BRIEF-BLME And Boubyan Bank In Advanced Talks On All Cash Offer For Entire BLME Shares

* BRIEF-Kuwait’s KAPP Concludes Public Offering of Shamal Azzour Al-Oula

BAHRAIN

* BRIEF-GFH Seeks Shareholders’ Approval On Board Proposal To Issue Upto $500 Mln Sukuk

OMAN

* BRIEF-Oman Education And Training Investment Appoints Hassan Al-Nasseb As Chairman

Reporting by Dubai Newsroom

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