MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - May 18

Thu May 18, 2017 3:50am GMT

DUBAI May 18 (Reuters) - 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.


* GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia falls as White House turmoil hits risk sentiment, dollar bruised

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Real estate sector lifts Egypt, Saudi volumes rise before Ramadan

* Oil prices dip as supply remains ample despite output cuts

* PRECIOUS-Gold holds gains as U.S. political worries hit dollar

* Middle East Crude-Dubai holds steady after Chinaoil's purchases

* U.S. decries Washington brawl during Turkish president's visit

* U.S. extends sanctions relief under Iran nuclear deal   Continued...

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