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Kuwait opens door for foreign operator to own part of stock market
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Kuwait opens door for foreign operator to own part of stock market

Friday, 27 March 2015 9:50 AM

Senior gov't official says Kuwait Stock Exchange may offer up to 44% of its shares to foreign bourse operator

Gulf markets, economies can cope with escalating Yemen conflict
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Gulf markets, economies can cope with escalating Yemen conflict

Thursday, 26 March 2015 3:50 PM

Analysts say the GCC has almost zero economic exposure to Yemen but war would dent confidence of international investors

Borse Dubai rules out Nasdaq OMX Group stake sale
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Borse Dubai rules out Nasdaq OMX Group stake sale

Thursday, 26 March 2015 1:17 PM

Borse Dubai earlier announced the sale of its 17.5% stake in London Stock Exchange

Dubai to sell $2.2bn stake in London Stock Exchange
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Dubai to sell $2.2bn stake in London Stock Exchange

Thursday, 26 March 2015 11:34 AM

Borse Dubai's exit will leave Qatar Investment Authority as the biggest shareholder

Saudi hardware retailer SACO to launch share sale in April
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Saudi hardware retailer SACO to launch share sale in April

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 7:32 PM

Subscription for the initial public offering will open on April 22 and run until April 28, says Capital Market Authority

Saudi Arabia's bourse tumbles on worries about valuations, Yemen
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Saudi Arabia's bourse tumbles on worries about valuations, Yemen

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 4:56 PM

Broad sell-off sees main Saudi index sinking by 5%, its biggest daily drop in three months

Dubai's Amlak to seek backing to lift six-year trading halt
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Dubai's Amlak to seek backing to lift six-year trading halt

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 2:32 PM

Mortgage lender will hold a shareholder meeting on April 16 in bid to end trading suspension in shares

Stock markets: Gulf bourses neutral to negative in slow trade
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Stock markets: Gulf bourses neutral to negative in slow trade

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:12 PM

Emaar Properties slipped 2.6%, while Dubai Parks and Resorts jumped 2.2%

Saudi real estate shares tumble on land tax decision
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Saudi real estate shares tumble on land tax decision

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 1:23 PM

Property stocks fall after cabinet approves a proposal to tax undeveloped land in urban areas

Stock markets: Gulf bourses positive; Oman rises after ruler's return
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Stock markets: Gulf bourses positive; Oman rises after ruler's return

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 12:29 PM

Muscat index climbed 0.6 percent as most traded stocks rose

Dubai's Aster DM Healthcare to launch IPO in Q3
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Dubai's Aster DM Healthcare to launch IPO in Q3

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 11:04 AM

Listing may be in Mumbai or London, according to managing director and chairman Dr Azad Moopen

Stock markets: Gulf bourses stand still as oil ends rally
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Stock markets: Gulf bourses stand still as oil ends rally

Monday, 23 March 2015 11:43 AM

Oil prices dropped after Saudi Arabia said it would not cut its output to defend prices

Stock markets: Gulf bourses mixed; Arabtec dampens Dubai
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Stock markets: Gulf bourses mixed; Arabtec dampens Dubai

Sunday, 22 March 2015 12:20 PM

Dubai blue chips Emaar Properties and Dubai Islamic Bank rose 0.9 and 1.3 percent respectively

Stock markets: Gulf bourses fall alongside oil, Dubai start-ups strong
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Stock markets: Gulf bourses fall alongside oil, Dubai start-ups strong

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 11:54 AM

Dubai led losses, coming under renewed pressure from blue chips and ex-dividend stocks

Stock markets: Gulf consolidates, Kuwait slips on tax plan
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Stock markets: Gulf consolidates, Kuwait slips on tax plan

Tuesday, 17 March 2015 12:19 PM

Brent crude held near $54 a barrel on Tuesday after touching a six-week low


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