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With the Dubai stock market up 31% this year, it is evident that investor confidence in the MidEast is improving

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UAE markets rise on Q2 earnings ahead of Eid holiday

Dubai's benchmark rises 1.9% as Arabtec closes up 1.3% after dropping as much as 6.5% earlier in session

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Bahrain telco Batelco Q2 net profit slumps 22.4%

Former monopoly has reported declining profits in 16 of the previous 19 quarters

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Gulf markets set to consolidate before Eid

Bourses in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait already closed

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AD SHIPBLDG CO. 0.32 14.81 %
RAK CMT & CONST 0.21 14.09 %
AL-QAIWAIN CMNT 0.17 13.93 %
FINANCE HOUSE 0.30 9.68 %
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OM & EM INV -0.17 -9.55 %
BUHAIRA NAT INS -0.40 -9.41 %
GREEN CRS INS CO -0.07 -6.03 %
BANK OF SHARJAH -0.05 -2.70 %
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