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Saudi's Tadawul crosses 11,000-mark
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Saudi's Tadawul crosses 11,000-mark

The Middle East’s largest index has risen 12% since authorities announced foreign investment would be liberated

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Hong Kong to hold roadshows for first sukuk issue next week

A meetings will be held in Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Doha, Abu Dhabi and London

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UAE regulator approves 60.53 percent stake sale in Abu Dhabi's Watania

MB UAE Investments and Al Madina Insurance to buy the shares

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Arabtec speculation lifts Dubai’s bourse

Speculation continues as to who will buy the stake from Hasan Ismaik

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
EMIRATES INS CO AED 7.50 0.60 8.70 %
EM DRIVING CO AED 4.40 0.15 3.53 %
ESHRAQ PROP AED 1.36 0.02 1.49 %
AL KHAZNA INS CO AED 0.70 0.01 1.45 %
EMIRATES TELECOM AED 11.65 0.15 1.30 %
AGTHIA GROUP AED 5.60 0.05 0.90 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
GULF LIVESTOCK AED 3.62 -0.40 -9.95 %
UNION CEMENT AED 1.57 -0.17 -9.77 %
RAK CERAMICS AED 3.50 -0.35 -9.09 %
AD COMMERCIAL BK AED 8.01 -0.49 -5.76 %
METHAQ AED 1.24 -0.04 -3.12 %
UNION NATL BK AED 6.75 -0.15 -2.17 %
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Gulftainer's US move is a storm in a teacup

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Smart start-ups are giving traditional market places a run for their money, says Khaldoon Tabaza

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Why the Alitalia deal is Etihad's boldest move yet

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Implementing corporate governance in family firms

Implementing corporate governance in family firms

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Why the global recovery is so slow

Why the global recovery is so slow

A more plausible financial explanation for the disappointing global recovery starts with balance sheets that have been distorted by decades of increasing borrowing

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The legacy of Benjamin and Barack

The legacy of Benjamin and Barack

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