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Saudi stock exchange to trade government debt

Saudi stock exchange to trade government debt

Since late 2015, the government has offered about $5.3bn of domestic bonds to local banks every month

Saudi stocks slide in early trade after gov't cutback plans

Government said it would cut ministers' salaries by 20 percent and scale back financial perks for public sector workers

Major Gulf stock markets retreat after crude tumbled

Petrochemical shares weigh on Saudi after oil tumbled 4%

Gulf may pull back after retreats in oil, global stocks

Brent crude loses 2.7% at the weekend for largest drop in a month

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
MANAZEL CO / PVT AED 0.65 0.08 14.04 %
RAK PROPERTIES AED 0.79 0.04 5.33 %
RAK CEMENT CO AED 0.91 0.03 3.41 %
SHARJAH ISLAMIC AED 1.52 0.03 2.01 %
AD NATL ENERGY AED 0.51 0.01 2.00 %
DANA GAS AED 0.57 0.01 1.79 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
WATANIA CO AED 0.80 -0.08 -9.09 %
SUDATEL AED 0.73 -0.07 -8.75 %
ARKAN BLD MT CO AED 0.98 -0.04 -3.92 %
AD ISLAMIC BK AED 3.79 -0.09 -2.32 %
AGTHIA GROUP AED 6.90 -0.10 -1.43 %
INT FISH FARMING AED 3.97 -0.04 -1.00 %
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