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Oman finance ministry to issue $2.5bn sukuk to plug budget gap

Oman finance ministry to issue $2.5bn sukuk to plug budget gap

The bonds will consist of a $1 billion five-year issue and a $1.5 billion ten-year issue, finance ministry officials confirmed

Saudi Arabia to issue sukuk for real estate fund

Fund is largest financer for country’s real estate sector, says housing minister

Saudi banks Jazira, Bilad planning local sukuk issues

Two of the kingdom’s smaller banks are hoping to sell bonds to bolster their capital reserves

Dubai's Noor Bank picks banks for dollar-denominated sukuk issue

Lender to hold meetings with investors from Tuesday

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