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MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - Sept 15

DUBAI, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Sunday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* Gold heads for worst week since June on Syria, Fed

* GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rise, gold in worst week since June

* Oil creeps higher with market on edge over Syria

* U.S., Russia agree on Syria weapons, Obama says force still option

* Syrian opposition elects moderate Islamist as prime minister

* Al Qaeda faction in Syria announces offensive on fellow rebels

* Tribesmen blow up Yemen's main oil export pipeline - government official

* Iran's Rouhani says wants nuclear issue resolved, but draws lines


* Egypt extends state of emergency by two months

* Egypt pursues crackdown on Sinai militants as protests held

* Egypt may impose anti-dumping duty on Turkish steel imports -source

* Zawahri condemns crackdown on Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood

* Cairo accuses Gaza's Hamas of training Egyptian militants

* Egypt owes foreign oil companies $6 billion, says PM

* Egypt budget deficit soars to $31.92 bln at end of 2012-13 financial year

* Yields on Egypt 6- and 12-month T-bills tumble ahead of c.bank meeting


* Serbia seeks to borrow up to $3 billion from UAE - official

* Virgin Mobile Middle East launches services in Malaysia

* Dubai's non-oil trade with Iran shrinks 12 pct in H1


* Saudi Aramco, Total see Jubail refinery exports from Sept

* Saudi oil min says ready to meet crude demand

* Saudi Telecom resolves $1.2 bln loan issue with creditors -sources

* -Saudi Khodari sees labour fee impact for a few more quarters (Compiled by Dubai newsroom)