Kuwaiti stocks up 0.8 percent on expectations of foreign inflows

Kuwaiti stocks rose nearly 0.8 percent in early trade on Tuesday, helped by expectations that its inclusion in the FTSE Russell emerging market index will trigger more foreign fund flows. The first phase of its entry to the index began on Monday and the second stage will be on Dec. 24. "There's

Economic growth in Israel slows in Second Quarter of 2018

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's economy grew an annualised 1.8 percent in the second quarter of 2018, slower than previously thought, weighed down by a steeper drop in exports and a decline in consumer spending, the Central Bureau of Statistics said in a second estimate. In a preliminary estimate last month, the