Factors to watch - September 28

DUBAI, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Wednesday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia markets slugged by recession risk, dollar strength

* Oil prices mixed as Hurricane Ian output cuts support, dollar weighs

* PRECIOUS-Gold prices drop on firmer dollar, hawkish Fed talk

* MIDEAST STOCKS-Most Gulf markets rebound; Abu Dhabi extends losses

* Russia seen suggesting OPEC+ cuts oil output by 1 mln bpd - source

* Europe investigates 'attacks' on Russian gas pipelines to Europe


* Egypt bought 3.5 million tonnes of wheat since the start of current fiscal year - minister

* Egypt posts 85.4% increase in tourist arrivals in first half of 2022 - CAPMAS

* Egypt's import squeeze hobbles economy as dollars run short


* Saudi king names crown prince MbS as prime minister

* Saudi Arabia's wealth fund hires banks for debut green bonds

* Saudi NEOM's tech unit rebrands, invests $1 bln in 2022 -CEO

* Saudi Arabia's Acwa Power targets 120 gigawatts of power capacity in next 10 years (The National)


* Qatar Investment Authority launches new market making initiative


* U.S. OKs potential sale of rounds for Abrams tanks to Kuwait (Compiled by Dubai newsroom)

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