June 18 (Bloomberg) -- Dubai’s benchmark DFM General Index climbed 0.7 percent, the most since June 11, to 1,473.64 at the close in the emirate. Qatar’s QE Index rose 0.3 percent, snapping a four-day decline.
The following shares were active in the Persian Gulf region. Stock symbols are in parentheses.
Arabtec Holding PJSC (ARTC UH) gained 1.1 percent, the biggest advance since June 5, to 2.85 dirhams. The largest builder in the United Arab Emirates by market value may be involved in property projects in China, the company’s shareholder Aabar Investments PJSC said.
Tamweel PJSC (TAMWEEL UH) increased the most in a week, rising 0.9 percent to 1.18 dirhams. The Dubai-based mortgage lender hired three banks to set up investor meetings for the possible sale of an asset-backed dollar-denominated Islamic bond, three investors familiar with the plans said.
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