UPDATE 1-MIDEAST STOCKS-Dubai leads Gulf markets up after Iran nuclear deal

April 5, 2015 7:16 AM

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DUBAI, April 5 (Reuters) - Dubai's stock market led Gulf bourses higher in early trade on Sunday as investors reacted to Iran's deal with world powers on its disputed nuclear programme.

If confirmed in a final agreement by a June 30 deadline, the nuclear deal could eventually hurt Gulf economies to some degree by lifting international sanctions and allowing more Iranian oil onto the market, pushing down crude prices. Brent oil plunged nearly 4.0 percent on Thursday in an initial re...

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