MUSCAT SECURITIES MARKET GAINS 7 POINTS

Muscat, - Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general index (30) today added 7.4 points, comprising a rise by 0.13 percent to close at 5557.36 points, compared to the last session, which stood at 5549.95 points.

The trading value today stood at Omani Riyals (RO) 2,759,935, comprising a rise by 21.9 percent compared to the last session, which stood at RO 2,264,929, Oman News Agency reported.

The report released by MSM pointed out that the market value rose by 0.031 percent to reach about RO 17.61 billion.

The report added that the value of shares bought by non-Omani investors reached RO 885,000, comprising 32.07 percent. The value of shares sold by non-Omani investors reached RO 946,000 comprising 34.26 percent. The net non-Omani investment declined by 2.20 percent to RO 61,000. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency